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APSIPA ASC 2012 strongly encourages the organization of Special Sessions to supplement regular programs, aiming to bring together leading researchers and practitioners from around the world to present their latest research in emerging topics of signals and information. Special Session proposals should cover topics that relate to regular technical program tracks of APSIPA 2012, but are not limited to them. All submitted papers go through the same review process, and decisions of acceptance will be based on the special session committee and the review results. The special session organizers and all invited speakers will be required to register for the conference.


Submission of Special Session Proposal

Proposals should include short summary with the following information:


• Name of the organizer(s) of the special session

• A title of the special session

• The target track of the special session (see the 6 track names in the CFP)

• Session abstract (statement of the significance of the topic)

• Tentative titles and abstracts of at least 5 invited papers

• List of names who have agreed to contribute a paper in the session

• Short biography of special session organizer(s) that includes complete affiliation, address and email


Please submit your proposals before May 10, 2012 to the Special Session Co-Chair, Prof. Chia-Hung Yeh by email



Important Dates

Submission of Proposals for Special Sessions

Notification of Proposals Acceptance

Submission of Papers in Special Sessions

Notification of Papers Acceptance

May 10, 2012

May 31, 2012

* July 24, 2012

Aug. 30, 2012

* Deadline extended