Computer Vision Related Societies

There are a number of professional and educational societies for computer vision researchers. These are primarily national organizations, but include a few international umbrella organizations. Many run Conferences and Workshops and a few publish journals.

Computer Vision resources include:

Societies by Country

Societies are mostly listed by country, with some by region. International often indicates a federation of societies rather than a society with individual members.

For more information on the topics, contact information, etc. see the annotated Computer Vision Bibliography or the Complete Conference Listing for Computer Vision and Image Analysis

Society, Asia
  * *Asian Federation of Computer Vision

Society, Australia
  * *Australian Pattern Recognition Society

Society, Austria
  * *Austrian Association for Pattern Recognition

Society, Belgium
  * *AVS: Scientific Research Community Audio-Visual Systems

Society, Canada
  * *Canadian Image Processing and Pattern Recognition Society
  * *Canadian Institute of Geomatics

Society, Europe
  * *EURASIP: European Association for Signal Processing
  * *European Computer Vision Network

Society, Finland
  * *Pattern Recognition Society of Finland

Society, France
  * *French Association for Pattern Recognition and Interpretation

Society, Germany
  * *DAGM: The German Association for Pattern Recognition
  * *Deutsche Gesellschaft für Photogrammetrie und Fernerkundung e.V.
  * *German Society for Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Geoinformation

Society, Image Analysis
  * *GigE Vision Standard
  * *JPEG: Joint Photographic Experts Group
  * *MPEG Industry Forum
  * *MPEG: Moving Picture Experts Group

Society, India
  * *Indian Society for Remote Sensing
  * *Indian Unit for Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence

Society, International
  * *ASTM E57 committee on 3D imaging systems
  * *Biometrics Alliance
  * *Cartography and Geographic Information Society
  * *IAPR: International Association for Pattern Recognition
  * *International Cartographic Association
  * *International Center for Remote Sensing of Environment
  * *International Federation of Information Processing
  * *International Federation of Robotics
  * *International Federation of Robotics
  * *International Graphonomics Society
  * *International Imaging Industry Association I3A
  * *ISIF: International Society of Information Fusion
  * *ISPRS: International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
  * *SPIE: The International Society for Optical Engineering

Society, Ireland
  * *Irish Pattern Recognition and Classification Society

Society, Italy
  * *Italian Association for Pattern Recognition

Society, Japan
  * *IEICE
  * *Information Processing Society of Japan: Computer Vision and Image Media
  * *Machine Vision and Application Organization

Society, JPEG
  * *JPEG: Joint Photographic Experts Group

Society, MPEG
  * *MPEG: Moving Picture Experts Group

Society, New Zealand
  * *National group of New Zealand in Image and Vision Computing

Society, Norway
  * *Norwegian Society for Image Processing and Pattern Recognition

Society, Poland
  * *Association for Image Processing, Poland (TPO)

Society, Spain
  * *Spanish Association of Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis

Society, Sweden
  * *Swedish Society for Automated Image Analysis

Society, The Netherlands
  * *Nederlandse Vereniging voor Patroonherkenning en Beeldverwerking

Society, UK
  * *BMVA: British Machine Vision Association
  * *UKIVA: The UK Industrial Vision Association

Society, US
  * *ASPRS: American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
  * *Audio and Video Coding Standard Workgroup of China
  * *Computer Vision Foundation
  * *Embedded Vision Alliance
  * *IEEE Circuits and Systems Society
  * *IEEE Computer Society: TC PAMI
  * *IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Society
  * *IEEE Robotics and Automation Society
  * *IEEE Signal Processing Society
  * *Optical Society of America

For more information on the topics, contact information, etc. see the annotated Computer Vision Bibliography or the Complete Conference Listing for Computer Vision and Image Analysis