International Workshop on Multimedia Streaming (MultiStreams2011) (MultiStreams2011)

Venue: Kochi

Location: Kochi, Kerala, India

Event Date/Time: Jul 22, 2011 End Date/Time: Jul 24, 2011
Registration Date: May 01, 2011
Early Registration Date: May 01, 2011
Abstract Submission Date: Mar 01, 2011
Paper Submission Date: Mar 01, 2011
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International Workshop on Multimedia Streaming (MultiStreams2011)

JULY 22 - 24, 2011, KOCHI, INDIA


The advances in computation and networking, as well as the occurrence of media sharing on the Internet have drastically

increased the availability of multimedia resources. There have been profound changes in the ways of multimedia acquisition,

distribution and consumption. Nowadays, streaming media based services are becoming the mainstream of multimedia consumption

and it is one of the most exciting and active research topics with continuing significant progress in the multimedia area.

The International Workshop on Multimedia Streaming (MultiStreams2011) aims to bring together academicians, researchers, and

industry experts to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of multimedia streaming

technologies. MultiStreams2011 is co-located with the First International Conference on Advances in Computing &

Communications (ACC 2011).

High-quality papers on multimedia streaming that at the time of submission are not under review or have not already been

published or accepted for publication elsewhere are solicited. Authors are invited to submit papers through EDAS Conference

Management System ( If you don't have an EDAS account yet, the above link

allows you to create it. Only PDF files (Springer format) will be accepted and reviewed (Single-column, 10pt and no longer

than 15 pages -including all figures and references).

All the accepted papers will be published by Springer in the series of Communications in Computer and Information Science

(CCIS). CCIS is abstracted/indexed in ISI Proceedings and Scopus. The accepted papers will also be included in the CCIS

Electronic Book Series hosted in the SpringerLink Digital Library.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

Advanced Video Coding Techniques
Advertisement, Payment, and Cashing Systems
Anonymity and Anti-Censorship
Business Models for Media Streaming and IPTV
Content Distribution Networks
Context- and Content-Aware Networks
Cross-Layer Adaptation and Optimization for Multimedia Services
Cross-Layer Design to Wireless/Mobile Video Streaming
Error Resilience, Protection and Recovery for Multimedia Services
Fault Tolerance and Robustness in Multimedia Streaming Networks
Filtering and Recommendation Systems
Free Software Technologies for Media Streaming
Integration of Wireless Mesh, Cellular and Ad Hoc Networks in Streaming Services
IPTV Service and Home Networking
Multimedia Proxy Caching
Multimedia Streaming Over P2P Networks
Overlay Networks and Application-Level Multicast
Performance Measurement and Monitoring of Streaming Systems
Privacy and Security in Media Distribution Systems
QoS Support in Overlay Networks
Reputation, Trust and Incentives in P2P Media Distribution Systems
Scalable and Network-Aware Video Coding Techniques
Solutions for Index Poisoning, Content Poisoning and DDoS Attacks
Traffic Dispersion Strategies for Multimedia Streaming

Important Dates 

Full Paper Submission: March 01, 2011
Acceptance Notification: April 10, 2011
Camera Ready Papers due: May 01, 2011
Registration Starts: April 16, 2011
Registration Closes: May 01, 2011
Conference: July 22-24, 2011

Technical Program Committee

Program Chairs

Pascal Lorenz, University of Haute Alsace, France
Fan Ye, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, USA
Trung Q. Duong, Blekinge Institute of Technology, Sweden

TPC Members

Alex Canovas, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain
Alvaro Suárez-Sarmiento, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Brent Lagesse, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA
Chung Shue Chen, INRIA-ENS, France
Debasis Giri, Haldia Institute of Technology, India
Doreen Miriam, Anna University, India
Duduku V Viswacheda, University Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia
Elsa Macías López, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Eugénia Bernardino, Polytechnic Institute of Leiria, Portugal
Fernando Boronat, Instituto de Investigación para la Gestión Integrada de Zonas Costeras, Spain
Jen-Wen Ding, National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences, Taiwan
Joel Rodrigues IT, University of Beira Interior, Portugal
Jorge Bernabé, University of Murcia, Poland
Jose Maria Alcaraz Calero, University of Murcia, Spain
Choong Seon Hong, Kyung Hee University, Korea
Juan M. Sánchez, University of Extremadura, Spain
Juan Marin Perez, University of Murcia, Poland
Lei Shu, Osaka University, Japan
Marc Gilg, University of Haute-Alsace, France
Marcelo Atenas, Universidad PolitAcnica de Valencia, Spain
Mario Montagud, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
Bao Vo Nguyen, Posts and Telecommunications Institute of Technology, Vietnam
Hans-Juergen Zepernick, Blekinge Institute of Technology, Sweden
Miguel Garcia, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain
Mohd Riduan Bin Ahmad, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia, Malaysia
Phan Cong-Vinh, London South Bank University, United Kingdom
Song Guo, University of British Columbia, Canada
Tin-Yu Wu, Tamkang University, Taiwan
Zhangbing Zhou, Institut Telecom & Management SudParis, France
Zuqing Zhu, Cisco System, USA

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