PCS 2022 : Picture Coding Symposium
PCS 2022 : Picture Coding Symposium

PCS 2022 : Picture Coding Symposium

San Jose, California, USA
Event Date: December 07, 2022 - December 09, 2022
Submission Deadline: July 01, 2022
Notification of Acceptance: September 15, 2022
Camera Ready Version Due: September 30, 2022

Call for Papers

The Picture Coding Symposium (PCS) is an international forum devoted to advances in visual data coding. Established in 1969, it has the longest history of any conference in this area. The 36th event in the series, PCS 2022, will convene in San Jose, California, USA, the heart of Silicon Valley and the cultural and technological epicenter of Northern California.


PCS 2022 invites you to submit work that pushes the boundaries of image and video coding. The following list contains some examples, but it is not an exhaustive list:

Image and video coding
Model-based and synthetic coding
Screen content coding
Multimodal coding and processing
Learning-based image and video coding
Compressed-domain image/video analysis
Datasets for learning-based visual coding and analysis
Image and video coding for machines
Multi-task image and video coding
Virtual, augmented, and mixed reality coding
360° and multi-view video processing and coding
Point cloud processing and coding
Light field processing and coding
Immersive and volumetric video
Representation, analysis and coding of 3D scenes
Emerging standards for visual data coding
Objective and subjective quality assessment
Transcoding and adaptive streaming
Optimized streaming methods
Real-time video communications
Error robustness, resilience and concealment
Low complexity video compression
Network-, edge- and cloud-based coding
Energy management in compression
Hardware architectures
Protection and integrity of visual data

Paper Submission

Prospective authors are invited to submit papers for the Symposium, in English, using the template provided, with a font size of 10 pt and maximum length of five (5) pages including all results, figures and references. Submissions will be accepted only in PDF. Online submission will be available through the symposium web site. We will be submitting the proceedings for publication to IEEEXplore, Scopus and EI indexed.

Note: The conference is currently still preparing for a physical event. In this case paper author-presenters are expected to attend the event unless personal, corporate, or national restrictions apply.

Should it be necessary to run the conference as an on-line or hybrid event, authors will be requested to submit recorded videos of their presentations.

Important Dates

Submissions of Special Session Proposals 31 May 2022
Special Session Acceptance Notification 10 June 2022
Paper Submission 01 July 2022
Notification of Paper Acceptance 15 September 2022
Submission of Camera-Ready Papers 30 September 2022


PCS 2022 : Picture Coding Symposium will take place in San Jose, California, USA. It’s a 3 days event starting on Dec 7, 2022 (Wednesday) and will be winded up on Dec 9, 2022 (Friday).

PCS 2022 falls under the following areas: VIDEO CODING, IMAGE CODING, etc. Submissions for this Symposium can be made by Jul 1, 2022. Authors can expect the result of submission by Sep 15, 2022. Upon acceptance, authors should submit the final version of the manuscript on or before Sep 30, 2022 to the official website of the Symposium.

Please check the official event website for possible changes before you make any travelling arrangements. Generally, events are strict with their deadlines. It is advisable to check the official website for all the deadlines.

Other Details of the PCS 2022

  • Short Name: PCS 2022
  • Full Name: Picture Coding Symposium
  • Timing: 09:00 AM-06:00 PM (expected)
  • Fees: Check the official website of PCS 2022
  • Event Type: Symposium
  • Website Link:
  • Location/Address: San Jose, California, USA

Credits and Sources

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