The special sessions will emphasize “Frontiers in FG”. FG 2013 plans special sessions on the following topics:

- Automatic Sign Language Recognition, Analysis, and Synthesis
- Face and Gestures in Medicine
- Expression and Micro-Expression Analysis: From Psychology to Computer Vision

Authors submitting papers will have the opportunity to request their submission to be considered for one of these special sessions.

Submission details for special session and panel proposals are available (click here for details). Special session papers will be part of the conference proceedings and will be reviewed with the regular conference submissions.

Important dates

“FG Frontiers” Special Session proposals due: July 6, 2012
Special session proposal notification: July 13, 2012
Register paper in CMT by: September 21, 2012 (deadline extended!)
Paper submissions due: September 24, 2012 (deadline extended!)
Author notification: November 5, 2012
Panel proposals due: November 30, 2012
Panel proposal notification: December 5, 2012
Final camera-ready papers due: January 15, 2013
Main conference: April 23-25, 2013