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ACM Multimedia Systems Conference Amherst, MA, USA, June 18 - 21, 2019
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PV 2019: 24th Packet Video Workshop


Important Information

  • Submission deadline: February 10, 2019
  • Acceptance notification: March 22, 2019
  • Camera-ready deadline: April 7, 2019
  • Online submission: TBD
  • Submission format: Max. 6 pages, using ACM style format

General Co-Chairs

  • Ramesh Sitaraman, University of Massachusetts Amherst, ramesh at
  • Weidong Mao, Comcast, weidong_mao at

TPC Co-Chairs

  • Zhi Li, Netflix, zli at
  • Xiaoqing Zhu, Cisco, xiaoqzhu at

The 24th Packet Video Workshop (PV 2019) is devoted to presenting technological advancements and innovations in video and multimedia transmission over packet networks. The workshop provides a unique venue for people from the multimedia and networking fields to meet, interact and exchange ideas. Its charter is to promote the research and development in both established and emerging areas of video streaming and multimedia networking. PV 2019 will be held in Amherst, MA, USA on June 18th, 2019 as a single-track event. The workshop will be co-located with ACM MMSys.

PV 2019 seeks submission of original work in all areas of multimedia networking, including cutting-edge research and novel applications. Authors are especially encouraged to submit papers with real-world experimental results and datasets. Topics of interest include (but are not limited to):

  • Adaptive media streaming, content storage, and content delivery
  • Novel technologies for interactive audiovisual communications
  • Next-generation/future video coding, point cloud compression
  • Cloud and P2P based multimedia
  • Video streaming over software-defined networks
  • Multimedia communications over future networks, such as information-centric networks next-generation 802.11ax networks and 5G wireless
  • Coding and streaming of immersive media, including virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), 360° video and multi-sensory systems
  • Machine learning in media coding and streaming systems
  • Standardization: DASH, MMT, CMAF, OMAF, MiAF, WebRTC, HTTP/2, QUIC, MPTCP, MSE, EME, WebXR, Hybrid Media, WAVE, etc.
  • Emerging applications: social media, game streaming, personal broadcast, healthcare, industry 4.0, multi-camera surveillance, smart transportation, etc.

Prospective authors are recommended to check the call for papers for both NOSSDAV and Packet Video workshops and submit their work based on the respective scopes. The workshop TPC chairs may redirect a submission or an accepted paper to the other workshop as they feel appropriate after notifying the authors.

Prospective authors are invited to submit an electronic version of full papers, in PDF format, up to six (6) printed pages in length (double column ACM style format) at the workshop Web site. The authors are also encouraged to regularly check the Web site for the latest information and updates. The proceedings will be published by ACM Digital Library.


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