Welcome to RecPad 2015, the 21th edition of the Portuguese Conference on Pattern Recognition, organized by the APRP (Associação Portuguesa de Reconhecimento de Reconhecimento de Padrões - Portuguese Association for Pattern Recognition).

This year RecPad is held at the University of the Algarve, Faro, on October 30, 2015.

Authors are invited to submit a two (2) paged extended abstracts, high-quality papers on topics in artificial intelligence, image processing and machine vision. Papers covering theoretical and/or applied work on computer vision are invited. All papers will be reviewed "double blind", normally by two members of our Technical Program Committee. Reviews will judge submissions on originality, empirical results, quality of evaluation, and presentation. The accepted papers will be compiled and distributed only in electronic format.

Please note that RecPad 2015 is a single track meeting with only poster presentations and will include one keynote presentation.


Submission of Papers: September 4, 2015 September 11, 2015 (extended)

Notification of Paper Acceptance: September 25, 2015 September 29, 2015 (extended)

Submission of Camera-ready Papers: October 9, 2015

Author Registration: October 9, 2015

Conference: October 30, 2015


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The RecPad 2015 organizing committee acknowledges the support given by the University of the Algarve (UALG) , Portuguese Association for Pattern Recognition (APRP) and Centro de Investigação Tecnológica do Algarve (CINTAL)