We call for papers and abstracts exploring shortcomings in current vision and language models covering topics including but not limited to
Analysis of current vision and language models Analysis of current tasks and datasets Novel evaluation metrics Novel vision and language tasks Other pertinent work about shortcomings of vision and language
Papers must describe substantial, original, completed and unpublished work. Paper submissions must be anonymous and will receive at least 2 peer-reviews. They may consist of up to six (6) pages of content, plus unlimited pages for references; camera-ready versions of accepted papers will be given two additional pages of content (up to 8 pages) so that reviewers’ comments can be taken into account. They will be presented both in the Spotlight talks and the Poster session. They will be published by Springer after the workshop.
Abstracts can describe work in progress, work under review, accepted to be published elsewhere or already published work. They may consist of up to two (2) page of content, plus additional pages for references. Abstract submissions are subject to single-blind review to evaluate relevancy to the workshop topics. Accepted abstracts will be posted online on the workshop website and will be presented both in the Spotlight talks and the Poster session.
Submission Instructions are available on the workshop website
Paper submission deadline: July 9, 2018 Abstract submission deadline: July 30, 2018 Paper and abstract notification: August 4, 2018 Abstract final version upload: August 25, 2018 Workshop date: September 8, 2018 Paper camera-ready: September 30, 2018
All deadlines are 11:59 PM in CET timezone.
Confirmed Invited Speakers: Aishwarya Agrawal, Georgia Institute of Technology Yoav Artzi, Cornell Tech Mario Fritz, Max Planck Institute for Informatics
Organizers: Raffaella Bernardi, University of Trento Dhruv Batra, Georgia Institute of Technology and Research Scientist, Facebook AI Research Raquel Fernandez, University of Amsterdam Spandana Gella, University of Edinburgh Kushal Kafle, Rochester Institute of Technology Stefan Lee, Georgia Institute of Technology Moin Nabi, SAP SE
The workshop is sponsored by SAP SE and endorsed by the European Network on Integrating Vision and Language (iV&L Net) ICT COST Action.