Last deadline extended:   May 1st, 2017 (Important dates below)

The MCPR2017 Postgraduate Students' Meeting (MCPR2017-PSM) has been designed for bringing together Master and PhD students in order to discuss their research with a panel of both  students and senior researchers in the area of Pattern Recognition. MCPR2017-PSM will be held in Huatulco, Mexico from June 21 to June 24, 2017
The main objectives of the MCPR2017-PSM are:
-Provide feedback on participants' research and advices for future directions.
-Promote interaction with other researches.
-Promote a spirit of collaborative research and participation in conference events.
Both Master and PhD students are invited to submit papers related (but not limited) to the following areas:
- Bioinformatics                        
- Neural Networks
- Computer Vision                       
- Neural Networks and Associative Memories
- Data Mining                           
- Parallel and Distributed Pattern Recognition
- Document Processing and Recognition   
- Pattern Recognition Principles
- Discrete Geometry                     
- Robotics & Remote Sensing Applications of Pattern Recognition
- Fuzzy and Hybrid Techniques in Pattern Recognition       
- Shape and Texture Analysis
- Image Coding, Processing and Analysis 
- Signal Processing and Analysis
- Industrial and Medical Applications   
- Special Hardware Architectures of Pattern Recognition
- Logical Combinatorial Pattern         
- Statistical & Structural Pattern Recognition Recognition
- Mathematical Morphology               
- Voice and Speech Recognition
- Natural Language Processing and Recognition

Paper submission:

All the 10 pages postgraduated students' meeting papers must include:  
-Research problem to solve
-Research Methodology
-Main contribution
-Results achieved and their validity

Papers must be elaborated based on this Microsoft Word 2007 Template (please follow instructions for using the template contained in the PDF file).

You can find here the Author Guidelines document in order to know how the paper should be structured, how elements (headings, figures, references, etc.) should be located, etc.   

Accepted papers will be published in Research in Computing Science (ISSN: 1870-406) Vol. 133 and will be presented in the conference as poster.


Papers (in PDF format) must be sent to:

Best Paper Award:

Based on the quality presentation and originality content, the best paper award will be conferred to the author of a paper presented in the conference.

Review Process:

All the papers (PDF) will be submitted in English. All submissions will be rigorously reviewed (taking in to account technical content, originality, and relevance) by a designed Technical Committee.

After the review process, the best ranked papers will be supported via Scholarship which includes: accommodation and conference dinner

Technical committee (to be completed): 

-Vicente Alarcón
-Everardo Bárcenas
-Maya Carrillo
-Jorge De la Calleja
-Anilu Franco
-Jorge Galván
-J. Angel González
-Juan M. González
-Felix González
-Josefina Guerrero
-Carlos Guillén

-Raudel Hernández
-Manuel Lazo
-Rafael Lemuz
-Agustín León
-Rocío Lizárraga
-Manuel Martin
-Iván Olmos
-Airel Perez
-David Pinto
-Ansel Rodríguez
-Roberto Rosas
-Daniel Valdés

Important dates:

- Deadline for submission: 
      March 13, April 17    May 1, 2017
- Notification of acceptance:      April 17,   May 17     May 24, 2017
- Camera ready:                     
April 28,   May 24     May 30, 2017
- Postgraduate Students’ meeting: June 21-24, 2017


Send questions/comments about MCPR2017-PSM to the following e-mail:

MCPR2017-PSM Organizing committee:

J. Arturo Olvera-Lopez (BUAP, Puebla, Mexico)
J. Ariel Carrasco-Ochoa (INAOE, Puebla, Mexico)

J. Francisco Martinez-Trinidad (INAOE, Puebla, Mexico)