Extended deadline:   April 16th, 2018  (See dates below)

The MCPR2018 Postgraduate Students' Meeting (MCPR2018-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. MCPR2018-PSM will be held in Puebla, Mexico from June, 27th-30th, 2018
The main objectives of this Meeting 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  Formatting Instructions 

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

Papers must be sent (in PDF format) to :

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

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.

Technical committee: 

-Vicente Alarcón
-Everardo Bárcenas
-Maya Carrillo
-Jorge De la Calleja
-Anilu Franco 
-Jorge Galván
-J. Angel González 
-Juan M. González
-Felix González
-Josefina Guerrero
-Raudel Hernández
-Manuel Lazo
-Rafael Lemuz
-Agustín León
-Manuel Martin
-Iván Olmos
-Humberto Pérez
-Airel Pérez
-David Pinto
-Ansel Rodríguez
-Roberto Rosas
-Daniel Valdés

Important dates:

- Deadline for submission: 
      March 12th, April 16th, 2018
- Notification of acceptance:      April 16th,  May 22nd, 2018
- Camera ready:                     
  April 30th, May 29th, 2018
- Postgraduate Students’ meeting: June 27th-30th, 2018


MCPR2018-PSM Organizing committee:

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

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