IEEE Workshop on Biometric Recognition and its Applications 2013

(BR&A 2013)

To be held in conjunction with IEEE iThings.  


August 20-23, 2013

Beijing, China


Biometric recognition technologies with booming development have attracted more and more attentions from academia, industries and government agencies in recent years. IEEE Workshop on Biometric Recognition and its Application (BR&A 2013) will be held August 20-23 2013 at Beijing, China. The purpose is to promote international exchange of ideas in the fields and provide an opportunity for keeping abreast of the latest international developments. Conference website:


Novel papers are invited from both academic and industrial research institutions, describing original results, new technical implementations, or in-depth user studies, including but not limited to the following:


(01) Face Detection, Recognition and Tracking,

(02) Iris Recognition, Sensor Design

(03) Fingerprint Recognition

(04) Speaker Voice Recognition

(05) Writing and Signature Recognition

(06) Gait Recognition

(07) Palm Recognition

(08) Facial Expression Recognition

(09) Other biometrics recognition and processing

(10) Identification Based on Multi-biometrics data fusion

(11) Sensor Design

(12) Biometrics Database

(13) Biometrics Application Technique

(14) Biometrics for network

(15) Brain-computer interface


Authors are invited to submit papers (IEEE standard format, max 6 pages). The IEEE templates can be found at:

The submission deadline is May 31th 2013. All submissions should be written in English, the PDF file of your paper should be sent to:


All papers will be reviewed by the Program Committee, which will assess significance, originality, accuracy, and clarity. Workshop proceedings will be published in the proceedings of iThings'13 by IEEE Computer Society (EI indexed). Extended versions of selected papers will be considered for publication in several SCI-index international journals.


General Chair:

Jianhuang Lai, Sun Yat-sen University

Junying Gan, Wuyi University, China


Executive Co-Chairs:

Lianwen Jin, South China University of Technology

Lianglun Cheng, Guangdong University of Technology

Bing Luo, Wuyi University, China


Organizing Committee:

You Song, Beihang University

Ting Li, Wuyi University, China


Technical Program Committee:

Xia Li, Shenzhen University

Zhen Zhu, Foshan University

Zilu Ying, Wuyi University, China

Kaili Zhou, Wuyi University, China

Yaohua Hu, Dongguan University of Technology, China


Contact and Submission Email:




Important dates:

Submission deadline: June, 10, 2013

Notification of Acceptance: June, 20, 2013

Camera-ready due: July, 10, 2013

Conference: August 20-23, 2013