1. September 14: The conference was a huge success. Thanks to all the organizers, program committee members, authors, delegates and sponsors for their contribution to the conference.

  1. September 10: The next edition of BTAS will be held in Buffalo, NY (USA)

  1. September 10: A number of awards were given at BTAS 2015. Please see the Awards page for more details.

  1. September 1: The keynote talk on September 11 will be given by Dr. Jonathon Phillips. For more details see the Keynote page.

  1. August 25: Instructions to oral/poster presenters were sent via email. They can also be accessed here.

  1. August 4: The technical program has been posted.

  1. July 14: Doctoral Consortium participants: Please email your application to boehnencb@ornl.gov and marcel@idiap.ch (and not to the email address originally specified)

  1. July 9: Dr. Jonathan Koehler, Northwestern University, will be a keynote speaker.

  1. July 7: Call for Doctoral Consortium participation has been issued. 

  1. July 7: List of Accepted Papers can be found here. The technical program schedule will be posted soon.

  1. July 1: The deadline for submitting the camera ready paper and copyright form has been extended to July 6, 5pm PST.

  1. June 19: Oral/Poster designation of accepted papers is now complete. Email has been sent to the primary contact author of each accepted paper. 

  1. June 12: Authors have been notified about the outcome of the review process. Camera-ready papers are due on July 1.

  1. June 10: Registration and Housing links are active.

  1. June 1: Dr. David Doermann, DARPA, will be a keynote speaker. 

  1. May 30: Dr. Mark Shriver, Penn State University, will be a keynote speaker.

  1. May 26: The conference will feature 5 tutorials.

  1. April 10: BTAS 2015 has received 130 submissions. Accept/Reject decisions will be sent out on June 12.

  1. March 25: The paper submission deadline has been extended to April 8. No further extensions are possible.

  1. March 7: The list of special sessions has been selected.

  1. February 1: The list of competitions has been selected.

  1. January 23: List of Area Chairs and Program Committee members has been finalized.

  1. December 24: The Call for Tutorials has been posted.

  1. December 20: The Call for Special Sessions has been posted.

  1. December 15: The Call for Competitions has been posted.

  1. November 4: The updated Call for Papers has been posted.


7th IEEE International Conference on
Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems 
(BTAS 2015)
September 8 - 11, 2015