Visual Question Answering and Dialog Workshop
Location: Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center
at CVPR 2019, June 17, Long Beach, California, USA




Introduction

The primary goal of this workshop is two-fold. First is to benchmark progress in Visual Question Answering and Visual Dialog.


Invited Speakers


Alex Schwing
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Lisa Hendricks
University of California, Berkeley


Yoav Artzi
Cornell University


Layla El Asri
Microsoft Research


Christopher Manning
Stanford University


More speakers to be added.

Submission Instructions

We invite submissions of extended abstracts of at most 2 pages describing work in areas such as: Visual Question Answering, Visual Dialog, (Textual) Question Answering, (Textual) Dialog Systems, Commonsense knowledge, Video Question Answering, Video Dialog, Vision + Language, and Vision + Language + Action (Embodied Agents). Accepted submissions will be presented as posters at the workshop. The extended abstract should follow the CVPR formatting guidelines and be emailed as a single PDF to the email id mentioned below. Please use the following LaTeX/Word templates.

  • LaTeX/Word Templates (tar): cvpr2019AuthorKit.tgz
  • LaTeX/Word Templates (zip): cvpr2019AuthorKit.zip

    • Dual Submissions
      We encourage submissions of relevant work that has been previously published, or is to be presented at the main conference. The accepted abstracts will not appear in the official IEEE proceedings.

      Where to Submit?
      Please send your abstracts to visualqa.workshop@gmail.com


    Dates

    Jan 2019 Challenge Announcement
    mid-May 2019 Challenge Submission
    May 15, 2019 Workshop Paper Submission
    May 22, 2019 Notification to Authors
    Jun 2019 Workshop


    Organizers


    Abhishek Das
    Georgia Tech


    Ayush Shrivastava
    Georgia Tech


    Karan Desai
    Georgia Tech


    Yash Goyal
    Georgia Tech


    Aishwarya Agrawal
    Georgia Tech


    Amanpreet Singh
    Facebook AI Research


    Meet Shah
    Facebook AI Research


    Drew Hudson
    Stanford


    Satwik Kottur
    Carnegie Mellon


    Rishabh Jain
    Georgia Tech


    Vivek
    Natarajan


    Stefan Lee
    Georgia Tech


    Peter Anderson
    Georgia Tech


    Xinlei Chen
    Facebook AI Research


    Marcus Rohrbach
    Facebook AI Research


    Dhruv Batra
    Georgia Tech / Facebook AI Research


    Devi Parikh
    Georgia Tech / Facebook AI Research


    Sponsors

    This work is supported by grants awarded to Dhruv Batra and Devi Parikh.


    Contact: visualqa@gmail.com