Call for papers

Covid-19: The safety and well-being of all conference participants is our priority. The 2021 conference committee is currently exploring the possibility of offering an online participation option to allow everyone to participate. Full details of the plans will be announced as soon as possible and updated on the ISBI’21 conference website.

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ISBI 2021

Call For Papers

High-quality papers are requested containing original contributions to the topics of interest including image formation and reconstruction, computational and statistical image processing and analysis, dynamic imaging, visualization, image quality assessment, and physical, biological, and statistical modeling.

Accepted 4-page regular papers will be published in the symposium proceedings published by IEEE and included in IEEE Xplore.

To encourage attendance by a broader audience of imaging scientists and offer additional presentation opportunities, ISBI 2021 will continue to have a second track featuring posters selected from 1-page abstract submissions without subsequent archival publication.

Important dates


Tutorials May 29, 2020
Submission deadline Oct 2, 2020
Accept/Reject notification Oct 23, 2020


Challenges July 1, 2020
Submission deadline Oct 2, 2020
Accept/reject notification Oct 23, 2020
Web site running Nov 1, 2020


Special session May 29, 2020
Submission deadline Sept 18, 2020
Accept/reject notification Sept 21, 2020


1 page abstracts
Submission opens Nov 16, 2020
Submission deadline January 15, 2021
Accept/reject notification January 29, 2021


4 page papers
Submission opens Aug 3, 2020
Submission deadline Oct 15, 2020
Accept/reject notification January 8, 2021
Final submission January 22, 2021