These awards are intended to recognize exceptional contributions and encourage new entrants into the fields within the technical scope of the conference. Winners will be selected using paper reviews and additional study by an Awards Committee. Two papers will be selected for the Best Paper Award and three for the Best Student Paper Award. Winners receive a cash prize (split among authors for the Best Paper Award and among student authors for the Best Student Paper Award) and a certificate. The award will be presented during IEEE ICIP 2019, and also announced on the conference website.
The Best Paper Award for Industry will be given to author(s) of an ICIP 2019 paper exhibiting exceptional industrial merit and potential industrial impact within the technical scope of the conference. The candidate(s) are not required to be IEEE members or to be working in industry. The prize shall consist of a monetary amount and a certificate. The award will be presented during IEEE ICIP 2019, and also announced on the conference website. The award will not be conferred in case no suitable candidates can be identified.