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WSCG 2019

27. International Conference in Central Europe on 
Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision 2019

In cooperation with the Eurographics Association 
ACM and SIGGRAPH listed 
Supported by IFIP TC5 WG 5.10 and NVIDIA (Czech Rep.)

Conference Chair
Vaclav Skala
, University of West Bohemia, Plzen, Czech Republic

>> Submission gate is OPEN at http://wscgreg.zcu.cz<<

Workshop/Special sessions - January 15, 2019 PASSED 
FINAL paper submissions via submission server ONLY

Full, Short, Poster papers - FINAL VERSION - submission by April 30, 2019
Venue: May 27 - 31, 2019

WSCG 2019 Attendees (click on for full resolution)
Greetings of the WSCG 2019 attendee - video [131 MB]


  • City guided TOUR - start point: ENTRY of the St. Bartholomew's Cathedral Tower, duration approx. 2 hours. Free of charge
    15:00 - non-official part starts at 15:00 - going upto the the Cathedral Tower - ENTRY 50 CZK approx.
    15:30 - offical part starts 

  • Conference DINNER - Kalikovsky Mlyn, Wednesday, Plzen
    Starts at 18:55 SHARP, Conference ticket is required - take it with you !!
    How to get there? Take a trolleybus No.13 or No.10 to "Goethova" or  "Anglicke nabrezi"  station  direction to the City Center.
    Then walk approx. 10 mins - Namesti Republiky (Square of Republic) - the Plaza shopping center along TRAM lines and walk slightly going down a hill (2 mins.). You cannot miss it.
  • Deadline for FINAL version and REBUTAL submission is April 30, 2019
    ALL accepted papers are accepted for presentation
    REBUTAL - present there how did you included the reviews
    Read carefully https://www.wscg.cz/inpage/authors-instructions/
    (apologies for a recent mistake in the final submission date)

  • Social program - details at the conference information desk
    Conference dinner - Wednesday 18:55 (strictly) - in the City - not in the hotel Primavera
    Guided City Tour and Beer Tasting - Thursday afternoon 
    download information at http://wscg.zcu.cz/Plzen-Grand-Tour.pdf
  • Preliminary Program and Schedule available -  The preliminary conference program and schedule is available at http://wscg.zcu.cz/wscg2019/!_2019-Schedule.htm. 
    Please note that a schedule within a day can be changed without a notice.
  • Travelling instructions updated -  Reload and print just befre you leave. Will be kept updated.
  • Conference Registration  - There is no specific FORM for registration. 
    All conference attendee MUST be registered at http://wscg.zcu.cz (submission server) as we need to issue the RECEIPT of the conference fee payment.
    Non-presenting attendee should contact the organizer as we need to prepare some admin. documents etc. 
    Information for payment is on this WEB site - see MENU
  • Presentations - The correponding authors of accepted papers are expected to present the paper.
    If other co-author is presenting the paper, it is O.K. She/he MUST be registerd at the submission server at http://wscgreg.zcu.cz.
    Please, just send a notice to the organizer.
  • Questions ? -  when you are sendig an e-mail to us, please, present the Paper Code in the mail subject - help us to solve it efficiently
  • VISA application - if you need VISA, contact the Czech Embassy and apply for a TOURIST visa. We cannot issue a Formal Letter of Invitation. We can issue a letter  (PDF only) supporting your visa application using the form at http://wscg.zcu.cz/wscg-visa-form.html 
  • Conference Fee - to be paid by the bank transfer or at the registration in CASH only, preferebly in CZK
    (EUR and SwissFranks[CHF]) in CASH are acceptable. Receipt of the conference fee payment will be issued at the regiestration desk.
    Apologies, no payment by a credit card is possible - only bank transfer or in cash at the registration.
  • Accommodation - Primavera hotel is recommended - use wscg or WSCG as a promo code, better (cost) offer
    Book your accommodation AS SOON AS POSSIBLE - there is a peak tourist season at the Plzen city at the conference time
  • Registration Dates - Monday late afternoon. It can be made during Tuesday, and other days during breaks.
  • Acceptance decision made, results available at the server http://wscgreg.zcu.cz
    Paper status means the paper has been accepted for presentation (in not rejected)
    Full, Short and Poster papers presented will be published in the WSCG proceedings (CSRN series)
    and sent for indexing to WoS/ISI and Scopus

Acceptance ratio 2018 
Submitted for reviews:
101 (after "desktop reject")
Full papers (incl. Journal of WSCG): 24 ( 23,7%), Short papers: 24 (23.7%), Posters: 12 (11.8%)

Acceptance ratio 2017
Submitted for reviews: 102 (after "desktop reject")
Accepted: Full papers (incl. Journal of WSCG): 34 ( 21,1%), Short papers: 47 (14.9%), Posters: 19 (11.8%)


  • register yourself at http://wscgreg.zcu.cz

  • or send an email to skala#at#kiv.zcu.cz and include in the message (use ";" as separator)
    First name;Last Name;email address; URL of your reserch WEB page; Research ID [Web of Science/ISI] (if applicable); Scopus Auhor ID or ORCID (if applicable)


Paper  submission  via http://wscgreg.zcu.cz
no e-mail paper submission will be accepted. 

"Pay to publish" strategy submission is NOT acceptable.
At least one author has to present the paper at the conference.
Proceedings will be made after the conference.

Read How to get your paper accepted and Instructions for Authors page.

Important Dates

Workshop or special session proposal January 10, 2019    PASSED
via e-mail to skala#at#kiv.zcu.cz
Submissions via server ONLY
Abstract submission
Paper submission (formatted full text)
(Abstract is a part of the paper submission)

March 15, 2019 (EXTENDED)
March 15, 2019 (EXTENDED)
21:00 GMT(London, U.K.)
Acceptance decision (expected) April 10, 2019 April 15, 2019 - already available
Final version
April 30, 2019 (STRICTLY) (corrected)
Venue  May 27, 2019 (Registration late afternoon ONLY)
May 28 - May 30, 2019 (Technical sessions)
May 31, 2019 - Trip to Prague (Expected - not part of the WSCG)

Main topics (but not limited to)

  • Computer graphics
  • Scientific visualization
  • Medical visualization
  • Computer vision
  • Image processing
  • Pattern recognition
  • GPU graphics
  • Rendering and animation
  • Virtual reality
  • Haptic systems
  • Medical imaging
  • Graphical human computer interfaces
  • Graphical interaction
  • Computational photography
  • Data compression for graphics
  • Image based rendering
  • Physically based modelling
  • Mathematical methods for graphics and vision
  • Geometric modelling
  • Shape analysis
  • Shape modelling
  • Shape retrieval
  • Surface and volume parameterization
  • Parallel graphics
  • CAD, CAGD and GIS systems
Related applications and related topics. 

All papers accepted and presented will be available on-line at the WSCG WEB site with no access restriction [http://wscg.zcu.cz/DL/wscg_DL.htm].

Accepted and presented full & communication papers and posters will be published in the WSCG proceedings with ISBN in an electronic form after the conference and will be available from the WSCG site (http://www.wscg.eu) for download - access free. Printed version will be made for indexing purposes only.

The best selected papers will be published in the regular Journal of WSCG
(see http://www.WSCG.eu => Digital Library or http://wscg.zcu.cz/DL/wscg_DL.htm).

Journal of WSCG [ISSN 1213-6972 (hardcopy), ISSN 1213-6964 (CD version), ISSN 1213-6980 (on-line)] and WSCG proceedings within Computer Science Research Notes series [ISSN 2464-4617] will be sent for indexing to Tompson Reuters/WoS-ISI, SCOPUS, INSPEC and others for citation indexing and other purposes.  

Travelling Instructions How to get
your paper accepted
IPC members&Board of Reviewers
 (After the reviewing period)
Check correctness of your @mail
and operating system settings
Form for VISA
Application Support
Czech/EU VISA Application

Supporting organizations

University of West Bohemia
Plzen, Czech Republic

NVIDIA, Czech Republic

Center of Computer Graphics and
Univ. of West Bohemia 

Workshop or special session proposals

via E-mail: skala#at#kiv.zcu.cz subject: "WSCG 2019-workhop / session"

Submission should contain: Proposer(s) name, affiliation(s), Workshop/Session title, short abstract (max. 250 words) with the motivation and list of related fields (max. 5 keywords), estimated number (but not overestimated) of papers. Organizers (together) can have upto 3 papers within the workshop or 2 papers within the session submissions, but the IPC might require their independend evaluation. 

Workshop/session organizer is responsible for collecting papers and papers reviewing and acceptance decision. The IPC will have rights to make their acceptance decision for the final version publication. Minimal number of presented papers in a session is 5, for a workshop minimal number of presented papers is 8 up to 10.

WSCG Accommodation Booking

Conference venue
Primavera Hotel and Congress Centrum


20-30 mins. to the Plzen City center by public transport


Accommodation Booking

Accommodation booking
promocode wscg or  WSCG


and USE in the subject

to Primavera Hotel and Congress Centrum
Nepomucka 1058/128 
CZ 326 00 Plzen
Tel.: +420-378 020 500
Fax: +420-378 020 501
GSM: +420-603 113 853

We recommend you to select Primavera Hotel and Congress Center.
The hotel is very close [70 m] to a public transport trolleybus No.13 and No.10 stops.

Plzen [Pilsen] public transport scheme:

Please, see the Travelling instructions - how to reach the hotel or Primavera-MAP   

WSCG 2019 conference schedule

  • Monday, May 27, 2019 - Registration (late afternoon/evening)
  • Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - Technical sessions   
  • Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - Technical sessions   
  • Thursday, May 30, 2019 - Technical sessions   
  • Friday, May 31, 2013 - Departures & Trip to Prague
    (planned & optional - not part of the event) 

Conference dinner is to be held (expected) on Wednesday May 29, 2019 (not included in the conference fee)

Raffle in which you can win valuable gifts is a traditional part of this event. 
Tickets are available at the registration at a "symbolic" donated price
approx. 10-15 EUR.
For accompanying persons as well. To be oredered on Monday registration.

Workshops and Special Sessions - Accepted

Session: Research Activities and Research Funding

The aim of the session is to put together people interested in common research activities leading to submission grants proposals to European Union and NSF (US) or other granting bodies. Would be reasonable to have an idea where to apply and what project profile would be suitable including a suggestion of the submitting (main leader) institution.

Workshop: Meshless Methods in Computer Science, Physical Sciences and Engineering

Organizer: Prof. Vaclav Skala, http://www.VaclavSkala.eu, Head of the Center of Computer Graphics and Visualization, http://graphics.zcu.cz/, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Faculty of Applied Sciences, University of West Bohemia, Plzen [Pilsen], Czech Republic
Meshless Research group at the University of West Bohemia - http://meshfree.zcu.cz/

E-mail: Submission to: skala#at#kiv.zcu.cz subject: "WSCG 2019-Meshless 2019"

Standard computational methods across many application fields require tessellation in 2D or 3D use triangular or tetrahedral meshes. Tessellation itself is computationally expensive especially in higher dimensions and result of computation is again discrete and physical phenomena are not smoothly interpolated. Meshless methods are scalable to higher dimensions and offer smooth final representation. Meshless methods lead to a solution of system of linear equations, in general. The applicability of meshless methods can be found in several areas. 

The workshop is intended to exploration of theoretical foundations and applicability of meshless methods,

Main topics (but not limited to):

  • Meshless methods in computer graphics, vizualization and computer vision
  • Meshless methods in engineering problems including ordinary and partial differential equations
  • Meshless methods - theory and practice
  • Meshless interpolation and approximation of large data sets
  • Radial Basis Functions (RBF) in computer graphics, visualization, image processing and computer vision
  • Meshless methods and projective space
  • and othe related topics


Recommended activities before / after the conference 

Plzen city offers many very historical places and opportunities to visit

or you can spent additional days visiting (all places are easy to reach by coaches - approx. 60 mins.):


Conference office
Vaclav Skala - Union Agency
Na Mazinach 9

CZ 325 00 Plzen - Radcice
Czech Republic
UnionAgency@volny.cz  subj. WSCG


Organiser & Chair
prof. Vaclav Skala

c/o University of West Bohemia
Faculty of Applied Sciences
Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering
Univerzitni 8, CZ 306 14 Plzen, Czech Republic


All WSCG proceedings available via
http://www.wscg.eu => Digital repository since 1992

WSCG 2018

26. International Conference in Central Europe on 
Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision 2018

Conference Chair
Vaclav Skala, University of West Bohemia, Plzen, Czech Republic

Keynote talk
Faramarz SamavatiFrom Geometric Modeling to Digital Earth, University of Calgary, Canada

WSCG 2018 Attendees (click on for full resolution)
Greetings of the WSCG 2018 attendee - video [108 MB]

Photos for download & Courtesy of

 Vaclav Skala (soon)

 Matea Zilak

Ashkerov Mikhail

Conference Session Chairs
 Francisco Feito, Alexandar Rikalovic, Alexandre Benoit, Jonathan Metzgar, Pavel Vlasanek, Tapio Takala, Markus Friedrich, Alvin Jude, Joel Ilao, Michal Smolik, Vaclav Skala, Faramaz Samavati, Sidonia Lefkovits, Anders Hast

WSCG 2017

25th International Conference in Central Europe on 
Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision 2017

Conference Co-Chairs
Paul Bourke, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
Vaclav Skala, University of West Bohemia, Plzen, Czech Republic

Keynote speaker
Alexandru C. TeleaImage-based information visualization (or how to unify SciVis and InfoVis) 
Institute Johann Bernoulli, Univ. of Groningen, The Netherlands

WSCG 2017 Attendees

Greetings of the WSCG attendee - video [207 MB]
Photos - WSCG2017, Dinner, Trip to Prague [572 MB]

Acceptance ratio 2017
Submitted: 161 (after "desktop" rejection)
Accepted: Full papers (incl. Journal of WSCG): 34 ( 21,1%), Short papers: 47 (14.9%), Posters: 19 (11.8%)

WSCG 2016

24th International Conference in Central Europe on 
Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision 2016

GraVisMa 2016 and HCI-Europe 2016 were part of the WSCG 2016

Conference Co-chairs
Zhigeng Pan, Hangzhou Normal University, Hangzhou, China
Vaclav Skala, University of West Bohemia, Plzen, Czech Republic

Acceptance ratio
: 149 (after "desktop" rejection)
Accepted: Full papers (incl. Journal of WSCG): 20, Short papers: 47, Posters: 26   

WSCG 2016 Attendees

Greetings of the WSCG attendee - video [150MB] 
Photos and Videos WSCG 2016 & Trip to Prague - ZIPed [1.1 GB]
Plzen City Grand Tour - HTM format

WSCG 2015

23rd International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision 2015

Conference Co-Chairs

Marina L. Gavrilova, University of Calgary, Canada
Vaclav Skala, University of West Bohemia, Czech Republic

Keynote speakers
Marina L. GavrilovaComputational Intelligence in Pattern Recognition, University of Calgary, Canada

Full papers acceptance ratio 33,81%

WSCG 2015 Attendees

WSCG 2014
22nd International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision

Keynote speakers

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 WSCG 2014 Photos

WSCG 2014 - 1
[ZIP 398 KB]

WSCG 2014 - 2
[ZIP 347 KB]
WSCG 2014 - 3
[ZIP 348 KB]
WSCG 2014 - 4
[ZIP 353 KB]
WSCG 2014 - 5
[ZIP 506KB]

WSCG 2013
21st International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision

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WSCG 2013 Photos

Photo-set-1 [280MB] Photo-set-2 [491MB] Photo-set-3 [296MB]

Additional photos made by attendees

Yu Weng WSCG1 [16.1 MB] WSCG2 [15.5MB] WSCG3 [11.6MB]