MUST-SH workshop

Important Dates

Paper submission due:

25  March. 2019

Notification of acceptance:

April 22, 2019

Sends instructions to Workshop Authors:

on or before xxxxxx

Camera ready submission :

April 29, 2019

Workshop days:

July 08/12, 2019

The International IEEE Workshop on

Multimedia Services and Technologies for Smart-health

(MUST-SH 2019)

July 8/12, 2019. Shanghai,China

In conjunction with IEEE ICME 2019 (ICME2019)

Committee | Program | Paper Submission | Contact |

Today Today multimedia services and technologies play an important role in providing and managing smart health services to anyone, anywhere and anytime seamlessly. These services and technologies facilitate doctors and other health care professionals to have immediate access to smart -health information for efficient decision making as well as better treatment. Researchers are working in developing various multimedia tools, techniques and services to better support smart -health initiatives. In particular, works in smart-health record management, elderly health monitoring, real-time access of medical images and video are of great interest.

This workshop aims to report high quality research on recent advances in various aspects of ehealth, more specifically to the state-of-the-art approaches, methodologies and systems in the design, development, deployment and innovative use of multimedia services, tools and technologies for smart health care. Authors are solicited to submit complete unpublished papers in the following, but not limited to the following topics of interest: 

  • Multimedia big data for healthcare applications
  • Edge-Cloud for Smart Healthcare
  • Deep learning approach for smart healthcare
  • Serious Games for health
  • Multimedia big data for health care applications
  • Adaptive exergames for health
  • Multimedia Enhanced Learning , Training & Simulation for Smart Health
  • Sensor and RFID technologies for Smart -health
  • Cloud-based smart health Services
  • Resource allocation for Media Cloud-assisted health care
  • IoT-Cloud for Smart Healthcare
  • Wearable health monitoring
  • Smart health service management
  • Context-aware Smart -Health services and applications
  • Elderly health monitoring
  • Collaborative Smart –Health
  • Haptics for Surgical/medical Systems
  • 5G Tactile Internet for Smart Health

Organizing Co-chairs

M. Shamim Hossain, King Saud University, KSA

Stefan Goebel, Multimedia Communications Lab (KOM), TU Darmstadt, Germany

Yin Zhang, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law, China 

Keynote Speaker

Technical Co-Chair

Susan Malaika, IBM, USA

Technical Program Committee (Tentative)

  •  Changsheng Xu, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  • Robert Istepanian, Kingston University, London, UK
  • Tom Baranowski, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
  • Stefan Goebel,  TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Min Chen, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
  • Mohsen Guizani, University of Idaho, USA
  • Giovanna Sannino, CNR-ICAR, Italy
  • Syed  M. Rahman, University of Hawai, USA
  • Mukaddim Pathan, Australian National University (ANU), Australia
  • Gamhewage Chaminda de Silva, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
  • Abdulmotaleb El Saddik, University of Ottawa, Canada
  • Kaoru Sezaki, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
  • Mark Pickering, UNSW, Australia
  • Muhammad Ghulam, CCIS, King Saud University, KSA
  • Susan Malaika, IBM, USA
  • Al-Sakib Khan Pathan, UAP and SEU
  • Jorge Parra, Ikerlan-IK4, Spain
  • Nada Philip, Kingston University, London
  • Md. Mehedi Masud, Taif University, KSA
  • Mehedi Hassan, Kyung Hee University, South Korea
  • Atif Shamim, King Abdullah University Of Science & Technology, KSA
  • Josef Wiemeyer, TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Jiafu Wan, SCUT, China
  • Lennart Nacke, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Anders Drachen, AGORA Informatics, Denmark
  • Georgios Yannakakis, IT University of Kopenhagen, Denmark
  • Simon McCallum, Gjøvik University College, Hedmark, Norway

Paper Submission

Submission guidelines: Full-length papers of 6 pages in length. Detailed submission instructions are available at:

Submission website:

Please select “Multimedia Services and Technologies for smart-health (MUST-SH 2019)”  during submission.

Accepted papers will be published by IEEE in the workshop proceedings along with the IEEE ICME 2019 proceedings.

Extended versions of some selected accepted papers will be invited to submit to a special issue of  an ISI journal 

Technical Program

July 11-xx- Room No:x, xxxxxx

Time Paper ID Paper Title Authors



Contact: Shamim: mshossain (at), Stefan: stefan (at) goebel (at),Yin: [at]