The 20th Iberoamerican Congress on Pattern Recognition (CIARP 2015) will be held in Montevideo, Uruguay. CIARP 2015 is organized by the Uruguayan IAPR Chapter, including members from Universidad de la República and Universidad Católica. Held every year, since 1995, CIARP is the most important Iberoamerican conference in pattern recognition, computer vision and multimedia. The conference were held in Cuba, Mexico, Portugal, Brazil, Chile and Argentina. All of these past conferences were sponsored by IAPR. The conference proceedings were always published and distributed to all participants at the conference. As in all previous editions, CIARP 2015 will be a fruitful forum for exchanging scientific results and experiences, sharing new knowledge, and promoting cooperation between researchers
CIARP 2015 will be held in the Edificio Polifuncional del Faro, Facultad de Ingeniería, Universidad de la República in Montevideo, the capital city of Uruguay. Facultad de Ingeniería is located in Punta Carretas, one of Montevideo's more elegant neighborhoods, one block away from the Ramirez Beach and the Montevidean boardwalk, which spans over 20km. Various excellent restaurants and hotels are located within walking distance, making it a perfect spot for tourism and recreation within the city.
The conference is organized by the Uruguayan Association for Patter Recognition (AUyRP), the Institute of Electrical Engineering – School of Engineering – Universidad de la República and the Department of Electrical Engineering – Universidad Católica del Uruguay.