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Call for Papers
 » Journal-first (JIST or JPI) 15 May
 » Conference 20 June
Acceptance Notification
 » Journal-first (JIST or JPI) 27 June
 » Conference 29 July
Final Manuscripts Due
 » Journal-first (JIST or JPI) 8 Aug
 » Conference 2 Oct

Registration Opens August
Early Registration Ends 16 Oct
Hotel Reservation Deadline 28 Oct
Conference Begins 13 Nov



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Join us in Scottsdale for CIC30

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- CIC e-proceedings and short course notes must be downloaded from the portal and the online access link is posted on the Home page.

For CIC's 30th year, we are heading back to Scottsdale, Arizona, its birthplace and home to the first 14 Color and Imaging Conferences. In fact, our venue is the same location as it was in 2006, the last time we were in Scottsdale, for CIC14.

If you are traveling from outside the US and aren't a US citizen, please see vaccination requirements for entering the US.

Conference registration and fees

Technical registration includes: admission to all technical sessions, CIC workshops, coffee breaks, exhibit, Conference Reception, and e-proceedings. Separate fees are required for short courses.

To better serve you, IS&T offers a conference registration option that includes membership (new or renewal). Register for just the conference OR register for the conference plus IS&T membership, with your choice of an online subscription to the Journal of Imaging Science and Technology (JIST) or Journal of Electronic Imaging (JEI). Membership is included with all student registrations; student members receive an online subscription to JIST.

Technical registration: In-Person

Through 16 October  Starting 17 October
Member Non-Member Including Membership Student*  All technical registration fees increase by $100 after
16 October
Presenting Author and/or Technical Attendee
$ 845 $ 970 $ 970 $ 495
Discounted Student Technical Attendee (non-presenter)
$ 225
One Day Technical Attendee
$ 495 $ 495 $620 $ 165
Attending Short Courses and/or Workshops Only  See fees below
Guest Ticket: Access to Conference Reception and Evening Lecture $ 135

Technical registration: Online

NOTE: Includes remote access to the live session, session recordings, and the e-proceedings. Does not include any of the workshops.

Member Non-Member Including Membership
(new or renewing)
Online Attendee
 $ 495  $495  $ 620  $ 195

Short Course and Workshop Fees IN PERSON (ONLY)

Through 16 October Starting 17 October
Member Non-Member Student* Member Non-Member Student*
8-hour course (SC01) $ 515 $ 565 $ 195 $ 565 $ 615 $ 220
4-hour course $ 295 $ 320 $ 95 $ 345 $ 370 $ 120
2-hour course $ 190 $ 215 $ 65 $ 240 $ 265 $ 90
Workshops are free with conference registration.
Fees shown are for purchase of workshops if you are not attending the technical conference.
 $ 190  $ 215  $ 65  $ 240  $ 265  $ 90  
Take 3 or more courses and receive 10% discount. Use Coupon Code 2022PICK3 at checkout.

Register Now

GROUP DISCOUNT:  Register 5 or more people from the same institution and receive 10% off the total. Registrations must all come in at once and be processed by IS&T. Cannot be combined with other offers. Contact [email protected] for details.

BANK TRANSFERS: If you wish to use a bank transfer, a US$25 fee is added; please contact [email protected] to arrange.

CANCELLATION / REFUND POLICY:  To cover bank charges and processing fees, there is a cancellation fee of $75 until October 17, 2022. After that date, the cancellation fee is 50% of the total plus $75. In lieu of a refund, you may transfer the payment to another conference or product by noon Eastern US time 11 November 2022. No refunds will be given after that time/date. All requests for refund must be made in writing to [email protected].

*Student status ends with awarding of PhD.
**Your paid registration signifies your agreement to be recorded (voice and/or video) in the course of normal business, such as during the Q&A portion of a live event. All recordings of live events may be available for viewing by all paid registrants, and may be used for IS&T promotional purposes.

Technical Registration – ONLINE

Venue and Lodging

CIC30 takes place at

Embassy Suites by Hilton Scottsdale Resort
5001 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ  85250
+1 480 949 1414

Embassy Suites is located a mile from Old Town Scottsdale, with its galleries, Old West charm, and waterfront district. There are a number of tour maps available for download (biking, public art, historic walking, coffee, wine, and ale trail) to help you explore the area, as well as a robust visitor information site. Not far are Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin West and the famous Camelback Mountain, located in the Camelback Mountain Echo Canyon Recreation Area.

Lodging Amenities Included with room rate

Your lodging at Embassy Suites includes:
  • 2-room suite—bedroom + living area, including kitchenette. Rooms are available in King or two Queens; sofa in living area converts to bed, allowing for additional shared rooming
  • Free made-to-order breakfast
  • Free happy hour (full bar + snacks)
  • Free internet access and local/toll free phone calls
  • Two bottles water/day
  • Use of resort bikes
  • 10% off purchase of $ 50+ in hotel restaurant
  • Free self parking
  • Resort fee waived

Rates and Reservations

Reservation deadline: 28 October 2022
The following rates are guaranteed for CIC30 attendees until 28 October. After this date, the rate will be honored only if rooms are available.

Standard Single/Double    $ 189+
Standard Triple                     $ 204
Standard Quad                     $ 219
++ current Scottsdale tax is 14.02%. Room rate includes internet access. Rates are honored up to 3 days before and 3 days after event, subject to availability.

*Please note: The hotel is sold out the night of Saturday 12 November.

Register online via the Room Reservation Link
or call +1 800 362 2779 and reference Society for Imaging Science & Technology (IS&T) 2022 Color and Imaging Conference to secure the special room rate.

Check-in time: 16:00; guests arriving before 15:00 are accommodated as rooms become available
Check-out time: 11:00

Please Note

Early Departure Fee: Guests who check out prior to their scheduled checkout date are charged an early checkout fee of one night's room + tax. Guests wishing to avoid an early checkout fee should advise the Embassy Suites at or before check-in of any change in planned length of stay.

Portage Fee
: Should you need assistance to bring luggage to/from your room, $ 6/person, per room, will be added to your final bill.

Room Cleaning Policy
: unless requested, cleaning is provided every third day. Daily cleaning and/or towel change, etc. is available upon request.

Safety and Covid-19

Your well-being is of paramount importance to IS&T and the color community. As such, CIC social events (coffee breaks, receptions, etc.) are scheduled for outdoor areas, weather permitting, and IS&T strongly encourages the use of KN95 masks while attending indoor events. As possible, social distancing measures will be implemented, and masks and sanitizer will be provided.

The hotel has assured us that anyone testing positive will be able to quarantine in their room and should it be necessary to extend one’s stay, the conference rate will be honored. There are a number of testing sites near the hotel and hotel and IS&T staff will work to ensure you are taken care of.

For more information about transmission data and local ordinances and services, please visit:
Scottsdale city covid information
Arizona Department of Health Services


Don't forget to apply for  a US visa as soon as possible if you need one to enter the US.  Participants may request an invitation letter from IS&T.


Scottsdale is served by Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX), located less than 8 miles from Embassy Suites. Direct international flights include London, Toronto, and Vancouver.

Lyft/Uber ($15-30) and taxis (~$30) all serve PHX. Other transportation options can be found via the PHX website.


November weather in Scottsdale averages 78˚F (25˚C) during the day and 52° (11˚C) at night, with a very low chance of rain (1 day/month).

IS&T Code of Conduct/Anti-Harassment Policy— The Society for Imaging Science and Technology (IS&T; is dedicated to ensuring a harassment-free environment for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity/expression, race/ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, age, language spoken, national origin, and/or religion. As an international, professional organization with community members from across the globe, IS&T is committed to providing a respectful environment where discussions take place and ideas are shared without threat of belittlement, condescension, or harassment in any form. This applies to all interactions with the Society and its programs/events, whether in a formal conference session, in a social setting, or on-­‐line.

Harassment includes offensive verbal comments related to gender, sexual orientation, etc., as well as deliberate intimidation; stalking; harassing photography, recording, or postings; sustained disruption of talks or other events; inappropriate physical contact; and unwelcome sexual attention. Please note that the use of sexual language and/or imagery is never appropriate, including within conference talks, online exchanges, or the awarding of prizes. Participants asked to stop any harassing behavior are expected to comply immediately.

Those participating in IS&T activities who violate IS&T Code of Conduct/Anti-Harassment Policy or IS&T’s Publications Policy may be sanctioned or expelled from the conference and/or membership without a refund at the discretion of IS&T. If you are being harassed, notice that someone else is being harassed, or have any other concerns, please contact the IS&T Executive Director or e-mail [email protected] immediately. Please note that all reports are kept confidential and only shared with those who “need to know”; retaliation in any form against anyone reporting an incident of harassment, independent of the outcome, will not be tolerated.

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