The Sino-USA Summer School in Vision, Learning and Pattern Recognition (VLPR 2010) is open to all qualified master and Ph.D. students, post-docs, researchers from academic and industry. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds.A limited number of travel fellowships will be awarded to US applicants. For US students, please read about US student eligibility, selection criterion, and fellowship before you apply.
Registration is FREE for all students. For all other attendees, the registration fee is 1500RMB (220USD) for faculty and academic research scientists, 3000RMB (440USD) for industry, and 1000RMB (150USD) for post-docs.
In addition, 1200RMB (175USD) will be charged for reception, lunches of 7 days, banquet, and one-day trip in Xi'an, including students. You can either choose pay in cash on site or domestic / international remittance.
Please remit the money to the bank account below:
1. RMB Account for domestic remittance:
2. USD Account for international remittance:
Opening bank: BANK OF CHINA JIAODA BRANCH (中行交大支行)
Account name: Xi'an Jiaotong University (西安交通大学)
Account No.: 103600215153
You are required to fill in remarks column on application form with the following information (IMPORTANT):
VLPR 2010 your name
Please keep the bank slip with you to get the financial invoice or receipt for reimbursement at the registration desk.
The school has a limit on the number of attendees. Currently only 90 spaces are available.
The applicant need to prepare his research statement, resume, and a letter of recommendation for the application.
Please follow the detailed instructions here to apply to VLPR 2010.
Please send an e-mail to suvlpr.xian[at]gmail.com for any questions.
Please look at FAQ (see below) before you apply.
- We encourage diversity in gender, race, and academic backgrounds.
Q: It's very late now but I still haven't applied. Does this mean the chance that I got accepted is very low?A: Not necessarily. The decision of acceptance is made based on a comprehensive evaluation, which includes, but is not limited to, the applicant's research/industrial background, the applicant's contribution to the diversity of the summer school, etc. But once you decide to apply, please apply as soon as possible.
Q: I am a student in the US. Is travel assistance available for the flight between the U.S. and China?A: If you are a student in US and need financial travel assistance, please indicate this in the application page. Pending NSF support there will be a limited number of travel fellowship to students coming from US.