13th Asia Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association Annual Summit and Conference (APSIPA ASC)

DECEMBER 14 – 17, 2021, TOKYO, JAPAN
Venue: KFC Hall & Rooms
Kokusai Fashion Centre Bldg., Yokoami 1-6-1, Sumida City, Tokyo

After careful consideration of the serious influence of COVID-19 worldwide, APSIPA ASC 2021 organizing committee has decided to hold this conference as a hybrid in-person/online event to encourage many more people to participate in APSIPA ASC 2021 in safe.

PDF Call for Papers

In addition to the regular submission, we call for the Research Abstract submission. If the abstract (150-500 words) is accepted for presentation after review, it will be placed in on-demand sessions. Note that Research Abstract will not appear in IEEE Xplore.

Signal & Information Processing — Science for Signals, Data, and Intelligence

Important Dates

[April 1, 2021] Submission of Proposals for Special Sessions [May 1, 2021] Submission of Proposals for Forum, Panel & Tutorial Sessions [July 15, 2021] Submission of Regular Papers [July 15, 2021] Submission of Special Session Papers [July 16 to September 10, 2021] Submission of Research Abstract  [August 31, 2021] Notification of Papers Acceptance [October 1, 2021] Submission of Camera‑Ready Papers [October 1, 2021] Author (Early-Bird) Registration Deadline [December 14 – 17, 2021] Tutorials, Summit and Conference Dates

 What's New

Keynote Speakers
Prof. Shun-ichi Amari

Prof. Shun-ichi AmariProfessor-Emeritus at the University of Tokyo, Senior Advisor of the RIKEN Brain Science Institute (BSI)

Prof. Karlheinz Brandenburg

Prof. Karlheinz BrandenburgSenior Professor(emeritus) at Technische Universität Ilmenau, CEO of Brandenburg Labs

Prof. Min Wu

Prof. Min Wu Professor and Distinguished Scholar-Teacher at University of Maryland

Industrial Forum Speakers
Dr. Gerard Medioni

Dr. Gerard Medioni Vice President/Distinguished Scientist, Amazon
Professor Emeritus, University of Southern California

Mr. Chia-Yung Su (Joe)

Mr. Chia-Yung Su (Joe) Co-founder/Chief Technology Officer, Appier

July 28, 2021
Tutorial page is available.
June 30, 2021
Paper Submission deadline has been extended to July 15, 2021.
June 15, 2021
Industry Forum page is available.
June 1, 2021
Special Session page is available.
May 17, 2021
Paper Submission page is available.
April 30, 2021
Tutorial proposal deadline has been extended.
March 29, 2021
Special Session proposal deadline has been extended.


  • Platinum Sponsor logo
    LINE Corporation
  • Gold Sponsor logo
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    AI, Inc.
  • Silver Sponsor logo
    Fairy Devices Inc.
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    Beijing Shell Shell Technology Co., Ltd.

 Technical Sponsors

    Asia Pacific Signal and Information
    Processing Association (APSIPA)
    IEEE Signal Processing Society
    IEICE Engineering Sciences Society


  • NICT
    National Institute of Information and
    Communications Technology
  • The Telecommunications Advancement Foundation
    The Telecommunications
    Advancement Foundation
  • The Murata Science Foundation
    The Murata Science Foundation
  • SCAT
    Support Center for
    Advanced Telecommunications
    Technology Research
  • Kayamori Foundation
    Kayamori Foundation of Informational
    Science Advancement