Welcome to the Eighth Canadian Tracking and Fusion Group Workshop (CTFG Workshop 2018)!

Canadian researchers and practitioners working on target tracking and sensor fusion for surveillance, with applications in civilian and defence domains, are invited to present their work describing advances, applications, and ideas. Presentations on all aspects of multi-target tracking and multi-sensor/multi-source information fusion, both theory and application, with submissions on both established and emerging topics, are encouraged. Accepted presentations will be included in the workshop CD. This workshop will also feature keynote speeches by distinguished experts in the field and new technology demonstrations by industry participants.


Please submit your intention of submission via email with your affiliation and draft title of your presentation followed by a 300 to 400 word abstract of your 20 minute presentation to (see the important dates below). Proposals for presentations on research, development, software demonstrations, experiments, benchmark problems, research collaborations and ideas on emerging problems are actively solicited. Proposals for extended panel discussions, tutorials, or demonstrations are also encouraged. Presenters will be given the option of submitting a paper to a special issue of the International Society of Information Fusion (ISIF) Journal of Advances in Information Fusion


There is no registration fee for the workshop however the number of participants is limited.

Please register using the following link: REGISTRATION

Also, please mention if you intend to give a presentation or not. The participation without presentation is also welcome.


October 26, 2018:  Group photo is available here.

October 11, 2018: Announcement of Technical Program.

September 29, 2018: Review process completed.

September 2, 2018: Deadline for abstract submission extended to September 22, 2018.

September 2, 2018: Announcement of Keynotes.

July 16, 2018: The Call for Papers (CfP) for the CTFG Workshop 2018 is available here

June 11, 2018: The CTFG Workshop 2018 will be held on 15-16 October 2018

June 11, 2018: The CTFG Workshop 2018’s venue has now been officially announced as the ByWard suite at the Les Suites Hotel (130 Besserer St, Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 9M9)