The British Machine Vision Association and Society for Pattern Recognition 

Aims and Objectives

The BMVA provides a national forum for individuals and organisations involved in machine vision, image processing, and pattern recognition in the United Kingdom. Its principal aims are to:


In pursuit of the above goals, the association’s primary activities are:

and several other activities.

We are also active in social media:

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Areas in which the association is active include

The wider world

The BMVA is a member organisation of the International Association of Pattern Recognition

The BMVA is a member of the Campaign for Science and Engineering and works with the following organizations: