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:
In addition to the above, other activities are listed on the Activities page.
The BMVA is a member organisation of the International Association of Pattern Recognition
The BMVA is also a member of the Campaign for Science and Engineering and works with the following organizations:
The British Machine Vision Association andSociety for Pattern Recognition is a Company limited by guarantee,No.2543446, registered in England and Wales. Registered Office: Innovative Computing Group, School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, Durham University, Christopherson Building (Office E234), South Road, Durham, DH1 3LE. The Association is a non-profit-making body and is registered as charity No.1002307.