In today’s world of cutting-edge technologies, implementation of image processing techniques has become a crucial part for many tech organizations, regardless of their volume and field of operation. Acquisition of instant information has become possible because of the advancements taking place in the domain of the internet. Image processing is already being used by a diverse range of companies and it holds a huge potential of wide adoption in the future in production automation, agricultural landscape, Biomedical and other healthcare applications, Disaster management, etc. The challenges exist in the cognition and need for the automation are attracting the researchers towards the image processing. ICAIP2021, The Fifth International Conference on Advances in Image Processing, continues the inaugural event considering the challenges, and the goal of this conference is to bring together researchers and industry and form a forum for fruitful discussions, networking, and ideas.