Conference 2016  22-24 November


EuroVR Conference 2016, 22-24 November, Athens


Day 1: Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

Time Theme
12:00-13:00 Registration
13:00-14:00 Welcome Lunch / EuroVR EC meeting (EC members only)
14:00-14:10 Welcome: Marco Sacco - EuroVR President, Angelos Amditis - Conference General Chair
14:10-15:10 Keynote speech: Prof. Bernd Froehlich
15:10-15:40 Coffee Break
15:40-17:10 Technical Session I, Chair: Patrick Bourdot
  • VD1: A hybrid 2D/3D environment
    Matthias Bues and Benjamin Wingert
  • The Smart Home Simulator: a Semantic Mixed-Reality application for domestic environments configuration
    Gianfranco E. Modoni, Daniele Spoladore, Sara Arlati, and Luca Greci
  • Developing multimodal virtual experiences based on low-cost games mechanisms, under the perspective of artistic creation
    Stavroula Zoi
  • Effects of Visual Fidelity and View Zoom on Task Performance in Virtual Reality
    Lal Bozgeyikli, Andrew Raij, Srinivas Katkoori and Redwan Alqasemi
17:10 End of Day 1

20:00   Social Event

Day 2: Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Time Theme
08:30-09:00 Registration
09:00-10:00 Keynote speech: Dr. Betty Mohler Tesch
10:00-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-12:00 Technical Session II, Chair: Gabriel Zachmann
  • Towards an A&VR molecular tangible interface based on a lightweight RGB markerless tracking of a modular physical model
    Xavier Martinez, Nicolas Férey, Jean-Marc Vezien and Patrick Bourdot
  • Spatial Augmented Reality environments design rules
    Yahya Al-Meslemi and Frédéric Noël
  • Augmented Reality in the Treatment of the Liver Tumors
    Lucio Tommaso De Paolis
  • Social Platform for Heritage Awareness and Participation
    Nikos Frangakis
12:00-13:00 Keynote Speech: Prof. Guido Rosales
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break
14:00-14:40 Posters/Demos Presentation
14:40-15:30 Exhibition ans Sponsors short presentations
15:30-16:30 Posters/Demos/Exhibition visits
16:30-17:00 Coffee Break
17:00-18:10 Industrial Session, Chair: Maria Di Summa
  • Automatic Mesh Erosion Method for Interactive Assembly Simulation in the Industry
    Jerome Perret and Masatoshi Isobe
  • Usability of a large-scale force-feedback device in different immersive environments
    Quentin Parent and Jerome Perret
  • Multi-site and -user virtual environments for enhancing stake-holders’ experience of the final product
    Kaj Helin and Jaakko Karjalainen
18:10 End of Day 2
EuroVR GA meeting (EuroVR members only)

Day 3: Thursday, November 24th, 2016

Time Theme
08:30-09.00 Registration
09:00-10:30 Special Session I: "Supporting the life-long adaptation of high investment product-service through the use of VR and AR", Chair: Göran Granholm
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-12:00 Keynote Speech: Asst. Prof. Maria Roussou
12:00-13:00 Posters / Demos  / Exhibition visits
13:00-14:00 Lunch Break
14:00-15:30 Technical Session III, Chair: Angelos Amditis
  • Maintenance Past or Through the Tablet? Examining Tablet Use with AR Guidance System
    Iina Aaltonen, Timo Kuula, Kaj Helin and Jaakko Karjalainen
  • EdcAR - Augmented Reality system for space applications
    Kaj Helin, Jaakko Karjalainen, Nikos Frangakis, Paul Kemppi, Domenico Tedone, Amandine Pailloux, Spyros Bolierakis and David Oliveira
  • HOM3R: A 3D Viewer for Complex Hierarchical Product Models
    Daniel Gonzalez-Toledo, Maria Cuevas-Rodríguez, Carlos Garre-Del-Olmo, Luis Molina-Tanco and Arcadio Reyes-Lecuona
  • Virtual Reality Forest: Realistic Trees Based on Laser Scans
    Pasi Raumonen, Yuta Ideguchi, Yuki Uranishi, Markku Åkerblom, Mikko Kaasalainen, Shunsuke Yoshimoto, Yoshihiro Kuroda and Osamu Oshiro
15:30-17:00 Special Session II: “Exploring VR/AR and mobile technologies in airports to enhance passenger experience”, Chair: Genovefa Kefalidou
17:00-17:30 Wrap-ups, awards, conclusions, next conference
17:30 End of Conference


Four keynotes will take place in EuroVR2016. One per day. The speakers are:

  • Prof. Bernd Froehlich
  • Dr. Betty Mohler Tesch
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Maria Roussou
  • Guido Rosales


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