The INTUITION 2008 Conference "Virtual Reality in Industry and Society: From Research to Application" will be held in one month time, so hurry and register now! The conference boasts a rich programme: on Monday Oct. 06, there will be two tutorials on state-of-the-art topics, on Tuesday Oct. 07 and Wednesday Oct. 08, parallel sessions including 25 accepted papers, selected through a scientific peer reviewed process, as well as 6 invited contributions, posters, and a rich exhibition with hands-on demonstrations from industrial partners and research projects in the wider area of Virtual Reality and Virtual Environments.
The programme is available online here.
Added to papers, posters and an exhibition, the conference features the contribution of five internationally renown keynote speakers:
- Dr Grigore Burdea - Rutgers University, USA
- Dr Massimo Bergamasco - Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy
- Dr Anthony Steed - University College London, UK
- Dr Gudrun Klinker - Technical University Munich, Germany
- Dr Sankar Jayaram – Washington State University, USA
- On Oct 6th the tutorials will start at 14:30. For a description on the tutorials please visit http://www.intuition2008.net/site/contenuto_view.asp?check=32.
On Oct 8th the conference will host in parallel sessions the 2nd edition of the VIRMAN Workshop, a high level event dedicated to Virtual Manufacturing. The information on VIRMAN is available from the link in the Conference Home Page www.intuition2008.net or directly from the VIRMAN site: http://virman08.wordpress.com/2008/04/16/hello-world/
Participation to VIRMAN is included in the INTUITION registration.
The INTUITION 2008 Conference "Virtual Reality in Industry and Society: From Research to Application" will be held under the umbrella of the INTUITION Network of Excellence in Virtual Reality and Virtual Environments for Future Workspaces (www.intuition-eunetwork.net), a network of 60 partners across Europe. INTUITION 2008 follows on from the four very successful workshops held in Athens 2004, Paris 2005, Stuttgart 2006 and Athens 2007. It is organized jointly with MIMOS, the Italian association for Modelling and Simulation, ATA, the Italian automotive engineering association, and the Chamber of Commerce of Turin.
We are looking forward to your participation! For more information, please visit www.intuition2008.net
Aggelos Amditis (ICCS)
Massimo Bergamasco (PERCRO)
Giannis Karaseitanidis (ICCS)
Roland Blach (FhG-IAO)
Exhibition Chair and Local Organization
Giuseppe Varalda (CRF)
Fabio Salsedo (PERCRO)
VIRMAN Workshop Organiser/Chair
James Ritchie (Heriot-Watt University)