====================================================================== ACM SIGGRAPH International Conference on
VIRTUAL REALITY CONTINUUM AND ITS APPLICATIONS IN INDUSTRY (VRCAI 2009) CALL FOR PAPERS ====================================================================== Venue: SUZUKAKEDAI Campus,Tokyo Institute of Technology,Japan Date: 14-15 December 2009 Website: http://www.vrcai2009.com/
Sponsor:ACM SIGGRAPH and SIGGRAPH ASIA 2009 Organizer: Society for Art and Science,Japan (芸術科学会） In Cooperation with: Virtual Reality Society,Japan (ＶＲ学会）
INTRODUCTION ============== The 8th ACM SIGGRAPH International Conference on Virtual-Reality Continuum and its Applications in Industry (VRCAI2009), on 14-15 December 2009 will take place just before SIGGRAPH Asia 2009(16-19,Dec) in Yokohama. An exciting VRCAI 2009 awaits participants from both academia and industry in the World. VRCAI 2009 will focus on the following main themes: Fundamentals(Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Mixed Reality,etc.), VR Related Technology in Computer Graphics, VR Systems, Interactions, and Industry and Applications in the VRC.
KEYNOTES ========== Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann (University of Geneva,Swizerland) Title: Modeling Socially Intelligent Virtual Humans Hyun Seung Yang (KAIST,Korea) Title:Realistic E-Learning System based on Mixed Reality
PAPER SUBMISSION =================== Paper submission is online only at http://www.vrcai2009.com/ Full paper A4 size maximum 6 pages in MS Words or PDF formats. Poster paper A4 size between 2-6 pages in MS Words or PDF formats. Note: Please refer to the following website for more info on the paper format: http://www.siggraph.org/publications/instructions
IMPORTANT DATES ================== Full paper: Abstracts of Paper Due: 30 Aug. 2009 17:00 PDT (Pacific Daylight Time) Full Paper Due: 7 Sep. 2009 17:00 PDT (Pacific Daylight Time) Paper acceptance notification: 8 Oct. 2009
Camera-ready full paper and poster paper: 30 Oct. 2009 Early registration closed: 30 Oct.2009 Conference: 14-15 Dec. 2009
PUBLICATIONS ============== The accepted papers will be included in ACM digital library.
SPECIAL ISSUE IN JOURNALS =========================== Selected papers from the conference will be invited for further revision and publication in special issues of Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds and International Journal of Virtual Reality or Special issues of Society for Art and Science (Japan).
ORGANIZING COMMITTEE ======================= General Chair & Co-Chair ------------------------ Masayuki NAKAJIMA, Chair, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan Enhua WU, Co-Chair, University of Macau & Academia Sinica, China
Program Chair & Co-Chairs ------------------------ Kazunori MIYATA, Chair, JAIST, Japan Daniel THALMANN, Co-Chair, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne,Switzerland Zhiyong HUANG, Co-Chair, Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore