Virtual Reality Symposium Preliminary Program (update 23 November 2013)

 

 

 

Tuesday 28th January 2014 Focus on human aspects

Chairman of the day: Martijn Lamers from Fontys

9.00AM Welcome, coffee and tea
9.15AM

Opening: Sjaak Verwaaijen: coordinator VR lab Fontys ICT VRLab and Harold Weffers coordinator externe samenwerking. Faculteit  Wiskunde en Informatica TU/e

9.30AM

Introduction lecture by Prof. dr. ir. Robert van Liere is a principle investigator Centrum Wiskunde en Informatica (CWI) and professor at the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science of Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e)

Followed by Dr. Jérôme Perret: The role played by interactive VR in industry

10.30AM Refreshment break, opportunity to visit stands
11.30AM

Session IIa: Joke Manders, MSc:  High Touch in Orthopaedics

12.00AM

Session IIb: Kolonel W.S. Rietdijk MA: Simulation applications embedded within the LandForces

12.30PM LUNCH, opportunity to visit stand
14.00PM

Session IIIa:Aleksandar Dimov: Virtual Reality as a methodological tool in Psychology: On the use of physiological data in virtual reality

14.30PM

Session IIIb: Dr.ir. Erik Vullings: Augmented Reality for Increased Situational Awareness

15.00PM Refreshment break, opportunity to visit stands
16.00PM

Session IVa:Dr. Jan Rietsema: A simulation training about dementia to increase empathetic caregiving

16.30PM

Session IVb: Martin Sjardijn: About art and virtual reality

17.00PM - 18:00PM Opportunity to visit stands & network with exhibitors and speakers
18.00PM - 22:00PM Social Event at the Fontys University building:  Buffet dinner and visit to 3D CAVE (non-invitees can participate but pay €25,- extra)

Wednesday 29th January 2014 Focus on technology

Chairman of the day: Hugo Habets from Philips Innovation Services

9.00AM Welcome, coffee and tea
9.30AM

Session Va: Matthias Pusch: VR going mainstream – impact of consumer priced components and perspectives for the VR market

10.00AM

Session Vb: Anton H.J. Koning Ph.D: Immersive virtual reality system for visualization of bio-medical volumetric data

10.30AM Refreshment break, opportunity to visit stands
11.30AM

Session VIa: Dr. Ir. Jos Thalen: Using VR to facilitate the involvement of end-users of your product

12.00AM

Session VIb: Dr. Javed Vassilis Khan : Utilization of virtual environments for the purpose of evaluating mobile apps

12.30PM LUNCH, opportunity to visit stands
14.00PM

Session VIIa: PhD's Erfaneh Allameh and Ali Heidari Jozam: Interactive Application of a Virtual Smart Home

14.30PM

Session VIIb: Johan Janssen: A virtual self: the technologies behind the scenes

15.00PM Refreshment break, opportunity to visit stands
16.00PM

Session VIIIa: Dr.ir. Michal Koutek: Extreme Weather Events in 3D: Interactive 3D Exploration of Weather Data

16.30PM

Session VIIIb: Guido van Gageldonk, BSc, New Business Partner: Full virtual immersion in the high tech industry

17.00PM - 18:00PM RECEPTION