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Florian Daiber <[log in to unmask]>
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Florian Daiber <[log in to unmask]>
Mon, 20 Jan 2020 10:46:32 +0100
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Apologies for multiple crossposting of this CfP

************ 2nd Call for EPO4VR Workshop Position Papers ************
EPO4VR: A CHI '20 Workshop on Everyday Proxy Objects for VR
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Workshop homepage:
Conference homepage:
Submission page:
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The workshop on Everyday Proxy Objects for VR will explore the
integration of everyday items for multi-sensory virtual experiences
and sets course for respective future research endeavors. We welcome
researchers and practitioners who have experience with or interest in
using everyday objects as proxies for virtual objects, scenes or
interactions in VR.

To apply for the workshop, we invite submissions of position papers in
the SIGCHI Extended Abstract format with a maximum length of 4 pages
(not including bibliography) to Position papers should
address either previous work or future planned work in the scope of
integrating everyday objects in immersive virtual experiences. Each
participant will have 5 minutes for an oral presentation of their

Position papers will be reviewed by the workshop organizers.
Participants will be selected according to the suitability of their
research to contribute to the workshop outcome or the relevance of
their workshop position paper. Upon acceptance, at least one author of
each accepted paper must attend the workshop. All participants must
register for both the workshop and for at least one day of the

More details can be found on the workshop webpage:

The workshop welcomes submissions addressing one or more but not
limited to the following topics:
- Virtual, mixed and substitutional reality
- Tangible interaction with everyday objects
- Retrofitting for sensing and actuating everyday objects
- Multi-sensory devices and proxies
- Tracking of everyday objects for VR/MR
- Immersion and perception of everyday proxy objects
- Facilitating collaboration through everyday proxy objects
- Interaction techniques or interfaces in the context of everyday objects
- VR/MR applications based on/leveraging everyday proxy objects

- Submission Deadline: February 11th, 2020
- Notification: February 28th, 2020
- Workshop: tba., either 25th or 26th of April, 2020

Florian Daiber, DFKI, Saarbrücken, Germany
Donald Degraen, DFKI, Saarbrücken, Germany
André Zenner, DFKI, Saarbrücken, Germany
Frank Steinicke, Universität Hamburg, Germany
Oscar Javier Ariza Nunez, Universität Hamburg, Germany
Adalberto L. Simeone, KU Leuven, Belgium

Dr. Florian Daiber

Campus D3_2, Stuhlsatzenhausweg 3, D-66123 Saarbruecken, Germany
Fon: +49(0)681 85775 5115
Fax: +49(0)681  85775 5007

Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz GmbH
Trippstadter Strasse 122, D-67663 Kaiserslautern, Germany

Prof. Dr. Antonio Krüger (Vorsitzender)
Dr. Walter Olthoff

Vorsitzender des Aufsichtsrats:
Dr. Gabriël Clemens
Amtsgericht Kaiserslautern, HRB 2313

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