CONF: VRST'95 Call for Participation 
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 CONF: VRST'95 Call for Participation
******CALL FOR PARTICIPATION********************************

                 ICAT/VRST '95 in JAPAN

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International Conference on Artificial Reality and Tele-Existence '95
Conference on Virtual Reality Software and Technology '95

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*OUTLINE

 Date:  TUTORIALS
                November 20,1995
        KEYNOTE LECTURES / TECHNICAL SESSIONS
                November 21-22,1995

 VENUE: Nippon Convention Center  MAKUHARI MESSE
        (2-1, Nakase Mihama-ku, Chiba, JAPAN)

 SPONSORED BY: ACM/SIGCHI
        The Society of Instrument and Control Engineers (SICE)
        Japan Technology Transfer Association(JTTAS)
        Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Inc.(NIKKEI)
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*REGISTRATION

 APPLICATION AND REGISTRATION:
 (1) Please complete the application form and return it BY FAX (NOT BY E-MAIL)
     to the Secretariat of of ICAT/VRST (address below).
 (2) On getting your application form, we will send you a "Confirmation/Bill."
     Please show it at the registration desk at the conference site to receive
     documents and materials.

 REGISTRATION FEE AND PAYMENT:
   REGISTRATION FEE
        KEYNOTE LECTURES / TECHNICAL SESSIONS                   50,000 yen
        One TUTORIAL and KEYNOTE LECTURES / TECHNICAL SESSIONS  62,000 yen
        Two TUTORIALS and KEYNOTE LECTURES / TECHNICAL SESSIONS 70,000 yen
        One TUTORIAL      12,000 yen
        Two TUTORIALS     20,000 yen

The fee includes consumption tax and the cost of materials.
NO REFUND for advance cancellation or failure to show. In such cases,
substitute person is required to show the  Confirmation/Bill" at the
registration desk.

PAYMENT
        Please remit the fee to the account of Secretariat of ICAT/VRST. The
        account number in written clearly in the "Confirmation/Bill."
        All Payment must be in Japanese yen.
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 All inquiries and applications should be addressed to:

 Secretariat of ICAT/VRST'95
   CRS Division, International Communications Specialists, Inc.
   Kasho Bldg.,2-14-9, Nihombashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103, Japan
   TEL:+81-3-3272-7985  FAX:+81-3-3275-2945
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*ACCESS

 Nippon Convention Center lies halfway between Tokyo and Narita. It is 30
 minutes by JR Keiyo Line to Tokyo Station and is easily accessible from
 Kaihin Makuhari Statiothe closest station, located 5 minutes away from
 NCC. In addition, one can easily travel to NCC by car or limousine bus that
 goes to either Narita or Haneda Airport, enabling easy access for overseas
 visitors.

BY TRAIN
      JR KEIYO LINE -get off at Kaihin Makuhari Station (approximately 40
      minutes from Tokyo Station) and walk approximately five minutes.

      JR SOBU LINE  -get off at Makuhari Hongo Station (about 40 minutes from
      Akihabara Station) and take a bus for approximately 15 minutes.

BY CAR, Limousine Bus
      Approximately 40 minutes' drive from downtown Tokyo and Tokyo
      international Airport(HANEDA).
      Approximately 30 minutes' drive from New Tokyo International Airport
      (NARITA).

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*HOTEL ROOMS

The following is the hotel accommodation and the price list.

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Name of Hotel   Address, TEL, FAX Price(with breakfast)
                                        Single       Twin
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                2-2 Hibino, Mihama-ku,  20,000       13,000  One minute
Hotel New Otani Chiba City, Chiba                            walk from
                TEL: +81-43-297-7777                         conference
                FAX: +81-43-297-7788                         room
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Hotel Springs   1-11 Hibino, Mihama-ku, 11,500               Five minute
Makuhari        Chiba City, Chiba                            walk from
                TEL: +81-43-296-3111                         conference
                FAX: +81-43-296-3795                         room
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Makuhari Prince 2-8 Hibino, Mihama-ku,  12,000       12,000  One minute
Hotel           Chiba City, Chiba                            walk from
                TEL: +81-43-296-1111                         conference
                FAX: +81-43-296-0977                         room
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Prices above include breakfast, tax, and 10% service.
Prices above are for EACH PERSON.
Prices above are especially set for ICAT/VRST.  If you contact each hotel,
the prices will be higher.

Cancellation Fee:

If you cancel your accommodation after the following dates, you will be
requested to pay cancellation fee.

15 days before your stay                00
14 to 9 days before your stay           10%
8 to 2 days before your stay            20%
The day before your stay                80%
On the very day of your stay
        or without cancellation         100%

APPLICATION:

 Please fill in the sheet "Application Form for Hotel Accommodation"
 and FAX (NOT E-MAIL) it to KINTETSU INTERNATIONAL (Travel Agency).

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 Travel Agency

Ms. Tokumaru
KINTETSU INTERNATIONAL
Kinki Nippon Tourist Co., Ltd.
Outbound Sales Office, Marunouchi
Kokusai Bldg. 3-1-1 Marunouchi
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo JAPAN 100
TEL: +81-3-3212-4811
FAX: +81-3-3284-1218

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*PROGRAM

 November 20, Monday

 10:00 - 12:00  TUTORIAL-1
        "Hivision Computer Aided Surgery System and Virtual Hospital"
        Ryo Mochizuki (NHK engineering Service)(tentative)

 14:00 - 17:00  TUTORIAL-2
        "Title Undecided"
        Nadia Magnenat Thalmann (National University of Singapore)

 November 21, Tuesday

  9:40 - 10:40  KEYNOTE LECTURE
          Daniel Thalmann  (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology)

 10:50 - 11:50  KEYNOTE LECTURE
          David Mizell (Boeing Information and Support Services)

 11:50 - 13:50  BREAK

 13:50 - 16:20  TECHNICAL SESSION 1
  "Software Tools And Applications for Virtual Space"

        "Shared VRML (Virtual Reality Modeling Language) Browser for
        Collaborative Assembly Design"
         Lae Hyun Kim(Yonsei University), Heedong Ko, Hyun Suk Kim
         (Korean Institute of Science and Technology),Yoonchui Choy
         (Yonsei University)

        "Besides Immersion: Overlaid Points of View and Frames of
         Reference Using Audio Windows to Analyze Audio Scenes"
         Michael Cohen (University of Aizu)

        "Development of Virtual Telephone System"
         Hidehiko Kono(Tottori Research & Development Center of
         Industrial Technology)

        "A Spatial Approach to Speech and Gestural Control in
         Collaborative Virtual Environments"
         Steve Benford, Chris Greenhalgh(University of Nottingham)

        "The Hyper Hospital- A Virtual Reality Mediated Networked
         Medical System - General Construction, User Reconfigurable
         World Design, New {*filter*}netic Interface, and Safety Features"
         T.Yamaguchi, K.Yamazaki(Tokai University)

        "A Virtual Skiing System for Interactive Training and
         Entertainment "
         Nobutatsu Nakamura(Information Technology Research Lab., NEC)

 16:35 - 18:40 TECHNICAL SESSION 2
  "Visual Sensation and Auditory Displays"

        "The Virtual Lens"
         Charles F. Neveu, Lawrence W. Stark
         (University of California, Berkley)

        "Interactive Visual Simulation in a Quasi-three-dimensional
         World based on the Structuralization of Images."
         Makoto Kato, Hideo Noyama(System Development Lab., Hitachi,
         Ltd.)

        "A Compound Virtual Environment Using the Projective Head
         Mounted Display"
         Ryugo Kijima, Michitaka Hirose (University of Tokyo)

        The Magnifying Glass Approach to Augmented Reality Systems"
         Jun Rekimoto(Sony Computer Science Lab.)

        "Virtualized Reality : Being mobile in a visual scene"
         Takeo Kanade, P.J. Narayanan, Peter W. Rander
         (Carnegie Mellon University)

[November 22, Thursday]

 9:30 - 10:30  KEYNOTE LECTURE
         Charles J. Gott  (NASA Johnson Space Center)

10:40 - 12:40  SPECIAL ORGANIZED SESSION
                    "Human Media Technology"

        "Principle of Human-Centered Information Systems"
         John J.Leggett (Texas A&M University)

        "Some Trends and Forecasts in matter of Virtual Reality
         Development and Disseminotion"
         Philippe Coiffet (Laboratoire de Robotique de Paris)

        "Title Undecided"
         Yuichiro Anzai(Keio University)

12:40 - 14:00  BREAK

14:00 - 15:40  TECHNICAL SESSION 3
         "Tactile and Force Displays"

        "Surface Display: Concept and Implementation Approaches"
         Koichi Hirota(Toyohashi University of Technology),
         Michitaka Hirose (University of Tokyo)

        "Dextrous Telemanipulation with Force Feedback in Virtual
         Reality"
         Latifa Turki, Philippe Coiffet(Laboratoire de Robotique de
         Paris)

        "Cooperative Work in Virtual Environment with Force Feedback"
         Hiroaki Yano, Hiroo Iwata(University of Tsukuba)

        "A Construction Method of Virtual Haptic Space(2)- A Shape
         Model of an Object in Virtual Environment Suitable for
         Representing the Shape with Surfaces and Edges-"
         Hiroshi Hoshino, Ryokichi Hirata, Taro Maeda, Susumu Tachi
        (University of Tokyo)

16:00 - 17:40  TECHNICAL SESSION 4
        "Naturality and Interaction"

        "Interaction Techniques for a Virtual Workspace"
         Luis Serra, Timothy Poston, Ng Hern, Chua Beng Choon
         (National University of Singapore),
         John A. Waterworth (University of Umea)

        "A Human-scale Space Interface Device with Forth Sensation "
         Y.Cai, S.Wang, M.Ishii, M.Sato(Tokyo Institute of Technology)

        "Comparison of Naturalness : Virtual Assembly with a
         Sophisticated Aid vs. Real Assembly in Building Block Task"
         Yoshifumi Kitamura, Amy Yee, Fumio Kitano (ATR Communication
         Systems Research Lab.)

        "A Study on Data Input for Natural Human Motion for a Virtual
         Reality System"
         Michitaka Hirose, Guy Deffaux, Yoshiyuki Nakagaki
         (University of Tokyo)

17:50 - 18:30  CLOSING SESSION

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                ICAT/VRST APPLICATION FORM

 To: Secretariat of ICAT/VRST'95     (FAX : +81-3-3275-2945)

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NAME:
 (Mr/Ms)

POSITION:

DEPARTMENT:

COMPANY/ORGANIZATION:

TELEPHONE:

TELEFAX:

ADDRESS/ZIP:

COUNTRY:

PLEASE BILL:   1. to Myself          2. to My Company/Organization :

REGISTRATION TYPE:

KEYNOTE LECTURES / TECHNICAL SESSIONS                   50,000 yen
One TUTORIAL and KEYNOTE LECTURES / TECHNICAL SESSIONS  62,000 yen
Two TUTORIALS and KEYNOTE LECTURES / TECHNICAL SESSIONS 70,000 yen
One TUTORIAL      12,000 yen
Two TUTORIALS     20,000 yen

*This form may be copied for multiple registrations.

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         ICAT/VRST APPLICATION FORM FOR HOTEL ACCOMMODATION

Please fill in the form and fax it to:

        Ms. Tokumaru
        KINTETSU INTERNATIONAL
        FAX: +81-3-3284-1218

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Name:

Address:

Country:

TEL:

FAX:

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Name of Hotel        Name of person        Sex       Age      Dates
(Single or Twin)     staying               (M or F)
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[EXAMPLE]                                                    11/18, 11/19
Hotel New Otani      KUREBAYASHI, Mayumi    F        24      11/20
Single
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Professor and Associate Chair                  (403) 492-4584
Department of Computing Science                (403) 492-1071 (FAX)
University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2H1, Canada



Mon, 30 Mar 1998 03:00:00 GMT
 
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