Immersive Pavilion - Vrcade



Immersive Pavilion, Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality: Immersive Pavilion
Event TypeImmersive Pavilion, Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThe Immersive Pavilion is the place to experience, play, and learn about the latest advances in Virtual, Augmented & Mixed Reality. In addition to traditional VR installations, the Pavilion will be a space to explore the evolution of VR (in the Vrcade) and experience VR storytelling (in the VR Theater).
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Home: A VR Spacewalk
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Ben Maltz-Jones
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Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionREWIND collaborated with BBC Studios Digital, BBC Studios Science, and BBC Learning to create an epic 15-minute immersive virtual reality experience. Home’s ambition as a piece of VR is to combine a strong narrative and sense of drama with the incredible impact possible in an immersive experience.
Contributor
Ben Maltz-Jones
REWIND
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Demonstration of Gaze-aware Video Streaming Solutions for Mobile VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Pietro Lungaro
Firdose Saeik
Konrad Tollmar
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Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThis demo features Smart Eye-tracking Enabled Networking (SEEN), a novel content delivery method for optimizing 360-video streaming. SEEN relies on eye-gaze information from novel 5G-networked eye-trackers to stream high-quality, in real-time, only in proximity of fixations points. SEEN technology is developed in a joint project between KTH, Tobii and Ericsson.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/YCmSqp
Contributors
Pietro Lungaro
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Firdose Saeik
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Konrad Tollmar
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Multiplayer Augmented Reality: the Future is Social, presented by Niantic
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Si ying Diana Hu
Niniane Wang
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Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionNiantic (creator of Pokémon GO, Ingress, and the upcoming Harry Potter AR game) takes AR to the next level. We enable multiple mobile devices to experience the same AR objects in realtime! Watch people shoot lasers at each other, where the laser beams exists in AR for all users. Shared AR experiences are essential for taking AR mainstream in the future.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/Y8Ax3J
Contributors
Si ying Diana Hu
Niantic, Inc
Niniane Wang
Niantic, Inc
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Fire Escape: An Interactive Series
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Vassiliki Khonsari
Navid Khonsari
Andres Perez-Duarte
Sam Butin
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Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionWhen the clock strikes eight in Brooklyn, a suspenseful drama begins to unfold in real time. Audiences can interact and peer into the lives of eight disenfranchised tenants entangled in a murder, and must embrace their voyeuristic tendencies in this rich and unique interactive series to reveal a gripping truth.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/TSK5ma
Contributors
Vassiliki Khonsari
iNK Stories
Navid Khonsari
iNK Stories
Andres Perez-Duarte
iNK Stories
Sam Butin
iNK Stories
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Crow: The Legend
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Larry Cutler
Eric Darnell
Nathaniel Dirksen
Michael Hutchinson
Scott Peterson
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Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCrow: The Legend is a re-telling of a Native American folk tale about a bird with the most dazzling plumage and mellifluous voice, who, after the planet turns dark and cold, must journey far from home to bring light and warmth back to the world.
Contributors
Larry Cutler
Visual Effects Supervisor
Baobab Studios
Eric Darnell
Baobab Studios
Nathaniel Dirksen
Baobab Studios
Michael Hutchinson
Baobab Studios
Scott Peterson
Director of Interactivity and FX
Baobab Studios
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Voyage
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Sharan Shodhan
Julian Korzeniowsky
Rajeev Mukundan
Na-yeon Kim
Sijia He
Mark J.W. Lee
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Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionVoyage is a multiuser mobile virtual reality (VR) experience for Google Daydream that allows students to go on virtual field trips in which they immersively explore a deciduous forest biome. The experience is designed to be undertaken in a middle-school classroom and facilitated by a teacher using a tablet computer.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/pKiUsg
Contributors
Sharan Shodhan
Carnegie Mellon University
Julian Korzeniowsky
Carnegie Mellon University
Rajeev Mukundan
Carnegie Mellon University
Na-yeon Kim
Carnegie Mellon University
Sijia He
Carnegie Mellon University
Mark J.W. Lee
Charles Sturt University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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BroadcastAR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Xava Fragoso
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Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionBroadcastAR is our large scale, interactive cinematic augmented reality experience. Viewers have the power to gesture control the movement of characters within their experience, creating vibrant crowd engagement. Our BroadcastAR platform has been installed on both indoor and outdoor LED/ projected systems, ranging from retail to museums.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/gN84z4
Contributor
Xava Fragoso
INDE R&D
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Museum of Symmetry
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Paloma Dawkins
Maral Mohammadian
Tali Goldstein
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Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionMuseum of Symmetry, a refreshing and uplifting burst of artistic expression takes the player through earth, fire, wind, and water, disrupts conventional game storytelling to create a unique experience about our relationship to nature and to ourselves.
Contributors
Paloma Dawkins
National Film Board of Canada
Maral Mohammadian
National Film Board of Canada
Tali Goldstein
CASA RARA STUDIO
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Sherpa - the helping hands of the Himalaya
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Dimosthenis Gkantzos
Christian Greitmann
Martin Koegel
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Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionFour players start a journey helping their tourists climb a mountain. During the game, they receive support from real Sherpas, who also tell stories about their daily life. A journey about exploring and getting to know the local culture, on a plexiglass installation combining VR technology and projection mapping.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/9AGpgb
Contributors
Dimosthenis Gkantzos
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Christian Greitmann
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Martin Koegel
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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1000 Cut Journey
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Courtney D. Cogburn
Jeremy Bailenson
Elise Ogle
Tobin Asher
Teff Nichols
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Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAchieving racial justice requires that we understand racism. One may espouse beliefs of racial justice and equality, but fail to truly understand the nature of racial inequality. In this immersive virtual reality experience, the viewer becomes Michael, a black man, encountering racism as a young child, adolescent, and young adult.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/h3qhZk
Contributors
Courtney D. Cogburn
Columbia University
Jeremy Bailenson
Stanford University
Elise Ogle
Stanford University
Tobin Asher
Stanford University
Teff Nichols
The Jewish Board Child Development Center
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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AnimVR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Dario Seyb
Milan Grajetzki
Grace Chin
Sasha Wilkinson
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Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAnimVR allows users to animate, integrate and share animated assets in Virtual Reality, revolutionizing traditional 3D content production. In AnimVR we leverage the possibilities of VR to enhance the CG Animation pipeline both by translating traditional animation workflows to VR as well as by exploring new ways to tell stories.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/DSf4FU
Contributors
Dario Seyb
NVRMIND IVS
Milan Grajetzki
NVRMIND IVS
Grace Chin
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Sasha Wilkinson
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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VIVO lifelike reactive characters for VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Joaquin Ruiperez
Gonzalo Ruiperez
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCharacters are the true soul of any story. Using our proprietary tech VIVO we create VR characters who are not only believable but amazingly responsive and real. VIVO turns character interactions into powerfully immersive, natural experiences. Designed from the ground up to build the next-gen VR movies and games.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/3Uqx3N
Contributors
Joaquin Ruiperez
ESTUDIOFUTURE
Gonzalo Ruiperez
ESTUDIOFUTURE
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Cycles
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Jeff Gipson
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Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCycles is a VR short film centered around the true meaning of creating a home and the life it holds inside it’s walls.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/E3LFHX
Contributor
Jeff Gipson
Disney Animation Studios
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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A Show of Kindness
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Jeremy Cowles
Peter Chan
Tory Voight
Isabel Parkinson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionA Show of Kindness is a previously unreleased three-act VR experience through which the user navigates an unfolding story frozen in time, crafted with meticulous detail by concept artist Peter Chan using a custom build of Tilt Brush.
Contributors
Jeremy Cowles
Tilt Brush by Google
Peter Chan
Tilt Brush Artist in Residence
Tory Voight
Tilt Brush by Google
Isabel Parkinson
Tilt Brush by Google
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Coral VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Johannes Saam
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Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCoral is an interactive fractal explorer. Dive into the procedural art piece to enjoy the power and beauty of mathematics visualized in virtual reality. It was initially a passion project at Framestore that is now in public beta.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/53P2Cn
Contributor
Johannes Saam
Framestore
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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We AR Sight: An Open Source Augmented Reality Wearable Device to Assist Visually Impaired Individuals
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Sarang Nerkar
Ambarish Gurjar
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAs the field of Wearable Computing and Augmented Reality progressed, very few inexpensive solutions to augment the reality of the visually impaired have been witnessed. We present an interactive demonstration of open-source augmented reality wearable device that assists visually impaired individuals by providing them with smart vision via auditory feedback.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/9uMJYF
Contributors
Sarang Nerkar
Innosapien Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Nerkar Education and Research Trust
Ambarish Gurjar
Innosapien Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Nerkar Education and Research Trust
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Becoming Homeless: A Human Experience
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Tobin Asher
Elise Ogle
Jeremy Bailenson
Fernanda Herrera
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Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIn this immersive virtual reality experience, spend days in the life of someone who can no longer afford a home. Attempt to save your home and to protect yourself and your belongings as you walk in another’s shoes, facing the adversity of living with diminishing resources.
Contributors
Tobin Asher
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Elise Ogle
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Jeremy Bailenson
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Fernanda Herrera
Stanford University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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IKEA Immerse Interior Designer
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Tobias Soffner
Florian Gläser
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIKEA Immerse is available in select IKEA stores in Germany. This application enables consumers to create, experience, and share their own configurations in a virtual living and kitchen room set. With seamless e-commerce integration, a high level of detail, and real-time interaction, the VR experience represents an engaging, valuable touch-point.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/8miVwb
Contributors
Tobias Soffner
Demodern GmbH
Florian Gläser
Demodern GmbH
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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'I Am a Man' Virtual Experience
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Derek Ham
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThe “I Am a Man” VR Experience is an interactive virtual reality experience set to the historic events of the African-American Civil Rights Movement. Users will witness the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Worker’s Strike and the events leading to the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Contributor
Derek Ham
NC State College of Design
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Elastic Time
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Javier Bello Ruiz
Robin Mange
Mark Boulos
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionMixed reality documentary about space-time narrated by astronomer Tony Stark. Your own holographic body is captured and integrated in real time into a telescope room. You bend space and time to your will, creating black-holes, worm-holes and time portals. This volumetric documentary is powered by IMVERSE proprietary voxel-based graphics engine.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/neRQ3F
Contributors
Javier Bello Ruiz
Imverse SA
Robin Mange
Imverse SA
Mark Boulos
VCUarts
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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The Gallery - Episode 2: Heart of the Emberstone
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Denny Unger
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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G&I
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAfter receiving your Gauntlet, a mysterious new power in the palm of your hand, you must travel to Ember, a long-forgotten world whose past holds many secrets. Enter the groundbreaking puzzle-exploration game inspired by the mystery of dark 80's fantasy adventure films.
Contributor
Denny Unger
Cloudhead Games
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Vacation Simulator
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Owlchemy Labs
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionVacation Simulator is the new original virtual reality game from Owlchemy Labs. First you JOBBED, now you VACATION. Visit Vacation Island and experience RECREATION, optimal RELAXATION, and classic human pastimes like SUNBURN. Vacation Island offers all this and more so that you can discover the lost art of TIME OFF.
Contributor
Owlchemy Labs
Owlchemy Labs
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Augmented Reality Task Guidance for International Space Station Stowage Operations
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Hiroshi Furuya
Lui Wang
Carmine Elvezio
Steven Feiner
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionBuilt at NASA Johnson Space Center (JSC) and Columbia University and tested in JSC’s full-scale mockup of the International Space Station (ISS), StowageApp is a prototype for the future of conducting cargo operations in space. StowageApp dynamically guides astronauts as they complete stowage tasks, packing and unpacking cargo.
Contributors
Hiroshi Furuya
Columbia University
Lui Wang
NASA
Carmine Elvezio
Columbia University
Steven Feiner
Columbia University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Augmented Reality Game with Unique Semi-Transmissive Rendering Method
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Daiki Taniguchi
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThis AR game project introduces unique non-photorealistic & real-time rendering methods developed to enhance optical consistency. Through this, seamless blending of virtual and physical content on mobile devices is achieved. Using wireless controllers with muscle displacement sensor, players can move about freely and perform various actions. Multiplayer compatible (WIP).

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/2maE76
Contributor
Daiki Taniguchi
Akatsuki Inc.
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Queerskins: a love story
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Illya Szilak
Cyril Tsiboulski
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIn this haptic cinematic VR experience, a diary and a box of belongings offers you and a devoutly Catholic mother living in rural Missouri in 1990 a chance to know Sebastian, the estranged son she has lost to AIDS. How will you choose to reconstruct him and his life?

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/zC3sHR
Contributors
Illya Szilak
Fancy Rainbow
Cyril Tsiboulski
Cloudred
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Welcome to Light Fields
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Ryan S. Overbeck
Daniel Erickson
Daniel Evangelakos
Paul Debevec
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionLight Fields let us experience freedom of motion and realistic reflections and translucence like never before in VR. Explore the Gamble House, Mosaic Tile House, and Space Shuttle Discovery. These navigable light field stills showcase the emerging technology Google is using to power its next generation of VR content.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/xY8sAS
Contributors
Ryan S. Overbeck
Google Inc.
Daniel Erickson
Google Inc.
Daniel Evangelakos
Google Inc.
Paul Debevec
Google Inc.
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Collaborative Exploration of Urban Data in Virtual and Augmented Reality
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Carmine Elvezio
Frank Ling
Jen-Shuo Liu
Barbara Tversky
Steven Feiner
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionFrom emergency planning to real estate, many domains can benefit from collaborative exploration of urban environments in VR and AR. We have created an interactive experience that allows multiple users to explore live datasets in context of an immersive scale model of the urban environment with which they are related.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/djouPU
Contributors
Carmine Elvezio
Columbia University
Frank Ling
Columbia University
Jen-Shuo Liu
Columbia University
Barbara Tversky
Teachers College
Steven Feiner
Columbia University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Aeronaut
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Bryan Collinsworth
Karen Singer
Yan Xuan Justin Ou Yang
Tomonari Michigami
David Shiyang Liu
Rob Ruffler
Julie Huynh
Ken Waagner
Dave Meeker
Geoff Cubitt
Danny Bittman
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
Description“Aeronaut” is one of the first music experiences to feature a hologram created with Microsoft Mixed Reality Capture. This technology was used to capture Billy Corgan’s performance in volumetric video. In this experience users are able to connect with the artist and interact with the world around them.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/1v6Djd
Contributors
Bryan Collinsworth
Viacom
Karen Singer
Viacom
Yan Xuan Justin Ou Yang
Viacom
Tomonari Michigami
Viacom
David Shiyang Liu
Viacom
Rob Ruffler
Viacom
Julie Huynh
Isobar
Ken Waagner
Isobar
Dave Meeker
Isobar
Geoff Cubitt
Isobar
Danny Bittman
Viacom
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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The AI powered Magic Mirror: Building Immersive AR/VR experiences with only webcams and deep learning
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Paul Kruszewski
Thomas Jan Mahamad
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
Descriptionwrnch uses AI to teach webcams to read human body language. The wrnch Magic Mirror enables people to walk up to ordinary TV monitors and beamed into cyberspace. From this digitization, users can see themselves as a variety of avatars including a virtual motion capture artist and digital chicken.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/vVRMBs
Contributors
Paul Kruszewski
wrnch
Thomas Jan Mahamad
wrnch
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Chorus
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Tyler Hurd
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionTransform into fantastical female warriors in this social virtual reality experience; Six people can band together to battle evil in this epic journey of empowerment, all orchestrated to the song "Chorus" by Justice.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/y6ezrZ
Contributor
Tyler Hurd
Gentle Manhands
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
ELI in VR: Embodied Limbic Interaction for Piloting a Virtual Hang-glider
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Kenan Bektaş
Mark Adriaan van Raai
Tyler Thrash
Patrik Künzler
Richard Hahnloser
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionA head-mounted display, a stationary control bar, and a limbic chair allow for a user to pilot a hang-glider in VR.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/D6SvsM
Contributors
Kenan Bektaş
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
ZHAW, Zurich, Switzerland
Mark Adriaan van Raai
Limbic Life AG
Tyler Thrash
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
University of Zurich
Patrik Künzler
Limbic Life AG
Richard Hahnloser
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Wolves in the Walls: Chapter 1
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Pete Billington
Jessica Shamash
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionNot everything is at it seems when 8-year-old Lucy's imagination proves to be a reality. Wolves in the Walls is an immersive-fable that asks the question: What would it be like to interact, have a relationship, and go on a quest with a character inside a virtual reality movie?
Contributors
Pete Billington
Fable Studio
Jessica Shamash
Fable Studio
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Moss
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Lincoln Davis
Corinne Scrivens
Rusty Scrivens
Brendan Walker
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIn Moss, the young mouse Quill must embark on an epic journey to save her uncle—and she needs you by her side. Together, you'll travel to forgotten realms, solve challenging puzzles, and battle menacing enemies. Alone, no one can conquer what you're up against. But united, you just may defeat even the darkest of villains.
Contributors
Lincoln Davis
Polyarc
Corinne Scrivens
Polyarc
Rusty Scrivens
Polyarc
Brendan Walker
Polyarch
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Tales of the Wedding Rings VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Kaei Sou
Remi Driancourt
Team Hikari
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeSunday, 12 August 20181:30pm - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionSquare Enix is creating a VR specific format for Japanese manga storytelling. Their first title, "Tales of Wedding Rings" utilizes "LiveWindow" technology to replicate the look and feel of manga frame based storytelling, and allows the user to literally "step inside the story."

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/VJUWr2
Contributors
Kaei Sou
Square Enix Co., Ltd.
Remi Driancourt
Square Enix Co., Ltd.
Team Hikari
SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD.; Advanced Technology Division
Immersive Pavilion, Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality: Immersive Pavilion
Event TypeImmersive Pavilion, Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
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F
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G&I
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TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThe Immersive Pavilion is the place to experience, play, and learn about the latest advances in Virtual, Augmented & Mixed Reality. In addition to traditional VR installations, the Pavilion will be a space to explore the evolution of VR (in the Vrcade) and experience VR storytelling (in the VR Theater).
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Home: A VR Spacewalk
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Ben Maltz-Jones
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionREWIND collaborated with BBC Studios Digital, BBC Studios Science, and BBC Learning to create an epic 15-minute immersive virtual reality experience. Home’s ambition as a piece of VR is to combine a strong narrative and sense of drama with the incredible impact possible in an immersive experience.
Contributor
Ben Maltz-Jones
REWIND
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Demonstration of Gaze-aware Video Streaming Solutions for Mobile VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Pietro Lungaro
Firdose Saeik
Konrad Tollmar
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThis demo features Smart Eye-tracking Enabled Networking (SEEN), a novel content delivery method for optimizing 360-video streaming. SEEN relies on eye-gaze information from novel 5G-networked eye-trackers to stream high-quality, in real-time, only in proximity of fixations points. SEEN technology is developed in a joint project between KTH, Tobii and Ericsson.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/YCmSqp
Contributors
Pietro Lungaro
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Firdose Saeik
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Konrad Tollmar
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Multiplayer Augmented Reality: the Future is Social, presented by Niantic
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Si ying Diana Hu
Niniane Wang
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionNiantic (creator of Pokémon GO, Ingress, and the upcoming Harry Potter AR game) takes AR to the next level. We enable multiple mobile devices to experience the same AR objects in realtime! Watch people shoot lasers at each other, where the laser beams exists in AR for all users. Shared AR experiences are essential for taking AR mainstream in the future.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/Y8Ax3J
Contributors
Si ying Diana Hu
Niantic, Inc
Niniane Wang
Niantic, Inc
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Fire Escape: An Interactive Series
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Vassiliki Khonsari
Navid Khonsari
Andres Perez-Duarte
Sam Butin
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionWhen the clock strikes eight in Brooklyn, a suspenseful drama begins to unfold in real time. Audiences can interact and peer into the lives of eight disenfranchised tenants entangled in a murder, and must embrace their voyeuristic tendencies in this rich and unique interactive series to reveal a gripping truth.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/TSK5ma
Contributors
Vassiliki Khonsari
iNK Stories
Navid Khonsari
iNK Stories
Andres Perez-Duarte
iNK Stories
Sam Butin
iNK Stories
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Crow: The Legend
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Larry Cutler
Eric Darnell
Nathaniel Dirksen
Michael Hutchinson
Scott Peterson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCrow: The Legend is a re-telling of a Native American folk tale about a bird with the most dazzling plumage and mellifluous voice, who, after the planet turns dark and cold, must journey far from home to bring light and warmth back to the world.
Contributors
Larry Cutler
Visual Effects Supervisor
Baobab Studios
Eric Darnell
Baobab Studios
Nathaniel Dirksen
Baobab Studios
Michael Hutchinson
Baobab Studios
Scott Peterson
Director of Interactivity and FX
Baobab Studios
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Voyage
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Sharan Shodhan
Julian Korzeniowsky
Rajeev Mukundan
Na-yeon Kim
Sijia He
Mark J.W. Lee
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionVoyage is a multiuser mobile virtual reality (VR) experience for Google Daydream that allows students to go on virtual field trips in which they immersively explore a deciduous forest biome. The experience is designed to be undertaken in a middle-school classroom and facilitated by a teacher using a tablet computer.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/pKiUsg
Contributors
Sharan Shodhan
Carnegie Mellon University
Julian Korzeniowsky
Carnegie Mellon University
Rajeev Mukundan
Carnegie Mellon University
Na-yeon Kim
Carnegie Mellon University
Sijia He
Carnegie Mellon University
Mark J.W. Lee
Charles Sturt University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
BroadcastAR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Xava Fragoso
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionBroadcastAR is our large scale, interactive cinematic augmented reality experience. Viewers have the power to gesture control the movement of characters within their experience, creating vibrant crowd engagement. Our BroadcastAR platform has been installed on both indoor and outdoor LED/ projected systems, ranging from retail to museums.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/gN84z4
Contributor
Xava Fragoso
INDE R&D
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Museum of Symmetry
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Paloma Dawkins
Maral Mohammadian
Tali Goldstein
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionMuseum of Symmetry, a refreshing and uplifting burst of artistic expression takes the player through earth, fire, wind, and water, disrupts conventional game storytelling to create a unique experience about our relationship to nature and to ourselves.
Contributors
Paloma Dawkins
National Film Board of Canada
Maral Mohammadian
National Film Board of Canada
Tali Goldstein
CASA RARA STUDIO
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Sherpa - the helping hands of the Himalaya
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Dimosthenis Gkantzos
Christian Greitmann
Martin Koegel
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionFour players start a journey helping their tourists climb a mountain. During the game, they receive support from real Sherpas, who also tell stories about their daily life. A journey about exploring and getting to know the local culture, on a plexiglass installation combining VR technology and projection mapping.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/9AGpgb
Contributors
Dimosthenis Gkantzos
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Christian Greitmann
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Martin Koegel
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
1000 Cut Journey
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Courtney D. Cogburn
Jeremy Bailenson
Elise Ogle
Tobin Asher
Teff Nichols
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAchieving racial justice requires that we understand racism. One may espouse beliefs of racial justice and equality, but fail to truly understand the nature of racial inequality. In this immersive virtual reality experience, the viewer becomes Michael, a black man, encountering racism as a young child, adolescent, and young adult.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/h3qhZk
Contributors
Courtney D. Cogburn
Columbia University
Jeremy Bailenson
Stanford University
Elise Ogle
Stanford University
Tobin Asher
Stanford University
Teff Nichols
The Jewish Board Child Development Center
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
AnimVR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Dario Seyb
Milan Grajetzki
Grace Chin
Sasha Wilkinson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAnimVR allows users to animate, integrate and share animated assets in Virtual Reality, revolutionizing traditional 3D content production. In AnimVR we leverage the possibilities of VR to enhance the CG Animation pipeline both by translating traditional animation workflows to VR as well as by exploring new ways to tell stories.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/DSf4FU
Contributors
Dario Seyb
NVRMIND IVS
Milan Grajetzki
NVRMIND IVS
Grace Chin
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Sasha Wilkinson
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
VIVO lifelike reactive characters for VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Joaquin Ruiperez
Gonzalo Ruiperez
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCharacters are the true soul of any story. Using our proprietary tech VIVO we create VR characters who are not only believable but amazingly responsive and real. VIVO turns character interactions into powerfully immersive, natural experiences. Designed from the ground up to build the next-gen VR movies and games.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/3Uqx3N
Contributors
Joaquin Ruiperez
ESTUDIOFUTURE
Gonzalo Ruiperez
ESTUDIOFUTURE
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Cycles
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Jeff Gipson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCycles is a VR short film centered around the true meaning of creating a home and the life it holds inside it’s walls.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/E3LFHX
Contributor
Jeff Gipson
Disney Animation Studios
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
A Show of Kindness
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Jeremy Cowles
Peter Chan
Tory Voight
Isabel Parkinson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionA Show of Kindness is a previously unreleased three-act VR experience through which the user navigates an unfolding story frozen in time, crafted with meticulous detail by concept artist Peter Chan using a custom build of Tilt Brush.
Contributors
Jeremy Cowles
Tilt Brush by Google
Peter Chan
Tilt Brush Artist in Residence
Tory Voight
Tilt Brush by Google
Isabel Parkinson
Tilt Brush by Google
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Coral VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Johannes Saam
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCoral is an interactive fractal explorer. Dive into the procedural art piece to enjoy the power and beauty of mathematics visualized in virtual reality. It was initially a passion project at Framestore that is now in public beta.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/53P2Cn
Contributor
Johannes Saam
Framestore
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
We AR Sight: An Open Source Augmented Reality Wearable Device to Assist Visually Impaired Individuals
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Sarang Nerkar
Ambarish Gurjar
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAs the field of Wearable Computing and Augmented Reality progressed, very few inexpensive solutions to augment the reality of the visually impaired have been witnessed. We present an interactive demonstration of open-source augmented reality wearable device that assists visually impaired individuals by providing them with smart vision via auditory feedback.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/9uMJYF
Contributors
Sarang Nerkar
Innosapien Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Nerkar Education and Research Trust
Ambarish Gurjar
Innosapien Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Nerkar Education and Research Trust
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Becoming Homeless: A Human Experience
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Tobin Asher
Elise Ogle
Jeremy Bailenson
Fernanda Herrera
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIn this immersive virtual reality experience, spend days in the life of someone who can no longer afford a home. Attempt to save your home and to protect yourself and your belongings as you walk in another’s shoes, facing the adversity of living with diminishing resources.
Contributors
Tobin Asher
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Elise Ogle
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Jeremy Bailenson
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Fernanda Herrera
Stanford University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
IKEA Immerse Interior Designer
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Tobias Soffner
Florian Gläser
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIKEA Immerse is available in select IKEA stores in Germany. This application enables consumers to create, experience, and share their own configurations in a virtual living and kitchen room set. With seamless e-commerce integration, a high level of detail, and real-time interaction, the VR experience represents an engaging, valuable touch-point.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/8miVwb
Contributors
Tobias Soffner
Demodern GmbH
Florian Gläser
Demodern GmbH
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
'I Am a Man' Virtual Experience
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Derek Ham
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThe “I Am a Man” VR Experience is an interactive virtual reality experience set to the historic events of the African-American Civil Rights Movement. Users will witness the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Worker’s Strike and the events leading to the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Contributor
Derek Ham
NC State College of Design
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Elastic Time
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Javier Bello Ruiz
Robin Mange
Mark Boulos
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionMixed reality documentary about space-time narrated by astronomer Tony Stark. Your own holographic body is captured and integrated in real time into a telescope room. You bend space and time to your will, creating black-holes, worm-holes and time portals. This volumetric documentary is powered by IMVERSE proprietary voxel-based graphics engine.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/neRQ3F
Contributors
Javier Bello Ruiz
Imverse SA
Robin Mange
Imverse SA
Mark Boulos
VCUarts
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
The Gallery - Episode 2: Heart of the Emberstone
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Denny Unger
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAfter receiving your Gauntlet, a mysterious new power in the palm of your hand, you must travel to Ember, a long-forgotten world whose past holds many secrets. Enter the groundbreaking puzzle-exploration game inspired by the mystery of dark 80's fantasy adventure films.
Contributor
Denny Unger
Cloudhead Games
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Vacation Simulator
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Owlchemy Labs
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionVacation Simulator is the new original virtual reality game from Owlchemy Labs. First you JOBBED, now you VACATION. Visit Vacation Island and experience RECREATION, optimal RELAXATION, and classic human pastimes like SUNBURN. Vacation Island offers all this and more so that you can discover the lost art of TIME OFF.
Contributor
Owlchemy Labs
Owlchemy Labs
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Augmented Reality Task Guidance for International Space Station Stowage Operations
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Hiroshi Furuya
Lui Wang
Carmine Elvezio
Steven Feiner
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionBuilt at NASA Johnson Space Center (JSC) and Columbia University and tested in JSC’s full-scale mockup of the International Space Station (ISS), StowageApp is a prototype for the future of conducting cargo operations in space. StowageApp dynamically guides astronauts as they complete stowage tasks, packing and unpacking cargo.
Contributors
Hiroshi Furuya
Columbia University
Lui Wang
NASA
Carmine Elvezio
Columbia University
Steven Feiner
Columbia University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Augmented Reality Game with Unique Semi-Transmissive Rendering Method
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Daiki Taniguchi
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThis AR game project introduces unique non-photorealistic & real-time rendering methods developed to enhance optical consistency. Through this, seamless blending of virtual and physical content on mobile devices is achieved. Using wireless controllers with muscle displacement sensor, players can move about freely and perform various actions. Multiplayer compatible (WIP).

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/2maE76
Contributor
Daiki Taniguchi
Akatsuki Inc.
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Queerskins: a love story
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Illya Szilak
Cyril Tsiboulski
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIn this haptic cinematic VR experience, a diary and a box of belongings offers you and a devoutly Catholic mother living in rural Missouri in 1990 a chance to know Sebastian, the estranged son she has lost to AIDS. How will you choose to reconstruct him and his life?

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/zC3sHR
Contributors
Illya Szilak
Fancy Rainbow
Cyril Tsiboulski
Cloudred
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Welcome to Light Fields
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Ryan S. Overbeck
Daniel Erickson
Daniel Evangelakos
Paul Debevec
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionLight Fields let us experience freedom of motion and realistic reflections and translucence like never before in VR. Explore the Gamble House, Mosaic Tile House, and Space Shuttle Discovery. These navigable light field stills showcase the emerging technology Google is using to power its next generation of VR content.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/xY8sAS
Contributors
Ryan S. Overbeck
Google Inc.
Daniel Erickson
Google Inc.
Daniel Evangelakos
Google Inc.
Paul Debevec
Google Inc.
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Collaborative Exploration of Urban Data in Virtual and Augmented Reality
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Carmine Elvezio
Frank Ling
Jen-Shuo Liu
Barbara Tversky
Steven Feiner
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionFrom emergency planning to real estate, many domains can benefit from collaborative exploration of urban environments in VR and AR. We have created an interactive experience that allows multiple users to explore live datasets in context of an immersive scale model of the urban environment with which they are related.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/djouPU
Contributors
Carmine Elvezio
Columbia University
Frank Ling
Columbia University
Jen-Shuo Liu
Columbia University
Barbara Tversky
Teachers College
Steven Feiner
Columbia University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Aeronaut
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Bryan Collinsworth
Karen Singer
Yan Xuan Justin Ou Yang
Tomonari Michigami
David Shiyang Liu
Rob Ruffler
Julie Huynh
Ken Waagner
Dave Meeker
Geoff Cubitt
Danny Bittman
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
Description“Aeronaut” is one of the first music experiences to feature a hologram created with Microsoft Mixed Reality Capture. This technology was used to capture Billy Corgan’s performance in volumetric video. In this experience users are able to connect with the artist and interact with the world around them.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/1v6Djd
Contributors
Bryan Collinsworth
Viacom
Karen Singer
Viacom
Yan Xuan Justin Ou Yang
Viacom
Tomonari Michigami
Viacom
David Shiyang Liu
Viacom
Rob Ruffler
Viacom
Julie Huynh
Isobar
Ken Waagner
Isobar
Dave Meeker
Isobar
Geoff Cubitt
Isobar
Danny Bittman
Viacom
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
The AI powered Magic Mirror: Building Immersive AR/VR experiences with only webcams and deep learning
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Paul Kruszewski
Thomas Jan Mahamad
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
Descriptionwrnch uses AI to teach webcams to read human body language. The wrnch Magic Mirror enables people to walk up to ordinary TV monitors and beamed into cyberspace. From this digitization, users can see themselves as a variety of avatars including a virtual motion capture artist and digital chicken.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/vVRMBs
Contributors
Paul Kruszewski
wrnch
Thomas Jan Mahamad
wrnch
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Chorus
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Tyler Hurd
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionTransform into fantastical female warriors in this social virtual reality experience; Six people can band together to battle evil in this epic journey of empowerment, all orchestrated to the song "Chorus" by Justice.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/y6ezrZ
Contributor
Tyler Hurd
Gentle Manhands
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
ELI in VR: Embodied Limbic Interaction for Piloting a Virtual Hang-glider
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Kenan Bektaş
Mark Adriaan van Raai
Tyler Thrash
Patrik Künzler
Richard Hahnloser
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionA head-mounted display, a stationary control bar, and a limbic chair allow for a user to pilot a hang-glider in VR.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/D6SvsM
Contributors
Kenan Bektaş
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
ZHAW, Zurich, Switzerland
Mark Adriaan van Raai
Limbic Life AG
Tyler Thrash
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
University of Zurich
Patrik Künzler
Limbic Life AG
Richard Hahnloser
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Wolves in the Walls: Chapter 1
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Pete Billington
Jessica Shamash
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionNot everything is at it seems when 8-year-old Lucy's imagination proves to be a reality. Wolves in the Walls is an immersive-fable that asks the question: What would it be like to interact, have a relationship, and go on a quest with a character inside a virtual reality movie?
Contributors
Pete Billington
Fable Studio
Jessica Shamash
Fable Studio
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Moss
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Lincoln Davis
Corinne Scrivens
Rusty Scrivens
Brendan Walker
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIn Moss, the young mouse Quill must embark on an epic journey to save her uncle—and she needs you by her side. Together, you'll travel to forgotten realms, solve challenging puzzles, and battle menacing enemies. Alone, no one can conquer what you're up against. But united, you just may defeat even the darkest of villains.
Contributors
Lincoln Davis
Polyarc
Corinne Scrivens
Polyarc
Rusty Scrivens
Polyarc
Brendan Walker
Polyarch
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Tales of the Wedding Rings VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Kaei Sou
Remi Driancourt
Team Hikari
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeMonday, 13 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionSquare Enix is creating a VR specific format for Japanese manga storytelling. Their first title, "Tales of Wedding Rings" utilizes "LiveWindow" technology to replicate the look and feel of manga frame based storytelling, and allows the user to literally "step inside the story."

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/VJUWr2
Contributors
Kaei Sou
Square Enix Co., Ltd.
Remi Driancourt
Square Enix Co., Ltd.
Team Hikari
SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD.; Advanced Technology Division
Immersive Pavilion, Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality: Immersive Pavilion
Event TypeImmersive Pavilion, Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThe Immersive Pavilion is the place to experience, play, and learn about the latest advances in Virtual, Augmented & Mixed Reality. In addition to traditional VR installations, the Pavilion will be a space to explore the evolution of VR (in the Vrcade) and experience VR storytelling (in the VR Theater).
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Home: A VR Spacewalk
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Ben Maltz-Jones
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionREWIND collaborated with BBC Studios Digital, BBC Studios Science, and BBC Learning to create an epic 15-minute immersive virtual reality experience. Home’s ambition as a piece of VR is to combine a strong narrative and sense of drama with the incredible impact possible in an immersive experience.
Contributor
Ben Maltz-Jones
REWIND
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Demonstration of Gaze-aware Video Streaming Solutions for Mobile VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Pietro Lungaro
Firdose Saeik
Konrad Tollmar
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThis demo features Smart Eye-tracking Enabled Networking (SEEN), a novel content delivery method for optimizing 360-video streaming. SEEN relies on eye-gaze information from novel 5G-networked eye-trackers to stream high-quality, in real-time, only in proximity of fixations points. SEEN technology is developed in a joint project between KTH, Tobii and Ericsson.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/YCmSqp
Contributors
Pietro Lungaro
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Firdose Saeik
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Konrad Tollmar
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Multiplayer Augmented Reality: the Future is Social, presented by Niantic
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Si ying Diana Hu
Niniane Wang
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionNiantic (creator of Pokémon GO, Ingress, and the upcoming Harry Potter AR game) takes AR to the next level. We enable multiple mobile devices to experience the same AR objects in realtime! Watch people shoot lasers at each other, where the laser beams exists in AR for all users. Shared AR experiences are essential for taking AR mainstream in the future.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/Y8Ax3J
Contributors
Si ying Diana Hu
Niantic, Inc
Niniane Wang
Niantic, Inc
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Fire Escape: An Interactive Series
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Vassiliki Khonsari
Navid Khonsari
Andres Perez-Duarte
Sam Butin
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionWhen the clock strikes eight in Brooklyn, a suspenseful drama begins to unfold in real time. Audiences can interact and peer into the lives of eight disenfranchised tenants entangled in a murder, and must embrace their voyeuristic tendencies in this rich and unique interactive series to reveal a gripping truth.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/TSK5ma
Contributors
Vassiliki Khonsari
iNK Stories
Navid Khonsari
iNK Stories
Andres Perez-Duarte
iNK Stories
Sam Butin
iNK Stories
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Crow: The Legend
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Larry Cutler
Eric Darnell
Nathaniel Dirksen
Michael Hutchinson
Scott Peterson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCrow: The Legend is a re-telling of a Native American folk tale about a bird with the most dazzling plumage and mellifluous voice, who, after the planet turns dark and cold, must journey far from home to bring light and warmth back to the world.
Contributors
Larry Cutler
Visual Effects Supervisor
Baobab Studios
Eric Darnell
Baobab Studios
Nathaniel Dirksen
Baobab Studios
Michael Hutchinson
Baobab Studios
Scott Peterson
Director of Interactivity and FX
Baobab Studios
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Voyage
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Sharan Shodhan
Julian Korzeniowsky
Rajeev Mukundan
Na-yeon Kim
Sijia He
Mark J.W. Lee
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionVoyage is a multiuser mobile virtual reality (VR) experience for Google Daydream that allows students to go on virtual field trips in which they immersively explore a deciduous forest biome. The experience is designed to be undertaken in a middle-school classroom and facilitated by a teacher using a tablet computer.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/pKiUsg
Contributors
Sharan Shodhan
Carnegie Mellon University
Julian Korzeniowsky
Carnegie Mellon University
Rajeev Mukundan
Carnegie Mellon University
Na-yeon Kim
Carnegie Mellon University
Sijia He
Carnegie Mellon University
Mark J.W. Lee
Charles Sturt University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
BroadcastAR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Xava Fragoso
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionBroadcastAR is our large scale, interactive cinematic augmented reality experience. Viewers have the power to gesture control the movement of characters within their experience, creating vibrant crowd engagement. Our BroadcastAR platform has been installed on both indoor and outdoor LED/ projected systems, ranging from retail to museums.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/gN84z4
Contributor
Xava Fragoso
INDE R&D
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Museum of Symmetry
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Paloma Dawkins
Maral Mohammadian
Tali Goldstein
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionMuseum of Symmetry, a refreshing and uplifting burst of artistic expression takes the player through earth, fire, wind, and water, disrupts conventional game storytelling to create a unique experience about our relationship to nature and to ourselves.
Contributors
Paloma Dawkins
National Film Board of Canada
Maral Mohammadian
National Film Board of Canada
Tali Goldstein
CASA RARA STUDIO
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Sherpa - the helping hands of the Himalaya
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Dimosthenis Gkantzos
Christian Greitmann
Martin Koegel
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionFour players start a journey helping their tourists climb a mountain. During the game, they receive support from real Sherpas, who also tell stories about their daily life. A journey about exploring and getting to know the local culture, on a plexiglass installation combining VR technology and projection mapping.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/9AGpgb
Contributors
Dimosthenis Gkantzos
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Christian Greitmann
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Martin Koegel
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
1000 Cut Journey
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Courtney D. Cogburn
Jeremy Bailenson
Elise Ogle
Tobin Asher
Teff Nichols
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAchieving racial justice requires that we understand racism. One may espouse beliefs of racial justice and equality, but fail to truly understand the nature of racial inequality. In this immersive virtual reality experience, the viewer becomes Michael, a black man, encountering racism as a young child, adolescent, and young adult.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/h3qhZk
Contributors
Courtney D. Cogburn
Columbia University
Jeremy Bailenson
Stanford University
Elise Ogle
Stanford University
Tobin Asher
Stanford University
Teff Nichols
The Jewish Board Child Development Center
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
AnimVR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Dario Seyb
Milan Grajetzki
Grace Chin
Sasha Wilkinson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAnimVR allows users to animate, integrate and share animated assets in Virtual Reality, revolutionizing traditional 3D content production. In AnimVR we leverage the possibilities of VR to enhance the CG Animation pipeline both by translating traditional animation workflows to VR as well as by exploring new ways to tell stories.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/DSf4FU
Contributors
Dario Seyb
NVRMIND IVS
Milan Grajetzki
NVRMIND IVS
Grace Chin
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Sasha Wilkinson
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
VIVO lifelike reactive characters for VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Joaquin Ruiperez
Gonzalo Ruiperez
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCharacters are the true soul of any story. Using our proprietary tech VIVO we create VR characters who are not only believable but amazingly responsive and real. VIVO turns character interactions into powerfully immersive, natural experiences. Designed from the ground up to build the next-gen VR movies and games.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/3Uqx3N
Contributors
Joaquin Ruiperez
ESTUDIOFUTURE
Gonzalo Ruiperez
ESTUDIOFUTURE
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Cycles
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Jeff Gipson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCycles is a VR short film centered around the true meaning of creating a home and the life it holds inside it’s walls.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/E3LFHX
Contributor
Jeff Gipson
Disney Animation Studios
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
A Show of Kindness
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Jeremy Cowles
Peter Chan
Tory Voight
Isabel Parkinson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionA Show of Kindness is a previously unreleased three-act VR experience through which the user navigates an unfolding story frozen in time, crafted with meticulous detail by concept artist Peter Chan using a custom build of Tilt Brush.
Contributors
Jeremy Cowles
Tilt Brush by Google
Peter Chan
Tilt Brush Artist in Residence
Tory Voight
Tilt Brush by Google
Isabel Parkinson
Tilt Brush by Google
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Coral VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Johannes Saam
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCoral is an interactive fractal explorer. Dive into the procedural art piece to enjoy the power and beauty of mathematics visualized in virtual reality. It was initially a passion project at Framestore that is now in public beta.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/53P2Cn
Contributor
Johannes Saam
Framestore
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
We AR Sight: An Open Source Augmented Reality Wearable Device to Assist Visually Impaired Individuals
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Sarang Nerkar
Ambarish Gurjar
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAs the field of Wearable Computing and Augmented Reality progressed, very few inexpensive solutions to augment the reality of the visually impaired have been witnessed. We present an interactive demonstration of open-source augmented reality wearable device that assists visually impaired individuals by providing them with smart vision via auditory feedback.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/9uMJYF
Contributors
Sarang Nerkar
Innosapien Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Nerkar Education and Research Trust
Ambarish Gurjar
Innosapien Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Nerkar Education and Research Trust
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Becoming Homeless: A Human Experience
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Tobin Asher
Elise Ogle
Jeremy Bailenson
Fernanda Herrera
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIn this immersive virtual reality experience, spend days in the life of someone who can no longer afford a home. Attempt to save your home and to protect yourself and your belongings as you walk in another’s shoes, facing the adversity of living with diminishing resources.
Contributors
Tobin Asher
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Elise Ogle
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Jeremy Bailenson
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Fernanda Herrera
Stanford University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
IKEA Immerse Interior Designer
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Tobias Soffner
Florian Gläser
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIKEA Immerse is available in select IKEA stores in Germany. This application enables consumers to create, experience, and share their own configurations in a virtual living and kitchen room set. With seamless e-commerce integration, a high level of detail, and real-time interaction, the VR experience represents an engaging, valuable touch-point.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/8miVwb
Contributors
Tobias Soffner
Demodern GmbH
Florian Gläser
Demodern GmbH
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
'I Am a Man' Virtual Experience
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Derek Ham
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThe “I Am a Man” VR Experience is an interactive virtual reality experience set to the historic events of the African-American Civil Rights Movement. Users will witness the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Worker’s Strike and the events leading to the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Contributor
Derek Ham
NC State College of Design
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Elastic Time
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Javier Bello Ruiz
Robin Mange
Mark Boulos
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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F
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G&I
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TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionMixed reality documentary about space-time narrated by astronomer Tony Stark. Your own holographic body is captured and integrated in real time into a telescope room. You bend space and time to your will, creating black-holes, worm-holes and time portals. This volumetric documentary is powered by IMVERSE proprietary voxel-based graphics engine.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/neRQ3F
Contributors
Javier Bello Ruiz
Imverse SA
Robin Mange
Imverse SA
Mark Boulos
VCUarts
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
The Gallery - Episode 2: Heart of the Emberstone
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Denny Unger
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAfter receiving your Gauntlet, a mysterious new power in the palm of your hand, you must travel to Ember, a long-forgotten world whose past holds many secrets. Enter the groundbreaking puzzle-exploration game inspired by the mystery of dark 80's fantasy adventure films.
Contributor
Denny Unger
Cloudhead Games
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Vacation Simulator
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Owlchemy Labs
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionVacation Simulator is the new original virtual reality game from Owlchemy Labs. First you JOBBED, now you VACATION. Visit Vacation Island and experience RECREATION, optimal RELAXATION, and classic human pastimes like SUNBURN. Vacation Island offers all this and more so that you can discover the lost art of TIME OFF.
Contributor
Owlchemy Labs
Owlchemy Labs
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Augmented Reality Task Guidance for International Space Station Stowage Operations
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Hiroshi Furuya
Lui Wang
Carmine Elvezio
Steven Feiner
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionBuilt at NASA Johnson Space Center (JSC) and Columbia University and tested in JSC’s full-scale mockup of the International Space Station (ISS), StowageApp is a prototype for the future of conducting cargo operations in space. StowageApp dynamically guides astronauts as they complete stowage tasks, packing and unpacking cargo.
Contributors
Hiroshi Furuya
Columbia University
Lui Wang
NASA
Carmine Elvezio
Columbia University
Steven Feiner
Columbia University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Augmented Reality Game with Unique Semi-Transmissive Rendering Method
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Daiki Taniguchi
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThis AR game project introduces unique non-photorealistic & real-time rendering methods developed to enhance optical consistency. Through this, seamless blending of virtual and physical content on mobile devices is achieved. Using wireless controllers with muscle displacement sensor, players can move about freely and perform various actions. Multiplayer compatible (WIP).

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/2maE76
Contributor
Daiki Taniguchi
Akatsuki Inc.
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Queerskins: a love story
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Illya Szilak
Cyril Tsiboulski
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIn this haptic cinematic VR experience, a diary and a box of belongings offers you and a devoutly Catholic mother living in rural Missouri in 1990 a chance to know Sebastian, the estranged son she has lost to AIDS. How will you choose to reconstruct him and his life?

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/zC3sHR
Contributors
Illya Szilak
Fancy Rainbow
Cyril Tsiboulski
Cloudred
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Welcome to Light Fields
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Ryan S. Overbeck
Daniel Erickson
Daniel Evangelakos
Paul Debevec
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionLight Fields let us experience freedom of motion and realistic reflections and translucence like never before in VR. Explore the Gamble House, Mosaic Tile House, and Space Shuttle Discovery. These navigable light field stills showcase the emerging technology Google is using to power its next generation of VR content.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/xY8sAS
Contributors
Ryan S. Overbeck
Google Inc.
Daniel Erickson
Google Inc.
Daniel Evangelakos
Google Inc.
Paul Debevec
Google Inc.
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Collaborative Exploration of Urban Data in Virtual and Augmented Reality
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Carmine Elvezio
Frank Ling
Jen-Shuo Liu
Barbara Tversky
Steven Feiner
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionFrom emergency planning to real estate, many domains can benefit from collaborative exploration of urban environments in VR and AR. We have created an interactive experience that allows multiple users to explore live datasets in context of an immersive scale model of the urban environment with which they are related.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/djouPU
Contributors
Carmine Elvezio
Columbia University
Frank Ling
Columbia University
Jen-Shuo Liu
Columbia University
Barbara Tversky
Teachers College
Steven Feiner
Columbia University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Aeronaut
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Bryan Collinsworth
Karen Singer
Yan Xuan Justin Ou Yang
Tomonari Michigami
David Shiyang Liu
Rob Ruffler
Julie Huynh
Ken Waagner
Dave Meeker
Geoff Cubitt
Danny Bittman
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
Description“Aeronaut” is one of the first music experiences to feature a hologram created with Microsoft Mixed Reality Capture. This technology was used to capture Billy Corgan’s performance in volumetric video. In this experience users are able to connect with the artist and interact with the world around them.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/1v6Djd
Contributors
Bryan Collinsworth
Viacom
Karen Singer
Viacom
Yan Xuan Justin Ou Yang
Viacom
Tomonari Michigami
Viacom
David Shiyang Liu
Viacom
Rob Ruffler
Viacom
Julie Huynh
Isobar
Ken Waagner
Isobar
Dave Meeker
Isobar
Geoff Cubitt
Isobar
Danny Bittman
Viacom
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
The AI powered Magic Mirror: Building Immersive AR/VR experiences with only webcams and deep learning
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Paul Kruszewski
Thomas Jan Mahamad
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
Descriptionwrnch uses AI to teach webcams to read human body language. The wrnch Magic Mirror enables people to walk up to ordinary TV monitors and beamed into cyberspace. From this digitization, users can see themselves as a variety of avatars including a virtual motion capture artist and digital chicken.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/vVRMBs
Contributors
Paul Kruszewski
wrnch
Thomas Jan Mahamad
wrnch
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Chorus
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Tyler Hurd
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionTransform into fantastical female warriors in this social virtual reality experience; Six people can band together to battle evil in this epic journey of empowerment, all orchestrated to the song "Chorus" by Justice.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/y6ezrZ
Contributor
Tyler Hurd
Gentle Manhands
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
ELI in VR: Embodied Limbic Interaction for Piloting a Virtual Hang-glider
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Kenan Bektaş
Mark Adriaan van Raai
Tyler Thrash
Patrik Künzler
Richard Hahnloser
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionA head-mounted display, a stationary control bar, and a limbic chair allow for a user to pilot a hang-glider in VR.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/D6SvsM
Contributors
Kenan Bektaş
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
ZHAW, Zurich, Switzerland
Mark Adriaan van Raai
Limbic Life AG
Tyler Thrash
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
University of Zurich
Patrik Künzler
Limbic Life AG
Richard Hahnloser
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Wolves in the Walls: Chapter 1
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Pete Billington
Jessica Shamash
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionNot everything is at it seems when 8-year-old Lucy's imagination proves to be a reality. Wolves in the Walls is an immersive-fable that asks the question: What would it be like to interact, have a relationship, and go on a quest with a character inside a virtual reality movie?
Contributors
Pete Billington
Fable Studio
Jessica Shamash
Fable Studio
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Moss
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Lincoln Davis
Corinne Scrivens
Rusty Scrivens
Brendan Walker
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIn Moss, the young mouse Quill must embark on an epic journey to save her uncle—and she needs you by her side. Together, you'll travel to forgotten realms, solve challenging puzzles, and battle menacing enemies. Alone, no one can conquer what you're up against. But united, you just may defeat even the darkest of villains.
Contributors
Lincoln Davis
Polyarc
Corinne Scrivens
Polyarc
Rusty Scrivens
Polyarc
Brendan Walker
Polyarch
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Tales of the Wedding Rings VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Kaei Sou
Remi Driancourt
Team Hikari
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeTuesday, 14 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionSquare Enix is creating a VR specific format for Japanese manga storytelling. Their first title, "Tales of Wedding Rings" utilizes "LiveWindow" technology to replicate the look and feel of manga frame based storytelling, and allows the user to literally "step inside the story."

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/VJUWr2
Contributors
Kaei Sou
Square Enix Co., Ltd.
Remi Driancourt
Square Enix Co., Ltd.
Team Hikari
SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD.; Advanced Technology Division
Immersive Pavilion, Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality: Immersive Pavilion
Event TypeImmersive Pavilion, Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
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F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThe Immersive Pavilion is the place to experience, play, and learn about the latest advances in Virtual, Augmented & Mixed Reality. In addition to traditional VR installations, the Pavilion will be a space to explore the evolution of VR (in the Vrcade) and experience VR storytelling (in the VR Theater).
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Home: A VR Spacewalk
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Ben Maltz-Jones
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionREWIND collaborated with BBC Studios Digital, BBC Studios Science, and BBC Learning to create an epic 15-minute immersive virtual reality experience. Home’s ambition as a piece of VR is to combine a strong narrative and sense of drama with the incredible impact possible in an immersive experience.
Contributor
Ben Maltz-Jones
REWIND
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Demonstration of Gaze-aware Video Streaming Solutions for Mobile VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Pietro Lungaro
Firdose Saeik
Konrad Tollmar
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThis demo features Smart Eye-tracking Enabled Networking (SEEN), a novel content delivery method for optimizing 360-video streaming. SEEN relies on eye-gaze information from novel 5G-networked eye-trackers to stream high-quality, in real-time, only in proximity of fixations points. SEEN technology is developed in a joint project between KTH, Tobii and Ericsson.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/YCmSqp
Contributors
Pietro Lungaro
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Firdose Saeik
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Konrad Tollmar
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Multiplayer Augmented Reality: the Future is Social, presented by Niantic
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Si ying Diana Hu
Niniane Wang
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionNiantic (creator of Pokémon GO, Ingress, and the upcoming Harry Potter AR game) takes AR to the next level. We enable multiple mobile devices to experience the same AR objects in realtime! Watch people shoot lasers at each other, where the laser beams exists in AR for all users. Shared AR experiences are essential for taking AR mainstream in the future.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/Y8Ax3J
Contributors
Si ying Diana Hu
Niantic, Inc
Niniane Wang
Niantic, Inc
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Fire Escape: An Interactive Series
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Vassiliki Khonsari
Navid Khonsari
Andres Perez-Duarte
Sam Butin
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionWhen the clock strikes eight in Brooklyn, a suspenseful drama begins to unfold in real time. Audiences can interact and peer into the lives of eight disenfranchised tenants entangled in a murder, and must embrace their voyeuristic tendencies in this rich and unique interactive series to reveal a gripping truth.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/TSK5ma
Contributors
Vassiliki Khonsari
iNK Stories
Navid Khonsari
iNK Stories
Andres Perez-Duarte
iNK Stories
Sam Butin
iNK Stories
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Crow: The Legend
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Larry Cutler
Eric Darnell
Nathaniel Dirksen
Michael Hutchinson
Scott Peterson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCrow: The Legend is a re-telling of a Native American folk tale about a bird with the most dazzling plumage and mellifluous voice, who, after the planet turns dark and cold, must journey far from home to bring light and warmth back to the world.
Contributors
Larry Cutler
Visual Effects Supervisor
Baobab Studios
Eric Darnell
Baobab Studios
Nathaniel Dirksen
Baobab Studios
Michael Hutchinson
Baobab Studios
Scott Peterson
Director of Interactivity and FX
Baobab Studios
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Voyage
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Sharan Shodhan
Julian Korzeniowsky
Rajeev Mukundan
Na-yeon Kim
Sijia He
Mark J.W. Lee
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionVoyage is a multiuser mobile virtual reality (VR) experience for Google Daydream that allows students to go on virtual field trips in which they immersively explore a deciduous forest biome. The experience is designed to be undertaken in a middle-school classroom and facilitated by a teacher using a tablet computer.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/pKiUsg
Contributors
Sharan Shodhan
Carnegie Mellon University
Julian Korzeniowsky
Carnegie Mellon University
Rajeev Mukundan
Carnegie Mellon University
Na-yeon Kim
Carnegie Mellon University
Sijia He
Carnegie Mellon University
Mark J.W. Lee
Charles Sturt University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
BroadcastAR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Xava Fragoso
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionBroadcastAR is our large scale, interactive cinematic augmented reality experience. Viewers have the power to gesture control the movement of characters within their experience, creating vibrant crowd engagement. Our BroadcastAR platform has been installed on both indoor and outdoor LED/ projected systems, ranging from retail to museums.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/gN84z4
Contributor
Xava Fragoso
INDE R&D
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Museum of Symmetry
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Paloma Dawkins
Maral Mohammadian
Tali Goldstein
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionMuseum of Symmetry, a refreshing and uplifting burst of artistic expression takes the player through earth, fire, wind, and water, disrupts conventional game storytelling to create a unique experience about our relationship to nature and to ourselves.
Contributors
Paloma Dawkins
National Film Board of Canada
Maral Mohammadian
National Film Board of Canada
Tali Goldstein
CASA RARA STUDIO
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Sherpa - the helping hands of the Himalaya
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Dimosthenis Gkantzos
Christian Greitmann
Martin Koegel
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionFour players start a journey helping their tourists climb a mountain. During the game, they receive support from real Sherpas, who also tell stories about their daily life. A journey about exploring and getting to know the local culture, on a plexiglass installation combining VR technology and projection mapping.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/9AGpgb
Contributors
Dimosthenis Gkantzos
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Christian Greitmann
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Martin Koegel
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
1000 Cut Journey
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Courtney D. Cogburn
Jeremy Bailenson
Elise Ogle
Tobin Asher
Teff Nichols
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAchieving racial justice requires that we understand racism. One may espouse beliefs of racial justice and equality, but fail to truly understand the nature of racial inequality. In this immersive virtual reality experience, the viewer becomes Michael, a black man, encountering racism as a young child, adolescent, and young adult.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/h3qhZk
Contributors
Courtney D. Cogburn
Columbia University
Jeremy Bailenson
Stanford University
Elise Ogle
Stanford University
Tobin Asher
Stanford University
Teff Nichols
The Jewish Board Child Development Center
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
AnimVR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Dario Seyb
Milan Grajetzki
Grace Chin
Sasha Wilkinson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAnimVR allows users to animate, integrate and share animated assets in Virtual Reality, revolutionizing traditional 3D content production. In AnimVR we leverage the possibilities of VR to enhance the CG Animation pipeline both by translating traditional animation workflows to VR as well as by exploring new ways to tell stories.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/DSf4FU
Contributors
Dario Seyb
NVRMIND IVS
Milan Grajetzki
NVRMIND IVS
Grace Chin
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Sasha Wilkinson
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
VIVO lifelike reactive characters for VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Joaquin Ruiperez
Gonzalo Ruiperez
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCharacters are the true soul of any story. Using our proprietary tech VIVO we create VR characters who are not only believable but amazingly responsive and real. VIVO turns character interactions into powerfully immersive, natural experiences. Designed from the ground up to build the next-gen VR movies and games.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/3Uqx3N
Contributors
Joaquin Ruiperez
ESTUDIOFUTURE
Gonzalo Ruiperez
ESTUDIOFUTURE
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Cycles
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Jeff Gipson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCycles is a VR short film centered around the true meaning of creating a home and the life it holds inside it’s walls.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/E3LFHX
Contributor
Jeff Gipson
Disney Animation Studios
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
A Show of Kindness
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Jeremy Cowles
Peter Chan
Tory Voight
Isabel Parkinson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionA Show of Kindness is a previously unreleased three-act VR experience through which the user navigates an unfolding story frozen in time, crafted with meticulous detail by concept artist Peter Chan using a custom build of Tilt Brush.
Contributors
Jeremy Cowles
Tilt Brush by Google
Peter Chan
Tilt Brush Artist in Residence
Tory Voight
Tilt Brush by Google
Isabel Parkinson
Tilt Brush by Google
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Coral VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Johannes Saam
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCoral is an interactive fractal explorer. Dive into the procedural art piece to enjoy the power and beauty of mathematics visualized in virtual reality. It was initially a passion project at Framestore that is now in public beta.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/53P2Cn
Contributor
Johannes Saam
Framestore
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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We AR Sight: An Open Source Augmented Reality Wearable Device to Assist Visually Impaired Individuals
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Sarang Nerkar
Ambarish Gurjar
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAs the field of Wearable Computing and Augmented Reality progressed, very few inexpensive solutions to augment the reality of the visually impaired have been witnessed. We present an interactive demonstration of open-source augmented reality wearable device that assists visually impaired individuals by providing them with smart vision via auditory feedback.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/9uMJYF
Contributors
Sarang Nerkar
Innosapien Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Nerkar Education and Research Trust
Ambarish Gurjar
Innosapien Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Nerkar Education and Research Trust
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Becoming Homeless: A Human Experience
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Tobin Asher
Elise Ogle
Jeremy Bailenson
Fernanda Herrera
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIn this immersive virtual reality experience, spend days in the life of someone who can no longer afford a home. Attempt to save your home and to protect yourself and your belongings as you walk in another’s shoes, facing the adversity of living with diminishing resources.
Contributors
Tobin Asher
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Elise Ogle
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Jeremy Bailenson
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Fernanda Herrera
Stanford University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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IKEA Immerse Interior Designer
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Tobias Soffner
Florian Gläser
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIKEA Immerse is available in select IKEA stores in Germany. This application enables consumers to create, experience, and share their own configurations in a virtual living and kitchen room set. With seamless e-commerce integration, a high level of detail, and real-time interaction, the VR experience represents an engaging, valuable touch-point.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/8miVwb
Contributors
Tobias Soffner
Demodern GmbH
Florian Gläser
Demodern GmbH
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
'I Am a Man' Virtual Experience
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Derek Ham
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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F
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TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThe “I Am a Man” VR Experience is an interactive virtual reality experience set to the historic events of the African-American Civil Rights Movement. Users will witness the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Worker’s Strike and the events leading to the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Contributor
Derek Ham
NC State College of Design
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Elastic Time
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Javier Bello Ruiz
Robin Mange
Mark Boulos
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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G&I
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TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionMixed reality documentary about space-time narrated by astronomer Tony Stark. Your own holographic body is captured and integrated in real time into a telescope room. You bend space and time to your will, creating black-holes, worm-holes and time portals. This volumetric documentary is powered by IMVERSE proprietary voxel-based graphics engine.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/neRQ3F
Contributors
Javier Bello Ruiz
Imverse SA
Robin Mange
Imverse SA
Mark Boulos
VCUarts
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
The Gallery - Episode 2: Heart of the Emberstone
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Denny Unger
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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EP
F
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G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAfter receiving your Gauntlet, a mysterious new power in the palm of your hand, you must travel to Ember, a long-forgotten world whose past holds many secrets. Enter the groundbreaking puzzle-exploration game inspired by the mystery of dark 80's fantasy adventure films.
Contributor
Denny Unger
Cloudhead Games
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Vacation Simulator
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Owlchemy Labs
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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F
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TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionVacation Simulator is the new original virtual reality game from Owlchemy Labs. First you JOBBED, now you VACATION. Visit Vacation Island and experience RECREATION, optimal RELAXATION, and classic human pastimes like SUNBURN. Vacation Island offers all this and more so that you can discover the lost art of TIME OFF.
Contributor
Owlchemy Labs
Owlchemy Labs
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Augmented Reality Task Guidance for International Space Station Stowage Operations
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Hiroshi Furuya
Lui Wang
Carmine Elvezio
Steven Feiner
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionBuilt at NASA Johnson Space Center (JSC) and Columbia University and tested in JSC’s full-scale mockup of the International Space Station (ISS), StowageApp is a prototype for the future of conducting cargo operations in space. StowageApp dynamically guides astronauts as they complete stowage tasks, packing and unpacking cargo.
Contributors
Hiroshi Furuya
Columbia University
Lui Wang
NASA
Carmine Elvezio
Columbia University
Steven Feiner
Columbia University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Augmented Reality Game with Unique Semi-Transmissive Rendering Method
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Daiki Taniguchi
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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EP
F
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TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThis AR game project introduces unique non-photorealistic & real-time rendering methods developed to enhance optical consistency. Through this, seamless blending of virtual and physical content on mobile devices is achieved. Using wireless controllers with muscle displacement sensor, players can move about freely and perform various actions. Multiplayer compatible (WIP).

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/2maE76
Contributor
Daiki Taniguchi
Akatsuki Inc.
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Queerskins: a love story
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Illya Szilak
Cyril Tsiboulski
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIn this haptic cinematic VR experience, a diary and a box of belongings offers you and a devoutly Catholic mother living in rural Missouri in 1990 a chance to know Sebastian, the estranged son she has lost to AIDS. How will you choose to reconstruct him and his life?

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/zC3sHR
Contributors
Illya Szilak
Fancy Rainbow
Cyril Tsiboulski
Cloudred
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Welcome to Light Fields
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Ryan S. Overbeck
Daniel Erickson
Daniel Evangelakos
Paul Debevec
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionLight Fields let us experience freedom of motion and realistic reflections and translucence like never before in VR. Explore the Gamble House, Mosaic Tile House, and Space Shuttle Discovery. These navigable light field stills showcase the emerging technology Google is using to power its next generation of VR content.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/xY8sAS
Contributors
Ryan S. Overbeck
Google Inc.
Daniel Erickson
Google Inc.
Daniel Evangelakos
Google Inc.
Paul Debevec
Google Inc.
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Collaborative Exploration of Urban Data in Virtual and Augmented Reality
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Carmine Elvezio
Frank Ling
Jen-Shuo Liu
Barbara Tversky
Steven Feiner
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionFrom emergency planning to real estate, many domains can benefit from collaborative exploration of urban environments in VR and AR. We have created an interactive experience that allows multiple users to explore live datasets in context of an immersive scale model of the urban environment with which they are related.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/djouPU
Contributors
Carmine Elvezio
Columbia University
Frank Ling
Columbia University
Jen-Shuo Liu
Columbia University
Barbara Tversky
Teachers College
Steven Feiner
Columbia University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Aeronaut
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Bryan Collinsworth
Karen Singer
Yan Xuan Justin Ou Yang
Tomonari Michigami
David Shiyang Liu
Rob Ruffler
Julie Huynh
Ken Waagner
Dave Meeker
Geoff Cubitt
Danny Bittman
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
Description“Aeronaut” is one of the first music experiences to feature a hologram created with Microsoft Mixed Reality Capture. This technology was used to capture Billy Corgan’s performance in volumetric video. In this experience users are able to connect with the artist and interact with the world around them.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/1v6Djd
Contributors
Bryan Collinsworth
Viacom
Karen Singer
Viacom
Yan Xuan Justin Ou Yang
Viacom
Tomonari Michigami
Viacom
David Shiyang Liu
Viacom
Rob Ruffler
Viacom
Julie Huynh
Isobar
Ken Waagner
Isobar
Dave Meeker
Isobar
Geoff Cubitt
Isobar
Danny Bittman
Viacom
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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The AI powered Magic Mirror: Building Immersive AR/VR experiences with only webcams and deep learning
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Paul Kruszewski
Thomas Jan Mahamad
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
Descriptionwrnch uses AI to teach webcams to read human body language. The wrnch Magic Mirror enables people to walk up to ordinary TV monitors and beamed into cyberspace. From this digitization, users can see themselves as a variety of avatars including a virtual motion capture artist and digital chicken.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/vVRMBs
Contributors
Paul Kruszewski
wrnch
Thomas Jan Mahamad
wrnch
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Chorus
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Tyler Hurd
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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EP
F
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TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionTransform into fantastical female warriors in this social virtual reality experience; Six people can band together to battle evil in this epic journey of empowerment, all orchestrated to the song "Chorus" by Justice.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/y6ezrZ
Contributor
Tyler Hurd
Gentle Manhands
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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ELI in VR: Embodied Limbic Interaction for Piloting a Virtual Hang-glider
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Kenan Bektaş
Mark Adriaan van Raai
Tyler Thrash
Patrik Künzler
Richard Hahnloser
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionA head-mounted display, a stationary control bar, and a limbic chair allow for a user to pilot a hang-glider in VR.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/D6SvsM
Contributors
Kenan Bektaş
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
ZHAW, Zurich, Switzerland
Mark Adriaan van Raai
Limbic Life AG
Tyler Thrash
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
University of Zurich
Patrik Künzler
Limbic Life AG
Richard Hahnloser
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Wolves in the Walls: Chapter 1
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Pete Billington
Jessica Shamash
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionNot everything is at it seems when 8-year-old Lucy's imagination proves to be a reality. Wolves in the Walls is an immersive-fable that asks the question: What would it be like to interact, have a relationship, and go on a quest with a character inside a virtual reality movie?
Contributors
Pete Billington
Fable Studio
Jessica Shamash
Fable Studio
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Moss
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Lincoln Davis
Corinne Scrivens
Rusty Scrivens
Brendan Walker
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIn Moss, the young mouse Quill must embark on an epic journey to save her uncle—and she needs you by her side. Together, you'll travel to forgotten realms, solve challenging puzzles, and battle menacing enemies. Alone, no one can conquer what you're up against. But united, you just may defeat even the darkest of villains.
Contributors
Lincoln Davis
Polyarc
Corinne Scrivens
Polyarc
Rusty Scrivens
Polyarc
Brendan Walker
Polyarch
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Tales of the Wedding Rings VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Kaei Sou
Remi Driancourt
Team Hikari
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeWednesday, 15 August 201810am - 5:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionSquare Enix is creating a VR specific format for Japanese manga storytelling. Their first title, "Tales of Wedding Rings" utilizes "LiveWindow" technology to replicate the look and feel of manga frame based storytelling, and allows the user to literally "step inside the story."

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/VJUWr2
Contributors
Kaei Sou
Square Enix Co., Ltd.
Remi Driancourt
Square Enix Co., Ltd.
Team Hikari
SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD.; Advanced Technology Division
Immersive Pavilion, Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality: Immersive Pavilion
Event TypeImmersive Pavilion, Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThe Immersive Pavilion is the place to experience, play, and learn about the latest advances in Virtual, Augmented & Mixed Reality. In addition to traditional VR installations, the Pavilion will be a space to explore the evolution of VR (in the Vrcade) and experience VR storytelling (in the VR Theater).
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Home: A VR Spacewalk
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Ben Maltz-Jones
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionREWIND collaborated with BBC Studios Digital, BBC Studios Science, and BBC Learning to create an epic 15-minute immersive virtual reality experience. Home’s ambition as a piece of VR is to combine a strong narrative and sense of drama with the incredible impact possible in an immersive experience.
Contributor
Ben Maltz-Jones
REWIND
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Demonstration of Gaze-aware Video Streaming Solutions for Mobile VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Pietro Lungaro
Firdose Saeik
Konrad Tollmar
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThis demo features Smart Eye-tracking Enabled Networking (SEEN), a novel content delivery method for optimizing 360-video streaming. SEEN relies on eye-gaze information from novel 5G-networked eye-trackers to stream high-quality, in real-time, only in proximity of fixations points. SEEN technology is developed in a joint project between KTH, Tobii and Ericsson.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/YCmSqp
Contributors
Pietro Lungaro
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Firdose Saeik
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Konrad Tollmar
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Multiplayer Augmented Reality: the Future is Social, presented by Niantic
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Si ying Diana Hu
Niniane Wang
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionNiantic (creator of Pokémon GO, Ingress, and the upcoming Harry Potter AR game) takes AR to the next level. We enable multiple mobile devices to experience the same AR objects in realtime! Watch people shoot lasers at each other, where the laser beams exists in AR for all users. Shared AR experiences are essential for taking AR mainstream in the future.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/Y8Ax3J
Contributors
Si ying Diana Hu
Niantic, Inc
Niniane Wang
Niantic, Inc
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Fire Escape: An Interactive Series
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Vassiliki Khonsari
Navid Khonsari
Andres Perez-Duarte
Sam Butin
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionWhen the clock strikes eight in Brooklyn, a suspenseful drama begins to unfold in real time. Audiences can interact and peer into the lives of eight disenfranchised tenants entangled in a murder, and must embrace their voyeuristic tendencies in this rich and unique interactive series to reveal a gripping truth.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/TSK5ma
Contributors
Vassiliki Khonsari
iNK Stories
Navid Khonsari
iNK Stories
Andres Perez-Duarte
iNK Stories
Sam Butin
iNK Stories
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Crow: The Legend
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Larry Cutler
Eric Darnell
Nathaniel Dirksen
Michael Hutchinson
Scott Peterson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCrow: The Legend is a re-telling of a Native American folk tale about a bird with the most dazzling plumage and mellifluous voice, who, after the planet turns dark and cold, must journey far from home to bring light and warmth back to the world.
Contributors
Larry Cutler
Visual Effects Supervisor
Baobab Studios
Eric Darnell
Baobab Studios
Nathaniel Dirksen
Baobab Studios
Michael Hutchinson
Baobab Studios
Scott Peterson
Director of Interactivity and FX
Baobab Studios
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Voyage
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Sharan Shodhan
Julian Korzeniowsky
Rajeev Mukundan
Na-yeon Kim
Sijia He
Mark J.W. Lee
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionVoyage is a multiuser mobile virtual reality (VR) experience for Google Daydream that allows students to go on virtual field trips in which they immersively explore a deciduous forest biome. The experience is designed to be undertaken in a middle-school classroom and facilitated by a teacher using a tablet computer.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/pKiUsg
Contributors
Sharan Shodhan
Carnegie Mellon University
Julian Korzeniowsky
Carnegie Mellon University
Rajeev Mukundan
Carnegie Mellon University
Na-yeon Kim
Carnegie Mellon University
Sijia He
Carnegie Mellon University
Mark J.W. Lee
Charles Sturt University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
BroadcastAR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Xava Fragoso
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionBroadcastAR is our large scale, interactive cinematic augmented reality experience. Viewers have the power to gesture control the movement of characters within their experience, creating vibrant crowd engagement. Our BroadcastAR platform has been installed on both indoor and outdoor LED/ projected systems, ranging from retail to museums.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/gN84z4
Contributor
Xava Fragoso
INDE R&D
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Museum of Symmetry
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Paloma Dawkins
Maral Mohammadian
Tali Goldstein
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionMuseum of Symmetry, a refreshing and uplifting burst of artistic expression takes the player through earth, fire, wind, and water, disrupts conventional game storytelling to create a unique experience about our relationship to nature and to ourselves.
Contributors
Paloma Dawkins
National Film Board of Canada
Maral Mohammadian
National Film Board of Canada
Tali Goldstein
CASA RARA STUDIO
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Sherpa - the helping hands of the Himalaya
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Dimosthenis Gkantzos
Christian Greitmann
Martin Koegel
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionFour players start a journey helping their tourists climb a mountain. During the game, they receive support from real Sherpas, who also tell stories about their daily life. A journey about exploring and getting to know the local culture, on a plexiglass installation combining VR technology and projection mapping.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/9AGpgb
Contributors
Dimosthenis Gkantzos
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Christian Greitmann
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Martin Koegel
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
1000 Cut Journey
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Courtney D. Cogburn
Jeremy Bailenson
Elise Ogle
Tobin Asher
Teff Nichols
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAchieving racial justice requires that we understand racism. One may espouse beliefs of racial justice and equality, but fail to truly understand the nature of racial inequality. In this immersive virtual reality experience, the viewer becomes Michael, a black man, encountering racism as a young child, adolescent, and young adult.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/h3qhZk
Contributors
Courtney D. Cogburn
Columbia University
Jeremy Bailenson
Stanford University
Elise Ogle
Stanford University
Tobin Asher
Stanford University
Teff Nichols
The Jewish Board Child Development Center
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
AnimVR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Dario Seyb
Milan Grajetzki
Grace Chin
Sasha Wilkinson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAnimVR allows users to animate, integrate and share animated assets in Virtual Reality, revolutionizing traditional 3D content production. In AnimVR we leverage the possibilities of VR to enhance the CG Animation pipeline both by translating traditional animation workflows to VR as well as by exploring new ways to tell stories.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/DSf4FU
Contributors
Dario Seyb
NVRMIND IVS
Milan Grajetzki
NVRMIND IVS
Grace Chin
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Sasha Wilkinson
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
VIVO lifelike reactive characters for VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Joaquin Ruiperez
Gonzalo Ruiperez
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCharacters are the true soul of any story. Using our proprietary tech VIVO we create VR characters who are not only believable but amazingly responsive and real. VIVO turns character interactions into powerfully immersive, natural experiences. Designed from the ground up to build the next-gen VR movies and games.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/3Uqx3N
Contributors
Joaquin Ruiperez
ESTUDIOFUTURE
Gonzalo Ruiperez
ESTUDIOFUTURE
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Cycles
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Jeff Gipson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCycles is a VR short film centered around the true meaning of creating a home and the life it holds inside it’s walls.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/E3LFHX
Contributor
Jeff Gipson
Disney Animation Studios
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
A Show of Kindness
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Jeremy Cowles
Peter Chan
Tory Voight
Isabel Parkinson
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionA Show of Kindness is a previously unreleased three-act VR experience through which the user navigates an unfolding story frozen in time, crafted with meticulous detail by concept artist Peter Chan using a custom build of Tilt Brush.
Contributors
Jeremy Cowles
Tilt Brush by Google
Peter Chan
Tilt Brush Artist in Residence
Tory Voight
Tilt Brush by Google
Isabel Parkinson
Tilt Brush by Google
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Coral VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Johannes Saam
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionCoral is an interactive fractal explorer. Dive into the procedural art piece to enjoy the power and beauty of mathematics visualized in virtual reality. It was initially a passion project at Framestore that is now in public beta.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/53P2Cn
Contributor
Johannes Saam
Framestore
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
We AR Sight: An Open Source Augmented Reality Wearable Device to Assist Visually Impaired Individuals
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Sarang Nerkar
Ambarish Gurjar
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAs the field of Wearable Computing and Augmented Reality progressed, very few inexpensive solutions to augment the reality of the visually impaired have been witnessed. We present an interactive demonstration of open-source augmented reality wearable device that assists visually impaired individuals by providing them with smart vision via auditory feedback.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/9uMJYF
Contributors
Sarang Nerkar
Innosapien Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Nerkar Education and Research Trust
Ambarish Gurjar
Innosapien Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Nerkar Education and Research Trust
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Becoming Homeless: A Human Experience
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Tobin Asher
Elise Ogle
Jeremy Bailenson
Fernanda Herrera
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIn this immersive virtual reality experience, spend days in the life of someone who can no longer afford a home. Attempt to save your home and to protect yourself and your belongings as you walk in another’s shoes, facing the adversity of living with diminishing resources.
Contributors
Tobin Asher
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Elise Ogle
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Jeremy Bailenson
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Fernanda Herrera
Stanford University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
IKEA Immerse Interior Designer
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Tobias Soffner
Florian Gläser
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIKEA Immerse is available in select IKEA stores in Germany. This application enables consumers to create, experience, and share their own configurations in a virtual living and kitchen room set. With seamless e-commerce integration, a high level of detail, and real-time interaction, the VR experience represents an engaging, valuable touch-point.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/8miVwb
Contributors
Tobias Soffner
Demodern GmbH
Florian Gläser
Demodern GmbH
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
'I Am a Man' Virtual Experience
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Derek Ham
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThe “I Am a Man” VR Experience is an interactive virtual reality experience set to the historic events of the African-American Civil Rights Movement. Users will witness the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Worker’s Strike and the events leading to the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Contributor
Derek Ham
NC State College of Design
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Elastic Time
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Javier Bello Ruiz
Robin Mange
Mark Boulos
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionMixed reality documentary about space-time narrated by astronomer Tony Stark. Your own holographic body is captured and integrated in real time into a telescope room. You bend space and time to your will, creating black-holes, worm-holes and time portals. This volumetric documentary is powered by IMVERSE proprietary voxel-based graphics engine.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/neRQ3F
Contributors
Javier Bello Ruiz
Imverse SA
Robin Mange
Imverse SA
Mark Boulos
VCUarts
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
The Gallery - Episode 2: Heart of the Emberstone
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Denny Unger
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionAfter receiving your Gauntlet, a mysterious new power in the palm of your hand, you must travel to Ember, a long-forgotten world whose past holds many secrets. Enter the groundbreaking puzzle-exploration game inspired by the mystery of dark 80's fantasy adventure films.
Contributor
Denny Unger
Cloudhead Games
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Vacation Simulator
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Owlchemy Labs
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionVacation Simulator is the new original virtual reality game from Owlchemy Labs. First you JOBBED, now you VACATION. Visit Vacation Island and experience RECREATION, optimal RELAXATION, and classic human pastimes like SUNBURN. Vacation Island offers all this and more so that you can discover the lost art of TIME OFF.
Contributor
Owlchemy Labs
Owlchemy Labs
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Augmented Reality Task Guidance for International Space Station Stowage Operations
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Hiroshi Furuya
Lui Wang
Carmine Elvezio
Steven Feiner
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionBuilt at NASA Johnson Space Center (JSC) and Columbia University and tested in JSC’s full-scale mockup of the International Space Station (ISS), StowageApp is a prototype for the future of conducting cargo operations in space. StowageApp dynamically guides astronauts as they complete stowage tasks, packing and unpacking cargo.
Contributors
Hiroshi Furuya
Columbia University
Lui Wang
NASA
Carmine Elvezio
Columbia University
Steven Feiner
Columbia University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Augmented Reality Game with Unique Semi-Transmissive Rendering Method
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Daiki Taniguchi
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionThis AR game project introduces unique non-photorealistic & real-time rendering methods developed to enhance optical consistency. Through this, seamless blending of virtual and physical content on mobile devices is achieved. Using wireless controllers with muscle displacement sensor, players can move about freely and perform various actions. Multiplayer compatible (WIP).

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/2maE76
Contributor
Daiki Taniguchi
Akatsuki Inc.
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Queerskins: a love story
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Illya Szilak
Cyril Tsiboulski
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIn this haptic cinematic VR experience, a diary and a box of belongings offers you and a devoutly Catholic mother living in rural Missouri in 1990 a chance to know Sebastian, the estranged son she has lost to AIDS. How will you choose to reconstruct him and his life?

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/zC3sHR
Contributors
Illya Szilak
Fancy Rainbow
Cyril Tsiboulski
Cloudred
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Welcome to Light Fields
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Ryan S. Overbeck
Daniel Erickson
Daniel Evangelakos
Paul Debevec
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionLight Fields let us experience freedom of motion and realistic reflections and translucence like never before in VR. Explore the Gamble House, Mosaic Tile House, and Space Shuttle Discovery. These navigable light field stills showcase the emerging technology Google is using to power its next generation of VR content.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/xY8sAS
Contributors
Ryan S. Overbeck
Google Inc.
Daniel Erickson
Google Inc.
Daniel Evangelakos
Google Inc.
Paul Debevec
Google Inc.
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Collaborative Exploration of Urban Data in Virtual and Augmented Reality
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Carmine Elvezio
Frank Ling
Jen-Shuo Liu
Barbara Tversky
Steven Feiner
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionFrom emergency planning to real estate, many domains can benefit from collaborative exploration of urban environments in VR and AR. We have created an interactive experience that allows multiple users to explore live datasets in context of an immersive scale model of the urban environment with which they are related.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/djouPU
Contributors
Carmine Elvezio
Columbia University
Frank Ling
Columbia University
Jen-Shuo Liu
Columbia University
Barbara Tversky
Teachers College
Steven Feiner
Columbia University
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Aeronaut
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Bryan Collinsworth
Karen Singer
Yan Xuan Justin Ou Yang
Tomonari Michigami
David Shiyang Liu
Rob Ruffler
Julie Huynh
Ken Waagner
Dave Meeker
Geoff Cubitt
Danny Bittman
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
Description“Aeronaut” is one of the first music experiences to feature a hologram created with Microsoft Mixed Reality Capture. This technology was used to capture Billy Corgan’s performance in volumetric video. In this experience users are able to connect with the artist and interact with the world around them.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/1v6Djd
Contributors
Bryan Collinsworth
Viacom
Karen Singer
Viacom
Yan Xuan Justin Ou Yang
Viacom
Tomonari Michigami
Viacom
David Shiyang Liu
Viacom
Rob Ruffler
Viacom
Julie Huynh
Isobar
Ken Waagner
Isobar
Dave Meeker
Isobar
Geoff Cubitt
Isobar
Danny Bittman
Viacom
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
The AI powered Magic Mirror: Building Immersive AR/VR experiences with only webcams and deep learning
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Paul Kruszewski
Thomas Jan Mahamad
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
Descriptionwrnch uses AI to teach webcams to read human body language. The wrnch Magic Mirror enables people to walk up to ordinary TV monitors and beamed into cyberspace. From this digitization, users can see themselves as a variety of avatars including a virtual motion capture artist and digital chicken.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/vVRMBs
Contributors
Paul Kruszewski
wrnch
Thomas Jan Mahamad
wrnch
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Chorus
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributor
Tyler Hurd
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionTransform into fantastical female warriors in this social virtual reality experience; Six people can band together to battle evil in this epic journey of empowerment, all orchestrated to the song "Chorus" by Justice.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/y6ezrZ
Contributor
Tyler Hurd
Gentle Manhands
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
ELI in VR: Embodied Limbic Interaction for Piloting a Virtual Hang-glider
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Kenan Bektaş
Mark Adriaan van Raai
Tyler Thrash
Patrik Künzler
Richard Hahnloser
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionA head-mounted display, a stationary control bar, and a limbic chair allow for a user to pilot a hang-glider in VR.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/D6SvsM
Contributors
Kenan Bektaş
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
ZHAW, Zurich, Switzerland
Mark Adriaan van Raai
Limbic Life AG
Tyler Thrash
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
University of Zurich
Patrik Künzler
Limbic Life AG
Richard Hahnloser
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Wolves in the Walls: Chapter 1
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Pete Billington
Jessica Shamash
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionNot everything is at it seems when 8-year-old Lucy's imagination proves to be a reality. Wolves in the Walls is an immersive-fable that asks the question: What would it be like to interact, have a relationship, and go on a quest with a character inside a virtual reality movie?
Contributors
Pete Billington
Fable Studio
Jessica Shamash
Fable Studio
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Moss
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Lincoln Davis
Corinne Scrivens
Rusty Scrivens
Brendan Walker
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionIn Moss, the young mouse Quill must embark on an epic journey to save her uncle—and she needs you by her side. Together, you'll travel to forgotten realms, solve challenging puzzles, and battle menacing enemies. Alone, no one can conquer what you're up against. But united, you just may defeat even the darkest of villains.
Contributors
Lincoln Davis
Polyarc
Corinne Scrivens
Polyarc
Rusty Scrivens
Polyarc
Brendan Walker
Polyarch
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Tales of the Wedding Rings VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion
Contributors
Kaei Sou
Remi Driancourt
Team Hikari
Event Type
Immersive Pavilion
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
Personas
G&I
NT
TimeThursday, 16 August 201810am - 3:30pm
LocationEast Building, Exhibit Hall A, Vancouver Convention Centre
DescriptionSquare Enix is creating a VR specific format for Japanese manga storytelling. Their first title, "Tales of Wedding Rings" utilizes "LiveWindow" technology to replicate the look and feel of manga frame based storytelling, and allows the user to literally "step inside the story."

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/VJUWr2
Contributors
Kaei Sou
Square Enix Co., Ltd.
Remi Driancourt
Square Enix Co., Ltd.
Team Hikari
SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD.; Advanced Technology Division
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality, Vrcade: Immersive Pavilion - Vrcade
Event TypeVirtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality, Vrcade
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
TimeNone
Location
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
:
A Show of Kindness
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Vrcade
Contributors
Jeremy Cowles
Peter Chan
Tory Voight
Isabel Parkinson
Event Type
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
TimeNone
Location
DescriptionA Show of Kindness is a previously unreleased three-act VR experience through which the user navigates an unfolding story frozen in time, crafted with meticulous detail by concept artist Peter Chan using a custom build of Tilt Brush.
Contributors
Jeremy Cowles
Tilt Brush by Google
Peter Chan
Tilt Brush Artist in Residence
Tory Voight
Tilt Brush by Google
Isabel Parkinson
Tilt Brush by Google
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
:
Becoming Homeless: A Human Experience
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Vrcade
Contributors
Tobin Asher
Elise Ogle
Jeremy Bailenson
Fernanda Herrera
Event Type
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
TimeNone
Location
DescriptionIn this immersive virtual reality experience, spend days in the life of someone who can no longer afford a home. Attempt to save your home and to protect yourself and your belongings as you walk in another’s shoes, facing the adversity of living with diminishing resources.
Contributors
Tobin Asher
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Elise Ogle
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Jeremy Bailenson
Stanford University
Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Fernanda Herrera
Stanford University
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
:
Crow: The Legend
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Vrcade
Contributors
Larry Cutler
Eric Darnell
Nathaniel Dirksen
Michael Hutchinson
Scott Peterson
Event Type
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
TimeNone
Location
DescriptionCrow: The Legend is a re-telling of a Native American folk tale about a bird with the most dazzling plumage and mellifluous voice, who, after the planet turns dark and cold, must journey far from home to bring light and warmth back to the world.
Contributors
Larry Cutler
Visual Effects Supervisor
Baobab Studios
Eric Darnell
Baobab Studios
Nathaniel Dirksen
Baobab Studios
Michael Hutchinson
Baobab Studios
Scott Peterson
Director of Interactivity and FX
Baobab Studios
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
:
Home: A VR Spacewalk
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Vrcade
Contributor
Ben Maltz-Jones
Event Type
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
TimeNone
Location
DescriptionREWIND collaborated with BBC Studios Digital, BBC Studios Science, and BBC Learning to create an epic 15-minute immersive virtual reality experience. Home’s ambition as a piece of VR is to combine a strong narrative and sense of drama with the incredible impact possible in an immersive experience.
Contributor
Ben Maltz-Jones
REWIND
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
:
'I Am a Man' Virtual Experience
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Vrcade
Contributor
Derek Ham
Event Type
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
TimeNone
Location
DescriptionThe “I Am a Man” VR Experience is an interactive virtual reality experience set to the historic events of the African-American Civil Rights Movement. Users will witness the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Worker’s Strike and the events leading to the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Contributor
Derek Ham
NC State College of Design
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
:
Moss
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Vrcade
Contributors
Lincoln Davis
Corinne Scrivens
Rusty Scrivens
Brendan Walker
Event Type
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
S
B
E
TimeNone
Location
DescriptionIn Moss, the young mouse Quill must embark on an epic journey to save her uncle—and she needs you by her side. Together, you'll travel to forgotten realms, solve challenging puzzles, and battle menacing enemies. Alone, no one can conquer what you're up against. But united, you just may defeat even the darkest of villains.
Contributors
Lincoln Davis
Polyarc
Corinne Scrivens
Polyarc
Rusty Scrivens
Polyarc
Brendan Walker
Polyarch
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
:
Museum of Symmetry
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Vrcade
Contributors
Paloma Dawkins
Maral Mohammadian
Tali Goldstein
Event Type
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
Registration Levels
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F
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DescriptionMuseum of Symmetry, a refreshing and uplifting burst of artistic expression takes the player through earth, fire, wind, and water, disrupts conventional game storytelling to create a unique experience about our relationship to nature and to ourselves.
Contributors
Paloma Dawkins
National Film Board of Canada
Maral Mohammadian
National Film Board of Canada
Tali Goldstein
CASA RARA STUDIO
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
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The Gallery - Episode 2: Heart of the Emberstone
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Vrcade
Contributor
Denny Unger
Event Type
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
Registration Levels
EP
F
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DescriptionAfter receiving your Gauntlet, a mysterious new power in the palm of your hand, you must travel to Ember, a long-forgotten world whose past holds many secrets. Enter the groundbreaking puzzle-exploration game inspired by the mystery of dark 80's fantasy adventure films.
Contributor
Denny Unger
Cloudhead Games
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
:
Vacation Simulator
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Vrcade
Contributor
Owlchemy Labs
Event Type
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
Registration Levels
EP
F
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DescriptionVacation Simulator is the new original virtual reality game from Owlchemy Labs. First you JOBBED, now you VACATION. Visit Vacation Island and experience RECREATION, optimal RELAXATION, and classic human pastimes like SUNBURN. Vacation Island offers all this and more so that you can discover the lost art of TIME OFF.
Contributor
Owlchemy Labs
Owlchemy Labs
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
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Wolves in the Walls: Chapter 1
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Vrcade
Contributors
Pete Billington
Jessica Shamash
Event Type
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Vrcade
Registration Levels
EP
F
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TimeNone
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DescriptionNot everything is at it seems when 8-year-old Lucy's imagination proves to be a reality. Wolves in the Walls is an immersive-fable that asks the question: What would it be like to interact, have a relationship, and go on a quest with a character inside a virtual reality movie?
Contributors
Pete Billington
Fable Studio
Jessica Shamash
Fable Studio
Village, Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality: Immersive Pavilion - Village
Event TypeVillage, Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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TimeNone
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Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
1000 Cut Journey
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Courtney D. Cogburn
Jeremy Bailenson
Elise Ogle
Tobin Asher
Teff Nichols
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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TimeNone
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DescriptionAchieving racial justice requires that we understand racism. One may espouse beliefs of racial justice and equality, but fail to truly understand the nature of racial inequality. In this immersive virtual reality experience, the viewer becomes Michael, a black man, encountering racism as a young child, adolescent, and young adult.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/h3qhZk
Contributors
Courtney D. Cogburn
Columbia University
Jeremy Bailenson
Stanford University
Elise Ogle
Stanford University
Tobin Asher
Stanford University
Teff Nichols
The Jewish Board Child Development Center
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Aeronaut
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Bryan Collinsworth
Karen Singer
Yan Xuan Justin Ou Yang
Tomonari Michigami
David Shiyang Liu
Rob Ruffler
Julie Huynh
Ken Waagner
Dave Meeker
Geoff Cubitt
Danny Bittman
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
E
TimeNone
Location
Description“Aeronaut” is one of the first music experiences to feature a hologram created with Microsoft Mixed Reality Capture. This technology was used to capture Billy Corgan’s performance in volumetric video. In this experience users are able to connect with the artist and interact with the world around them.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/1v6Djd
Contributors
Bryan Collinsworth
Viacom
Karen Singer
Viacom
Yan Xuan Justin Ou Yang
Viacom
Tomonari Michigami
Viacom
David Shiyang Liu
Viacom
Rob Ruffler
Viacom
Julie Huynh
Isobar
Ken Waagner
Isobar
Dave Meeker
Isobar
Geoff Cubitt
Isobar
Danny Bittman
Viacom
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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AnimVR
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Dario Seyb
Milan Grajetzki
Grace Chin
Sasha Wilkinson
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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B
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TimeNone
Location
DescriptionAnimVR allows users to animate, integrate and share animated assets in Virtual Reality, revolutionizing traditional 3D content production. In AnimVR we leverage the possibilities of VR to enhance the CG Animation pipeline both by translating traditional animation workflows to VR as well as by exploring new ways to tell stories.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/DSf4FU
Contributors
Dario Seyb
NVRMIND IVS
Milan Grajetzki
NVRMIND IVS
Grace Chin
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Sasha Wilkinson
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Augmented Reality Game with Unique Semi-Transmissive Rendering Method
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributor
Daiki Taniguchi
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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TimeNone
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DescriptionThis AR game project introduces unique non-photorealistic & real-time rendering methods developed to enhance optical consistency. Through this, seamless blending of virtual and physical content on mobile devices is achieved. Using wireless controllers with muscle displacement sensor, players can move about freely and perform various actions. Multiplayer compatible (WIP).

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/2maE76
Contributor
Daiki Taniguchi
Akatsuki Inc.
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Augmented Reality Task Guidance for International Space Station Stowage Operations
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Hiroshi Furuya
Lui Wang
Carmine Elvezio
Steven Feiner
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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TimeNone
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DescriptionBuilt at NASA Johnson Space Center (JSC) and Columbia University and tested in JSC’s full-scale mockup of the International Space Station (ISS), StowageApp is a prototype for the future of conducting cargo operations in space. StowageApp dynamically guides astronauts as they complete stowage tasks, packing and unpacking cargo.
Contributors
Hiroshi Furuya
Columbia University
Lui Wang
NASA
Carmine Elvezio
Columbia University
Steven Feiner
Columbia University
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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BroadcastAR
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributor
Xava Fragoso
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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B
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TimeNone
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DescriptionBroadcastAR is our large scale, interactive cinematic augmented reality experience. Viewers have the power to gesture control the movement of characters within their experience, creating vibrant crowd engagement. Our BroadcastAR platform has been installed on both indoor and outdoor LED/ projected systems, ranging from retail to museums.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/gN84z4
Contributor
Xava Fragoso
INDE R&D
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Chorus
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributor
Tyler Hurd
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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DescriptionTransform into fantastical female warriors in this social virtual reality experience; Six people can band together to battle evil in this epic journey of empowerment, all orchestrated to the song "Chorus" by Justice.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/y6ezrZ
Contributor
Tyler Hurd
Gentle Manhands
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Collaborative Exploration of Urban Data in Virtual and Augmented Reality
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Carmine Elvezio
Frank Ling
Jen-Shuo Liu
Barbara Tversky
Steven Feiner
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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TimeNone
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DescriptionFrom emergency planning to real estate, many domains can benefit from collaborative exploration of urban environments in VR and AR. We have created an interactive experience that allows multiple users to explore live datasets in context of an immersive scale model of the urban environment with which they are related.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/djouPU
Contributors
Carmine Elvezio
Columbia University
Frank Ling
Columbia University
Jen-Shuo Liu
Columbia University
Barbara Tversky
Teachers College
Steven Feiner
Columbia University
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Coral VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributor
Johannes Saam
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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DescriptionCoral is an interactive fractal explorer. Dive into the procedural art piece to enjoy the power and beauty of mathematics visualized in virtual reality. It was initially a passion project at Framestore that is now in public beta.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/53P2Cn
Contributor
Johannes Saam
Framestore
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Cycles
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributor
Jeff Gipson
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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TimeNone
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DescriptionCycles is a VR short film centered around the true meaning of creating a home and the life it holds inside it’s walls.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/E3LFHX
Contributor
Jeff Gipson
Disney Animation Studios
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Demonstration of Gaze-aware Video Streaming Solutions for Mobile VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Pietro Lungaro
Firdose Saeik
Konrad Tollmar
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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TimeNone
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DescriptionThis demo features Smart Eye-tracking Enabled Networking (SEEN), a novel content delivery method for optimizing 360-video streaming. SEEN relies on eye-gaze information from novel 5G-networked eye-trackers to stream high-quality, in real-time, only in proximity of fixations points. SEEN technology is developed in a joint project between KTH, Tobii and Ericsson.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/YCmSqp
Contributors
Pietro Lungaro
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Firdose Saeik
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Konrad Tollmar
Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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ELI in VR: Embodied Limbic Interaction for Piloting a Virtual Hang-glider
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Kenan Bektaş
Mark Adriaan van Raai
Tyler Thrash
Patrik Künzler
Richard Hahnloser
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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TimeNone
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DescriptionA head-mounted display, a stationary control bar, and a limbic chair allow for a user to pilot a hang-glider in VR.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/D6SvsM
Contributors
Kenan Bektaş
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
ZHAW, Zurich, Switzerland
Mark Adriaan van Raai
Limbic Life AG
Tyler Thrash
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
University of Zurich
Patrik Künzler
Limbic Life AG
Richard Hahnloser
University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Elastic Time
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Javier Bello Ruiz
Robin Mange
Mark Boulos
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
FP
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TimeNone
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DescriptionMixed reality documentary about space-time narrated by astronomer Tony Stark. Your own holographic body is captured and integrated in real time into a telescope room. You bend space and time to your will, creating black-holes, worm-holes and time portals. This volumetric documentary is powered by IMVERSE proprietary voxel-based graphics engine.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/neRQ3F
Contributors
Javier Bello Ruiz
Imverse SA
Robin Mange
Imverse SA
Mark Boulos
VCUarts
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Fire Escape: An Interactive Series
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Vassiliki Khonsari
Navid Khonsari
Andres Perez-Duarte
Sam Butin
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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DescriptionWhen the clock strikes eight in Brooklyn, a suspenseful drama begins to unfold in real time. Audiences can interact and peer into the lives of eight disenfranchised tenants entangled in a murder, and must embrace their voyeuristic tendencies in this rich and unique interactive series to reveal a gripping truth.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/TSK5ma
Contributors
Vassiliki Khonsari
iNK Stories
Navid Khonsari
iNK Stories
Andres Perez-Duarte
iNK Stories
Sam Butin
iNK Stories
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
IKEA Immerse Interior Designer
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Tobias Soffner
Florian Gläser
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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TimeNone
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DescriptionIKEA Immerse is available in select IKEA stores in Germany. This application enables consumers to create, experience, and share their own configurations in a virtual living and kitchen room set. With seamless e-commerce integration, a high level of detail, and real-time interaction, the VR experience represents an engaging, valuable touch-point.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/8miVwb
Contributors
Tobias Soffner
Demodern GmbH
Florian Gläser
Demodern GmbH
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Multiplayer Augmented Reality: the Future is Social, presented by Niantic
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Si ying Diana Hu
Niniane Wang
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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DescriptionNiantic (creator of Pokémon GO, Ingress, and the upcoming Harry Potter AR game) takes AR to the next level. We enable multiple mobile devices to experience the same AR objects in realtime! Watch people shoot lasers at each other, where the laser beams exists in AR for all users. Shared AR experiences are essential for taking AR mainstream in the future.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/Y8Ax3J
Contributors
Si ying Diana Hu
Niantic, Inc
Niniane Wang
Niantic, Inc
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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Queerskins: a love story
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Illya Szilak
Cyril Tsiboulski
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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DescriptionIn this haptic cinematic VR experience, a diary and a box of belongings offers you and a devoutly Catholic mother living in rural Missouri in 1990 a chance to know Sebastian, the estranged son she has lost to AIDS. How will you choose to reconstruct him and his life?

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/zC3sHR
Contributors
Illya Szilak
Fancy Rainbow
Cyril Tsiboulski
Cloudred
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Sherpa - the helping hands of the Himalaya
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Dimosthenis Gkantzos
Christian Greitmann
Martin Koegel
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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DescriptionFour players start a journey helping their tourists climb a mountain. During the game, they receive support from real Sherpas, who also tell stories about their daily life. A journey about exploring and getting to know the local culture, on a plexiglass installation combining VR technology and projection mapping.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/9AGpgb
Contributors
Dimosthenis Gkantzos
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Christian Greitmann
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Martin Koegel
Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg GmbH
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Tales of the Wedding Rings VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Kaei Sou
Remi Driancourt
Team Hikari
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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DescriptionSquare Enix is creating a VR specific format for Japanese manga storytelling. Their first title, "Tales of Wedding Rings" utilizes "LiveWindow" technology to replicate the look and feel of manga frame based storytelling, and allows the user to literally "step inside the story."

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/VJUWr2
Contributors
Kaei Sou
Square Enix Co., Ltd.
Remi Driancourt
Square Enix Co., Ltd.
Team Hikari
SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD.; Advanced Technology Division
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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The AI powered Magic Mirror: Building Immersive AR/VR experiences with only webcams and deep learning
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Paul Kruszewski
Thomas Jan Mahamad
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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Descriptionwrnch uses AI to teach webcams to read human body language. The wrnch Magic Mirror enables people to walk up to ordinary TV monitors and beamed into cyberspace. From this digitization, users can see themselves as a variety of avatars including a virtual motion capture artist and digital chicken.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/vVRMBs
Contributors
Paul Kruszewski
wrnch
Thomas Jan Mahamad
wrnch
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
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VIVO lifelike reactive characters for VR
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Joaquin Ruiperez
Gonzalo Ruiperez
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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DescriptionCharacters are the true soul of any story. Using our proprietary tech VIVO we create VR characters who are not only believable but amazingly responsive and real. VIVO turns character interactions into powerfully immersive, natural experiences. Designed from the ground up to build the next-gen VR movies and games.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/3Uqx3N
Contributors
Joaquin Ruiperez
ESTUDIOFUTURE
Gonzalo Ruiperez
ESTUDIOFUTURE
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Voyage
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Sharan Shodhan
Julian Korzeniowsky
Rajeev Mukundan
Na-yeon Kim
Sijia He
Mark J.W. Lee
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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TimeNone
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DescriptionVoyage is a multiuser mobile virtual reality (VR) experience for Google Daydream that allows students to go on virtual field trips in which they immersively explore a deciduous forest biome. The experience is designed to be undertaken in a middle-school classroom and facilitated by a teacher using a tablet computer.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/pKiUsg
Contributors
Sharan Shodhan
Carnegie Mellon University
Julian Korzeniowsky
Carnegie Mellon University
Rajeev Mukundan
Carnegie Mellon University
Na-yeon Kim
Carnegie Mellon University
Sijia He
Carnegie Mellon University
Mark J.W. Lee
Charles Sturt University
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
We AR Sight: An Open Source Augmented Reality Wearable Device to Assist Visually Impaired Individuals
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Sarang Nerkar
Ambarish Gurjar
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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DescriptionAs the field of Wearable Computing and Augmented Reality progressed, very few inexpensive solutions to augment the reality of the visually impaired have been witnessed. We present an interactive demonstration of open-source augmented reality wearable device that assists visually impaired individuals by providing them with smart vision via auditory feedback.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/9uMJYF
Contributors
Sarang Nerkar
Innosapien Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Nerkar Education and Research Trust
Ambarish Gurjar
Innosapien Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Nerkar Education and Research Trust
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
:
Welcome to Light Fields
SessionImmersive Pavilion - Village
Contributors
Ryan S. Overbeck
Daniel Erickson
Daniel Evangelakos
Paul Debevec
Event Type
Village
Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
Registration Levels
EP
F
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DescriptionLight Fields let us experience freedom of motion and realistic reflections and translucence like never before in VR. Explore the Gamble House, Mosaic Tile House, and Space Shuttle Discovery. These navigable light field stills showcase the emerging technology Google is using to power its next generation of VR content.

To listen to a description of this contribution in multiple languages, visit: https://goo.gl/xY8sAS
Contributors
Ryan S. Overbeck
Google Inc.
Daniel Erickson
Google Inc.
Daniel Evangelakos
Google Inc.
Paul Debevec
Google Inc.