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Sunday, 6 October 2013 (all sessions in NTU Reality Theatre)

12:00 - 13:00 Conference Registration
13:00 - 14:45 S1 - Medical VR and Virtual Rehabilitation
(Chair: Dr Frank Guan)
14:45 - 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 - 17:15 S2 - Human Factors
(Chair: Prof. Miriam Reiner)
17:15 – 18:30 Visit IMI and BeingThere Centre
18:30 - 20:00 Welcome Reception with Poster Presentations

Monday, 7 October 2013 (all sessions in NTU Reality Theatre)

8:00 - 9:00 Conference Registration
9:00 - 9:15 Official Opening
9:15 - 10:00 Keynote 1: Dr Patrick BOURDOT
CNRS Research Director
Head of the "VENISE" V&AR team
University of Paris Sud
(Chair: Prof. Daniel Thalmann)
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 - 12:00 S3 - 3D Interaction
(Chair: Dr. Patrick Bourdot)
12:00 – 13:15 S4 - Navigation
(Chair: Prof. Luciana Nedel)
13:15 - 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 - 15:45 S5 - Avatars and Robots in TelePresence
(Chair: Prof. Nadia Magnenat Thalmann)
15:45 – 16:15 Coffee break
16:15 - 17:30 S5 - Avatars and Robots in TelePresence (2)
(Chair: Prof. Daniel Thalmann)
18:00 - 23:00 Conference Dinner

Tuesday, 8 October 2013 (all sessions in NTU Reality Theatre)

8:00 - 9:00 Conference Registration
9:00 - 9:45 Keynote 2: Prof Mel SLATER
ICREA-University of Barcelona, Spain
University College London, UK
(Chair: Prof. Nadia Magnenat Thalmann)
9:45 - 10:30 S6 - Simulation
(Chair: Prof. Yiyu Cai)
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:45 S7 - Rendering
(Chair: Dr. Zerrin Yumak)
12:45 - 13:45 Lunch Break
13:45 - 16:15 S8 - VR display technologies
(Chair: Prof. Mel Slater)
16:15 - 16:40 Coffee Break
16:40 - 17:15 Invited Talk: Transforming the body in VR
Prof Maria V. Sanchez-Vives

ICREA-IDIBAPS
Barcelona, Spain
(Chair: Prof. Daniel Thalmann)
17:15 - 17:30 Best Paper Award and Best Poster Award
Closing Session