Awards

Best Paper (2)

Realistic Virtual Humans from Smartphone Videos
Stephan Wenninger, Jascha Achenbach, Andrea Bartl, Marc Erich Latoschik, Mario Botsch

Towards Physically Interactive Virtual Environments: Reactive Alignment with Redirected Walking
Jerald Thomas, Courtney Hutton Pospick ,Evan Suma Rosenberg

Honourable Mention Paper

Moving Virtual Reality out of its Comfort Zone and Into the African Kalahari Desert Field: Experiences From Technological Co-Exploration With an Indigenous San Community in Namibia
Kasper Rodil, Donovan Maasz, Heike Winschiers-Theophilus

Top Ranked Papers (Best-Paper Contenders)

  • Seulki Min, Jung-geun Moon, Chul-hyun Cho, Gerard J.Kim : “Effects of Immersive Virtual Reality Content Type to Mindfulness and Physiological Parameters”
  • Richard Cloete, Chris Norval, Jatinder Singh: “A call for auditable Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality”
  • Ken Pfeuffer, Lukas Mecke, Sarah D. Rodriguez, Mariam Hassib, Hannah Maier, Florian Alt: “Empirical Evaluation of Gaze-enhanced Menus in Virtual Reality”
  • Stephan Wenninger, Jascha Achenbach, Andrea Bartl, Marc Erich Latoschik, Mario Botsch: “Realistic Virtual Humans from Smartphone Videos”
  • Jong-In Lee, Paul Asente, Yeojin Kim, Wolfgang Stuerzlinger: “Evaluating Automatic Parameter Control Methods for Locomotion in Multiscale Virtual Environments”
  • Jerald Thomas, Courtney Hutton Pospick, Evan Suma Rosenberg: “Towards Physically Interactive Virtual Environments: Reactive Alignment with Redirected Walking”
  • Kasper Rodil, Donovan Maasz, Heike Winschiers-Theophilus: “Moving Virtual Reality out of its Comfort Zone and Into the African Kalahari Desert: Field Experiences From Technological Co-Exploration With an Indigenous San Community in Namibia”

Best Poster/Demo (2)

Computing Object Selection Difficulty in VR using Run-time Contextual Analysis
Chris Zimmerer, Ronja Heinrich, Martin Fischbach, Jean-Luc Lugrin, Marc Erich Latoschik

HexTouch: Affective Robot Touch for Complementary Interactions to Companion Agents in Virtual Reality
Ran Zhou, Yanzhe Wu, Harpreet Sareen

Honourable Mention Poster/Demo

Ray-Casting-based 3D pointing and Dragging Interface for Naked-Eye Stereoscopic Displays
Raku Egawa, Yucheng Qiu, Takashi Ijiri

“People’s Choice” Poster/Demo (Decided by popular vote at the virtual conference by attendees)

Augmented Reality World Editor
Jake Guida, Misha Sra