Next Key Dates:
• Mon 25 Sep: Final Papers Due
• Tue 31 Oct-Thu 2 Nov: VSMM in Dublin
• Fri 3 Nov – Sun 5 Nov: VSMM Extras & Cultural Excursions in Belfast
Latest News Updates:
26 September – Exciting Keynotes announced:
- Cassandra St Louis Collins, Senior Architect, STO for Worldwide Services, Microsoft.
- Professor Nina Czegledy.
25 September- Newsflash: the world renowned Non Zero Sum Ensemble will perform live for VSMM! Be there to experience this once in a lifetime exposure to music and Inclusive Creativity, conducted by Prof Frank Lyons, Dean of
11 September – Exciting Keynotes announced:
- Dr Sara Diamond, President & Vice-Chancellor Ord. Ontario; RCA.
- Daria Dorosh, Ph.D.
1 September – Exciting Keynotes announced:
- Professor Suzanne McDonough, Professor of Health and Rehabilitation, School of Health Sciences, Ulster University.
- Professor Minhua Eunice Ma, Professor of Computer Games Technology, Dean of School of Computing and Digital Technologies, Staffordshire University.
- Deepa Mann-Kler, multi-disciplinary artist, Founder and Creative lead of NEON.
31 August – Science Foundation Ireland sponsors VSMM.
31 August – Exciting Keynote announced: Julie Sinnamon Chief Executive Officer, Enterprise Ireland.
17 August – Registration for VSMM Dublin 2017 is now open.
1 August – 2017 Paper & Proposal Reviews progressing — authors to be notified on/around August 10th.
31 July – MIT Press announces a Special Issue of the Journal Presence: Teleoperators & Virtual Environments (http://www.mitpressjournals.org/loi/pres) to be prepared from VSMM2017 Best Papers around theme of Digital Realities / Digital Materialization
28 July – 2017 Scientific Committee added to website.
1 July – Exciting Keynotes announced including: Astronaut Mae Jemison, Virtual Environment Pioneer Jacki Morie, and Olfactory Experience Designer Gayil Nalls.