VRST Featured Speakers Announced
Holly Rushmeier, Yale University
J. Edward Colgate, Northwestern University
UC San Diego
VRST Panels Announced PANEL 1: (Nov. 5)
VR Software and Industry: Where do research and practical needs should meet?
Ford Motor Company more »
Panoram Technologies, Inc
PANEL 2: (Nov. 6)
Current & Future Research Trends
Anthony Steed, University College London
Henry Fuchs, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Office of Naval Research
Defense Advance Research Project Agency
PANEL 3: (Nov. 7)
VR in Education, Entertainment & Interactive Media
Michael Zyda, University of Southern California
Vortex Immersion Media
The ACM Virtual Reality Software and Technology (VRST) is an annual conference devoted to the technical aspects of virtual reality.
The first VRST was held in Singapore in 1994 and since then it has been held in Japan, Hong Kong, Switzerland, Taiwan, England, Korea, Canada and the United States.
This will be the fourteenth VRST annual conference to be held in Newport Beach, California.
ABOUT NEWPORT BEACH
Located in Orange County California, Newport Beach benefits from the sunny forecasts and warm temperatures that Southern California is known for.
With nine miles of sandy beaches, the opportunities are nearly endless for beach lovers looking to surf, sunbathe, body board, sail, snorkel and more on the shores of one of California’s most picturesque playgrounds.
But the fun doesn't stop on the sand! Newport Beach and the surrounding areas are also home to many museums, world-class shopping, delicious dining, challenging golf courses, Disneyland, the Pacific Symphony and the Honda Center, home of the Anaheim Ducks NHL hockey team.
For further information about places and attractions in Orange County, please visit http://www.visitorangecounty.net.
Lodging for the meeting has been arranged at the Fairmont Newport Beach, located less than 3 miles from UC Irvine. A special room rate of $169 is avalible for conference attendees. This special rate can also be extended to the weekends before and after the conference. more »
To help us advertise the conference, please download and distribute the VRST 2007 Flyer (PDF) and presentation (PDF).
Department of Computer Sciences
University of California, Irvine