10th International Conference on Disability, Virtual Reality and Associated Technologies (ICDVRAT 2014), Gothenburg, Sweden, 2-4 September 2014

1. First CALL FOR PAPERS FULL PAPER SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 28 February 2014 SHORT PAPER SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 31 May 2014 Papers must be submitted in Final Conference Format. Paper templates are available on the conference website. The Call for Papers can be downloaded directly from here  For further information see ICDVRAT  2. Student Design Challenge (Stanford…

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2014 3DUI Contest task suggestions

IEEE 3DUI (3D User Interfaces) will be holding its 5th annual 3DUI Contest in 2014. The contest is open to anyone interested in 3D user interfaces, from researchers to students, enthusiasts, and professionals. They believe the annual contest helps the community find innovative solutions to classic 3DUI problems (e.g., navigation, selection, manipulation) through friendly competition…

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2016 ISVR Early Career Investigator Award

We are pleased to announce the results of the 2016 ISVR Early Career Investigator Award that recognizes outstanding contributions by early career scientists whose research relates to virtual rehabilitation. The first place winner is Monica Cameirão from the Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute and the University of Madeira, Portugal, and the second place winner is Sebastian…

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ALYN Hospital Pediatric and Adolescent Rehabilitation Center

Study Profile: Naomi Gefen Occupational Therapist ALYN Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel naomi@alyn.org   Naomi Gefen is an occupational therapist and the Deputy Director General of ALYN Hospital Pediatric and Adolescent Rehabilitation Center in Jerusalem, Israel. Naomi has 27 years of experience in assistive technology and medical devices. She holds a BA and MSc in Occupational Therapy…

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Best Paper Awards at ICVR 2009

Best Student Paper Award (sponsored by ISVR): Proximodistal gradient in the perception of delayed stiffness I Nisky (advisor: A Karniel)Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel Best Student Poster Award (sponsored by ISVR): Probing the behavioral and physiological correlates underlying projection of the body via 3D virtual haptic environments as a basis for developing novel…

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