Events and Tutorials

A list of recent events I have coordinated, organized or invited to:
  • Organizer of the tutorial at  ISMAR2020, 9th November 2020  “Cognitive Aspects of Interaction in Virtual and Augmented Reality Systems” (CAIVARS). Check the website for the complete description of topics, list of presenters, and slides.
  • Talk at VRDays 2020. “First Aid Training and Healthcare Simulation in Mixed Reality: multimodal interaction in the real-to-virtual continuum”
  • Co-organizer of the workshop Adaptation and Personalization in Computer Science Education. A workshop at the 28th ACM Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization, ACM UMAP 2020, Jul. 14-17, 2020 – Genoa, Italy [website]
  • Co-organizer of the workshop Active Vision and perception in Human(-Robot) Collaboration AVHRC20 part of RO-MAN2020. Organizer Prof. Dimitri Ognibene, University of Essex, UK.
  • 18th October 2019 Talk “Cognitive and Perceptual Aspects of Interaction in Virtual and Augmented Reality Systems” at 4th AWE EU, 17-18 October 2019, Munich, Germany [info][slides]
  • Invited talk to Tutorial Adaptive Vision for Human Robot Collaboration, organized by Dr. Dimitri Ognibene,  25th September 2019 within ICVS2019 COnference. Title of the talk : Talk “Ecological interaction in Virtual and Augmented Reality” More info at:https://icvs2019.org/content/tutorials  and [here] [slides]
  • Guest Editor of the Special Issue “Bioinspired Computer Vision” A special issue of Electronics (ISSN 2079-9292). This special issue belongs to the section “Computer Science & Engineering”. Deadline for manuscript submissions: 29 February 2020. [info]
  • Program Co-chair of the 4th HUCAPP International Conference on Human Computer Interaction Theory and Applications, part of VISIGRAPP, the  15th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications.
  • Organizer  of a tutorial at  ISMAR2018 16th October 2018  “Cognitive Aspects of Interaction in Virtual and Augmented Reality Systems” (CAIVARS). Check the website for the complete description of topics, speakers and for the slides presnted during the tutorial.
  • Invited talk to Tutorial  Active Vision and Human Robot Collaboration In conjuction with the 19th International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing (ICIAP2017), 11 – 12 September 2017, Catania Italy — More info here. Slides of my talk here
  • Workshop Natural human-computer Interaction and ecological perception in immersive Virtual and Augmented Reality (NIVAR2017) – Catania, Italy 11-12th September 2017 In conjuction with the 19th International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing (ICIAP2017), 11 or 12 September 2017, Catania Italy — More info here
  • Tutorial Natural Human-Computer-Interaction in Virtual and Augmented Reality (27 February – 1 March, 2017 – Porto, Portugal) In conjunction with the 12th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications – VISIGRAPP 2017 — More info here
  • Special Session Computer VISION for Natural Human Computer Interaction (VISION4HCI 2016) In conjunction with the 11th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications – VISIGRAPP 2016 — More info here
  • BMVA meeting Vision for human-computer interaction and virtual reality systems 6th may 2015, London UK — More info here