COMMITTEE


Chair:

  • Olivier Balet, R&D Manager, Virtual Reality Department, Communication & Systemes Group, France
  • Gérard Subsol, Senior Researcher, France
  • Jean-Pierre Jessel, Assistant Professor, Computer Graphics Dept., IRIT, University of Toulouse, France
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    Local Organization:

  • Patrice Torguet, Assistant Professor, Computer Graphics Dept., IRIT, University of Toulouse, France

  • Scientific and Application Board:

  • Norman I. Badler, Director of the Center for Human Modeling and Simulation, University of Pennsylvania, USA
  • Ronen Barzel, Animation Scientist, Pixar, U.S.A.
  • Maurice Benayoun, Director of the Creation Z-A Production, Paris, France
  • Kevin Bjorke, Content Development, NVIDIA Corporation, Santa Clara, U.S.A.
  • Bruce Blumberg, Associate Professor, Synthetic Characters Group, MIT MediaLab, U.S.A.
  • Ronan Boulic, Senior Researcher, Virtual Reality Lab, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Marc Cavazza, Professor of Intelligent Virtual Environments, School of Computing and Mathematics, University of Teesside, U.K.
  • Yves Duthen, Professor, IRIT, Université des Sciences Sociales, Toulouse, France
  • Franz Fischnaller, Professor at Electronic Visualization Laboratory, School of Art and Design, University of Illinois at Chicago, U.S.A., Art-Director and Production Coordinator of F.A.B.R.I.CATORS, Milano, Italy.
  • Catherine Garbay, Research Director, TIMC Lab., IMAG, France
  • Andrew Glassner, Writer-director, consultant in interactive fiction, Seattle, U.S.A.
  • Stefan Göbel, Researcher, Dept. of Digital Storytelling, ZGDV, Darmstadt, Germany
  • Jonathan Gratch , Project Leader, Institute for Creative Technologies, University of South California, U.S.A.
  • Alain Grumbach, Artificial Intelligence Group, Networks and Computer Science Dept., ENST, Paris, France
  • Barbara Hayes-Roth, CEO, Extempo Systems, U.S.A.
  • Paul Kafno, Director, HS Thames, U.K.
  • Wim Lamotte, Professor, Expertise Centre for Digital Media, Limburgs Universitair Centrum, Diepenbeek, Belgium
  • Didier Libert, ENSAM, Paris, France
  • Sina Mostafawy, [rmh], Germany
  • Ryohei Nakatsu, Professor, School of Science and Technology, Kwansei Gakuin University, Sanda, Japan, CEO, Nirvana Technology Inc., Japan
  • Jean-Christophe Nebel, Research Fellow, 3D-MATIC Laboratory, University of Glasgow, U.K.
  • Sally Jane Norman, General Director, Ecole Supérieure de l'Image, Angoulème/Poitiers, France
  • Catherine Pelachaud, Professor, University of Paris 8, France
  • Ken Perlin, Director of the New York University Media Research Laboratory and Center for Advanced Technology, U.S.A.
  • Simon Richir, Assistant Professor, ISTIA Innovation, Angers, France
  • Leonie Schaefer, Researcher, Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Information Technology, Sankt Augustin, Germany
  • Barry Silverman, Director Ackoff Center for the Advancement of the Systems Approach, University of Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
  • Ulrike Spierling, Professor, University of Applied Sciences, Erfurt, Germany
  • Marie-Luce Viaud, Senior Researcher, INA, Bry-sur-Marne, France
  • John Wilson, Director of the Nottingham University's Institute for Occupational Ergonomics and Director of the Virtual Reality Applications Research Team, Nottingham, U.K.
  • R. Michael Young, Director, Liquid Narrative Group, Dept. of Computer Science, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, U.S.A.

  • Programme Committee:

  • Jan Allbeck Ph.D. Student, Center for Human Modeling and Simulation, University of Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
  • Victor Bayon Research Associate, VIRART, University of Nottingham, U.K.
  • Stéphane Donikian Research Scientist, SIAMES Project, IRISA, Rennes, France
  • Patrick Doyle Ph.D. Student, Knowledge Systems Laboratory, Stanford University, U.S.A.
  • Knut Hartmann, Computer Graphics and Interactive Systems Research Group, University of Magdeburg, Germany
  • Junichi Hoshino, Assistant Professor, Entertainment Computing Laboratory Tsukuba University/PRESTO JST, Japan
  • Ido Iurgel, Researcher, Dept. of Digital Storytelling, ZGDV, Darmstadt, Germany
  • Michael Johns, Ph.D. Student, Ackoff Center for the Advancement of the Systems Approach, University of Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
  • Pieter Jorissen, Ph.D. Student, Expertise Centre for Digital Media, Limburgs Universitair Centrum, Diepenbeek, Belgium
  • Alexander Lechner, Vertigo Systems, Germany
  • Manuel Viñas Limonchi University of Granada, Spain
  • Heidy Maldonado, Ph.D. Student, School of Education, Stanford University, U.S.A.
  • Maic Masuch, Professor, Graphical and Interactive Methods for Computer Games Research Group, University of Magdeburg, Germany
  • Michael Mateas, Assistant Professor, Literature, Communication and Culture, Georgia Institute of Technology, U.S.A.
  • Chris Raymaekers, Post-Doc, Expertise Centre for Digital Media, Limburgs Universitair Centrum, Diepenbeek, Belgium
  • Jean-Hugues Réty, University of Paris 8, France
  • Nadine Richard, Post-Doc, Information Interaction Intelligence Group, ENST, Paris, France
  • Paul Richard, Assistant Professor, ISTIA Innovation, Angers, France
  • Oliver Schneider, Researcher, Dept. of Digital Storytelling, ZGDV, Darmstadt, Germany
  • Magy Seif El-Nasr Assistant Professor, School of Information Science and Technology, Pennsylvania State University, U.S.A.
  • Alexander Sibiryakov Research Assistant, Dept. of Computing Science, University of Glasgow, U.K.
  • Danaë Stanton Lecturer, Learning Sciences Research Institute, Department of Computer Science, University of Nottingham, U.K.
  • Andrew Stern, Artist and Researcher, InteractiveStory.net, grandtextauto.org, U.S.A.
  • Nicolas Szilas, Researcher, IDtension, France
  • Bill Tomlinson, Assistant Professor, Arts, Computation and Engineering , University of California, Irvine, U.S.A.
  • Daria Tsoupikova Assistant Professor, Electronic Visualization Laboratory, School of Art & Design, University of Illinois at Chicago, U.S.A.