2018 IEEE VR Los Angeles logo

March 18th - 22nd

2018 IEEE VR logo

March 18th - 22nd

In Cooperation with
the German Association for Electrical, Electronic and Information Technologies: VDE
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IEEE Computer Society IEEE

In Cooperation with
the German Association for Electrical, Electronic and Information Technologies: VDE

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IEEE Computer Society

Exhibitors and Supporters


National Science Foundation



Digital Projection

Gold Awards












Disney Research



Computer Network Information Center
Chinese Academy of Sciences

Sponsor for Research Demo


Other Sponsors

Magic Leap

Exhibitors and Supporters

Journal papers

Best Journal Paper

Title: The impact of avatar personalization and immersion on virtual body ownership, presence, and emotional response
Authors: Thomas Waltemate, Dominik Gall, Daniel Roth, Mario Botsch, Marc Erich Latoschik

Honorable Mention

Title: New Thermal Taste Actuation Technology for Future Multisensory Virtual Reality and Internet
Authors: Kasun Karunanayaka, Nurafiqah Johari, Surina Hariri, Hanis Camelia, Kevin Stanley Bielawski, Adrian David Cheok

Title: “Do you feel in control?”: Towards Novel Approaches to Characterise, Manipulate and Measure the Sense of Agency in Virtual Environments
Authors: Camille Jeunet, Louis Albert, Ferran Argelaguet Sanz, Anatole Lécuyer

Best Conference Paper

Title: Investigating the Effects of Anthropomorphic Fidelity of Self-Avatars on Near Field Depth Perception in Immersive Virtual environments
Authors: Elham Ebrahimi, Leah S. Hartman, Andrew Robb, Christopher C. Pagano, Sabarish Babu

Honorable Mention

Title: Design and Assessment of a Collaborative 3D Interaction Technique for Handheld Augmented Reality
Authors: Jerônimo G. Grandi, Henrique G Debarba, Iago Berndt, Luciana Nedel, Anderson Maciel

Best Poster

Title: Using cybersickness indicators to adapt navigation in virtual reality: a pre-study
Authors: Jeremy Plouzeau, Jean-Rémy Chardonnet, Frederic Merienne

Honorable Mention

Title: Olfactory Display Based on Sniffing Action
Authors: Shingo Kato, Takamichi Nakamoto

Title: Real-Time Marker-Based Finger Tracking with Neural Networks
Authors: Dario Pavllo, Thibault Porssut, Bruno Herbelin, Ronan Boulic

Best Doctoral Consortium Presentation

Title: High-fidelity Interaction for Virtual and Augmented Reality
Authors: Eric Whitmire

3DUI Contest Winner

Title: Team Caverna Digital Batman Forever: Unified Virtual Hand Metaphor for Consumer VR Setups
Authors: André Montes Rodrigues, Mario Nagamura, Luis Gustavo Freire da Costa, Gabriel Zucchi de Souza & Marcelo Knorich Zuffo

Honorable Mention

Title: Team VReizh Blue Toward Intuitive 3D User Interfaces for Climbing, Flying and Stacking
Authors: Antonin Bernardin, Guillaume Cortes, Rebecca Fribourg, Tiffany Luong, Florian Nouviale, & Hakim Si-Mohammed

Best Research Demonstration

Title: Cliffhanger-VR
Authors: Marcel Tiator, Ben Fischer, Laurin Gerhardt, David Nowottnik, Hendrik Preu, Christian Geiger

Honorable Mention

Title: AnimationVR - Interactive Controller-based Animating in Virtual Reality
Authors: Daniel Vogel, Paul Lubos, Frank Steinicke

Title: A Demonstration of ShareVR: Co-Located Experiences for Virtual Reality between HMD and Non-HMD Users
Authors: Jan Gugenheimer, Evgeny Stemasov, Julian Frommel, Enrico Rukzio