March 25-29, Alexandria, Virginia, USA

IEEE Virtual Reality Conference

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Calendar of Events
Keynote Speaker


IEEE Computer Sciety

Naval Research Lab



IEEE Virtual Reality Conference and Haptics Symposium 2006 Exhibits

Cyviz logo
CYVIZ makes high quality 3d visualization easy and affordable to all users of 3d software. We develop and market the world's first 'Stereo 3D Converter', enabling high quality stereoscopic 3d visualisation, using standard LCD and DLP projectors.

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Fakespace Systems.

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Handshake VR offers integrated haptics (sense of touch) solutions with network interactivity using custom and off-the-shelf products. The HANDSHAKE proSENSE(tm) Virtual Touch Toolbox is a new approach to bringing haptic productivity tools to researchers and developers of 3D immersive, augmented and real world robotic environments.


MPB Communications.

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Institute of Communication and Computer Science. The Institute of Communications and Computer Systems (ICCS) is a non profit Academic Research Body established in 1989 by the Ministry of Education in order to carry research and development activities in the fields of all diverse aspects of telecommunications , computer systems and techniques and their application in a variety of areas such as transceivers, radar and generally electromagnetic sensors, satellite and wireless communications, electromagnetic phenomena modelling, neural networks, systems, software and hardware engineering, Telematics and multimedia applications, Transport applications, Control systems, Robotics, Biomedical engineering, Electric power Renewable Energy Sources and Distributed Generation and management systems.

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InterSense Inc. is the market leader in miniaturized, inertial-based, precision motion tracking technology used with simulation, training and immersive displays.  InterSense's patented motion tracking products enable realistic interaction with computer graphics for many applications, including simulation & training; oil & gas exploration; virtual prototyping & design; medical imaging; entertainment; and video/film production. InterSense is demonstrating its latest optical/inertial IS-1200 tracking technology along with the IS-900 acoustic/inertial and InertiaCube products with several immersive display and virtual training partners.

INTUITION is a Network Of Excellence focused on virtual reality and virtual environments applications for future workspaces. It is funded by the European Union and its major objective is to bring together leading experts and key actors across all major areas of VE understanding, development, testing and application in Europe, including industrial representatives, SMEs and key research institutes, universities and major international organisations in order to overcome fragmentation and promote VE establishment within product and process design.During the exhibition INTUITION will present its achievements, objectives and vision for the future.

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Mimic Technologies. Mimic Technologies provides tension-based force feedback devices and real-time FE (Finite Element) modeling capabilities that enable rapid development of advanced haptic applications and accurate simulation of soft tissue and deformable objects.

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Moog FCS. Moog FCS is a designer and manufacturer of high-fidelity electro-mechanical and electro-hydraulic flight and vehicle simulation equipment, and structural test systems that are supplied to the aerospace and automotive markets. Based in Amsterdam, Netherlands, the former FCS Control Systems was acquired by Moog in September 2005.

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NVIS designs and manufactures virtual reality products that allow customers to visualize and interact with simulated 3D environments.  NVIS will be demonstrating its flagship product, the nVisor SX professional head-mounted display, and the new P50 head-mounted projection display designed for out-the-window simulation.  These two products will be running a networked demonstration developed by WorldViz ( using Vizard, their advanced 3D virtual reality toolkit.

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Founded in 1990, Quanser is the world leader in education and research-based advanced systems for open-architecture real-time control design and implementation. The company's product line includes state-of-the-art tools specifically designed for haptics and robotics, as well as a wide variety of academic and industrial applications. Quanser's flexible solutions can be found in more than 1,000 institutions worldwide.

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SensAble Technologies is a leading provider of 3D touch-enabled digital solutions for commercial software development, academic and commercial research, product design, and digital content creation. At the core of SensAble products is the PHANTOM line of haptic devices, which makes it
possible for users to touch and manipulate virtual objects. SensAble offers the broadest range of haptic devices and toolkits for haptic application development. Visit the SensAble booth at VR 2006 to experience haptics and see how haptic devices are being used in various applications, including The
MotionMonitor, a virtual reality immersive system by Innovative Sports Training that is the ideal product for research in motor control, robotics and assistive rehabilitation studies.