2012

Programme


Day 1: Tuesday 10th July

9.15 Conference opened by Suzanne Keene, EVA London Chair

9.20 Plenary Session: Culture in a new world

Chair: Suzanne Keene
Andrew Richardson. An Overview of the Pixel Ware project at the Oriental Museum, Durham
Caryl Mann. A study of the iPhone app at Kew: Improving visitor experience
Murat Germen. Subjectivity in Contemporary Visualization of Reality: Re-visiting Ottoman miniatures

10.20 Keynote speaker introduced by Stuart Dunn

Ian Hughes, Metaverse evangalist

11.30 Plenary Session: Seeing data

Chair: Kia Ng"
Leigh Garrett, John Collomosse and Amy Robinson. iTrace: plagiarism identification in a visual world
Nick Bryan-Kinns. Visualising mutual engagement
Erica Seccombe. Grow: visualising nature at nanoscale
Slavko Milekic. Using eye- and gaze-tracking to interact with a visual display (via Skype)

Morning Parallel session: Research workshop

Chair: Oluwatoyin Sogbesan

2.20 Workshop

Evan Raskob, Camille Baker, Fiona French and Nick Rothwell. Creature AI

2.20 Parallel session: papers – The place and the digital

Chair: Carl Smith
Stefan Zedlacher. QRchitecture.
Stefania Boiano, Giuliano Gaia and Jonathan P. Bowen. Usability, design and content issues of mobile apps for cultural heritage promotion: the Malta Culture Guide experience
Jeanie Sinclair and Philip Reeder. Sound/Walking: Performing the oral history archive in St Ives

2.20 Parallel session: Demonstrations

Chair: Suzanne Keene
Michael Peters and Mike Parsons. Virtual metropolis
Slavko Milekic. Using eye- and gaze-tracking to interact with a visual display
Anthony Head. Digital architectural projections

4.10 Parallel session: papers – Digital art and research

Chair: Nick Lambert
Leigh Garrett and Marie-Therese Gramstadt. KAPTUR: exploring the nature of visual arts research data and its effective management
Melanie Rozencwajg and Jhava Chikli. Unlocking the archival document
Kyle Johnson, Julio Diaz and Robert Pickering. Virtual Tours for Museum Exhibits
Kelly Hamilton. Wittgenstein and Tufte on Thinking in 3D: On ‘Escaping Flatland'

4.10 Parallel session: Demonstrations

Chair: Sarah McDaid
Murat Germen. Subjectivity in Contemporary Visualization of Reality: Re-visiting Ottoman miniatures
Jeanie Sinclair and Philip Reeder. Sound/Walking: Performing the oral history archive in St Ives
Caryl Mann. A study of the iPhone app at Kew: Improving visitor experience
Leigh Garrett, John Collomosse and Amy Robinson. iTrace: plagiarism identification in a visual world

Day 2: Wednesday 11th July

9.15 Plenary Session: Sound and life

Chair: Graham Diprose"
John V H Bonner, Devina Ramduny-Ellis and David Peebles. Making audience experiences more meaningful and emotionally engaging through mixed visual and audio media
Evan Raskob, Camille Baker, Fiona French and Nick Rothwell. The Life Project
Kia Ng, Jack Armitage, Michael Battcock, Chris Earnshaw, Kyle Molleson and David Moore. Visualising Sound: Data Capture, Feature Analysis and Visualisation

10.20 Keynote speaker introduced by Jonathan Bowen

William Dudley. Theatre design and digitisation

Roger Marshall, Deputy President, BCS: Response and thanks

11.30 Plenary Session: Building the virtual

Chair: Nick Lambert
Danny Birchall and Martha Henson. The brain as game
Aylish Wood. Visualizing Maya
Damian Schofield, Katharina Lorenz, Stephanie Davy-Jow and Matthew Anderson. Roman Portraiture and biometric identification
Stuart Dunn and Kirk Woolford. Reconfiguring experimental archaeology using 3D reconstruction

2.20 Workshop

Introduction by Jonathan Bowen
Michael Twidale. Usability lab

2.15 Parallel session: papers – Visualisation, maps and structures

Chair: Suzanne Keene
Prizewinner Gary Priestnall, Jeremy Gardiner, Jake Durrant and James Goulding. Projection Augmented Relief Models (PARM): Tangible Displays for Geographic Information
Tessa Morrison, Ning Gu and Nicholas Foulcher. Applying Augmented Reality to Preserving Industrial Heritage
Eric T. Meyer and Isis Amelie Hjorth. Connecting performance artists with digital audiences: A case study of Scratch Online
Sotiris Konstas. Audiovisual installation: imprinting interactive sound in water (via Skype)

2.15 Parallel session: Demonstrations

Chair: Sam Connor
Danny Birchall and Martha Henson. The brain as game
Peter Hobson and Jayne Wilton. Visualising Breath
Simon Finn. Synthetic Animated Realities

4.10 Parallel session: papers – Visualisation, maps and structures

Chair: Nick Lambert
Gary Priestnall, Jeremy Gardiner, Jake Durrant and James Goulding. Projection Augmented Relief Models (PARM): Tangible Displays for
Geographic Information

4.10 Parallel session: Demonstrations

Chair: Graham Diprose
Oluwatoyin Sogbesan. Experiencing Culture through Interactive Digital Board
Stuart Dunn and Kirk Woolford. Reconfiguring experimental archaeology using 3D reconstruction
Sara Heitlinger, Orla O’flanagan, Nick Bryan-kinns, Tony Stockman and Tarot Couzyn. The Talking Quilt – Augmenting Domestic Objects for Communal Meaning-Making

Day 3: Thursday 12th July

9.15 Plenary Session: Art and performance

Chair: James Hemsley
Roman Miletitch, Raphaël de Courville, Morgane Rébulard, Claire Danet, Patrick Doan and Dominique Boutet. Realtime 3D gesture visualisation for the study of Sign Language
Hetty Blades. How is the ontology of dance performance re-configured by the new visualisation methods?
Kia Ng, Joanne Armitage, Phoebe Bakanas, Joel Balmer, Paul Halpin and Kyle Hudspeth. mConduct: A Multi-Sensor Interface for the Capture and Analysis of Conducting Gesture

10.20 Keynote speaker introduced by Kia Ng

Costas Karageorghis. Applied sport psychology - psychophysical effects of music in sport and exercise

11.30 Plenary session: Communities and research

Chair: Stuart Dunn
Jonathan P. Bowen and Robin J. Wilson. Visualising virtual communities: From Erdos to the arts
Morgane Rébulard, Claire Danet, Roman Miletitch, Raphaël de Courville, Dominique Boutet and Patrick Doan. Eliciting writing-like behaviour in sign language through photographic representation of movement
Christina Kamposiori. Digital infrastructure for art historical research: thinking about user needs
Prizewinner Chris Alen Sula. Quantifying Culture: The Value of Visualization inside (and outside) Libraries, Museums, and the Academy
Centre for Digital Entertainment

2.20 Parallel session: papers – Imaging

Chair: Kia Ng
Leila Maani and Nina Reeves Encouraging the Acquisition of Drawing Skills in Game Design: A Case Study
Carl Smith. Enhancing Spatial Cognition to Improve Pattern Recognition within Mixed Reality Environments
Hsin Hsin Lin. Paradigm Shift: an eco-friendly approach to create and display stereoscopic geometric designs
Christoph Klemmt. Anistropia.

2.20 Parallel session: Demonstrations

Chair: Oluwatoyin Sogbesan
Eunice Duarte. Inside Out: Blessed are the machines that allow us to see
Christin Bolewski. Viewers’ engagement in nonlinear storytelling: ‘Journeys in Travel’ – A Database Video Installation

2.20 Parallel session: Demonstrations

Chair: Oluwatoyin Sogbesan
Eunice Duarte. Inside Out: Blessed are the machines that allow us to see
Christin Bolewski. Viewers’ engagement in nonlinear storytelling: ‘Journeys in Travel’ – A Database Video Installation

4.10 Plenary session: Digital imaging

Chair: Stuart Dunn
Nola Semczyszyn. What we see when we look at medical images
Alejandro Giacometti, Alberto Campagnolo, Lindsay MacDonald, Simon Mahony, Melissa Terras, Stuart Robson, Tim Weyrich and Adam Gibson. Cultural Heritage Destruction: Documenting Parchment Degradation via Multispectral Imaging
Lindsay MacDonald, Stuart Robson and Ian Gibb. High Art – Visualising Damage on a Heritage Ceiling

Conference summary: George Mallen

5.30 Conference close