Program at a Glance

FRIDAY – July 26, 2019 – Web3D Community Open Meetings

No Registration Required for Friday Meetings  



Belasco Room
10:00 AM – 12:45 PM

10:00 – 11:00 ISO TC 184/SC 4 JWG 16 formats for visualization

11:00 – 11:30 Design Printing & Scanning WG 

Presentation: Design Printing and Scanning Working Group Web3D 2019

                      X3D Model Exchange

11:30 – 12:30  Web3D Consortium Report  – Web3D Consortium Annual Report and Updates

12:30 – 12:45  Khronos 

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Lunch on your own

2:00 PM – 5:00 PM




2:00 – 3:00 W3D Consortium X3D and HAnim Spec Updates

3:00 – 3:30 Medical WG (HL7 Update)

3:30 – 4:00 Heritage/Geospatial WGs

4:00 – 4:30 Semantics

4:30 – 5:00 Open discussions

    6:00 PM – 8:00 PM No Host Meet and Greet: Indigo lounge on the 18th floor – “18 Social


    Saturday July 27, 2019     :          Program Details 


     Orpheum A Orpheum B
    8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Registration
    9:00 AM Welcome
    9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

    Keynote: Virtual Humans for the Web and Beyond by Arno Hartholt

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    Coffee Break Poster Setup
    11:00 AM – 12:30 PM Paper session 1: Augmented and Virtual Reality


    Metadata and Semantics for Web3D
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    11:00 – 11:15 

    XR Collaboration Architecture based on Decentralized Web by Seungyeon Huh, Shapna Muralidharan, Heedong Ko, and Byounghyun Yoo

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    11:15 – 11:30 A Collaborative Virtual Reality System (VRS) with X3D Visualization for RAPID by Valerio Mascolino, Alireza Haghighat, Nicholas Polys, Nathan J. Roskoff, and Srijith Rajamohan
    11:30 – 11:45

    Enhancing the AR Experience with Machine Learning Services by Michael Englert, Marcel Klomann, Kai Weber, Paul Grimm, and Yvonne Jung

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    11:45 – 12:00 calibDB: enabling web based computer vision through on-the-fly camera calibration by Pavel Rojtberg and Felix Gorschlüter 
     12:00 – 12:15 Integrating 2D Content with the Immersive Web by Gheric Speiginer and Blair Macintyre
    12:15 – 12:30 Q&A
    12:30 PM – 2:00 PM Lunch break and Networking 
    2:00 PM – 3:30 PM Paper session 2: Point Clouds & Sensors


    Building Dynamic Interactive X3D Scenes: A Cookbook

    Resources required for this tutorial:  Building Dynamic Interactive X3D Scenes: A Cookbook

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    2:00 – 2:20

    3D Point Cloud Compression: A Survey by Chao Cao, Marius Predaand Titus Zaharia 

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    2:20 – 2:40

    Web-enabled Intelligent System for Continuous Sensor Data Processing and Visualization by Felix Hamza-Lup, Ionut Iacob and Sushmita Khan

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    2:40 – 3:00

    Classification of Indoor Point Clouds Using Multiviews by Vladeta Stojanovic, Matthias Trapp, Juergen Doellner, and Rico Richter

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    3:00 – 3:20

    Web-based Video-Assisted Point Cloud Annotation for ADAS Validation by Andoni Mujika, Ana Dominguez Fanlo, Iñigo Tamayo, Orti Senderos, Javier Barandiaran, Nerea Aranjuelo, Marcos Nieto, and Oihana Otaegui

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    3:20 – 3:30 Q&A
    Coffee Break
    4:00 PM – 5:30 PM Paper Session 3: Ecosystem Advances


    X3D Quickstart and Version 4 Implementations Tutorial
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    4:00 – 4:20

    Project Reconstructing A Live Mirrored World With Geotagged Social Media by Ruofei Du, David Li and Amitabh Varshney

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    4:20 – 4:40

    An Online Collaborative Ecosystem for Educational Computer Graphics by Garett D. Ridge, Demetri Terzopoulos

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    4:40 – 5:00

    Progressive ray-casting volume rendering with WebGL for visual assessment of air void distribution in quality control by Ander Arbelaiz, Aitor Moreno, Iñigo Barandiaran, and Alejandro García-Alonso

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    5:00 – 5:20

    Rectangular Selection of Components in Large 3D Models on the Web by Sebastian Friston, Jozef Dobos, Charence Wong, Carmen Fan, Santiago Montero, and Anthony Steed 

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    5:20 -5:30 Q&A
    6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Reception: Hotel Indigo: POG Room

    Sunday July 28, 2019

     Orpheum A Orpheum B
    9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Registration Posters
    9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

    Keynote: William Hammond. Toto, I have a feeling we are not in Kansas anymore. The world has changed

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    Coffee Break
    11:00 AM – 12:30 PM Poster lightning talks and viewing
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    Workshop: Industrial Use Cases

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    12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

    Lunch break and Networking  

    BoF: Sign up for UX-Web3D group meeting

    2:00 PM – 3:30 PM Workshop: 3D Visualization for Medical Applications. View more in detail

    Workshop: Industrial Use Cases – Works in Progress 

    Max Limper – A Workflow for High-Quality 3D Digitization

    Khronos Update for Web3d


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    Coffee Break Poster take-down
    4:00 PM – 5:30 PM HAnim Competition,   Showcase (lighting round) – Awards, Closing HAnim Awards 2019
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