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The Symposium on Virtual and Augmented Reality


October 28th to 31st, at CINCO - Centro Integrado de Convenções


The premier conference on VR/AR on Brazil

The SVR aims to bring together researchers, promoting the exchange of experiences and facilitating interaction between research groups, creating better conditions for the development of new inter-institutional research groups, as well as acting as an instrument to disseminate the advances in Virtual and Augmented Reality in Brazil and the world.

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The Main Topics of Interest to the Event are:

• VR/AR/MR systems, frameworks and toolkits
• 3D interaction
• Input devices for VR/AR/MR
• Haptics, audio, and other non-visual interfaces
• User studies and evaluation
• Tracking and sensing
• Computer graphics techniques for VR/AR/MR
• Immersive gaming / serious games
• Virtual humans and avatars
• Advanced display technology
• Immersive projection technology
• Multi-user and distributed VR/AR/MR
• Perception, presence, and cognition in VR/AR/MR
• Teleoperation and telepresence
• Social, economic, and technical impacts of VR/AR/MR
• Virtual environments evaluation

Important Dates

Important DatesFor any questions or more detailed timelines, check out the Call for Participation Section or send an e-mail to

Computer & Graphics Special Issue
May 15: Submission deadline
June 20: Notification of first decision
July 15: First revision submission
August 15: Notification of second decision
August 30: Second revision submission
September 15: Final decision
Sepember 25: Camera-ready due

Full and Short Papers
June 30: Full and short papers submission deadline
August 10: Acceptance notification
August 20: Camera-ready due

Call for Participation

Publish your papers and other materials at SVR 2019!

C&G Special issue

In 2019, SVR will offer the opportunity to submit papers to a special section of the Elsevier Computers & Graphics Journal with a specific deadline. The papers submitted to this section are supposed to describe original and mature research results and have no page limit (although we encourage you to write papers around 12 pages).
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call for papers

SVR will receive submissions of papers on 3 categories: Reasearch Papers, Application/Case Studies & Review Papers.
Each work will pass by double-blinded peer-review process.
Outstanding papers submitted will be invited to submit versions to a special session in the SBC Journal on Interactive Systems.
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call for tutorials

SVR tutorials aim at promoting the skills necessary to master recent technological developments and to disseminate areas of study, thus amplifying the participants' education/research perspectives, in academic level. Therefore, SVR tutorial proposals should be planned aiming at presenting intermediary and advanced level content.
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The Virtual and Augmented Reality Graduate Workshop (WTD SVR 2019) provides a unique opportunity for students to discuss their master’s dissertations and doctoral theses, allowing the preliminary work to be evaluated by researchers with expertise in the SVR topics of interest and benefiting from all the input gathered during the Workshop, which may lead to a improved work as result of interactions with experts.
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Workshop on Scientific Initiation

The third edition of the Workshop on Scientific Initiation of the Symposium on Virtual and Augmented Reality (WIC-SVR) is one of the events of the SVR 2019. The aim of the WIC-SVR is to encourage the Scientific Initiation researches development in the VR and AR areas and, for that, it seeks to stimulate the Virtual and Augmented Reality community to present works in the various interest topics of the SVR 2019.
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Demos & posters

A special session for demos and posters will take place at SVR 19. At this activity, Demonstrations provide researchers, practitioners and companies the opportunity to present Virtual Reality applications, techniques, experiments and devices throughout the event, as Posters describe ongoing work with preliminary results. The theme of the poster must follow the conference orientation.
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Keynote Speakers

As a point of convergence of best pratices, academic reasearch and companies development, SVR always bring some notorious researchers at Virtual and Augmented Realities to give Keynote Speeches, bringing the best content from all over the world to the event.

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