Advanced Imaging
University 2016

AIS-J Commendation Ceremony 2016 Advanced Imaging University Seminar

November 16th (Wed), 11:00 - 17:00
*Exhibition: November 16th (Wed) – 18th (Fri)

INTER BEE IGNITION Stage, Exhibition Hall 4,
Inter BEE 2016, Makuhari Messe TOKYO

Advanced Imaging Society, Japan Committee (AIS-J) has been organizing Lumiere Japan Awards to commend outstanding 3D & 4K works in Japan. From this year, AIS-J started the VR category. AIS-J also commend practical activities contributing to the growth and widespread of advanced imaging media as the Good Practice Awards.

■AIS Good Practice Awards 2016

Prize “PlayStation®VR and activities for entertainment using advanced video technology”
Sony Interactive Entertainment

Prize “ ‘The Man from the 9 Dimensions’ and activities for dome theater content”
National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan)

“Hacosco - Challenges for 360 imaging and VR using smart phone”
Hacosco Inc.

“Educational application of 3D imaging - Challenges for practical teaching in elementary school”
Takashi Shibata Laboratory, Tokyo University and Graduate School of Social Welfare

■ AIS Lumiere Japan Awards 2016

Lumiere Japan Awards has been promoted since 2011 in order to increase and improve 3D, 4K, VR content by commending outstanding works in Japan. Winners of this year are announced at the ceremony.

Advanced Imaging University (formally called as 3D University) seminar is educational events by AIS-J and has been held since 2011 every year. In this year, the latest trends in virtual reality (VR) is introduced by chairpersons of AIS and a distinguished invited speaker.

“VR, HDR and HFR: The AIS Activity Report”

Mr. Jim Chabin
Chairman, Advanced Imaging Society

“VR viewed from stereoscopic imaging”

Takashi Kawai
Japan Committee Chair, Advanced Imaging Society
Professor, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University

“From Timely to Timeless
Opportunity and the Future-proofing of VR”

Guy Primus
The Virtual Reality Company CEO

Interpreter: Yasushi Ishijima