Presence 2008, Padova, Italy, October 16-18, 2008

Presence 2008, Padova, Italy, October 16-18, 2008

Academics and practitioners with an interest in research, theory, tePresence 2008chnologies and applications related to the concept of (tele)presence are invited to
submit their work for presentation at PRESENCE 2008 in Padova, Italy, on October 16-18, 2008.

The goal of the PRESENCE 2008 conference is to bring together academic researchers studying presence, content and technology developers, and interested commercial parties so they can meet, share experiences, present research, and exchange ideas.

Following the format of the previous successful PRESENCE workshops, PRESENCE 2008 will be an informal, highly interactive conference with distinguished invited speakers, paper presentations, special sessions on specific topics, and poster sessions. Ample time will be reserved for informal interactions between all participants, and several social events (included in the registration fee) will be organized to facilitate this.

PRESENCE 2008 is organized by the International Society for Presence Research (ISPR) and the Human Technology Lab (HTLab) at the University of Padua. For more information about the conference please follow the links at the top of this page. If you have any questions, please e-mail the conference co-chairs, Luciano Gamberini and Anna Spagnolli at or to ISPR at

The submission deadline is MAY 23, 2008 at 11:59 PM Pacific Daylight Time (to determine the corresponding time in your time zone, use this converter)

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