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9th International Conference on Intelligent Technologies for Interactive Entertainment

June 20–22, 2017 | Funchal, Portugal

Monday, 19/6 – Evening

Informal get together for those arriving to the conference

Drinks and/or dinner

Location to be announced


Tuesday 20/6 [DAY 1]


8:00-9:00 Registration


9:00 – 9:30 Opening words


9:30 – 10:30 Opening Keynote: TBA


10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break


11:00 – 12:30 session 1


Player Expectations of Animal Incorporated Computer Games

Wim van Eck and Maarten Lamers.


Reaper Tournament System

Hoang Bao Nhien Pham, Hiroyuki Iida and Shuo Xiong.


A Hand-drawing Method based on Averaging Strokes

Shinjiro Niino, Nanae Hagiwara, Satoshi Nakamura, Masaaki Suzuki and Takanori Komatsu.


12:30 - 14:30 Lunch break


14:30 – 16:00 Session 2


Dynamorph: Montessori Inspired Design for Seniors with Dementia Living in Long-Term Care Facilities

Yuan Feng, Ruud van Reijmersdal, Suihuai Yu, Matthias Rauterberg, Jun Hu and Emilia Barakova.


AR Sound Sandbox: An artistic interface for musical expression

Bastian Dewitz, Roman Wiche, Chris Geiger, Frank Steinicke and Jochen Feitsch.


Kessel Run - a cooperative multiplayer SSVEP BCI game

Mannes Poel, Inês Palma de Lima E Cruz, Carlos Filipe Simões Moreira, Hugo Alexandre Ferreira and Anton Nijholt.


Persuasive games for intergenerational social interaction in urban areas

Mark Mushiba


16:00 - 16:30 Coffee Break


16:30 – 18:00 Panel Discussion


The future of interactive entertainment


20:00  Welcome Dinner

Location to be announced



Wednesday 21/6  [DAY 2]


9:00 – 10:30 Session 3


Superjump: Trampoline Jumping with a Head-Mounted Display in Virtual Reality

Roman Wiche, Okan Köse, Marcel Tiator, Chris Geiger and Fritz Dorn.


Exploring Children’s Use of a Remotely Controlled Character for Storytelling

Alejandro Catala, Mariët Theune, Dennis Reidsma, Silke Ter Stal and Dirk Heylen.


MuMail - A Simple Multimedia Email Client

Peter Boros and Helmut Hlavacs.


Enabling augmented sense-making (and pure experience) with wearable technology

Michel Witter and Licia Calvi.


10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break


11:00 – 11:30 Performance


Ragatime: an exploration of the Indian experience of raga performance

Terry Trickett.


11:30 – 12:30 Panel Discussion/Talk



12:30 - 14:30 Lunch break


14:30 – 16:00 Demo session


Demos to be announced


16:30 – 18:00 Closing Keynote: TBA


20:00  Conference Dinner


Location to be announced


Thursday 22/6  [Workshops Day]

  • Playable Cities: The City as a Digital Playground
  • Entertainment using Wearable Computing: Dancing with the Arduino Flora
  • Ideating, designing and constructing affective videogames in Unity3D

Details for each workshop will be announced soon