Welcome!

*** The early registration deadline has been extended to April 30, 2008. Please visit the 2008 AI/GI/CRV/IS Conference Registration page.

 

Graphics Interface 2008 will take place in Windsor, Ontario, Canada from May 28 to May 30 at the University of Windsor. GI 2008 will be the 34th Graphics Interface conference; it is the oldest continuously-scheduled conference in the field. GI consistently attracts high-quality papers on recent advances in interactive systems, human computer interaction, and graphics, from around the world.

All paper submissions are fully peer reviewed by two members of the program committee and two external reviewers. Accepted papers will be archived in the ACM Digital Library.

Graphics Interface 2008 will have joint sessions for the graphics and HCI tracks. Topics of interest at GI include (but are not restricted to):

  • Shading and rendering
  • Geometric modeling and meshing
  • Graphics in simulation
  • Image-based rendering
  • Image synthesis and realism
  • Medical and scientific visualization
  • Computer animation
  • Real-time rendering
  • Non-photorealistic rendering
  • Scientific and information visualization
  • Interaction techniques
  • Computer-supported cooperative work
  • Human interface devices
  • Virtual reality
  • Augmented reality
  • Data and information visualization
  • Multimedia
  • Mobile computing
  • Haptic and tangible interfaces
  • Perception

GI 2008 is held in conjunction with the Computer and Robot Vision 2008 (CRV), the Artificial Intelligence 2008 (AI), and the Precarn Intelligent Systems (Precarn IS) conferences. Registration will permit attendees to attend any talk in the four conferences (GI, AI, CRV, Precarn IS), which will be scheduled in parallel tracks. The conference will also include a banquet and a posters/demos session.

Summary of Deadlines:

  • Papers submission: December 21, 2007
  • Author notification: February 19, 2008
  • Final papers due: March 14, 2008
  • Posters and demos submission: April 21, 2008, 5PM PST

Program Co-Chairs:

  • Chris Shaw, Graphics Co-Chair
    School of Interactive Arts and Technology
    Simon Fraser University
    250 -13450 102 Avenue Surrey, BC V3T 0A3 CANADA
    778.782.7506
    shaw (at) sfu dot ca

  • Lyn Bartram, HCI Co-Chair
    School of Interactive Arts and Technology
    Simon Fraser University
    250 -13450 102 Avenue Surrey, BC V3T 0A3 CANADA
    778.782.7439
    lyn@sfu.ca

Program Committee:

  • Quynh Dinh, Stevens Institute of Technology
  • David Forsey, Radical Entertainment
  • Abhijeet Ghosh, Unversity of Southern California, USA
  • Amy Gooch, University of Victoria
  • Xavier Granier, INRIA Futurs
  • Victoria Interrante, University of Minnesota
  • Ron Metoyer, Oregon State University
  • David Mould, University of Saskatchewan
  • Pierre Poulin, Université de Montréal
  • James Fogarty, University of Washington, USA
  • Regan Mandryk , University of Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Pourang Irani, University of Manitoba, Canada
  • Kirstie Hawkey , University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Patrick Baudisch, Microsoft Research , USA
  • Mark Perry, Brunel University, UK
  • Chris Plaue , Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
  • Melanie Tory, University of Victoria, Canada

Sponsored by the Canadian Human-Computer Communications Society