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VR@POLITO empowering The DAUIN Ph.D. Day virtual event, held on December 2, from 17:00 to 18:30.
December 2, 2020
On October 14 2020, from 9.15am to 9.45am, prof. Fabrizio Lamberti will give a speech on "On the relations among Computer Graphics, Computer Vision, HMI and AI" in the context of the symposium REAACH-ID 
October 14, 2020
On November 24 2019, from 9.45am to 10.15am, people from the VR@POLITO laboratory and Fondazione LINKS, will give a speech on "Realtà virtuale come strumento per l'addestramento degli operatori preposti alla gestione delle emergenze" in the context of the first edition of “Festival Scienza (Oltre la luna)” in Verona
November 15, 2019
On November 8, starting from 9.00 am the VR@POLITO hub at the Department of Control and Computer Engineering (DAUIN) will be showcasing some of its research activities concerning innovative applications of virtual and augmented reality in key areas encompassing industry, health and medicine, autonomous systems, etc.
October 20, 2019
On October 10, 2019, prof. Fabrizio Lamberti and prof. Andrea Bottino, from the Department of Control and Computer Engineering of Politecnico di Torino and the VR@POLITO laboratory and Prof. Pier Luigi Ingrassia from Università del Piemonte Orientale - SIMNOVA will give a speech on Virtual and Augmented Reality for Emergency Management in the context of the "UOMO VIRTUALE. Corpo, Mente, Cyborg" exhibition hosted at Mastio della Cittadella, Torino.
October 9, 2019
On October 1 and 2, 2019, the VR@POLITO of Politecnico di Torino and Fondazione LINKS, with the support of the the Italian Air Force, will participate to the TOXIC TRIP 2019, an event promoted by NATO to potentiate the interoperability of national air forces in a transnational perspective. At the event, a virtual reality-based tool supporting the training of personnel involved in Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) defense procedures will be showcased.
September 24, 2019
The VR@POLITO will be present at the Politecnico di Torino stand of the 2019 Maker Faire in Rome (October 18-20), showcasing demonstrators and presentations on the activities in the fields of industrial and service robotics.
September 3, 2019
The VR@POLITO will be involved in the 2019/2020 project of the Alta Scuola Politecnica (ASP) named Augmented, Virtual & Mixed Reality (AVMR) by SEI Pioneer. Prof. Fabrizio Lamberti will act as main supervisor. SEI Pioneer is a one-year program in partnership with ASP that aims to create the next generation of deep tech entrepreneurs and innovators in Italy. According to the proposal, Augmented, Virtual & Mixed Reality is mostly associated with entertainment industry. After all, a VR headset seems on the surface to be essentially a very high-tech video game. The truth is, that this technology goes far beyond that:
August 29, 2019
On May 28th, 2019 from 4pm to 6pm, prof. Bill Kapralos will give a speech at Room 17A. Title of the speech will be “Embracing the future of immersive technologies for medical education".
May 22, 2019
The VR@POLITO will participate in the Turin International Book Fair (Salone Internazionale del Libro di Torino) with several initiatives.
May 9, 2019
On February 4, 2019 from 4pm to 6pm, prof. Paolo Montuschi and prof. Fabrizio Lamberti will give a speech at the Academy of Science in Turin in the context of a series of seminars on the topic “Math in the contemporary” (“Matematica nel contemporaneo”). Title of the speech will be “Real computers and virtual geometry: Tools, opportunities and perspectives” (“Computer reali e geometria virtuale: Strumenti, opportunità e prospettive”).
February 4, 2019
On 25 July 2018, the thesis titled "Techniques and software tools for the production of virtual visits" by Filippo Conti, supervisors Prof. Fabrizio Lamberti and Prof. Marco Mezzalama was discussed in front of the Commission for the MS Degree in Cinema and Media Engineering. The thesis is part of a work that is being developed within the VR@POLITO initiative to offer international students and other visitors the opportunity to explore key areas of Politecnico di Torino using emerging technologies like Virtual Reality and 360° immersive videos.
July 25, 2018