Preliminary programme

Session Timing

  • 08.30-15.30   Registration
  • 09.00-09.15   Welcome Address
  • 09.15-10.00   Keynote
  • 10.00-10.30   Coffee Break
  • 10.30-12.30   Session
  • 12.30-13.30   Lunch
  • 13.30-14.30   Keynote
  • 14.30-15.00   Coffee Break
  • 15.30-18.00   Conference Visit
  • 18.00-00.00   Free Evening

  • 08.30-12.30   Registration
  • 09.00-10.00   Keynote
  • 10.00-10.30   Coffee Break
  • 10.30-12.30   Session
  • 12.30-13.30   Lunch
  • 13.30-14.30   Keynote
  • 14.30-15.00   Coffee Break
  • 15.00-16.00   Keynote
  • 19.00-22.00   Conference Dinner


Smart Education Prototyping for Digital Transformation and Industry 4.0

Professor Christian-Andreas Schumann, Westsächsische Hochschule Zwickau, Institut für Management und Information,Zwickau, Germany

Blade Runner 2049 Vehicles

Richárd Révész, Budapest University of Technology and Economics Budapest, Hungary

Does the lone wolf really die? Network Science and Game of Thrones

Milan Janosov, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary

Transfer to Immortality a Virtual Alternative to the Singularity

David Wortley, FRSA, Coventry University, Coventry, United Kingdom

Identity in the Mediated Network Society

Piet Kommers, Professor of UNESCO Learning Technologies, The Netherlands


Mapping Science Fiction onto Reality

Media & Science Fiction as Archetypal Representation: Ontological Morality in the Media-dream

Stephen Schafer, Retired Principal Lecturer, Digipen Institute of Technology, Digipen, Seatlle, USA

Evolution of the Science Fiction Writer's Capacity to Imagine the Future

Liane Gabora, University of British Columbia, Fipke Centre for Innovative Research, Kelowna BC, Canada

Zariguim and Naomi: The Dangerous Absence of a Semiotic of Humanoid Robot Face

Vanda Sousa, CICS.Nova/ESCS-IPL, Lisbon, Portugal

Immersive storytelling ‐ on the road to new haptic experiences

Helena Barbas, Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal

Applied Technology

IMMERSIMED: A Future Proof Immersive Platform for Medical Training

Pieter Jorissen, Lorenz Adriaensen and Ivan De Boi, Karel de Grote University College, Hoboken, Belgium

AR Guide for a Robot Design Kit

Anton Ivaschenko, Samara National Research University, Samara, and Pavel Sitnikov, ITMO University, Saint Petersburg, and Arkadiy Krivosheev, SEC "Open code", Samara, Russia

Approaches for the Combination of Additive Manufacturing and 3D-Measurement

Jens Baum, Eric Forkel and Christian-Andreas Schumann, Westsächsische Hochschule Zwickau, University of Applied Sciences, Zwickau, Germany

Human Intelligence, Ambidexterity and AI reflections on a Data Cognification Case Study in an Underwater Scenario

Giovanni Delnevo, Andrea Lipparini, Marco Roccetti and Maurizio Sobrero, Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy