ICAT-EGVE 2020 BEST POSTER Audience Choice AWARD for GET Lab!

GET Lab received the BEST POSTER AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD at ICAT-EGVE 2020 (International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence and Eurographics Symposium on Virtual Environments) held on December 2-4! The poster that won the award, entitled “A Virtual Reality Adaptive Exergame for the Enhancement of Physical Rehabilitation Using Social Facilitation” by Ali Najm, Despina Michael-Grigoriou, … Read more

GET Lab publication in Frontiers in Psychology

We are happy to announce that our Ph.D. candidate, Maria Christofi, recently had her work “A Virtual Reality Simulation of Drug Users’ Everyday Life: The Effect of Supported Sensorimotor Contingencies on Empathy” published in Frontiers in Psychology, which is the most-cited Multidisciplinary Psychology journal in the world. You can view the paper here. Additionally, you … Read more

An equal world is an enabled world

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2020#IWD2020 #EachforEqual This article was originally published on rise.org.cy on 8 March 2020. To celebrate International Women’s Day 2020 with the theme #EachforEqual, RISE caught up with Dr Despina Michael-Grigoriou, RISE Visual Science Research Pillar Leader and Virtual Reality for Well-being multidisciplinary research group leader, and here is what we have for you. … Read more

PhD Openings at GET Lab, Cyprus University of Technology

PhD posts, starting January 2020The last date to apply for postgraduate studies is Friday, 15 November 2019.For applications, click here. Two (2) posts in any of the topics: “Motor rehabilitation (or physical condition improvement) using Virtual Reality techniques” “Mental well being through VR” “Virtual Reality for Well being” Candidates should possess: A Bachelor’s Degree and … Read more

Event: RISE at CUT

An informative event will be held for the RISE Research Center (Research Center on Interactive Media, Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies). The event will take place on Tuesday 2 April, 12:00-13:00 at Senate Hall, Rector’s Building (Archbishop Kyprianou 30, 3036, Limassol, Cyprus). The Rector of the Cyprus University of Technology, Prof. Andreas Anagiotos, will address … Read more

ICAT-EGVE 2018 conference

The ICAT-EGVE 2018 conference will be held November 07 – 09 in Limassol, Cyprus. This is the merger of the 28th International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence (ICAT 2018) and the 23rd Eurographics Symposium on Virtual Environments (EGVE 2018). Together these are two of the oldest international conferences in the world on Artificial Reality … Read more

RISE Launch Ceremony

The largest research project in Cyprus, RISE, a Research Center on Interactive Media, Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies has officially been launched (Phase 2), during a well-attended event that was held on the 29th November 2017. Below is the speech of Professor Andreas Anayiotos, Rector of the Cyprus University of Technology, which was delivered during … Read more