IGF 2017 WS #248
Virtual Reality is the next computing platform for development: challenges and opportunities

Short Title
Virtual Reality: the next computing platform for development
Proposer's Name: Mr. Diogo Cortiz da Silva

Proposer's Organization: Ceweb.br

Co-Proposer's Name: Ms. Caroline Burle

Co-Proposer's Organization: NIC.br


Mr., Hartmut, GLASER, Civil Society, CGI.BR (The Brazilian Internet Steering Committee) Mr., Vagner, DINIZ, Technical Community, W3C Brazil and Ceweb.br Mr., Daniel, GATTI, Civil Society, Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo


The proposed agenda is:
10 min: Open session and Introduction to Virtual Reality (Mr. Diogo Cortiz, CEWEB.br and W3C Brazil, Technical Community)
10 min: WebVR: the impact of VR on the Web (Mr.  Dominique Hazaël-Massieux, W3C, Technical Community)
10 min: Technical Challenges in VR development and its impact to Internet infrastructure (Charith Fernando, Keio University, Civil Society)
10 min: Artificial Intelligence and Privacy in VR (Ms. Karine Perset, Economist/Policy Analyst and  Expert in Artificial Intelligence, Digital Economy Policy Division, OECD, International Organization)
10 min: UX and Interaction in VR ( Ms Luciana Terceiro, UX Specialist and Teacher at Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (Civil Society)
10 min: Discussion with audience