Next event: 3DBODY.TECH 2021, Lugano, Switzerland, 19-20 Oct. 2021

Call for papers

Authors are kindly invited to present papers related to the following technical areas:
- Active 3D body scanning technologies (laser scanning, white-light scanning)
- Passive scanning methods (photogrammetry, visual-hull)
- Portable and hand-held scanning devices
- Body scanning systems for the apparel and fashion sector
- Applications in medical sciences (forensics, plastic surgery, dentistry)
- Custom footwear and orthopedics
- Anthropometric studies , measurement campaigns, fitting mannequins
- Biometrics and applications in security
- Applications in sport, health and fitness
- Human body modeling, animation and simulation
- Virtual life, games and entertainment
- 3D body scanning for arts and sculpture

Authors who would like to present a paper at the workshop, are requested to send an extended abstract to the conference office, until January 15, 2012 (extended deadline).
Extended abstract should consists of 250-500 words and images.

Please provide the following information:
1. Author(s) (please underline correspondent author)
2. Affiliation, full address and e-mails for correspondence
3. Title of paper
4. Keywords
5. Abstract text (250-500 words) and images

Please send abstracts as PDF-files or MS-Word documents written in English by e-mail to the following e-mail address:

All submitted abstracts will be reviewed and the authors will be notified by January 31, 2012. As next step, authors of accepted abstracts will receive instructions for the preparation of their paper and information on the assigned technical session.
The full paper has then to be submitted before March 15, 2012.

It is expected that one of the authors presents the paper personally at the workshop.
Accepted papers will be published as workshop proceedings.

Submission of abstracts and papers is now closed and the program is being prepared.
For any questions please email
As submission is closed, the details above are provided for reference only.

Guidelines for manuscript preparation and submission

All written submissions for inclusion in the proceedings of the workshop must follow the guidelines provided by the template document:
- MS-Word file
- PDF file.

Please submit the full paper as MS-Word document, before March 15 2012, by e-mail to the following e-mail address:

All the submitted papers have to be presented personally by one of the authors. Reduced registration fees are available for presenting authors: registration.

Guidelines for oral presentations at the workshop

It is expected that one of the authors presents the paper personally at the workshop.

Oral presentation should be 18 minutes long. This will allow additional 4 minutes for questions and discussion.
Additional time may be available depending on the session.

Please ensure you arrive before the start of the session in which you are presenting and introduce yourself to the chairman of the session. Note: chairmen will be listed in the final program.

No specific template is defined for the presentations. You can freely design and setup it according to your style.

Windows laptop with MS Powerpoint will be available in the conference room. We suggest however the authors to bring and use their own laptop to avoid compatibility problems (e.g. different versions of Powerpoint, linked files, videos, etc.). Please bring also backups of your presentation on USB memory stick or CD-rom.

Important dates

- Abstracts due: January 15, 2012
- Author notification: January 31, 2012
- Manuscript deadline: March 15, 2012

Asian Workshop on 3D BODY SCANNING TECHNOLOGIES, Tokyo, Japan, 17-18 April 2012