Advanced VR, iMmersive serious games and Augmented REality as tools to raise awareness and access to European underwater CULTURal heritage


Abstract
i-MareCulture scope is to raise public awareness of European identity by focusing in maritime cultural heritage, which by default bridges different civilizations. In particular, i-MareCulture aims in bringing inherently unreachable underwater cultural heritage within digital reach of the wide public by implementing virtual visits, serious games with immersive technologies and underwater augmented reality. Scope of the project is to design, analyze, develop and validate pioneer applications and systems in the context of Virtual Museums through collaborative and innovative research from a diverse group of scientists, researchers, archaeologists, experts and museums. ​The project i-MareCulture is unique, innovative and promising, contributing fully to the H2020 Framework and the Digital Agenda for Europe, a H2020 initiative, for New Skills and Jobs. In addition, this project abides by the EU's strategy to become a smart, sustainable and inclusive economy by implementing the knowledge triangle by connecting the Education, Research and Industry by supporting and boosting innovative enterprise to develop their technological breakthroughs into viable products in the area of Virtual Museums and Digital Heritage, with real commercial potential.
 
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Project title
Advanced VR, iMmersive serious games and Augmented REality as tools to raise awareness and access to European underwater CULTURal heritage
Code
H2020 RIA CULT-COOP-08-2016
Project Coordinator
Status
Ongoing
Start date
01-11-2016
Funded under
Horizon H2020
 
Project ID
H2020-SC6-CULT-COOP-2016
 

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120173d modelling and mapping for virtual exploration of underwater archaeology assetsLiarokapis, Fotis ; Kouřil, Pavel ; Agrafiotis, Panagiotis ; Demesticha, Stella ; Chmelík, Josef ; Skarlatos, Dimitrios 
21-Sep-2016Project iMARECULTURE: Advanced VR, immersive serious games and augmented reality as tools to raise awareness and access to European underwater cultural heritageSkarlatos, Dimitrios ; Agrafiotis, Panagiotis ; Balogh, Tibor ; Bruno, Fabio ; Castro, Filipe ; Petriaggi, Barbara Davidde ; Demesticha, Stella ; Doulamis, Anastasios D. ; Drap, Pierre ; Georgopoulos, Andreas ; Kikillos, F. ; Kyriakidis, P. ; Liarokapis, Fotis ; Poullis, Charalambos ; Rizvic, Selma