Conference topics

The technical program consist of oral presentations and live demonstrations in, but not limited to, the following technical areas:
- 3D & 4D body and 3D & 4D face scanning methods, systems and technologies
- 3D body processing methods and technologies
- 3D body modeling, 3D body visualization, 3D body printing methods and technologies
- Active 3D body scanning technologies (laser scanning, white-light scanning, RGB-D)
- Passive body scanning methods (stereo photogrammetry, visual-hull)
- Portable and hand-held human body scanning and measurement devices
- Full body scanning systems for the apparel and fashion sector
- Applications in medical sciences (plastic surgery, orthotics, prosthetics, forensics, etc.)
- Foot scanning, custom footwear and orthopedics
- Digital anthropometry, anthropometric studies
- Body measurement campaigns, fitting mannequins
- Biometrics and applications in security
- Applications in sport, health and fitness
- Human body and face modeling, animation and simulation
- Applications in virtual life, games and entertainment
- 3D body scanning for arts, sculpture and 3D printing

Download the first announcement: 1stcall (PDF file).

3DBODY.TECH2017 1stcall

Please note that registration is required for all attendees and participants of the conference and exhibition. Information about registration and fees is available here.

Technical program

The program of the conference will be structured, during two full days, in an opening session and 14 technical sessions in dual track, accommodating in total 60-70 scientific and technical presentations, grouped according to various topics and application areas.

The parallel technical exhibition will allow manufacturers of scanning equipment to demonstrate live their products and solutions to all attendees/visitors/participants: exhibition.

Breaks and social events are planned in order to increase the possibilities for building relationships and exchanging ideas between attendees, visitors, authors, participants and exhibitors.

More information will be published later.


The proceedings will be available after the conference.


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Supporters and Partners

The following oragnizations and companies are supporting or are partners of the conference.
Note: preliminary list.

Hometrica Consulting - Dr. Nicola D'Apuzzo
Hometrica Consulting - Dr. Nicola D'Apuzzo (Switzerland) is organizing the series of 3DBODY.TECH conferences and exhibitions. Hometrica Consulting is a leading international consulting firm in the sectors of 3D human body scanning technologies.     The School of Management at the University of Quebec in Montreal is supporting the conference. ESG UQÀM is the main local partner in Montréal of the 3DBODY.TECH 2017 Conference & Expo.
Women of Wearables (WoW) inspires, supports and connects women in wearable tech, fashion tech, IoT and VR/AR. WoW has a growing global community of female founders, designers, developers, executives, managers, as well as startups, universities, industry partners, accelerators, incubators.     Hometrica Consulting and 3DBODY.TECH are affiliated to CrossRef indexing system. DOI (digital object identification) numbers will be assigned to the single papers published in the proceedings of the conference.
3DBODY.TECH 2017 - 8th International Conference & Exhibition on 3D Body Scanning & Processing Technologies, Montréal QC, Canada, 11-12 Oct. 2017