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Exploiting Artificial Intelligence through Virtual Reality and Vice Versa

Pietro Cipresso, FPsyS, CStat, CSci, PhD
Senior Researcher, Applied Technology for Neuro-Psychology Lab
IRCCS Istituto Auxologico Italiano – Milano
Assistant Professor in Psychometrics
Catholic University of Milan, Italy

WORKSHOP 2-AM: Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: From Pharmacotherapy to Virtual Reality (CANCELLED)

Barbara O. Rothbaum, Ph.D., ABPP
Professor in Psychiatry
Director, Emory Healthcare Veterans Program and Trauma and Anxiety Recovery Program
Paul A. Janssen Chair in Neuropsychopharmacology
Associate Vice Chair of Clinical Research
Emory University School of Medicine, USA


WORKSHOP 3-AM: Psychophysiological Monitoring Tool for VR Clinical Work and Research

Jon Bale
Thought Technology Ltd.
Montréal (Québec) Canada


WORKSHOP 1-PM: Virtual Reality Graded Exposure Therapy for the Treatment of Specific Anxiety Disorders, Including Combat-Related Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Chronic Pain

Dennis P. Wood, Ph.D., ABPP
CAPT MSC USN (retired)
Clinical Psychologist, Coronado (CA) USA
The Virtual Reality Medical Center (VRMC), San Diego (CA) USA

Note. This Workshop is sponsored by VRMC.


Important Dates

CYPSY23: June 26th – 28th, 2018

Gala Dinner:
June 28th, 2018 (limited space)


Abstract Submission for Workshops Deadline:
December 15th, 2017

Poster, Orals & Symposiums
Submission Deadline :
January 15th, 2018

Notification of Acceptation/Rejection
of Abstract:
February 15th, 2018

Full Paper/Presenter Requirements Due
(Faculty Disclosure Form & Presenter
Agreement Form, Presenter 2-page CV):
March 31st, 2018

Discontinuation of Hotel Discount:
June 1st
(Extended if rooms are available)


Early Registration Deadline:
March 1st, 2018

Regular Registration Deadline:
June 15th, 2018

On-site Registration:
June 26th - 28th, 2018