AR Standards Community Meeting

On October 24-25 from 9h00 to 18h00, the Community of people seeking open and interoperable Augmented Reality will conduct its Fourth Face-to-Face in Basel on the campus of the Business School of FHNW (Peter Merian-Strasse 86), co-located with ISMAR2011.

The AR Standards Community is an ad hoc group of people working together to reduce barriers and establish open and interoperable AR protocols. 
All those who are currently working towards open Augmented Reality interfaces via standards bodies are invited to present the status of their activities and participate in this active global community. Standards Development Organizations should describe their working group status and proposed standards for feedback. Additionally, companies and individuals who are interested or wish to contribute their projects to the advancement of AR standards are welcome.

The portal for the community is
Those planning to participate in the Fourth AR Standards community meeting should review the documentation of the first, second and third meetings which are all found on the portal. Review of the past position papers and joining the mailing lists for the community are highly recommended.

**Meeting Goals**
The face-to-face meetings are designed to promote the discussion between stakeholders of the ecosystem for the development of open and interoperable AR content and experiences. 
In Basel at the Fourth meeting, we will: 
Additional objectives for this meeting will be formulated by the Program Committee members and co-chairs of the meeting. 

**Position Papers**
In addition to the invited speaker presentations and moderated plenary collaborations, contributions to the community may be made in advance of the meeting in the form of position papers.

To submit position papers, please follow the guidelines.

Consideration will be given to these by the program committee when preparing the final agenda.
This meeting is receiving support from sponsors including Khronos Group, Open Geospatial Consortium, and Institute of Design and Art Research at the University of Applied Sciences of Northwestern Switzerland (Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz).

For more information about the Fourth AR Standards Community Meeting: 

Questions or for more information, please contact Christine Perey, cperey(at)