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2021-06-04: ACM Symposium on Eye Tracking Research and Applications (ETRA) 2021 Trip Report

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The 13th ACM Symposium on Eye Tracking Research and Applications (ETRA2021) was hosted virtually (due to the COVID-19 pandemic ) jointly by the University of Stuttgart, Germany and the Ulm University, Germany , between May 24 - 27, 2021 on MeetAnyway platform . This was my ( Gavindya Jayawardena ) first time attending ETRA. I attended paper sessions and keynotes where scientists and practitioners of all disciplines presented their work via Zoom on MeetAnyway . ETRA aims to bring together eye tracking researchers from Computer Science and Psychology/Cognitive Science. The motto of this year's conference was "Bridging Communities". There were more than 300 participants who attended ETRA 2021 virtually, making ETRA 2021 the largest ETRA Conference in the history. The paper presentations consisted of papers accepted for both ETRA 2021 and ETRA 2020 since ETRA 2020 was cancelled. @ETRA_conference 2021 is in full effect! More than 300 participants are virtually com