Stanford Seminar: Explorations into Embodied Knowledge and AR/VR

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Evelyn and I gave the Stanford Seminar on People, Computers, and Design a few weeks ago, and it’s now up on YouTube. It was the first seminar in the series this semester, and lots of students as well as community members were there. It was great because the audience had a depth of background in the history of computing that you wouldn’t see in, for example, the typical audience of a VR meetup. The questions and discussion were good.

Taste With Your Face: Japanese Food Industry Wants to Sell More With VR

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Food and VR don’t seem like like two things that go together, but industry trade publication The Japan Food Journal is hosting a virtual reality-themed seminar on August 9th, in Tokyo’s Akihabara neighborhood. The seminar will feature three virtual reality and food related lectures: Deliciousness and Cross-Modality will focus on using VR technology to simulate food. According to the seminar’s program, “There is more to food than just taste.

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Upload LA Event: How to Tell Your VR Start-up’s Story

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Eve Weston — journalist, content creator, and storyteller extraordinaire — will be providing an in-depth seminar on the best ways for virtual reality entrepreneurs to tell their stories. You’ll walk away from this seminar not only with a deep understanding of how to tell your company’s story to different stakeholders, but also with: The story of your company.

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Prepare for the AWS Solutions Architect Associate Exam for just £10

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The exam prep course, taught by Total Seminars, features 17 hours of instruction and over 100 lectures. TL;DR: The AWS Solutions Architect Associate Exam Prep Course is on sale for £10, saving you 93% on list price.

Tech Trends at #VRX2019

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With 8 new deep dive seminars into core market growth areas, attendees will have the chance to hear from leading end users in each of these segments and debate with like-minded individuals, on top of the usual thought-leading topics around the latest hardware, software, content and market disruptors. The World’s Premier Extended Reality Event will take place in December in San Francisco.

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EON Reality and GARC Unveil Strengthened AEC XR Partnership

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The new update also allows for the possibility of jointly organizing informational seminars, workshops and conferences for the benefit of their respective customers. The continued synergy will enable the AEC sector to use existing XR solutions.

Vive Group Edition Bundles 10 Headsets in China

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For the former, it could be used for location-based arcade and multiplayer experiences, while the latter markets could use the setup for individual sessions like classes or business seminars. HTC is constantly exploring new ways to get its Vive VR headset out to as many people as possible, be it through traditional transactions, payment plans, or location-based VR. It’s latest initiative, though, ships the device in bulk.

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The VR Society’s ‘On The Lot’ is Back—and Fully Augmented

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The new addition will include AR seminars for ARKit and ARCore developers and a slate of speakers who will share expertise in AR technology, creative, and investing. “We ‘On The Lot’ is back—and now featuring AR—October 13 and 14 at The Lot in West Hollywood. Last year, the inaugural VR On The Lot brought together major players from Hollywood, Silicon Valley, Europe, and China for a two-day exploration of the intersection between entertainment and technology.

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5 Ways Virtual Reality Technology Will Improve Business Meetings

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Though video conferencing is certainly a great way to host seminars, events, or communicate with your team, it lacks the ability to offer an office-like setting.

Veative at India Skills East Bhubaneswar 2018

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The three-day event witnessed a camp by professional counselors, over 50 exhibitions by sector skill councils, Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendras and other technology partners, along with conference and seminars with different stakeholders in the skills ecosystem. Veative presented an exclusive 360 VR video at a workshop organized by NSDC on the construction of Twin Pit toilets in rural areas.

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HTC Announces Vive Ecosystem Conference

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The second day of the event looks to be a more educational experience with seminars about the best practices for VR. HTC might not have a big western developers conference like Oculus does with Connect, but it’s planning a big show for China in just over a weeks’ time. The Vive Ecosystem Conference 2017 is set to take place from March 27th – 28th in Shenzhen, China.

Samsung’s Creator Program and Launch of Gear 360 in U.S.

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Samsung Creators, as its called, will include a series of seminars and classes, putting VR capabilities in the hands of filmmakers and influencers to further accelerating this new immersive medium. Samsung Creators is a new initiative for filmmakers to empower VR storytelling and Gear 360 goes on sale in US on ‘limited basis’. The Gear 360 is slowly making its way to America and Samsung is hoping to show everyday creators what’s possible with Samsung VR technology.

The “War of Words” Taking Place in XR Technology

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I’ve been fortunate enough to attend a number of seminars, and of course I go in there with a notebook. The title of this article uses the term “XR technology,” but, what is “XR”?

‘Lucky’s Tale’ Studio Reveals ‘Wonderland’, An Experiment in Room-Scale, Social VR

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Today, during a seminar at VRDC in San Francisco Paul Bettner, Playful’s CEO, and Dan Hurd, it’s lead designer announced at least one of their previously undisclosed projects. Playful Corp is the developer behind one of virtual reality’s first, and most beloved video games: Lucky’s Tale. This Oculus Rift title is a love letter to the 3D platforming era of Super Mario 64 and Banjo Kazooie.

Vancouver Emerging As Top Five VR and AR Hub

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Visiting Metro Vancouver for the first time two months ago for the Women in Tech seminar, he’s now looking to make an investment in the region. “My Why Silicon Valley is looking north for new investment opportunities. Surrounded by towering mountains, picturesque lakes, and urban beaches, it’s easy to forget that Vancouver hosts a booming technology industry. For those in the know, that’s starting to change.

Bubiko Foodtour’s Unusual Guide to Augmented Reality: An Approachable Introduction to AR Technology

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“ I’ve been fortunate enough to attend a number of seminars and of course I go in there with a notebook. You’ve probably already experienced AR technology. But, have you ever wondered how it works? There’s a great ebook out there that’ll introduce you to all the jargon you need. Whether you want to understand an article better, contribute more to a conversation, or start developing with AR technology, this is a good place to start.

Exclusive: First-Ever Impact Reality Summit Announces 2020 Lineup

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The Art of XR Fundraising : This seminar with Kaleidoscope’s René J. Vulcan Productions has teamed up with Kaleidoscope to launch the Impact Reality Summit, a two-day event celebrating the very best in “XR for Good” storytelling. The Impact Reality Summit—hosted by Kaleidoscope and Vulcan, and held at Vulcan’s Seattle Headquarters Jan. 9-10—has officially announced its lineup of content and panels aimed at exploring the next wave of socially conscious XR.

How Is Virtual Reality in Online Education Used?

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With the help of virtual reality, you can put on a headset and find yourself at a seminar or school assembly with other students. 2020 is shaping up to be a very momentous year, with major events and changes taking place all over the world?—?some some good, some bad.

Vidcon: Introducing VR to the Next Generation of Creators

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The program will include a series of seminars and classes, putting VR capabilities in the hands of filmmakers and influencers to further accelerating this new immersive medium. Over 25,000 attendees flocked to Anaheim last week for VidCon , the three-day annual gathering of video creators and their screaming fans.

VRX 2019 Announces Speakers from HTC Vive, Oculus, Snap & More

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Through a unique blend of interactive sessions, case-studies, seminars and live demonstrations, the VRX agenda will explore how XR can bring value to brands and customers alike, engaging consumers through immersive and innovative experiences and discuss current challenges and solutions to the uptake of XR. Press release.

11 Best Free Games And Experiences To Play First On Oculus Quest 2

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AltSpace is similar, but is jam-packed with events and educational seminars that help you feel like you’re being productive with your time.

Demystifying Media

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Over several days I visited both the Eugene and Portland campuses and was a guest in several classes and seminars where budding journalists (as well as people looking to career paths in PR, Advertising and other communication and media industries) asked insightful questions and engaged in thoughtful debate around the many difficult issues that face us in a world rocked by disruption of every kind.

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HTC Vive, GE, Paramount, ExxonMobil and More Set to Join World’s Premier Extended Reality Event

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With 8 new deep dive seminars into core market growth areas, attendees will have the chance to hear from leading end users in each of these segments and debate with like-minded individuals, on top of the usual thought-leading topics around the latest hardware, software, content and market disruptors. Press release.

VR Experiences Designed for VIVEPORT with Bjorn Book-Larsson

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This is the GDC Replacement Seminar that we’re holding. Thanks to coronavirus we obviously can’t meet at GDC as we usually would every year,” Bjorn Book-Larsson, President of VIVEPORT, said introducing the seminar. “So This Tuesday, March 31, was the first Tuesday of VIVE’s ongoing series of “GDC replacement” webinars. The series is being offered as a digital alternative for content that otherwise would have been shown at this year’s Game Developers Conference.

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Developer Spaces Dedicated to AR And VR Are Becoming More Popular Than Ever

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Moving forward, we will be hosting workshops and seminars on a variety of topics, as well as lectures and tutorials both for those aiming to enhance their development skills or inexperienced people looking to get started,” said Realities Centre’s Gere. We’ve seen a steady stream of physical spaces devoted to virtual reality and augmented reality popping up recently — hubs where VR and AR developers can share resources, experiment, and network.

Samsung announces Samsung Creators program to help VR / 360 content growth.

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At VidCon—and, beyond—Samsung Creators will provide seminars and classes, putting VR capabilities in the hands of filmmakers and influencers, further accelerating this new medium. Today Samsung Electronics America, Inc. launched Samsung Creators, a new initiative that empowers storytellers, partnering with them to generate content across a variety of audiences and channels to show everyday creators what’s possible with Samsung VR technology. “We

4 Tips for Ensuring Worker Safety on the Job

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Another tip is that training and seminars should be given to employees to teach them to respond to emergency situations. Creating a safe working environment is one of the most important jobs for managers and business owners. When employees know that they are working in a safe environment, they can work more efficiently. This is because they do not need to worry about other concerns and completely focus on the task at hand.

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The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

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Also announced is the Samsung Creator’s Program: Samsung Creators, as it’s called, will include a series of seminars and classes, empowering filmmakers and influencers to create in VR. Recapping the top stories covered on the VRScout Report , a weekly live video show and podcast discussing the best in VR, hosted by Malia Probst. You can join us LIVE every Thursday @ 7PM PST/10 PM EST. 1. SAMSUNG AT VIDCON: BIG ANNOUNCEMENTS.

Aquinas Training releases new VR “microsimulation” platform

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The latter is intended to address the tendency for individuals to forget much of what they have learned shortly after attending training seminars. Connecticut-based continuous learning software company Aquinas Training has this week unveiled their new Microsimulation Engine. Recently demonstrated at the NYVR Expo, the software simulates the types of pressures individuals experience in high-stress business presentation environments, such as boardrooms or auditoriums.

Admix Sponsoring €5k Grand Prize for VR Days Europe’s XRBASE Investor Event

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Keynotes, expert sessions, workshops and seminars cover multiple topics from health and tech to business and the arts, with 140+ expert speakers taking part. VR Days Europe began five years ago in Amsterdam, designed to promote the early onset of virtual reality (VR) technology. Returning for another three-day show in November, this year’s event will see the third Investor Event being held over two of those days, designed to help the next wave of startups.

Second Chances: How Virtual Reality Could Be used To Rehabilitate Convicted Criminals

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“From a practical perspective, we all have sat in classes, where we got training for a certain subject (whether back in university, at a job, in a seminar, or any other means of learning), it is only when we get to the laboratory or practical part of the course that we start to better comprehend what is being taught,” says Dr. Wahidy. The concept of rehabilitation is a fundamental part of the prison system, especially in the United States.

eleVR leaving YCR

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On September 28th we’re showing the Venn Diagram Museum at the Exploratorium (and giving a talk), and we’re giving the Seminar on People, Computers, and Design at Stanford on the 29th. In May 2016 we joined Y Combinator Research (YCR). Today is our last day there, and possibly our last day at all. For the couple years previous, we were hosted by SAP.

Thanks to VR, Teachers Could (Finally) become Millionares

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Mark Steed, the director of Dubai private school Jess, said the format was already being used by some teachers to offer global internet-based seminars, earning millions of pounds in the process. Robot classroom assistants and virtual reality learning could see “celebrity teachers” make millions, experts claim.

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From Immersion to Deep Presence

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In her workshops, seminars and talks, she explores the immersive experience of mindfulness, empathy, AR/VR virtual worlds, visualization, storytelling and design. Guest post by Caitlin Krause Modern approaches to learning have recently been dominated by the idea of presence?—?a a concept that goes much deeper than attendance in a classroom. In working with mindfulness and technology, I view presence as engagement, a fullness of body and mind.

Mixed Reality – AR , VR and Holograms for the Medical Industry

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An otherwise dreary topic of training seminars, suddenly held the attention of everyone in the room as they watched this mode-of-action video on the GearVR, with many of them wanting a copy for their cellphones and Google Cardboards. Mixed Reality – VR and AR visualization: Suddenly, Holograms is the new buzz word when a little more than 3 years ago Augmented Reality was a marketing mantra.

Time for Enterprise to Enter the Magicverse, with Magic Leap's Brian Kane

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I got to try a Magic Leap experience at the I/ITSEC conference, the Interdisciplinary/Industry Simulation and Education and Training Seminar last week in Orlando. I got to try a Magic Leap experience at the I/ITSEC conference, the Interdisciplinary/Industry Simulation and Education and Training Seminar last week in Orlando.

NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute Aims to Train 100,000 Developers this Year

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Coursework is being delivered online using NVIDIA GPUs in the cloud through AWS and Google’s Qwiklabs and through instructor-led seminars, workshops and classes to reach developers across Asia, the Americas, and Europe. NVIDIA announced the company plans to train as many as 100,000 developers through the Deep Learning institute over the course of this year (2017).

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