Midwam Edutainment, a Saudi Arabia-based technology company offering turnkey solutions for 3D, VR and AR, received recognition and positive feedback for its project revolutionizing a UNESCO World Heritage site, using multiple technology platforms.
Prince Sultan bin Salman, president of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities(SCTA) who commended Midwam Edutainment’s work, said:
«By changing how we experience our environment, the best of AR and VR technologies also prompt growth of other verticals such as tourism and education.»
He added: «These pioneering technologies are currently implemented by the SCTA in 25 museums in Saudi Arabia. Midwan’s work in Jeddah’s UNESCO World Heritage site is one-of-a-kind.»
Mats W. Johansson, co-founder, president and CEO of Eon Reality, Midwam’s foreign partner, said:
«We have opted to cooperate with SCTA for its pioneering role on the technological levels.»
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