IRVINE, CA, July 10, 2023 – EON Reality, Inc. («EON Reality»), a global leader in Virtual and Augmented Reality («XR») industry and education solutions powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI), and IFQ Technologies, a leading enterprise in the field of emerging technologies, have announced a groundbreaking partnership. They are joining forces to establish a state-of-the-art Spatial Artificial Intelligence (AI) Center in Dubai.
The primary objective of this initiative is to facilitate a nationwide metaverse rollout, targeting student learning, along with providing employment training to workers in the Education, Tourism, and Healthcare sectors. This marks a significant step towards launching the first Spatial AI City in the GCC, setting a benchmark for the region.
The establishment of this Spatial AI Center aligns with the visionary metaverse roadmap set forth by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed for the UAE by 2030. This initiative is designed to strategically focus on key segments identified by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed, including Education, Medical, and Tourism. By doing so, it aligns perfectly with the UAE’s ambitious goal of generating substantial economic value and creating numerous jobs in the digital economy by 2030.
Dan Lejerskar, CEO & Chairman of EON Reality, stated, «We’re thrilled to join forces with IFQ Technologies to bring this visionary project to life. We believe that our combined expertise and innovative technologies will not only benefit the UAE but will also set new global standards for digital education and employment training.»
The partnership between EON Reality and IFQ Technologies also incorporates the latest advancements in Artificial Intelligence and spatial computing, acknowledging the evolution of the metaverse into Spatial AI. This innovative approach has been highlighted by global technology leaders. The evolution towards Spatial AI will further accelerate the adoption of the metaverse and potentially surpass the current vision, marking a new era in the UAE for the digital economy.
EON Reality’s platform solution and the Spatial AI Center have been recognized as industry leaders in the metaverse by the UAE Metaverse Committee at Emirates National Schools. The comprehensive nature of the solution was found unmatched, exceeding all set requirements.
This partnership underscores the commitment of both EON Reality and IFQ Technologies to empower organizations and individuals to become globally competitive by delivering unique experiences laced with decentralization and enhanced security.
About EON Reality
EON Reality is a leading company in Artificial Intelligence-powered Augmented and Virtual Reality-based experience creation for education and industry. EON Reality’s 25 years of existence and success are tied to its belief that knowledge is a human right and should be available, accessible, and affordable for every person on the planet. To carry this out, EON Reality developed and launched EON-XR, a SaaS-based platform dedicated to the democratization of XR content creation that brings code-free XR development and publishing to smartphones, tablets, laptops, and any other XR-focused devices. EON-XR and many of EON Reality’s other solutions can be used in devices of different sizes, in different shapes and at different types of locations: from hand-held mobile devices, to head-mounted displays, to large-scale screens, and even at mega-size facilities. EON Reality’s global network now comprises more than 1.8 million licenses who are collectively building a vast digital community in more than 75 locations. EON Reality has also created the world’s leading XR library for education and industry with access to at least 6 million assets and counting. For further information, visit www.eonreality.com.