IRVINE, Calif., April 7, 2014 – EON Reality, the world’s leading interactive 3D software provider for business and education based on Virtual Reality technology is to celebrate the first anniversary of opening its European headquarters based in Manchester by holding a free Virtual Reality for Edutainment and Industries workshop on Thursday 10 April from 9.30am – 5pm.
The workshop will be hosted by Dan Lejerskar, EON Reality’s chairman, and take place at their Interactive Digital Centre in Central Park, East Manchester.
There will be a series of talks by high profile international experts throughout the day including Hollywood Director Pierre De Lespinois who will talk about new trends in Edutainment development – Hollywood meets Silicon Valley, Professor Lee Sing Kong, Director of National Institute of Education, Singapore who will discuss Virtual 3D Learning – Classroom of the Future and former Senior Engineering Associate at ExxonMobil Joe Cheben will explain how the oil and gas industry is using Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality to improve training and safety.
The day will also include a tour of the facilities including the Entrepreneurial School and the opportunity to test-drive the latest Virtual and Augmented Reality technologies.
EON Reality Chairman, Dan Lejerskar, commenting on the event said: “It’s fantastic to host this Edutainment and Industries Workshop which marks the first anniversary of our European Headquarters here in Manchester. We have attracted blue chip companies from across a wide range of sectors who are keen to explore how Virtual Reality can help their organisation increase sales, better communicate product functionality, improve user training, lower costs and a whole lot more. EON Reality can develop 3D technology software for so many business and education applications and we want to share our knowledge and give businesses an insight into what can be achieved in this constantly evolving sector.”
Ken Swain, EON Reality’s Managing Director in the UK added: “We’re very pleased to bring together industry heavy weights, 3D experts, Virtual Reality gurus, researchers and academic authorities from around the world to celebrate our first anniversary. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn more about how interactive and immersive 3D technologies can help businesses prosper. Our development lab and artistic resources here is Manchester is helping meet the growing demand for interactive digital media in Europe and beyond. We’ve had an incredibly successful first year and are very excited about the future.”
Further information and to register call 0161 669 6294, email [email protected] or visit https://eonreality.com/events/eon-experience-workshop-manchester-uk/
About EON Reality
EON Reality, Inc. is the world’s leading interactive 3D visual content management and Virtual Reality software provider. EON Reality provides state-of-the-art 3D display technology for immersive and stereoscopic viewing, from portable tablet PCs and glass free stereo display systems to curved-screen and immersive rooms consisting of multi-channel projection walls. The technology foundation for developing interactive digital content includes importing the most common 3D animation formats into EON’s authoring software and creating modules and applications that can be viewed on various display systems. EON’s technology solutions enable all organizations to more effectively visually communicate, collaborate and accelerate knowledge transfer. For further information, visit www.eonreality.com.