The EON Spatial AI Academy equips learners with AI and XR skills, future-proofing their careers in the rapidly evolving digital era.
IRVINE, CA, August 7, 2023 – EON Reality, Inc. («EON Reality»), a global leader in Virtual and Augmented Reality («XR») industry and education solutions powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI),has announced the launch of the EON Spatial AI Academy, an innovative online training program designed to equip the workforce with skills necessary for the rapidly evolving digital era.
The Fourth Industrial Revolution is characterized by the fusion of physical, digital, and biological domains, leading to a radical transformation in nearly every sector. As highlighted by the World Economic Forum’s Future of Jobs Report 2023, 75% of organizations are planning to implement artificial intelligence (AI) within the next five years, which is predicted to cause a 23% change in jobs and a 44% disruption in worker skills. EON Spatial AI Academy is EON’s proactive response to this transformation.
The Academy aims to bridge the skill gap and cater to the growing demand for AI-enabled competencies in the job market. «We acknowledge AI as a General Purpose Technology, predicted to pervade every aspect of society and work life,» said Dan Lejerskar, Founder of EON Reality. «Our mission is to facilitate a smooth transition of the workforce into this new digital era.»
EON Spatial AI Academy leverages an online training model to impart knowledge integral to the digital landscape. Professionals, startups, and entrepreneurs from various industries, including IT, engineering, design, architecture, education, healthcare, marketing, finance, and retail, will benefit from this initiative. The Academy’s curriculum covers a broad spectrum of topics, including spatial thinking, applications of extended reality, and AI-generated content.
Upon completion of the Basic Knowledge Acquisition phase, participants will be ready to implement Spatial AI with extended reality (XR) into their operational frameworks, ensuring a smoother learning curve, quick adaptation, and a higher return on investment.
«EON Spatial AI Academy represents a landmark initiative in advancing knowledge and skills in XR, VR, AR, and AI technologies,» said Lejerskar. «Our comprehensive, online, and adaptable learning model empowers professionals, startups, and entrepreneurs to harness the transformative power of these technologies across various sectors.»
With the EON Spatial AI Academy, EON Reality is leading the charge to equip a future-ready workforce that can thrive in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
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.