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We invite you to join us for an exciting day exploring how Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality can be used in education and training!

The Tshwane Interactive Digital Centre (Tshwane IDC) is a collaboration between the City of Tshwane and EON Reality Inc. of the USA, and is driving new sustainable employment opportunities, and also enhancing Tshwane’s, and South Africa’s global competitiveness.

The Tshwane IDC team and EON Reality Inc. has almost 20 years’ of 3D and VR experience in Africa, anchored towards a smart digital and knowledge economy, focusing on education and training, as well as industrial development; and are leaders in the emerging global Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality market.


08.30 Arrival and Welcome
09:00 Overview of the Tshwane IDC Mr. Dave Lockwood, MD Tshwane IDC
09:15 Tour of the Centre
10:30 VR in Education, Global Perspective Mr. Joe Cheben, Former Senior Engineering Associate at ExxonMobil
11:00 VR in Education, Impact in Africa Mr. Dave Lockwood, MD Tshwane IDC
11:30 Break
11:45 EON Reality’s Vision for Africa Mr. Mikael Jacobsson, VP, EON Reality, Inc.
12:00 Question and Answer Session Tshwane IDC Team
12:30 Finger Buffet
13:30 One on One Meetings (by prior arrangement)

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Garden Court Hatfield
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Sheraton Pretoria Hotel 

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City Lodge Hotel Lynnwood
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