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Experience why Virtual and Augmented Reality is changing the world and how Fortune 500 companies and organizations around the world are utilizing it to help the bottom line.

Join us for two exciting days of real life use cases, technology demonstrations, and talks on the future of VR and AR. Tour EON Reality’s Manchester offices, explore EON’s Entrepreneur School, and learn about the Virtual Reality content creation process.  Experience EON’s leading VR knowledge transfer software, global development network, and the world’s largest VR library for knowledge transfer.


Over the last 16 years, thousands of participants, from over 35 countries, have attended EON Reality’s Virtual Reality workshops in more than a dozen locations around the world. Test-drive the latest in Virtual and Augmented Reality technology and network with global Virtual Reality experts. Exchange ideas with pioneers who have utilized Virtual Reality to enhance their work, and understand the technical aspects with the developers responsible. Explore how interactive and immersive 3D technologies can help your organization increase sales, better communicate product functionality, improve user training, lower costs, and more.

EON Reality’s Manchester Interactive Digital Center serves as EON’s European Headquarters and its state of the art Virtual and Augmented Reality technologies, development lab, and artistic resources help meet the growing global demand for VR/AR.

Register now to take advantage of this collaborative working environment.

Seven Reasons for You To Join Our Workshop:

  1. First-hand experience the full IDC Hub, including the IDC Virtual Showroom with over 30 different VR/AR technologies and solutions, the Entrepreneur School, the IDC development lab etc.
  2. Opportunity to interact face to face with Entrepreneur school students and learn more about the VR curriculum, their background, and the projects that they develop
  3. Meet members of our global IDC hubs and global partners from more than 24 locations and share experiences of their local approach and models
  4. Meet the Manchester City Mayor office representative that funded the center and learn about how they structured the local financial contribution and the KPI achieved to date
  5. Visit with representatives for Manchester educational institutions that are contributing students to the IDC Hub Entrepreneur School
  6. Hear how Hollywood and Global 1000 customers are using VR/AR solutions to increase productivity and reduce costs
  7. Explore how IDC Hubs are structured and funded based on local needs, see attached PP example for inspiration


19th March 2015
VR/AR for Industry and Edutainment

09.30 – Registration & Refreshments
10.00 – Introduction
10.10 – Sir Richard Leese, Leader of Manchester City Council
10.30 – Technology Showroom Tour and Application Review
11.15 – Entrepreneur Coding School Tour
12.00 – “IDC Hub- structures and funding”, Dan Lejerskar, Chairman, EON Reality
12.30 – Lunch
13.30 – “Novel Uses of 3D Immersion Visualization Platforms for Safety Training in the Oil and Gas Industry”, Hazem Abdelmoati, Research Lead, ExxonMobil Research Qatar
14.00 – “Digital Utilities Transformation – Creating a Digital Advantage”, Natalie Griffiths, CoE (Centre of Excellence) Lead for Digital Customer Experience, Capgemini
14.30 – “Improving Healthcare by enhancing education with Virtual Reality”, Anu Khanna MD, Associate Professor of Ophthalmology Loyola University
15.00 – Break
15.15 – Mary Spio, President, Next Galaxy
15.45 – “Virtual Reality Experience for Soccer Fans worldwide” Pierre-Julien Barraud, Business Development Director, EON Reality
16.15 –18.00 Cocktail & Networking

20th March 2015
VR/AR for Education

09.30 – Registration & Refreshments
10.00 12.00 Workshop IDC Hub Implementation Review: Technology, Business, Structure, Funding, Legal
12.00 – Lunch
13.00 – “Integrating Virtual/Augmented Reality into e-learning for clinical professionals in rehabilitation”, Martin Ferguson-Pell, Senior Advisor to President, University of Alberta
13.30 – EON Learn for Life, Anna Lejerskar, Global Business Development Director, and Mikael Jacobsson, Vice President Business Development Europe and Africa , EON Reality
14.00 – EON Experience VR & EON Knowledge Builder, Mats W. Johansson, CEO, EON Reality
14.30 – Break
14.40 – “Utilizing VR for Capacity Building and Entrepreneurship – Case Study of Sas VR”, Elias Tang, ASM Technologies lLC, IDC Oman
15.00 – “EON SIDEKIQ- Virtual Reality In Sports Performance”, Brendan Reilly, CEO, EON Sports VR
15.30 – Summary, Next Step and Q&A Session
16.00 – 17.00 Cocktail & Networking

09.30 – Registration & Refreshments
10.00 – Introduction, Ken Swain, Managing Director, and Alexandra Painter, Strategic Partnership Lead, EON Reality
10.30 – Technology Showroom Tour and Entrepreneur Coding School Tour
11.40 – “Improving Healthcare by enhancing education with Virtual Reality”, Anu Khanna MD, Associate Professor of Ophthalmology Loyola University
12.00 – Lunch

Register Now!

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  • Holiday Inn Manchester Central Park
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