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EON Experience Workshop – See, Learn and Experience the Newest Technologies and Innovations in Interactive 3D and Virtual Reality.

Industry heavy weights, 3D experts, virtual reality gurus, researchers, and academic authorities from around the world will guide you through two exciting days of presentations, hands-on virtual reality technology demonstration, and a first-hand look at EON’s flagship Entrepreneur School.

Over the last 15 years, thousands of participants, from over 30 countries, have attended EON Reality’s Virtual Reality seminars in more than a dozen locations around the world. Hands-on demonstrations and labs at EON Experience Workshop 2014 will provide unparalleled opportunities for you to test drive the latest virtual and augmented reality technologies and exchange ideas with global VR experts. 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 Reality technology, development lab, and artistic resources help meet the growing demands for Interactive Digital Media in Europe and beyond.

Our Manchester Entrepreneur School provides a comprehensive twelve month program designed to prepare students for a career in interactive digital media focusing on 3D modeling, art, scripting, and basic coding. By reinforcing traditional academic instruction with hands-on industry projects, the Entrepreneur School prepares students to succeed in a professional workplace, fosters creativity, and nurtures the entrepreneurial mindset.

Register now to take advantage of this collaborative working environment.

Eight Reasons for You To Join Our Workshop:

  1. First-hand experience the full IDC Hub, including the IDC Virtual Showroom with the 18 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. Visit with the Global EON Innovation Program Manager, Michael Yap (Chair of EON Reality’s International Advisory Board) who leads the International Innovation Shake Out program
  4. Meet members of our global IDC hubs and global partners from more than 24 locations and share experiences of their local approach and models
  5. 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
  6. Visit with representatives for Manchester educational institutions that are contributing students to the IDC Hub Entrepreneur School
  7. Hear how Hollywood and Global 1000 customers are using VR/AR solutions to increase productivity and reduce costs
  8. Explore how IDC Hubs are structured and funded based on local needs, see attached PP example for inspiration

Register Now!

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Hotel Accomodations

  • Holiday Inn Manchester Central Park
    888 Oldham Rd
    Manchester, Lancashire M40 2BS
    United Kingdom
    Phone:+44 161 277 6910
  • Radisson Blu
    Free Trade Hall
    Peter Street
    Manchester M2 5GP
    United Kingdom
    Phone:+44 161 835 9929
  • The Park Inn
    Cheetham Hill Rd
    Manchester, Greater Manchester M4 4EW
    United Kingdom
    Phone:+44 161 832 6565
  • Renaissance Hotel
    Blackfriars St
    Manchester M3 2EQ
    United Kingdom
    Phone:+44 161 831 6000

10th April 2014

Virtual Reality for Edutainment and Industries Workshop

  • 09.30 – Registration & Refreshments
  • 10.00 – Introduction
  • 10.15 – Professor Lee Sing Kong,  Director of National Institute of Education, Singapore, Virtual 3D Learning – The Future Classroom : Enabled by Technology
  • 10.30 – Technology Showroom Tour and Application Review
    11.00 – Live EON Icube to Icube session with Laval Virtual
  • 11.30 – Manchester City’s Strategic Director (Strategic Development) Eddie Smith, The Manchester Digital Media Strategy
  • 12.00 – Lunch
    13.00 – Entrepreneur and Coding School Tour
  • 13.40 – Former Senior Engineering Associate at ExxonMobil Joe Cheben, How the oil and gas industry is using VR/AR to improve training and safety
  • 14.00 – Chairman of EON Reality Dan Lejerskar, Funding and structures for IDC Hub
  • 14.20 – Break
  • 14.40 – Michael Yap, Chairman EON Reality Singapore and EON Innovation Program, How the Shakeout Entrepreneur Program works
  • 15.00 – Hollywood Director Pierre De Lespinois, New trends in Edutainment development, Hollywood meets Silicon Valley
  • 15.20 to 17.00 – Network opportunity / one-to-one meeting with EON Reality

11th April 2014

Virtual Reality for Education Workshop


  • 09.30 – Registration & Refreshments
  • 10.00  – Workshop IDC Hub Implementation Review: Technology, Business, Structure, Funding, Legal
  • 11.00 – Seán Kearney, Advocat at the WorldSkills Foundation
  • 11.30 – EON Learn for Life, Anna Razumejeva, Global Business Development Director, Michael Jacobsson, VP Business Development Europe, and 
    Dave Lockwood, CEO, The Naledi3d Factory
  • 12.00 – Lunch
  • 13.00 – Q&A Session, Ken Swain, Managing Director, Michael Jacobsson, VP Business Development Europe, Mark Cheben, Marketing Manager
  • 14.30 – John Hays, Assistant of Head Teacher, East Manchester Academy
  • 15.00 – Summary & Next Step, Ken Swain, Managing Director, Mark Cheben, Marketing Manager
  • 16.00 – Roundup

  • 09.30 – Registration & Refreshments
  • 10.00 – Introduction
  • 10.10 – Ken Swain, Managing Director (for professors)
  • 10.30 – Technology Showroom Tour and one-to-one meetings
  • 11.00 – Live EON Icube to Icube session with Laval Virtual
  • 12.00 – Lunch
  • 13.00 – Alexandra Painter & Katie Bancroft, Entrepreneur School (for students)
  • 14.00 – Technology Showroom Tour
  • 14.30 – John Hays, Assistant of Head Teacher, East Manchester Academy
  • 15.00 – Entrepreneur and Coding School Tour
  • 15.30 – Emilija Panova, Training and Support Manager, EON Entrepreneur School  (for Students)
  • 16.00 – Network opportunity /  one-to-one meeting with EON Reality