Education e-Solutions conducted VR event in King Abdulaziz University on Mar 1-2
Education e-Solutions conducted VR event workshop in King Abdulaziz University on Mar 1-2 with various departments and faculties from Engineering, Medical, Dental, Science, Architecture and others to look at some existing Vizard demonstrations that utilise the Oculus Rift and the WorldViz optical tracking technologies with a specific focus on the importance of underlying VR principles such as latency and global positioning.
There was more than 250+ faculty and staff had the opportunity to attend the presentation by Andrew Beall, CEO – Worldviz to discuss their ideas regarding future VR and look at various ways VR could help with the curriculum and learning experience.
The audience was engaged with demonstration conducted by Mr Ashley Keeler, Head of EMEA Sales and also had discussions with Mr Abdul Rehman, VP Education e-Solutions towards future follow-ups on the VR implementation, timelines and related info.
The event was well supported by Deanship of e-Learning and Distance Education with special thanks to,
The event was supported by Deanship of e-Learning and Distance Education with special thanks to,
Dr. Hisham Bardesi
Dean, e-Learning and Distance Education
Deanship e-Learning and Distance Education
Dr. Khalid Alomar
Vice-Dean, e-Learning and Distance Education
Deanship e-Learning and Distance Education
Education e-Solutions to participated in Effat University L & T Conference Feb 27-28
Education e-Solutions setup the Virtual Reality space in Effat University from Feb 27-28 during the L & T Conference.
Education e-Solutions to conduct VR workshop in Effat University from Nov 7-9
Education e-Solutions will be conducting first workshop in Effat University from Nov 7-9 to look at some existing Vizard demonstrations that utilise the Oculus Rift and the WorldViz optical tracking technologies with a specific focus on the importance of underlying VR principles such as latency and global positioning.
Participants will have the opportunity to discuss their ideas regarding future VR applications and will be provided learning material to enable them to develop their own VR environment inside the Vizard rapid application development platform. Advanced users will have the opportunity to run any developed scripts / test their ideas on the Walking VR system.
- Basic Level – Free for Effat University students from Nov 7-9
- Intermediate Level (TBA) – Registration required
- Advanced Level (TBA) – Registration required
For Registration please contact:
Dr. Zain Balfagih,
Assistant Professor & Chair of Information Systems Department,
College of Engineering
e-Learning Horizons Forum @ King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah from 10-12 April 2016
The mission of the” e-Learning horizons” forum lies in building an academic community that is involved in the pursuit of excellence and innovation in the e-Learning field, particularly in order to provide quality and various learning opportunities for students of public and higher education in Saudi Arabia.
Education e-Solutions is a Diamond Sponsor for the event.
Ashley Keeler from Worldviz will be doing a presentation and also conduct a workshop for the students “Intro to VR Development using Worldviz Vizard platform”
Event Link: http://ddl-hef.kau.edu.sa/Default.aspx?Site_ID=214100&lng=EN
Visit our booth anytime (Day 1 for Males and Days 2-3 for Females) for a first hand experience with Virtual Reality!
L & T Conference @ Effat University in Jeddah from 10-11 April 2016
The 13th Learning and Technology (L&T) Conference, which is one of the first forums for multi-dimensional technology to emerge in the region, surveys cutting-edge research on multi-dimensional computing and learning technology. It provides a unique opportunity for researchers, practitioners, and policy-makers to explore the future of this billion-dollar industry. Among the many topics addressed are the significant innovations and challenges ahead, as well as what can be expected in future permutations of multi-dimensional technology.
Visit our booth @ Effat University anytime for more info!
There are two activities from us,
- 2nd day: MONDAY 11thApril 2016, Morning Sessions – Cultural Museum /Effat Library.
- 8:30am to 10:00am, Cultural Museum/Effat Library
- Virtual Reality Industry Views: Education e-Solutions: “Real use of VR today” by Mr. Ashley Keeler
- 2nd day: MONDAY 11thApril 2016, Afternoon Sessions
- 3:30pm – 5:00pm: Virtual Reality Workshop: Workshop 4
- Intro to VR Development using Vizard
- Ashley Keeler, Education e-Solutions, KSA