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IMMERSIVE EDUCATION INITIATIVE 2015


 

MMERSION 2015
BUILDING ON THE SUCCESS OF THE PREVIOUS 9 YEARS OF IMMERSIVE EDUCATION (IED) CONFERENCES, THE WORLD'S LEADING EXPERTS IN IMMERSION CONVENE SEPTEMBER 7-10 IN PARIS FOR IMMERSION 2015. HOSTED BY PARIS-SORBONNE UNIVERSITY ("THE SORBONNE") IN COLLABORATION WITH THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION AND THE GLOBAL IMMERSIVE EDUCATION INITIATIVE, IMMERSION 2015 HAS A SPECIAL FOCUS ON ARTS & CULTURE.

IMMERSION 2015 ADDRESSES THE PERSONAL AND CULTURAL IMPACT OF IMMERSIVE TECHNOLOGIES SUCH AS VIRTUAL REALITY (E.G., OCULUS RIFT, SAMSUNG GEAR VR, GOOGLE CARDBOARD), AUGMENTED REALITY (AR), HOLOGRAMS AND HOLOGRAPHY (E.G., MICROSOFT HOLOLENS), WEARABLE COMPUTING (E.G., GOOGLE GLASS, SAMSUNG GEAR, APPLE WATCH), MECHANICAL AND NEURAL BRAIN INTERFACES, CYBERNETICS, AFFECTIVE COMPUTING (SYSTEMS THAT CAN RECOGNIZE, INTERPRET, PROCESS, AND SIMULATE HUMAN FEELINGS AND EMOTIONS), NEURO-GAMING TECHNOLOGIES THAT ARE USED TO CREATE ADAPTIVE AND RADICALLY COMPELLING GAME EXPERIENCES, 3D PRINTING, PERSONAL ROBOTICS, TELEPRESENCE, VIRTUAL WORLDS, SIMULATIONS, GAME-BASED LEARNING AND TRAINING SYSTEMS, AND FULLY IMMERSIVE ENVIRONMENTS SUCH AS CAVES AND DOMES.

          Paris

Earlier Event: August 25
ADAPTIVE LEARNING SUMMIT 2015
Later Event: September 24
DEEP LEARNING SUMMIT