What is the 2020 Educators in VR International Summit | ENGAGE

News, updates and information about ENGAGE's participation in the 2020 Educators in VR International Summit.
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What is the 2020 Educators in VR International Summit | ENGAGE

Post by Tríona » Tue Feb 11, 2020 1:47 pm

The 2020 Educators in VR International Summit will take place from Feb 17 -22. This ground-breaking 6-day summit is set to go down in history, breaking records as the largest immersive all-virtual event.The summit will welcome 170 speakers + 150 round-the-clock hours across multiple platforms including ENGAGE.

What is the 2020 Educators in VR International Summit?

The 2020 Educators in VR International Summit is a free, open-to-the public, virtual event lasting 6 days (over 80 round-the-clock hours) with a diverse range of speakers and presentations covering:
  • The Basics of VR/AR/XR/MR
  • Research into Spatial Technologies in Education
  • Corporate Uses for Training and Education
  • Language Arts Training, Education, and as a Classroom
  • Coaching and Personal Development
  • Medical and Science
  • Computer Science and Math
  • Student Maker/Creator Projects, Collaborations, and Apps
  • Virtual Applications and Hardware for the Classroom
(VanFossen, 2020, para. 2)

You can find a full listing of all the events that are happening throughout the summit on the Educators in VR website: https://educatorsinvr.com/events/intern ... /#schedule

Who are Educators in VR?

Educators in VR are a open, cross-platform community who are exploring and collaborating within the virtual and augmented worlds. The group look to inspire and encourage the integration of spatial technologies through thought leadership and community building.

What events are happening in ENGAGE?

Over the 6 days there will be 20 events inside the ENGAGE platform including our ‘Exploring ENGAGE’ guided tutorials and content creator workshops. There will also be third party presentations and speeches from well-known VR experts in their fields, including Tom Furness, ‘the Grandfather of VR’, Alvin Wang Graylin of HTC, and #CPDinVR host, Steve Bambury to name but a few. You can find a list of all the ENGAGE events here: https://app.engagevr.io/events/public

Setting up ENGAGE for the 2020 Educators in VR International Summit

If this will be your first time in the ENGAGE platform you can follow our download and installation instructions on our download page to learn how to setup the ENGAGE platform. Follow the link to download ENGAGE:https://engagevr.io/download/

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