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Jun 13
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10:50 - 11:10 20 mins
Keynote analysis: Does the current capability of AR and VR technology create a business value now?
  • How do both VR and AR fit into the world of digitalisation?
  • Has VR reached its peak?
  • Is augmented reality ready for wide application?
11:10 - 11:30 20 mins
Live interview: It started with VR then AR …. now MR – Are we running before we can walk?
  • Are we heading towards ARVR convergence or will AR and VR complement each other?
  • What are the drivers for mixed reality? What gap is it filling?
  • Which verticals do these technologies best apply to?
  • AR/VR/MR – Where does one start and the other one end?
11:30 - 12:10 40 mins
Panel Session: What are the barriers to full industrialisation and commercialisation?
  • How do security and wearables come into play?
  • Is it a question of large scale affordability and accessibility?
  • What are the legal obstacles to market entrance? Is innovation being stifled as a result?
12:10 - 12:30 20 mins
Keynote analysis: Which wearables are making the biggest impact on the ARVR market?
  • What’s the difference in capability between current wearables and the next generation?
  • Does AR technology have wearables to support it?
  • Headgear or smart phones – which has wider application for the next generation of worker?
12:30 - 13:30 60 mins
Networking lunch break and opportunity to visit the exhibition
13:30 - 13:35 5 mins
Chair’s Opening Remarks
13:35 - 13:55 20 mins
Using VR as a cost-effective planning and design tool
  • What are the benefits of using VR to design and plan?
  • What are the most common use cases to date?
  • How do you measure a return on investment?
13:55 - 14:30 35 mins
Panel Session: Going in-house or outsourcing?
  • What are the benefits of using an external ecosystem?
  • What resource and investment is required to plan in house?
  • How does it affect the average design timelines?
  • What are the nice to have’s vs the essential when planning your strategy?
  • How to effectively carry out a tender process? What is the client looking for?
14:30 - 14:50 20 mins
How long does it take to plan and build an AR capability?
  • Does using VR for planning create a smoother transition to an AR infrastructure?
  • What are the key considerations from the start to ensure future proofing?
  • How do you plan beyond the prototype?
14:50 - 15:30 40 mins
VR and AR to educate and train during the planning process
  • The benefits of using it for public consultation and staff training
  • How are VR and AR going to alter workforce skill sets?
  • What does the augmented work have to deal with?
  • How do you connect people through VR and AR?
15:30 - 16:00 30 mins
Networking Break & Transfer to TechXLR8 Headliners Stage