Spotlight Extended Reality [XR]

2019-11-30 00:00:00 2019-12-01 00:00:00 America/Toronto Spotlight Extended Reality [XR] Augmented Reality • Virtual Reality • Mixed Reality Just confirmed – we will have hands on demos of Hololens and Magic Leap How can we ensure the latest XR technologies are accessible, effective, and ready for mass adoption? Learn how past research has led us… Toronto FITC EST Toronto



In this informative and futuristic talk, MetaVRse co-founder Julie Smithson discusses the technologies that will unlock the true potential of humanity.

Virtual, augmented and mixed reality (XR) have proven to be some of the most efficient, effective means by which to train, up-skill, re-skill and educate people. It turns out that humans learn better in 3D.

In this talk, Julie outlines the different types of XR technologies and how they are being used by enterprises like Walmart, Siemens, Sprint and others to save time, money and lives.


Educate and inspire people to start investing time and money into XR learning systems, content and delivery.

Target Audience

Developers, studios and startups, business leaders, educators

Assumed Audience Knowledge

Basic knowledge of VR/AR



Five Things Audience Members Will Learn

  1. Types of XR technology and how they are being used
  2. Challenges with delivering XR learning
  3. Case studies for XR learning
  4. How to get started making content
  5. Best practices for creating XR for learning