VR & AR/MR for Training & Education – Aggreko, Boston Children’s Hospital and More Share Insights
Without a doubt, training, educating and guiding workers with VR and AR/MR are some of the most compelling use cases for immersive technologies. Yet with so many different learning types and ways to measure the outcomes, ‘training’ has become somewhat of a buzzword. So, what have we learned about where XR is appropriate, and where it can provide the best returns?
Research from World Economic Forum estimates that by 2020, nearly 35 percent of the top skills needed across all job groups will change; hence a growing need to focus on corporate training. Statista in 2017 found that corporations estimated spending at $362.2 billion US on corporate training initiatives worldwide.
Join XR Intelligence on behalf of Reuters Events on Wednesday, December 18 (8AM PT / 11AM ET / 4PM GMT), as we welcome a panel of expert speakers to explore the VR & AR/MR for Training & Education – What have we learned?
We will be joined by Walter Davis, Head of Talent & Learning Technology at Aggreko, Jeffrey Jacobson, SIMEngineering XR Project Manager at Boston Children’s Hospital and David Moreno, Head of Marketing & Business Development at Virtualware to discover their perspectives on the state of the market today the strategies tipped to drive future growth.
- What the main types of training, education and worker guidance are and how immersive technologies can help with the different learning styles
- Which industries are seeing the biggest adoption of immersive training – and where the biggest productivity gains are
- The challenges and limitations with introducing VR or AR/MR into a training system and where immersive technologies might not be worthwhile
- The broader benefits for companies using XR in the long-term and what the future looks like
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