Featured VR Workshops and Talks

Here’s a list of some of our workshops and talks on virtual and augmented reality, and AI. You’ll find descriptions and more details for some of the workshops in the links below.

We have a busy schedule planned for 2019. Check back here or on Twitter for upcoming events.

VR workshops - Virtual Reality and the Future of Learning Lab, New York City, February 2017

Featured VR Workshops and Conference Sessions

2019 Workshops and Talks

Coming up – Strategic Insights Into Immersive Learning: How XR Shapes the Future | EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

The Chronicle of Higher Education and HP Leadership Summit | New York

Ethics and Digital Fluency in VR and Immersive Learning Environments | NYSCIO.

Immersive Learning and The Future of Work, Learning Forum 2019 | United Nations.

Transforming Learning with Virtual and Augmented Reality | Bryant University

Augmented and Virtual Reality Applications in Nursing Education Professional Development Workshop | College of Nursing, Sacred Heart University.

Transforming Higher Education: Designing Immersive Learning Experiences, AR/VR Faculty Institute | Sacred Heart University.

 Who Can You Trust? Welcome to the Future of AI-driven Avatars in XR | AI Everything Summit in Dubai.

2019 STEMxYouth Summit | Marymount School in New York.

Stepping Into The Story: Design Principles for XR I SXSWedu.

Playing with Fire: Ethics and Literacy in VR & AR I SXSWedu.

Designing Immersive Learning and Storytelling Experiences with 360° Video | EDUCAUSE ELI.

Is VR the Ultimate Empathy Machine or Just an Illusion? | EDUCAUSE ELI.

 

2018 Workshops and Talks

Immersive Experiences | Business, Design & Technology Conference.

Creating the Future of Immersive Learning with XR | ID2ID Webinar Series. 

What will the Fourth Industrial Age Demand of Higher Education Panel | Innovation Leadership Forum. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library.

VR and AI as Catalysts for Innovation in Learning | AIM North conference, Oslo, Norway.

VR, AI and the Future of STEM Learning | Summit on Digital Technology for Science and Innovation, OECD Workshop, Norway.

Ethics and Digital Literacy in VR and Immersive Learning Environments | EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

Creating Immersive Storytelling Learning Experiences in 360° Video (separate registration is required)  | EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

Virtual and Augmented Reality in the Liberal Arts, The Grinnell College Immersive Experiences Lab (GCIEL) Speaker Series

Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality: New Opportunities for Teaching, Learning, and Research, The Grinnell College Immersive Experiences Lab (GCIEL) Speaker Series

The Future of Immersive Storytelling: The Birth of a New Medium | Connected Learning Summit 2018 | MIT.

How Immersive Experiences will Transform Business, Education, and Social Life | The Future of Communications | Fair Media Council.

Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Reality in non-fiction storytelling and human memory | Montclair Film Festival.

Bringing Virtual and Augmented Reality to the Classroom Workshop I New Jersey Association of Independent Schools (NJAIS).

IT Forum Panel on Virtual and Augmented Reality: Assessing Campus Readiness for Implementing and Expanding VR/AR Programs | EAB (formerly Education Advisory Board).

Girls Exploring Technology Conference I Rutgers Preparatory School.

The Future of Learning is Immersive | Education Symposium | Cannon Design and Steelcase.

Prototyping and Creating VR 360° Video Experiences Workshop | Realities360.

Facing Ethical Challenges in Virtual Reality Projects | Realities360.

Social VR: Challenges and Opportunities | Realities360.

Augmented Reality Campaigns | Realities360 Conference, San Jose.

Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality – A Current Assessment | NERCOMP.

VR and the Future of Education | Joint session between the European Commission (EC) and the European Parliament, Brussels.

Virtual and Augmented Reality for Real Life Teaching | Keynote for Faculty Summer Institute I Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT).

3D Tech in Higher Ed: Blended Reality Summit | Yale University.

Future of Learning: Convergence of VR, AR, and AI I SXSWedu.

EdSurge Live: The Future of VR in Higher Education | Live from SXSWedu.

A Flipped Future? Lightning Talks on Teaching I SXSWedu.

Lightning Talk: Mixed Reality Environments and Student-Centered Learning Frontiers | Unconference of Dreamers, Doers & Drivers Shaping the Future of Learning, Arizona State University (ASU).

When Technology Becomes Human Experience: XR in the Learning Environment | Closing Keynote at the ELI Online Event, eXtended Reality (XR): How AR, VR, and MR Are Extending Learning Opportunities.

360° Storytelling Faculty Development Workshop I New Jersey Association of Independent Schools (NJAIS).

Virtual Reality, Digital Literacy, and Ethics in the Age of the Metaverse | EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) Annual Conference.

Crafting Compelling Narratives and Experiences in VR and AR | EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) Annual Conference.

VR and AR: Driving Pedagogical Innovation through Vision and Strategy Workshop – Sponsored learning space design and furniture provided by Steelcase Education I EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) Annual Conference.

 

2017 Workshops and Talks

Virtual Reality Playground: Experiences from Medicine, Health, History, and the Social Sciences | EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI), Houston TX.

Virtual Reality Playground: Experiences from Art, Design, Journalism, Museums, and Cultural Sites | EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI), Houston, TX.

Spotlight Talk Horizon Report 2017: Trends, Challenges, and Technology | EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI), Houston.

Virtual Reality and the Future of Learning Lab | New York.

VR and the Future of Learning Lab in NYC

VR & Mixed Reality Trends: Insights for Educators | SXSWedu, Austin, TX.

Girls Technology Forum: Virtual Reality Playground for K-12 | Hudson County Community College, Jersey City.

KeynoteSee STEM Teaching Differently | Arizona State University (ASU).

VR for Education Workshop | NERCOMP,  Southbridge, MA.

Virtual and Augmented Reality: Stepping Into the New Frontier of Learning | ELI Webinar.

Emerging Directions in Immersive Learning | Campus Technology Webcast.

KeynoteVR, Digital Humanities and the Future of Libraries | Library Association Tech Conference, New Jersey.

Virtual Reality Master Class: Learning Through Immersive Experiences | New Media Consortium, Boston, MA.

Connecting the Dots: Six Meta-Categories from the NMC Horizon Report – 2017 Higher Ed Edition | New Media Consortium, Boston, MA.

Teaching and Learning in a Virtual, Wearable and AI World | Campus Technology Conference, Chicago.

VR and AR Master Classes for Educators – Workshop Series: August 30 – 31 in NYC

    • VR and AR in Education: Focus on Strategic Vision and Implementation;
    • VR and AR in Education: Crafting Immersive Experiences in Humanities, Social Sciences, and STEM.

Designing Immersive Experiences and Stories in VR/AR That Will Transform Learning  | EDUCAUSE Annual Conference.

Insights for Advancing a Digital Learning Strategy in Higher Education | EDUCAUSE Annual Conference.

Virtual and Augmented Reality: The New Frontier of Learning | New Jersey Association of School Librarians (NJASL).

Trends and Applications in VR and AR for Online Learning | OLC Accelerate 2017 | Online Learning Consortium Conference.

Creating the Future: VR Developer as Artists and World Builder | NYU AR/VR Developer’s Day | NYU Tandon School of Engineering.

Strategies & Tools for Prototyping and Visualizing Stories in VR/AR | NYU AR/VR Development Day | NYU Tandon School of Engineering.

Girls Exploring Technology Conference | Rutgers Preparatory School.

VR/AR Trend for Education | Reimagine Education Conference.

The AI Revolution | Reimagine Education Conference.

VR/AR: Stepping into the New Frontier of Learning | EDUCAUSE Live! Webinar – Insights from the EDUCAUSE-ELI Series.

2016 Workshops and Presentations

Virtual Reality and the Future of Education | EDUCAUSE Annual Conference, Anaheim, CA.

Developing Visual Literacy Strategies for Higher Education in the 21st Century | EDUCAUSE Annual Conference, Anaheim, CA.

How Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are Transforming Higher Education | Online Learning Consortium, Orlando, FL.

Virtual Reality and the Future of Learning – Wearable Technology Innovations | Campus Technology, Boston, MA.

Virtual Reality and the Future of Learning | New Media Consortium, Rochester, NY.

Visual  Learning and Emerging Technologies – Rethinking 21st Century Literacy for a Visual World | Digital Education Show Asia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Learning Through Virtual Reality Experiences | SXSWedu, Austin, TX.

Virtual Reality Lab: Immerse Yourself in the Future of Learning | EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI), San Antonio, TX.

Visualization of Emory Craig's keynote talk at the Digital Education Show, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Emory Craig Keynote Visualization at the Digital Education Show, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2015 Workshops and Presentations

Augmented Minds, Smart Bodies: Wearable Tech Enters the Academy| EDUCAUSE Annual Conference, Indianapolis IN.

Wearable Technology and the Future of Learning | Campus Technology, Boston, MA.

Wearable Technologies | Digital Education Show Asia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Immersive Learning: The Wearable Pop-up Studio | New Media Consortium, Washington DC.

Wear to Learn: The Body as Interface | SXSWedu, Austin, TX.

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