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Sold out : VR for Good

16 May 14:00-17:00 at hedgehog lab, Generator Studios, Trafalgar St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 2LA

We take a look at how VR is being used by charities and aid organisations throughout the world. Virtual reality enables stories to be told in the most emotive and immersive way possible, placing the user in the very epicentre of events as they unfold.

The format of the workshop will be short presentation followed by a lengthy hands on session with access to try various VR hardware including Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Samsung GearVR and Google Daydream headsets.

Your host for the session

    Shaun has been a digital creative for over 30 years having studied graphic design in the early 80’s, started his own small games company in the 8-bit era, founded Hardware Records label in the early 90’s and went on to head up online development at the then fledgling Global Underground label. Shaun has recently joined the team at hedgehog lab as Director of Immersive Technologies focusing on the strategic development of the VR/AR/MR division.

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