Simulation & Training Speaker Series: Augmented, Mixed & Virtual Reality (AR, MR, VR)
June 23, 2021
Join this free, 2-hour online event from Unity, the world’s leading platform for real-time 3D and creating content for augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) applications.
The event will explore exciting applications of extended reality technology in defense, government and cybersecurity. Learn how augmented reality (AR), mixed reality (MR), and virtual reality (VR) help teams and individuals complete tasks faster, reduce errors, improve knowledge retention, and save lives.
Discover the diverse areas where AR, MR and VR are making a significant impact, including:
- Maintenance and on-the-job training
- Cybersecurity risks and operations
- First responder training
Unity for Government update (John Cunningham, Head of Government Solutions, Unity)
Creating intelligent AR/VR applications for government (Erika Peace, Senior Product Manager, Government, Unity; Emaleigh Shriver, Lead, Customer Success Specialist, Unity)
From novice to expert in an instant: Using AR on the job in the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Navy and U.S. Coast Guard (Marlo Brooke, Founder and CEO, AVATAR Partners)
Can simulation help first responders save lives? (William “Bill” Godfrey, CEO and Fire Chief (Ret.), C3 Pathways)
Cybersecurity data visualization in the next dimension (Jason Ingalls, Founder and CEO, Ingalls Information Security)
Q&A and panel discussion - All speakers participated in a panel discussion and answered engaging questions from the audience.
Unity is the world’s leading platform for creating and operating interactive, real-time 3D (RT3D) content. Creators, ranging from game developers and architects to automotive designers, filmmakers and more, use Unity to make their creations come to life. Unity’s platform provides a comprehensive set of software solutions to create, run and monetize interactive, real-time 2D and 3D content for mobile phones, tablets, PCs, consoles, and AR and VR devices. Content can be built once and deployed and operated across more than 20 platforms, including Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, Microsoft HoloLens, and Oculus, among others. Unity powers 90% of head-worn AR experiences.