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OIW 2018: A shortcut to well-being via AR/VR+Gaming

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This event is part of #oiw2018 program and aims to show how Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Gaming can contribute to Sustainable Development and help to bridge the gaps in inequalities.

After real-life cases presented we will have a panel discussion with the area professionals on how the recent technology development make us more and more dependent and where does it lead us to.

During the event, we will have opportunities for coffee, snacks, and networking of course.

 

Tickets here!

Program:

9:00 Doors open, Weak-up Coffee

9:10-9:20 Welcome speech

9:20-9:50 Is VR really going to make us happy? by Algirdas Stonys, CEO of Telesoftas

9:50-10:20 How Will VR Change Treatment in Mental Health? by Audrone Miskinyte, Ass.Professor at University of Bergen

10:20-10:50 AR & VR as Measures to Decrease Technology Gaps Between the Disabled: the Case of DotWatch by Eglė Čiuoderienė, Chief Business Development Officer at SneakyBox

10:50-11:20 Creating new realities – how games and AI are changing our place in the world
by Renaldas Žioma, Shepherd at Unity Technologies

11:20-11:50 Coffee break, Mingling

11:50-12:50 Panel Discussion: Can AR/VR and Games Save the World?

12:50-13:00 Lunch.

17:10 - Welcome Back to our FUN part with Edutainment, AfterWork party and SAUNA

*We are polishing the program, thus it is subject to change

Earlier Event: September 23
Open House Oslo på SALT
Later Event: September 26
OIW 2018: CryptoSociety: Are we ready?