At the nexus of learning and innovation
Aug
01
August 1, 2:30 pm
Where

Room 3100 and 1170
Abercrombie Building (H70)
Corner Abercrombie Street and Codrington Street, The University of Sydney NSW 2006

CRLI Innovative Technologies @University of Sydney Showcase and Demo day - Aug 1, 2.30-5.00pm

Where

Room 3100 and 1170
Abercrombie Building (H70)
Corner Abercrombie Street and Codrington Street, The University of Sydney NSW 2006

Interested in getting hands-on with augmented and virtual reality? Want to explore the use of the Immersive Learning Lab or learn how to go from nothing to an immersive VR experience in under 30 minutes? Here's your chance to hear from how the different researchers at the University are approaching eXtended Reality (XR) curriculum and pedagogies, and explore the practical role of augmented and virtual reality in higher education.

Join us on Aug 1 for the Centre for Research on Learning and Innovation (CRLI) Innovative Technologies @USyd Showcase, as part of the University's Innovation Week.

Our program for the day is being finalised but you can expect demos and drop-in exhibition of innovative learning technologies, including live coding of VR experiences and data visualisation.Beeple illustration: Using VR

  • Wednesday 1 August from 2.30-5.00pm
  • Abercrombie Building (H70) at the University of Sydney Darlington campus, rooms 3100 level 3 from 2.30pm, 1170 level 1 from 4pm.
  • Register at http://bit.ly/2JeADVV before July 27
  • Contact us at crli.info@sydney.edu.au with any queries or if you would like to present.

This event is open and relevant to everyone at the University – all you need is some interest! It will be particularly useful for teacher-practitioners and researchers interested in information and data visualisation as well as XR curriculum and pedagogies in higher education. We have presenters lined up from over 5 different disciplines; all with the goal of showcasing and demonstrating how some of the University's recent innovative research and technologies are working towards providing excellence in education and teaching. This event is both hands-on with demos and information rich with a showcase presentation and Q&A around the “real world” uses, issues around, and application of these technologies.

Demo pods will run from 2.30-4.00pm as an Innovative technologies @USyd drop-in space,  followed by showcase presentations and Q&A session from 4.00-5.00pm.

  • 2.30-4.00pm in ABS3100: Innovative technologies @USyd drop-in demo exhibition space including: Woe to Go/Live coding of VR experiences; Data Visualisation and OLE; VR/ Hands on experience; Stellar Evolution VR project and more
  • 4.00-5.00pm in ABS1170: Innovative Technologies @USyd Showcase opening with "firehose" presentations around the use of innovative technologies, and moving into a panel Q&A session on the XR curriculum and pedagogies.

Registration for this event is free but required before 27 July to secure your space - get to http://bit.ly/2JeADVV before July 27 to sign up! More information will follow to registrants.

Event contact information

CRLI.info@sydney.edu.au