GESS conducted an Educational Expo, at Sheikh Saeed Halls, Dubai World Trade Centre from Feb 26th-28th. This event was one of the biggest educational expos in the world, attended by over 12,000 educational professionals from 92 countries. It was a three-day event organising over 250 CPD accredited seminars and workshops.
Virtual reality/Augmented reality was one of the three main areas that influenced educational methods this year, Neuroscience and Well being and Future leaders being the other two areas. GESS welcomed around 550 companies and brands from 31 countries.
IVRE-Immersive Virtual Reality Education is an AR/VR software firm based in Waterford, Ireland. IVRE launched online Virtual Social learning and presentation platform ENGAGE. It creates a Multi user environment for meetings, classes, training, tutorials and presentations for educators. ENGAGE gives the user an immersive environment, where they can communicate, participate with other educators all around the world, from the comfort of their own home using Virtual Reality.
ENGAGE can be used for a classroom or group teachings and discussions or used in a one to one environment, making learning an interesting experience for the students and trainers, through immersive method of learning. ENGAGE can also create any interactive Virtual Environment, which would be cost prohibitive, impossible or dangerous to visit in real life, giving greater understanding to its users.