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Augmented Reality / Virtual Reality Symposium @ the SEC (Day 1)

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022 4pm to 7pm

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022 4pm to 7pm

Science and Engineering Complex (SEC), TBD
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Deep Dive: What is the Metaverse? Can I order a pizza there? Will it taste good? What AR/VR activity is happening at Harvard?

Six Harvard researchers will give short flashtalks on their XR research. Guaranteed to knock your virtual socks off.

Rus Gant - Harvard Visualization Lab and immersive instruction (Geology, Language,+); SEC and Harvard campus digital twins
Iulian Radu - AR MakerSpace training; VR empathy & bias training
Shari Metcalf - XR in STEM education
Tica Lin - immersive Analytics, SportsXR
Vijay Reddi - architecting future XR systems; edge computing
Peter Der Manuelian - immersive XR in Ancient Egyptian archaeological research

Portals to the Metaverse provided. Non-virtual pizza and drinks also provided for comparison.

3 hours: 4:00-7:00pm

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