Past Meetup

Augmenting Reality in Education & Training

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Skills Matter

116-120 Goswell Road London, EC1V 7DP · London

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116-120 Goswell Road London, EC1V 7DP

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6:30 - 6:50...Register & Networking

6:50 - 8:10...Live Presentations

1) Steve Dann - Amplified Robot - Augmented & Virtual Reality in Education & Training - Presentation

2) Dr Anthony ‘Skip’ Basiel is a thought leader in learning technology and work based learning. He has been in Higher Education for over 20 years as a Research Fellow, Instructional Designer, Sr. Lecturer, Head of Programmes and currently as Associate Dean at Hult International Business School. Recent publications include 'Teaching and Learning Online' and the British Council

on eLearning for teaching English.

3) Peter O'Shaughnessy - Developer, Future Technologies, Pearson - As part of Pearson's Future Technologies team, Peter explores upcoming technologies and develops prototypes for future education applications.

4) Dr. Joel R. Mitchelson - Ogglebox Sensory Computing - "How to Build a Time Portal, and other adventures in augmented reality"

5) Colum Elliott-Kelly - Head of Education at Blippar - Presentation

6) Steve Dann - Amplified Robot - The latest Augmented Reality news and ideas from around world

7) Your chance to try out - Oculus Rift, Meta 1, Zeiss VR1.

8:20 - 9.00 - Member Announcements, Ask the Experts and Networking


Check this out - Meta are holding an AR Cocktail Party and Workshop - 11/12th March

Meta, makers of a collaborative AR platform ( ( are hosting a cocktail party and workshop for those interested in AR. It's a great opportunity to get more info on their platform and their thoughts on the future of AR broadly. For a 10% discount, feel free to use the code 'augmentingreality' or this unique link: