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This is a group for anyone interested in VR. We are a diverse group of enthusiasts and developers. Join to try out hardware, test some demos, or discuss VR development.

Upcoming events (5+)

How AR/VR is Preparing Modern Workers for the Dangerous, Expensive & Improbable

For this month's meetup we are breaking with tradition and moving things around a bit. The April meetup will be held on April 25th instead of the usual third Thursday. Additionally, this meetup will be held at Station Houston downtown. Event Details: Corporations of tomorrow are tasked not only with attracting industry’s best talent, but equipping their talent with the systems and training to make empowered decisions. As the workforce rapidly changes, learning tools must adapt to the modern day employee needs. Declining retention, increased use of temporary workers, and veteran employees aging out of the workforce has put institutional knowledge at risk. Learn how immersive technology is shifting the paradigm of corporate training while having the potential to save the industry $13.5 billion by 2019. By considerably displacing the amount spent on traditional training models and the logistical burden it creates, augmented and virtual reality environments offer both a savings on the bottom line and a highly immersive and engaging environment hands-on training experience for the end user. As immersive technologies, such as virtual reality, continue to become more prevalent within today’s business environment, come learn from thought leaders of the industry on how best to integrate immersive technologies into how your employees learn, train, and collaborate. Join to learn how AR/VR technologies: can save corporations millions of dollars and thousands of hours. have been successfully implemented through real-life case studies. will evolve and impact leading industries that drive the Houston economy. Agenda: 6:00 - 6:30 Check-in & Networking 6:30 - 7:30 Program Keynote Speaker w/ Q&A Panel Discussion 7:30 - 8:30 AR/VR Demonstrations & Networking As usual everyone is welcome! Please also RSVP via the eventbrite link below https://bit.ly/2V0BIdR

Test Some VR Hardware and Catch Presentations on the Latest VR Developments!

We'll have multiple consumer Oculus Rifts (CV1) and HTC Vives to try out, as well as a handful of GearVRs. Brief presentations will be given about the current and upcoming VR hardware and software. The more hardware, the merrier, so if you have equipment, feel free to bring it in! Everyone is welcome!

Test Some VR Hardware and Catch Presentations on the Latest VR Developments!

We'll have multiple consumer Oculus Rifts (CV1) and HTC Vives to try out, as well as a handful of GearVRs. Brief presentations will be given about the current and upcoming VR hardware and software. The more hardware, the merrier, so if you have equipment, feel free to bring it in! Everyone is welcome!

Test Some VR Hardware and Catch Presentations on the Latest VR Developments!

We'll have multiple consumer Oculus Rifts (CV1) and HTC Vives to try out, as well as a handful of GearVRs. Brief presentations will be given about the current and upcoming VR hardware and software. The more hardware, the merrier, so if you have equipment, feel free to bring it in! Everyone is welcome!

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