The global pandemic is helping accelerate digital transformation as enterprises deploy technology to adjust to new operational norms. VR and AR have proven, high-value use cases, such as remote assistance and virtual training, that enable a workforce to achieve new efficiencies.
SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB)
May 14, 2020
The VR/AR Association (VRARA) today announced Lenovo as the Title Sponsor of the VR/AR Global Summit Online (GSO) Conference + Expo, taking place June 1-3, 2020. This event will showcase the latest in scalable enterprise Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality solutions and address the role immersive technologies play in the current world situation due to COVID-19. Lenovo, a leader in the immersive tech industry, will take the stage and host discussions on its cutting-edge technology and thoughts on a post-pandemic industry.
“The global pandemic is helping accelerate digital transformation as enterprises deploy technology to adjust to new operational norms. VR and AR have proven, high-value use cases, such as remote assistance and virtual training, that enable a workforce to achieve new efficiencies. Lenovo anticipates a dynamic exchange of experiences and insights with customers and industry peers to advance the adoption of extended reality technologies during the Global VR/AR Summit,” said Michael Leone, Director of Commercial AR/VR, Intelligent Devices Group, Lenovo.
The Summit will feature Fortune 500’s to startups and expects to host 10,000+ attendees. The event, which will take place over 3 days and across 3 time zones, will feature over 200 speakers and exhibitors, plus a large number of networking and social events. The lineup, featuring panelists and keynote speakers, will deliver compelling insights on the current state and future of VR and AR and the impact on specific sectors such as enterprise, education, entertainment and healthcare.
The show will highlight curated content about COVID-19, the “new normal” and what is happening now in the world. It will explore the important role of immersive tech, including Remote Work, Online/Virtual Events, Re-Opening the Economy with Virtual Tech, Enterprise and Training, Music/Entertainment Online, Digital Humans and the Psychology of Avatars. Thought leaders from around the globe will gather to share their thoughts and ideas.
“We welcome Lenovo as the Title Sponsor of the event and know that they are in stellar company for our online conference,” says Kris Kolo, Global Executive Director, VRARA. “We are excited to welcome sponsors and speakers from Intel, Axians, Periscape VR, TigerHeart London, AndPull, PICO, World Bank, IBM, USA Today, the VR Fund, Deutsche Telecom, Korea Telecom, HTC Vive, WondARlands, AARP, HP, Nokia, Stanford University, Cleanbox, YUR Fit and so many other incredible global companies.”
Tickets to the Global Summit Online are now available. Ticket prices range from $0 – $99 USD for Premium Access, that allows for networking in the event and social events. To learn more about the Global Summit Online and to get tickets, please visit http://www.vrarglobalsummit.com
About the VR/AR Global Summit
VR/AR Global Summits are world-class events bringing together the best knowledge and networking for enterprise, hardware, software and content providers.
About the VR/AR Association
The VR/AR Association (The VRARA) is an international organization designed to foster collaboration between companies and brands in the virtual reality and augmented reality ecosystem that accelerates growth, fosters research and education, helps develop industry standards, connects member organizations and promotes the services of member companies.
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Published at Thu, 14 May 2020 00:00:00 +0000