How XR will Democratize Education Globally

2020 Educators in VR International Summit


2020 Educators in VR International Summit brings together educators, learners, researchers, and experts in VR, AR, and XR to share their their passion for integrating immersive technology in education.

Track: Special Event

How XR will Democratize Education Globally

Alan Smithson, CEO, MetaVRse

XR technologies have the potential to unlock the true potential of humanity. Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality (XR) has proven to be one of the most efficient, effective means by which to educate, train, upskill, reskill and educate people. This keynote talk, outlines the different types of XR technologies and how they will form the basis for the next revolution in education, training and learning.

Alan Smithson is a lifelong entrepreneur with a vision to bring the best teams and technology together to build the most effective, efficient learning system ever created. His personal mission is to ‘inspire and educate future leaders to think and act in a socially, economically and environmentally sustainable way’. Mr. Smithson is the CEO of MetaVRse a platform marketplace for future-proof learning with a mission of democratizing education globally using spatial computing technologies.

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