VR SUCCESS: How Madison College became a Leader in VR for Student Education
VRARA Chicago Chapter
About this talk
As VR adoption slowly gains traction with businesses and organizations, the industry is consistently looking for successful cases where the technology has been deployed and is delivering ROI to stakeholders. Enter Madison College. Madison College has emerged as a pioneer in the adoption of VR in its curriculum for students. Carly Brady, Academic Manager – Academic Technology Strategic Academic Initiatives and Bill Ballo, Faculty – Academic Technology Strategic Academic Initiatives will join our panel and talk about their journey through initial trial phases, hardware choices and pilot programs - culminating with their successful grant writing process that led to a full-scale deployment across the entire Madison College system. Carly and Bill will be joined by Jon Brouchoud, CEO of ARCH Virtual - the VR platform that is at the foundation of the program at Madison College. Jon will talk about his work with the team, including key features that the platform offers, and how their tools were integrated into the Madison College program. The panel will be moderated by Ed Haravon, VRARA - Chicago president and co-founder of Get Real - an immersive technology consulting firm headquartered in Chicago.
Please join us on January 31st at 1pm CT for a lively panel discussion and audience Q&A. Regardless of your industry or use case - the story of Madison College is ideally suited for anyone looking to deploy VR in their organization.