#10 Education, Training, Business, Health & Engineering Session 

REAL WORLD VR- VR/AR/MR Education, Training, Business, Health, Engineering Session 

Real World VR - Business, Engineering, Health, Education


Real world VR is a must attend for Virtual, Augmented & Mixed Reality (VR/AR/MR) enthusiasts & professionals, the business, health, education/training & mining/engineering sector, urban planning/property developers. Find out about VR/AR/MR applications, business tools, simulation & training, 3D visualisation, projection mapping and hear from some of the industries award winning mentors. Includes a high-profile speakers forum, Q&A, projects on Samsung Gear VR, networking, Kaiju Beer specials and nibbles.

– FRANK VETERE – Professor of Human-Computer Interaction at the University of Melbourne.
– JAMES TIBBETT – Virtual Reality Development Manager – UNSW Australia Mining Engineering.
– ANDRE SELTON – Marketing Director – Plattar


FRANK VETERE – Professor of Human-Computer Interaction at the University of Melbourne.

Frank Vitare Real World VR Session
Frank leads the Interaction Design Laboratory and is director of the research centre for Social Natural User Interfaces, a collaborative initiative with Microsoft Research. His research interests are in human-centred innovation, design thinking, technologies for ageing-well and interactions in mixed realities. Frank will speak about a project physiotherapy education, using body-based projection mapping and interactive virtual objects.


JAMES TIBBETT – Virtual Reality Development Manager – UNSW Australia Mining Engineering. PhD Engineering & Mining.

James Tibbett Real World VR

James leads the Virtual Reality and simulation and training department for UNSW mining. He has created the Mining Education Australia (MEA) Mineral Awareness VR experience to take students on a virtual journey to explore the origins of the mineral ingredients required to make a smartphone. James was recently awarded for his work at the 13th International Society for Rock Mechanics Congress in Montreal, Canada.
– VR demos of the Mining Education Australia (MEA) Mineral Awareness VR experience will be available for viewing on Samsung Gear VR headsets on the night.


ANDRE SELTON – Marketing, Plattar

Real World VR Plattar

Andre is the marketing Manager for Plattar, the world’s simplest augmented reality creator.


Tuesday 17th October
Loop Project Space & Bar, 23 Meyers Place, Melbourne
Doors open at 6pm
Speakers commence at 6.30pm
Demonstrations & networking from 8.30pm – 10.30pm
Kaiju Beer Specials on the night!!

View footage from the Feb 21 Music VR / MR session
View footage from September VR session here



There will be nibbles, demos on Samsung Gear VR headsets, and networking opportunities after 8.30pm. It’s a great opportunity to get up close to some of the most influential people in the business. Experience the UNSW Mining Engineering – Mining Education Australia (MEA) Mineral Awareness VR experience and more.

Loop Project Space & Bar is one of Melbourne’s most atmospheric and iconic venues with an exceptional wine & cocktail list & a large range of craft beers and menu.



FREE ENTRY (click on the REGISTER tab top right).

We look forward to seeing you on the night.
Thank you.
We meet every second month on a Tuesday evening at Loop Project Space & Bar.




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