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VR Development in Neuroscience

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Segal Graduate School of Business

500 Granville Street

Room 4400

Vancouver, BC V6C 1W6

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Join us to learn how to create VR applications that drive innovation in Neuroscience!

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Are you...interested in Virtual Reality? Looking to have hands-on experience creating your own VR application? Wondering how VR comes in handy to solve real-world problems?

Say no more and get a ticket to Design Lab's workshop:

VR Development in Neuroscience

If you’re interested in developing with VR technology, this workshop is for you! You’ll walk away with new tools and techniques to create VR apps using Unity.

  1. Explore different research and commercial opportunities in this industry
  2. Learn about VR and its applications in the Neuroscientific Research
  3. Walk away knowing how to build your own VR app
  4. Create VR applications from the ground up through a step-by-step tutorial
  5. Connect with a community of health/tech enthusiasts in Vancouver

No prior VR coding experience is necessary; however, the workshop content is most suitable for people who have worked with one/more of the following languages: Java, C#, Python, C++ or Javascript

Lunch, drinks, and refreshments will be served!

Speakers:

Manolis Savva

Assistant professor in the School of Computing Science at SFU and a visiting researcher at Facebook AI.

Arthur Protasio

Award-winning writer, narrative designer and CEO of Fableware Narrative Design

Nicholas Peatfield

Founder of ProtoMe Technologies Inc

Date & Location:

Saturday, September 21, 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM (Doors opens at 9:45 AM)

Room 4400 Segal Building

Simon Fraser University (Downtown campus)

500 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC V6C 1W6

Agenda

  • 9:45 - 10:15 am : Registration
  • 10:15 - 10:30 am : Introduction/ Opening
  • 10:30 - 11:00 am : VR in Neuroscience
  • 11:00 - 11:30 am : VR related research topics
  • 11:30 - 12:30 pm : VR Lesson Part I
  • 12:30 - 1:15 pm : Lunch and Networking
  • 1:15 - 1:45 pm : Narrative design and storytelling for VR projects
  • 1:45 - 4:00 pm : VR Lesson Part II
  • 4:00 - 4:30 pm : Demo and Closing
  • 4:30 - 5:30 : Discussion and Networking

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    Design Lab is a nonprofit organization that is based in Vancouver. Our vision is to integrate health and tech to create a community that achieves more in both areas. We host tech events in Vancouver that teach the technical aspects of up and coming technology and create workshops to teach and develop new skills.

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    Segal Graduate School of Business

    500 Granville Street

    Room 4400

    Vancouver, BC V6C 1W6

    Canada

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    Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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