FutuTalks 13.12.2016: VR and AR - Challenges, solutions, and the new UX

Intrigued with the AR hype? Unsure what there's in it for you? What are the biggest obstacles and best ways to get real benefits from virtual and augmented reality? And how does design and UX change when we move to a virtualized world?
If you've ever pondered any of these questions, we’d like to warmly welcome you to Futurice to join us for our FutuTalks session arranged by our FutuLabs future tech initiative, focusing on AR and VR.

VR& AR - Challenges, solutions and the new UX

Annankatu 34B, 8th floor

 You are welcome to join also for shorter time.

During the evening, we'll cover

• VR and AR's future applications and format, biggest challenges and tips on how to beat them - Kirsi Louhelainen

• How does the new technology affect the way we think about design? Challenges, potential, and guidelines to surviving new technology - Maria Lumiaho

• The making of AR application for Hololens using state-of-the-art facial recognition algorithm - Tugberk Durman

You'll have the opportunity to try out latest VR/AR gadgets and applications such as Microsoft Hololens, HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. Check out Google Earth, playing space shooter in the 3D space, and more! 
You can also try out and discuss our own demos and customer projects, including the facial recognition application we’ve created for the Microsoft HoloLens.

We'll also discuss our upcoming VR/AR Service Design Kit, which will help you to plan and visualize your VR/AR application needs and use cases.

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For more information, contact:

Kirsi Louhelainen Senior Consultant, FutuLabs Lead
+358 50 375 9009