addresses the need for Virtual Museums to focus on cutting edge 3D and VR/AR technology.

Working Groups:

WORKING GROUP 4.1 – VR/AR STORYTELLING

WORKING GROUP 4.2 – PRESENCE AND NEW TECHNOLOGIES, VISUALIZATION AND INTERACTION

WORKING GROUP 4.3 – GAMIFICATION

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@Reality, a virtual reality + augmented reality studio, to open at Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center

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@Reality will provide the University community with a dedicated space, equipment, software and expertise to properly support experimentation, exploration of virtual reality and augmented reality mediums

4D Printing Market: 4D Printing Could Replace 3D Printing in the Future

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4D Printing Market Size, Industry Analysis Report, Regional Outlook (U.S., Canada, Germany, UK, Italy, France, Spain, Italy, Russia, Poland, China, India, Japan, Australia, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, South Africa, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, UAE), Application Development Potential, Price Trends, Competitive Market Share & Forecast, 2017 – 2024

SONY 3D CREATOR BRINGS SENSOR-LESS 3D SCANNING TO CONSUMERS

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I have always believed that brining 3D to consumers could only work without the need for dedicated depth sensors. This pure-software approach is already being embraced for Augmented Reality with Apple’s upcoming ARKit and Google’s ARCore which was announced last week. Both can give modern smartphones AR-capabilities by just using the regular camera(s), instead of using dedicated sensors like Tango.

2000-Year Old Arch Of Titus’ Menorah Panel Digitally Reconstructed In Vibrant Colors

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Classical Greece brings forth reveries of temples, sanctuaries, and sculptures in their distinctly white marble facades. This notion perhaps has to do with the numerous extant ancient Greek specimens of structures (like the famed Parthenon), along with statues preserved in their ‘achromic’ forms in various museums around the globe. But when it comes to historicity, it was probably the opposite that was true. In essence, most tangible artworks and architectural feats (including the Parthenon) of ancient Greece probably showcased their kaleidoscopic flair with brightly painted facades.

Virtual museums’ aim to attract 11 million visitors

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The Culture Ministry is embracing the Thailand 4.0 initiative with its new hi-tech “smart museum” and “virtual museum” projects that aim to attract 10-11 million visitors next year.

 

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