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Art of Possible: AR/VR Trends and Futures

  • 18-Jul-2017
  • 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • The Lighthouse Glasgow


Calling all Design Thinkers, Technological Innovators, Artists, Scientists and Civic Entrepreneurs!

If you want to co-create to innovate the future - this Workshop is for you.

Are you interested in how next generation technologies can help us tackle societal challenges, and live better lives?

The Art of Possible is a movement bringing together Scotland’s creatives, policy-makers and STEM professionals to consider civic uses for the regions’ world-leading emerging and enabling technologies.

An official Feeder session for Venturefest Scotland - the national innovation summit; the tech focus for the July Event will be virtual and augmented reality which are proving to have applications across a range of diverse sectors from health, construction and engineering to fashion and film-making.

There are some ground breaking businesses and researchers right here in Scotland including keynote speakers, Dr. Paul Chapman, Head of the School of Simulation and Visualisation (SimVis) at Glasgow School of Art and Peter Dobson, CEO of Eventual VR, who are leading the way in Scotland's AR/VR capability.

ART OF POSSIBLE | PROGRAMME

The Art of Possible is a STEAMS programme for the Glasgow City region bringing design thinkers, technological innovators, scientists and civic entrepreneurs across the STEM, social science and creative industries to engage in Glasgow’s thriving enabling and emerging technology sector to explore what is possible. The programme provides a creative, participatory space for our diverse innovation community to explore new collaborative ideas, opportunities and partnerships that will drive ‘innovation with impact’ for both society and the wider economy.

The Art of Possible programme is an alliance of ideas and activities between Glasgow City Council, The Lighthouse, Glasgow City of Science & Innovation, Cultural Enterprise Office, and Technology Scotland.

Places are limited, please contact info@culturalenterpriseoffice.co.uk with any questions.

Please find tickets on EventBrite here.

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