Emerging Media Lab Orientation

Series: CTLT Institute

Event Date & Time

  • August 23, 2018
    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Event Description

We highly encourage you to visit the Emerging Media Lab Drop-In sessions on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 12-1:30pm to explore the different technologies on offer – virtual reality, augmented reality, and 360 videos – before attending this session.

This orientation introduces the available tools and resources at the Emerging Media Lab, including an overview of the current virtual and augmented reality projects, in-depth discussions on the educational applications of each technology, and how you can get involved in experimenting with these technologies in your classrooms.

Tools that will be introduced includes the Microsoft Hololens, HTC Vive, 360-degree videos, and other VR/AR equipment.

This event is part of our CTLT Summer Institute. For more Institute events, please click here.


Sharon Hu, Instructional Designer, Faculty of Education

Nadia Picco, Team Lead, UBC Studios


Venue Website:

2125 Main Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 1Z4