november, 2021

04nov11:00 am12:00 pmMOVE Series - Extended Reality for Everybody11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Michigan Online, powered by the Center for Academic Innovation, is excited to continue a virtual faculty speaker series for fall 2021, the Michigan Online Visionary Educators (MOVE) Series. Michigan Online connects learners around the world to University of Michigan’s leading educators and innovators. Learners are highly engaged, passionate and always looking for new opportunities. The MOVE Series features faculty partners to bring learners unique online events that bring timely relevant topics that both faculty and our global learners are passionate about.

The MOVE Series kicked off in February 2021 and will continue on a monthly cadence. See below for details and to REGISTER. We hope to see you there!

REGISTER HERE

Title: MOVE Series – Extended Reality for Everybody

Featured Faculty and Staff:

  • Michael Nebeling, Assistant Professor of Information, School of Information and Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, College of Engineering
  • Jeremy Nelson, Director, XR Initiative, Center for Academic Innovation

Attendees can expect to learn:

  • Very brief overview of XR tech and promising applications
  • How the Future of Work will be impacted by XR
  • How Social VR is used for collaboration
  • Considerations for Accessibility in XR
  • Privacy and Security
  • How Virtual Production brings XR to the world
  • What is the Metaverse and why should I care?

Attendees are encouraged to submit questions for the panelist(s) at the time of registration and we will do our best to answer them during the event.

The Center for Academic Innovation (CAI) is committed to ensuring that our meetings and events are accessible to all individuals. This event will be using Zoom. Please let us know how we can ensure that this event is inclusive to you. What accommodations or access needs can we help facilitate? Contact Trevor Parnell, Event and Marketing Specialist (tparn@umich.edu) with any questions or access needs.

Time

(Thursday) 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location

Virtual Event

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