W205 - Powering Next-Gen Learning With VR and xAPI

Wednesday, February 06 | 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM | Room: 1F

Session Description:
Virtual reality technologies have long been just out of reach for the mainstream. However, recent VR innovations have allowed instructional designers and learning engineers to create and distribute custom VR content in ways that make it a transformative part of training and learning programs. When combined with xAPI, these futuristic technologies allow us to gain never before captured insights from next-gen digital experiences. In this session, you will learn about the benefits of VR training and explore case studies that demonstrate how organizations are designing and building their own xAPI-enabled 360-degree VR content to support employee learning when it comes to safety, soft skills, and onboarding.

Application on the Job:
Discover how organizations are creating their own xAPI-powered VR content for learning and training.
Understand how advances in data and learning analytics provide insight into the value of VR learning content.
Learn what the advantages and benefits are of adding VR content to your learning and training programs.

Type: Concurrent Session

Tracks: Attendee Level - Intermediate, Trending Technology

Target Audiences: Target Audiences - Instructional Designer, Target Audiences - Trainer/Facilitator

Topic: Virtual reality


Roth, Margaret

Roth, Margaret


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Blackmon, John

Blackmon, John



Milloway, Melissa

Milloway, Melissa

Learning Experience Design Manager