TH208 - Virtual Reality: How to Begin and Gain Support in Your Organization

Thursday, February 07 | 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM | Room: 1F

Session Description:
How do you introduce and sell the concept of virtual reality (VR) training to get your organization to invest into this new and amazing technology? Hear from a group of passionate L&D staff that developed and grew an idea into one of the best VR training systems in their organization and in commercial aviation. It started with a simple VR game to sell the concept internally; the end result was that the talent development team became a critical business partner recognized and supported by the C-suite and their peers as an innovative and leading-edge training division. This session will share these best practices and results.

Application on the Job:
Initiate the launch of a basic VR training program in a simple but effective way.
Gain buy-in from senior leaders who may be unfamiliar with the results the technology can yield.
Share the outcome and how it solved a major business problem by using this technology.

Type: Concurrent Session

Tracks: Trending Technology

Attendee Level: Leader/Decision Maker

Target Audiences: Director/Manager, Trainer/Facilitator

Topic: Virtual reality


Joshi, Himanshu

Joshi, Himanshu

Senior Manager, Innovation and Digital Learning

Qatar Airways