It’s that time again, this year’s iLRN is coming up soon. Experts from around the world gather to present the latest technological developments that create an immersive learning environment. Because this year ’s event is just around the corner, we want to give you all the relevant information.
ILRN was founded back in 2014 as a nonpfrofit organization that is connecting researchers, developers and educators from all over the world with the goal to seek out, innovate and showcase the possibilites of immersive learning. Virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality offer various ways to target economic, enviromental and social problems. ILRN’s mission is to create a flourishing community for the good of the planet and all itsa inhabitants. The following video is an example of how mixed reality technology can be incorporated into an educational process.
This year’s schedule
We are particularly proud that this year’s event will be held in Vienna for the first time. Another special feature of this year’s fair is the hybrid implementation of the event days. The activities of the first two days (May 30-31, 2022) will take place on the virtual campus operated by Virbela, followed by three days on site (June 01-04, 2022) at the University of Applied Sciences BFI Vienna.
This years iLRN covers various topics like:
Assessment and Evaluation
Language, Culture& Heritage
Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, Access, & Social Justice
Early Childhood Development & Learning
Galleries, Libraries, Archives, & Museums
Workforce Development & Industry Training
K-12 STEM Education
Basic Research and Theory in Immersive Learning
Now the only question left open is, how to participate?
In Vienna, at the premises of the FH University of Applied Sciences BFI Vienna, located at Wohlmutstraße 22, 1020 Vienna.
And on the iLRN Virtual Campus.
Gabriel Haumer, Oliver Kerschbaum