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Tech on Tap: Virtual Reality: Hype or Hope?
September 17 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Can virtual reality and augmented reality change our society? Discover how researchers at the University of Maryland are exploring the use of VR and AR in emergency medicine, law enforcement and even the performing arts with Amitabh Varshney, Dean of the College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences – Univ. of Maryland. Get here early to grab food from Killer Tomato Pizza, a seat, and a beer!
For a sneak peak, check out this fascinating video about a UMD project that transforms opera into an immersive virtual reality experience: https://tinyurl.com/y5uy4szf.
Tech on Tap is presented by Loudoun County Public Library and Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC). It is open to adults 21 and older; registration is not required. Learn more at https://tinyurl.com/y2kpbsj8.