IPaT Thursday Think Tank: Virtual Reality Manufacturing Workplace

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Thursday February 14, 2019
      3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Institute for People and Technology, 75 5th Street NW Suite 600, Atlanta, GA 30308
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Summaries

Summary Sentence: We'll discuss implementation of virtual reality at GE Aviation to provide context for identifying areas of focus that align with the NSF Future of Work at the Human Technology Frontier.

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Moderators:
Christopher Le Dantec, Associate Professor, School of Literature, Media, and Communication
Alyssa Rumsey, PhD student, Digital Media Program

Manufacturing facilities present an opportunity to explore the future of work as technologies like IoT and augmented and virtual reality make inroads into how complex products are engineered and produced. Join Christopher Le Dantec and Alyssa Rumsey as they share an overview of their research, studying the implementation of VR at GE Aviation, to provide context for a larger discussion identifying areas of focus that align with the NSF Future of Work at the Human Technology Frontier. They will document research questions surrounding the future of work and orient interests around the NSF call for proposals due March 6.

Spring 2019 Think Tank calendar

Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

IPaT, Smart Cities and Inclusive Innovation

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Postdoc, Public, Graduate students, Undergraduate students
Categories
Other/Miscellaneous
Keywords
vr, ar, manufacturing, work, workplace, Christopher Le Dantec, IPaT, Institute for People and Technology, Think Tank, IPaT Thursday Think Tank
Status
  • Created By: Alyson Key
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Feb 7, 2019 - 2:09pm
  • Last Updated: Jul 9, 2019 - 3:24pm