UPC + IDEAL : XRedu | Immersive Technologies in Education

October 26th, 2021

10h - 14h / 17h - 20h

The 26th October 2021, IDEAL Centre d’Arts Digitales will host the second  edition of UPC + IDEAL: XR EDU, a conference focused on exploring the impact of  Extended Reality (XR, VR and mixed reality) technologies in education.  

We will discover through engaging conversations with experts new  possibilities and opportunities for the application of Extended Reality (XR)  technologies in the educational sector. Speakers from different  backgrounds will join us to help us understand the present situation in  order to better foresee the future opportunities.  

Limited Capacity, Free entrance 

Live streaming: FREE


MORNING| 10h – 14h
XRedu  talk
Jordi Sellas, CEO IDEAL
Nuevas Formas de Aprendizaje round table
Laura Raya Gonzalez – Dira. U-tad Postgraduate in Immersive Technologies and RV
Oscar García Pañella – Dir. ENTI-UB, IEBS
Narcís Parés Burguès – Dept of Information and Communications Technologies UPF
Toni Hernández – ICE-UPC PHD project
moderated by Isabel Gimenez Álvarez – manager a GoHub Barcelona
Knowledge effectiveness through VR  talk
Heitor Bravi – Key Account director a Pico Interactive

Learning by Exploring round table
Albert Sierra – Area of  Public Programs at l’Agència Catalana del Patrimoni Cultural
Robert Michael Fox – founder de Biosphere VR
Luis Villarejo – co-foundador and  CEO of Immersium Studio
moderated by Virginia Folonari – project manger IDEAL
Nuevos Horizontes: Cuando la sensórica se integra en la RV
Lidia Pitzalis – HP Business Education Developer
XR tecnologías para e-learning
Pierre Bourdin, professor and researcher at UOC
Explorando el embodiment para mejorar el aprendizaje en XR
Sofía Seinfeld, professor and researcher  at CITM-UPC
Jordi Sellas – CEO IDEAL




EVENING| 17h – 20h


17:00 – 17:10
Nuria Navarro, communication director IDEAL
17:10 – 18:10
BAU – Diego Suárez
UPC – Salvador Bolarín Molina – Nebulosa
VIBE for ELISAVA – Saúl Baeza Argüello
ENTI – Víctor López, programador; Xavier Paradis, compositor y diseñador de sonido; Marçal Iglesias, artista – VR demo
moderated by Rosa Monge,  content director IDEAL
18:10 – 19:00
Visuales en tiempo real para eventos (SMODE) masterclass
Jordi Massó – visual artist and Technical Director IDEAL
19:10 – 19:50
Workflow en tiempo real con herramientas de código masterclass
Alba Corral – visual artist
Nuria Navarro – Communication director IDEAL


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