MXRXP – The Mixed Realities Experience



What Is #MXRXP?

A showcase of mixed realities you can only find at The Training, Learning and Development Conference. Hands-on demonstrations that will blow your mind and show you the future is here — and its application for L&D is huge.

In short, the coolest way to learn through experience you’ve seen in awhile.

It Will Feature:

  • Virtual Reality: A computer technology that reproduces a real or artificial environment and imitates a user’s physical presence in that environment allowing for interaction. Virtual reality creates digital contexts that behave in ways that mimic real-world analogs.  Also known as immersive multimedia or computer-simulated reality. Examples of this would be the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift.
  • Augmented Reality: Physical, real-world environments that are augmented (or supplemented) by a variety of computer-generated input. Augmented reality embeds digital information into real-world contexts. An example of this would be Google Glass.
  • Hybrid/Mixed Reality: Merging real and virtual worlds to create new environments where the physical and digital co-exist and interact. An example of this would be the Microsoft Hololens


Why Is #MXRPX at TLDC?

The implications of mixed realities for training and development are tremendous. With current major product launches from Oculus, HTC and Playstation, 2016 is set to be the year virtual reality takes off. And with the VR Market expected to grow to a $15.9 billion industry by 2019, an #MXRXP showcase at TLDC is exactly the kind of content we want you to plug into — before it hits the mainstream.

Announcing: Malia Probst

Malia-ProbstWe’re excited to announce that Malia Probst is a TLDC16 keynote! Malia is a VR Producer/Connector, host of The Real Virtual Show and Director of Brand Strategy and Host for VRScout.  Malia is bringing mixed realities insight and commentary you won’t find at any other industry conferences, so prepare to be engaged in this new technology changing how we work and play.


The Benefit to You:

Brent Schlenker testing VR at CES 2016

Brent Schlenker testing VR at CES 2016

“We’re making a long-term bet that immersive virtual and augmented reality will become a part of people’s daily lives.”
— Mark Zuckerberg

These mixed realities stand to revolutionize education and redefine fundamental human experiences. Not only will you experience this cutting-edge technology at #TLDC16, but you’ll also walk away understanding the business case and why it matters to your future.

Even if your organization isn’t ready to adopt mixed realities, your awareness of these new technologies can be beneficial to your professional development — and fun!

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