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Digital Sandbox KC provides early-stage proof-of-concept support for digital products.

Missouri Small Business & Technology Development Center provides technical assistance to startup and existing businesses.

ScaleUP! Kansas City helps businesses with revenues around $200K scale toward their first $1 million.

Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers helps local businesses obtain government contracts.

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Augmented and Virtual Reality Innovation Academy

Tuesday, May 7 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm • Organized By UMKC School of Computing Engineering - Free Enterprise Center
5100 Rockhill Rd., Flarsheim Hall, Room 463, Kansas City, MO 64110


Overview: The following AR/VR Developer Series are offered over four weeks to help engage potential participants, community and university stakeholders in the startup of offering a VR Innovation Academy at UMKC.

Session 1- Week 1: Innovation and Augmented and Virtual Reality March 4-7, 5:30-8:30pm M-Th

Session 2- Week 2: Introduction to Augmented and Virtual Reality Applications April 1-4, 5:30-8:30pm M-Th

Session 3 – Week 3: Creating Learning Content using Creator AVR April 22-25, 5:30-8:30pm M-Th

Session 4- Week 4: Implementing VR and AR in your Business May 6-9, 5:30-8:30pm M-Th

·         Overview of AVR Applications and Solutions related to Business

·         Developing Business Use Cases for VR

·         VR and Multimedia – (360 degree content like photos and videos)

·         Digital Assets and Simple Creation in Creator AVR

Open House: 

We invite you to attend our Open House and see the new facility before Spring 2019 Sessions begin.  Open House attendance is free, but you must sign up for a time slot to attend.

Tuesday, February 26

4:30-5:30 PM  SIGN UP

5:30-6:30 PM  SIGN UP

6:30-7:30 PM  SIGN UP

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Augmented and Virtual Reality Innovation Academy UMKC School of Computing and Engineering
5100 Rockhill Rd.
Flarsheim Hall, Room 463
Kansas City, MO 64110
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