Immersive technology lab opens at Ormeau Baths

  • Digital Catapult Northern Ireland has now officially opened a brand new immersive lab situated in the Belfast-based Ormeau Baths.

    The new Digital Catapult immersive lab at Orbeau Baths aims to offer companies assistance with how technologies such as virtually reality and mixed reality can enable the companies to develop their business. The labs are an ideal place to demonstrate and test immersive experiences and demonstrate ideas to prospective clients, investor and partners.

    Immersive labs were launched last year in several locations throughout the UK, and since then it's been incredible to see the activity, growth and shared learning that is happening between experts, businesses, investors and academics to enable progress immersive technologies in the UK.

    "This is an exciting time for immersive technology here. Northern Ireland has a strong tradition of innovation and we aim to help business, both large and small, to take the next step in exploring digital solutions and how they can help them to work faster will help us compete on a global scale, promoting the region as a hub for new technology and ideas," commented, Adrian Johnston, Digital Catapult NI New Director.

    Each space across the UK is equipped with a range of the latest augmented virtual reality hardware, not only that but the equipment is available to hire by all businesses of all sizes. NI is brimming with startup ideas that are forward thinking and innovative across numerous industries, namely the creative industries and technology, being able to work with the entrepreneurs and their teams is a privilege for Digital Catapult.

    Source: Digital Catapult Northern Ireland Press Release

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