Learn about the competitive advantages that AR, VR and MR offer (including enhanced sales & marketing efforts, improved service margins, optimized manufacturing operations and streamlined product design) and best practices to implement them in your organization at LiveWorx.
Don't miss Keynote Speaker Alex Kipman, Technical Fellow, AI Perception & Mixed Reality Team at Microsoft! You may know him best as the inventor of both Microsoft’s HoloLens and Kinect (Xbox 360), which opened a virtual holographic universe and changed the face of computing forever. Alex takes the LiveWorx mainstage on Tuesday, June 19th!
Below is a sampling of the sessions you'll find on AR/VR technologies this year:
AR Strategy for Differentiating After-Sales Support
Monday, June 18th | 11:30am - 12:15pm
Learn how OCME, an Italian machinery producer in food & beverage processing, defined and validated an AR strategy to transform their after-sales business, making it more profitable and competitive. In just four weeks, OCME developed and launched two PoC projects: the first leveraging AR with rich 3D content for the Microsoft Hololens, and the second for RealWear HTM-1 with Assisted Reality where 3D augmentation is not presented at all.
3 Takeaways To Deploy AR Projects On Time and Under Budget
Monday, June 18th | 2:30pm - 3:15pm
You will see live demos and videos of select deployed AR projects and participate in a lively interactive discussion.
Bringing AR to Your Business: How Hard is It?
Tuesday, June 19th | 9:00am - 9:45am
Many companies are either at the start of their AR journey or are figuring out how to get started. How can you accelerate the process? And, how hard is it to take and repurpose your existing content– CAD, documents, data– and generate usable AR experiences? This session will provide an overview of Fujitsu’s first steps on their AR journey. Discover how AR is an important and scalable part of their business strategy and how easy it was to implement solutions using Studio.
Pioneering Digital Transformation in the Chemical Industry: A Praxair AR Story
Tuesday, June 19th | 3:15pm - 4:00pm
Praxair, the third largest gas products company in the world, operates in a mature, hyper-competitive industry. Praxair formed “Praxair Digital,” to drive digital transformation across their enterprise. Praxair focused their initial AR strategy on leveraging ThingWorx to proactively identify potential failure points, determining if they could more quickly service their equipment, and understanding if they could make their service technicians more effective with less training. Applicable to any industry, this session will share leading best practices for identifying high-value AR use cases, securing buy-in from key stakeholders, building a business case for AR, deploying AR technology and identifying new AR opportunities for the business.
Lessons Learned: Bringing AR to the Enterprise
Wednesday, June 20th | 11:30am - 12:15pm
Join panel members as they discuss their implementation of augmented reality, specifically what use cases they targeted and why, and how they brought AR into their businesses. If you are getting started on your AR journey, then this panel is a great way to learn from others.
These are just a handful of the breakouts available in the AR/VR Track. Browse the Session Catalog to view all of them!