VRARA Selects Lenovo as Title Sponsor for Global Summit Online - MS&T

VRARA Selects Lenovo as Title Sponsor for Global Summit Online

Lenovo is the Title Sponsor of the VR/AR Association (VRARA)’s VR/AR Global Summit Online (GSO) Conference + Expo, taking place June 1-3, 2020. This event will showcase the latest in scalable enterprise Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality solutions and address the role immersive technologies play in the current world situation due to COVID-19. Lenovo will host discussions on its technology and thoughts on a post-pandemic industry.

“The global pandemic is helping accelerate digital transformation as enterprises deploy technology to adjust to new operational norms. VR and AR have proven, high-value use cases, such as remote assistance and virtual training, that enable a workforce to achieve new efficiencies. Lenovo anticipates a dynamic exchange of experiences and insights with customers and industry peers to advance the adoption of extended reality technologies during the Global VR/AR Summit,” said Michael Leone, Director of Commercial AR/VR, Intelligent Devices Group, Lenovo.

The Summit will feature Fortune 500s to startups and expects to host more than 10,000 attendees. The event, which will take place over three days and across three time zones, will feature over 200 speakers and exhibitors, plus a large number of networking and social events. The lineup, featuring panelists and keynote speakers, will deliver insights on the current state and future of VR and AR and the impact on specific sectors such as enterprise, education, entertainment and healthcare.

The show will highlight curated content about COVID-19, the “new normal” and what is happening now in the world. It will explore the important role of immersive tech, including Remote Work, Online/Virtual Events, Re-Opening the Economy with Virtual Tech, Enterprise and Training, Music/Entertainment Online, Digital Humans and the Psychology of Avatars. Thought leaders from around the globe will gather to share their thoughts and ideas.

“We welcome Lenovo as the Title Sponsor of the event and know that they are in stellar company for our online conference,” says Kris Kolo, Global Executive Director, VRARA. “We are excited to welcome sponsors and speakers from Intel, Axians, Periscape VR, TigerHeart London, AndPull, PICO, World Bank, IBM, USA Today, the VR Fund, Deutsche Telecom, Korea Telecom, HTC Vive, WondARlands, AARP, HP, Nokia, Stanford University, Cleanbox, YUR Fit and so many other incredible global companies.”

Tickets to the Global Summit Online are now available.