Come and be amazed by the virutual world that awaits you at the Emerging Analytics Center at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. This virtual journey will take you through a maze of engaging & fun-filled displays that demponstrate the latest VR/AR technology and applications.
"Get-in-the-know"! Expand your knowledge about VR while being fully immersed in computer-generated worlds and meeting the EAC team members who are designing and driving the applications. Visit our virtual wonderland where art, science and technology intersect.
It's all happening right here at the University of Arkansas-Little Rock!
Location: EIT Bldg, Room 420
Tour Stop 1: Multiple demos are staged at this station
Tour Stop 2: C.A.V.E. Demos (A different C.A.V.E. based demo will run each hour)
Tour Stop 3: Multiple demos are staged at this station
Tour Stop 4: The Virtual Wonderland - A self-paced virtual viewing experience
Each attendee will spend approximately 8 minutes in Tour Stops 1, 2, & 3 (30 minutes total including transition times). The final tour stop is the Virtual Wonderland. As attendees exit Tour Stop 3, they will be at the entryway of the Virtual Wonderland exhibit. One can exit or proceed through this exhibit. (Estimated total participation time 30 - 45 minutes).
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
Identification will not be required to enter this event. Families are welcomed. Parents please note, although children of all ages are welcome, the minimum age & height requirements to wear specialized demo equipment is age 8 & 54 inches.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Parking in UALR's Lot 13 is FREE. UALR also has a paid parking deck on campus (off 26th Street). The free parking area is closer to the EIT Bldg (see map).
What can/can't I bring to the event?
To fully enjoy your virtual experience in the Virtual Wonderland, we recommend you bring your mobile device (cell phone, ipad, etc).
We also recommend you do not bring large bags, bulky backpacks, and other large hand-carried items, as some of the demonstration areas will be in small spaces and you may not be allowed to bring the large items into those areas.
As campus security rules apply, weapons, of any kind, are not allowed.
Where can I contact the event organizer?
For event related questions, contact Kendra Boyle at email@example.com
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Yes. This is a free event. To manage the size of tour groups we simply request that all participants register through the Eventbrite site link and print their event ticket. That ticket can be transferred to any attendee.
Can I update my registration information?
The Emerging Analytics Center (EAC) at the University of Arkansas in Little Rock (UALR) is a focus of expertise in virtual, augmented and mixed reality, visual analytics, and immersive visualization. The EAC brings together innovative faculty, talented students, experienced researchers, and dynamic industry partners to address large-scale problems to support and advance our state's competitiveness, technological innovation, and visionary leadership
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