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VR Event Inspiration: A Roundup of the Coolest Oculus Quest Content

  After launching the event industry’s first virtual reality floorplan visualization tool last year, we still get a little giddy anytime there is big VR industry news. As rumors swirled about the Oculus Quest – the company’s first stand-alone VR headset offering six degrees of freedom, room-scale movement, and casting abilities – we couldn’t wait to see if the device would live up to the hype. Even though it’s been just a short time since the lat... Continue reading »

How VR Has Changed How We Visualize and Share Ideas

It’s been less than 10 years since the first Oculus Rift VR headset prototype came on the scene. At first, the promise of immersive experiences and access to environments near and far seemed unfathomable. But in a very short time, VR has quickly become ingrained in many aspects of our lives, across every industry – from healthcare and education to entertainment and hospitality. Here’s a look at several pioneering applications of VR that change how we vis... Continue reading »

How 7 Brands Used AR and VR To Change Their Marketing Plan

Every brand is looking for the next big thing, and that next big thing includes incorporating Augmented and Virtual Reality into your marketing plan. While it may not be a first on everyone’s marketing list, companies big and small are already including the forward technology into their branding.   Utilizing AR and VR reaches consumers in a new, exciting and innovative way, and gives them unforgettable experiences. It takes a targeted audience to a new l... Continue reading »

Event Technology: Then & Now of Virtual Reality

In the last two decades, thanks to feature films movie-goers received a glimpse of the future of virtual reality as the next wave of technology. In 1992, Steven Spielberg’s cult science fiction film “The Lawnmower Man” introduced the “virtual reality” term for the first time, with its tale of a scientist who used VR technology experiments to accelerate the learning of a mentally handicapped gardener. In 1995, Kathryn Bigelow’s science fiction thriller “Str... Continue reading »

VR – Short and Long Term Trends at Oculus Connect

  The VP of AllSeated's R & D department, Ronen Tsamir, recently had the opportunity to attend Oculus Connect 2018 in San Jose, California. He had such a wonderful experience and learned so much that he wanted to share his thoughts on the conference in today's blog post!   After attending Oculus Connect, I would like to share my insights on the future of Virtual Reality (VR), from the perspectives of both technology and content. I was excited to learn... Continue reading »

AllSeated VR Spotlight Venue: Mandarin Oriental

AllSeated’s VR technology is the event planning industry’s first and only genuine virtual reality capability, allowing clients to view a venue’s property and event space regardless of where they are in the world. The vivid 3D visualization of AllSeated's VR pre-delivers experiences to venues and vendors’ clients in a way that has never previously been possible! The Mandarin Oriental in New York is one of the first venues to utilize AllSeated's VR. We spoke wi... Continue reading »

Virtual Reality Is Making Its Mark!

As you may already be aware, virtual reality technology (VR) is truly making its mark on the event industry! At AllSeated, we have been watching the trend for quite a while and have witnessed the  evolution of VR from it's novelty aspect to where it is now, legitimate, critical, MUST HAVE business tool. Virtual Reality is all the hype right now, especially with our visually-obsessed culture! It boosts customer engagement, while also improving our services in the ev... Continue reading »