On November 19th, over 10,000 people will come to Las Vegas for Autodesk University, “the conference for those who design, make, and build the world around us.” For the building and media creation industries, AU is one of the largest and most important conferences of the year.
Gilbane Building Company is headquartered in Providence, Rhode Island, and has more than 45 office locations around the world. Gilbane provides a full slate of construction and facilities-related services for clients across various markets—from pre-construction planning and integrated consulting to construction management, general contracting, and facility management. The company was founded in 1873, and is, to this day, a private, family-owned business.
Topics: VR Case Studies
Each year, the VR community comes together for Oculus Connect, a developer conference in San Jose, California that explores the future of both Oculus and virtual reality in general.
This year, Oculus took advantage of the conference to make a number of notable announcements, ranging from triple-A games (like Star Wars: Vader Immortal Episode 2, Asgard’s Wrath, and Stormland) to long-rumored hardware releases (like finger-tracking for the Oculus Quest and the ongoing development of Facebook’s AR glasses).
Back in January, we gathered quotes from 16 thought leaders in the AEC space about what they predicted for the growth and expansion of technology in 2019.
Every year, more and more engineering and BIM/VDC professionals are making immersive model review and coordination an important part of their everyday workflows. That’s because they’re finding that this technology leads to strong ROI, including:
Today, we're putting the spotlight on Maurice van Swaaij - a Lead Software Engineer here at IrisVR. Maurice has been working with computer graphics for almost 30 years, having previously contributed to 3D animated films like Ice Age before joining IrisVR this past fall.
Each year, The Venture Reality Fund releases a VR industry report that highlights the most important companies in the field. As noted by VRFocus, this year they included 550+ companies with the top revenue in the VR industry - including IrisVR!
We’re excited to announce that our award-winning 3D-to-VR software, Prospect, will be compatible with Facebook’s newest VR headset, the Oculus Quest! Pre-orders for the Quest and Facebook's new desktop VR headset, the Rift S, are live now; the headsets will begin shipping on May 21.
*Update as of 5/22/19*: Prospect for Quest is available now! Learn more about the headset and our integration with it here.