207 Is Virtual Reality a Reality in Training?

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Tuesday, June 26


Virtual reality (VR) is predicted to be the next big thing in learning, but can this trend really impact the way people learn? When should you consider adopting VR as a strategy? Which tools and technologies should you invest in? What design approach should you follow? This session will answer all your questions and more, positioning you for success as you kick off your VR project.

In this session you will also explore common questions like, How does this relate to learning, especially in the corporate world? Can VR really be used in training? How does one go about bringing this together? Are there any design principles to follow?

In this session, you will learn:

  • When to consider VR for a training program
  • How to design a VR learning experience
  • Tools, technologies, and platforms to consider
  • Insights into VR content development
  • How to measure the effectiveness of VR


Designers, developers, managers, senior leaders (directors, VPs, CLOs, executives, etc.).

Technology discussed in this session:

Unity 3-D, smart glasses, VR head gear (PC tethered, mobile).

Prasad Mohare

Senior Vice President


Prasad Mohare is the senior vice president and one of the founders of LearningMate. His dedication to education stems from his family roots and is, in part, why he is so passionate about all areas of education technology. Prasad earned a bachelor of science degree from Mumbai University and completed graduate studies from D.G. Ruparel College. Prior to LearningMate, Prasad worked in media, animations, and post productions before entering the IT field at Aptech.

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