301 Using VR for Safety Education

11:30 AM - 12:30 AM Wednesday, November 14

More and more organizations are using virtual reality, with many others considering using it. There is a buzz and excitement around the technology. For all the hype, how many of us really think about why and how best to use VR? At EDF Energy, the team has been using virtual reality to save lives and enhance performance, and it has demonstrated a detailed return on investment (ROI).

In this case study session, you'll learn how an employee at EDF Energy was injured during a routine maintenance check and through their innovation processes, the L&D team was able to implement a virtual reality learning solution to educate and ultimately prevent future mishaps. You will learn more about the process being used internally and get valuable tips to gain business buy-in. Finally, we will explore how to set your team up for success, as well as the importance of focusing on ROI as a risk mitigation method.

Lloyd Dean

Head of Digital and Innovation Learning

EDF Energy

Lloyd Dean is the head of digital and innovation learning with EDF Energy. As a former teacher and teacher-trainer, Lloyd’s strengths center around innovation and pedagogy. He moved into the business domain as a simulation instructor before progressing into strategic leadership roles with learning and development. Lloyd hosts the Future of Learning podcast, where innovation within learning is explored with experts.

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