EPHJ 2017 – Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality: The Next Big Thing?


3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Palexpo, Route François-Peyrot 30


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Beyond the worlds of entertainment, of tourism or of culture, virtual reality and augmented reality have slowly infiltrated our daily reality to meet different challenges and needs. With the creation of the National Thematic Network (NTN) - Virtual Switzerland – the CTI recognizes these technologies as a potential source of innovation for the Swiss economy.

What is this potential and what examples of applications can be found in industry or in the medical world?

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 15:00 Introduction
Ms Rania Al-Baroudi, Director
Geneva Creativity Center (GCC)
 15:05 Virtual Reality – The Next Big Thing
Mr Christoffer Lund, Director
RTN Virtual SwitzerlandDownload the presentation: HERE
 15:15 Augmented Reality for Medical Applications
Mr Marcelo Elias de Oliveira, Developer
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 15:25 Développement de la réalité augmentée en chirurgie colorectale
Dr. Frédéric Ris – Médecin adjoint agrégé (MD, PD), référent pour la chirurgie colorectale
Service de chirurgie viscérale
Geneva University Hospitals (HUG)
 15:35 La réalité virtuelle au service de la formation
Mr Eric Pascal, Head of mobility and innovation
AIM Services
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 15:45 De la réalité au virtuel
Mr Romain Géry – Chef de projet/Géomaticien
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 16:00 Coffee break and networking


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