Virginia Tech helps launch first African Drone and Data Academy

News Release: Virginia Tech helps launch first African Drone and Data Academy January 14, 2020 –This month, in partnership with UNICEF, Virginia Tech helped open the first African Drone and Data Academy (ADDA) in Lilongwe, Malawi — an effort that will provide a new generation of young people in Africa with drone, data, and entrepreneurship skills to respond to development needs in […]

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Virginia Tech Uses GeoSLAM Mobile Scanner to Create Immersive VR Experience

Virginia Tech Uses GeoSLAM Mobile Scanner to Create Physically Immersive VR Experience for Education NOTTINGHAMSHIRE, U.K., 4 November 2019 – The Creative Technologies Program at Virginia Polytechnic Institute (Virginia Tech) has created an immersive simulation that enables participants to experience a World War I battlefield with their senses of sight, hearing, and touch. The simulation combines a digital Virtual Reality (VR) […]

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