‘Utilising Augmented Reality / Virtual Reality for your Business’ – a COMAND Gateway Webinar

COMAND Technology Gateway based in Athlone Institute of Technology invites you to a free webinar titled ‘Utilising Augmented Reality / Virtual Reality for your Business’.

Presented by Dr. Niall Murray AIT & founder of tIIMEx (truly Immersive and Interactive Multimedia Experiences), ‘Utilising Augmented Reality / Virtual Reality for your Business’ aims to investigate how AR/VR can be utilised for Business & Industrial needs as well as provide industry with a discussion platform to discover how to implement innovation, grow their business and avail of funding and supports.


Dr. Niall Murray B.E. (Hons), MEng, PhD.

Dr. Niall Murry is a lecturer in the Dept. of Electronics and Informatics, School of Engineering, Athlone Institute of Technology. He is Founder and Principal Investigator of Truly Immersive and Interactive Multimedia Experiences (TIIMEx), Dept. of Electronics and Informatics / Software Research Institute, at Athlone Institute of Technology. Dr. Murry is also a Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Funded Investigator for Confirm Centre for Smart Manufacturing as well as Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Funded Investigator for Adapt: the Global Centre of Excellence for Digital Content and Media Innovation.

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COMAND Technology Gateway based at AIT works with a range of SME’s & Multinationals across various industries in the IT, Software and Connected Media Fields. COMAND concentrates on the research and development of prospective interactive media technologies focusing on Augmenting User Interactions, End-to-end Applications and Intelligent Infrastructure. Through its experienced engineers, the centre provides extensive research outputs, troubleshooting, conducts research on the design, development and Quality of Experience (QoE) evaluation of Immersive and Interactive multimedia experiences. COMAND currently focus on multi-sensory media (olfaction, haptic etc.), augmented and virtual reality as well as wearable sensor systems. COMAND delivers ready to launch market product solutions as well as focused research on multimedia solutions within the following domains:

  • Health
  • Education
  • Tourism
  • Entertainment
  • Gamification
  • Quality of Experience
  • Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and wearable sensor systems in Smart Manufacturing – Industry 4.0

COMAND has extensive experience & in delivering both Research & Applied Research projects funded by Enterprise Ireland through their various Partnership grant schemes with Industry or direct funded project from Industrial or Business owners from start-up, SME’s through to Multi Nationals.

Who should attend?

This webinar is open to all interested industrial groups, business’s, support organisations in health & education in developing AR/VR & Connected Media Solutions in IT and those needing guidance on obtaining support through Funding and Partnerships, from Start Up’s, SMES’s, Large Industry Groups to Multinationals.

Event details

Date: Thursday 25th February 2021

Time: 11.00am – 12.00

For registration please see here