Start: Friday 17th June 2022
End: Thursday 16th June 2022
Location: Auditorium of Tilburg University, Warandelaan 2, 5037 AB Tilburg, The Netherlands
The Rector Magnificus of Tilburg University cordially invites you to attend the academic session in which, Igor Mayer will deliver his inaugural address, entitled
‘Digital Twins for the Real World’ on Friday, 17th June, 2022 at 4:15 pm (local time), in the Auditorium of Tilburg University, Warandelaan 2, 5037 AB Tilburg, The Netherlands.
Igor Mayer is an endowed professor for Playful Organisations and Learning Systems and the leader of the user XP and UI design, dashboard and immersive visualisation component of the Digital Ocean Twins (work package 6) developed as part of the EU funded H2020 Iliad project.
Igor's research focuses on the design, application and investigation of game technology, game design and game concepts to enable organisations and complex systems to learn. Igor's role in the Iliad project will involve leading the research, design, testing and implementation of the Digital Ocean Twin (DTO) Interactive Environment (IE). The IE will be composed of the frontend products and services that will make the DTO a highly useable, engaging and immersive platform for different user groups and use-cases. This includes the design and development of the overall and specific types of user experiences (UXP); user interactions(UI) and (graphical) user-interfaces (GUI); geo-data-3D-visualisation; output system (reports) / dashboards / components and the modules that enable 3D immersive-interaction in V/AR.
The lecture is also available online via a livestream: Live broadcast Auditorium | Tilburg University. The lecture will be in English.
After the inaugural address, there will be an opportunity to discuss in the foyer in front of the Auditorium.
This chair has been endowed by Breda University of Applied Sciences (BUAS).
Please use the link below to register for the inaugural address (before 10th June, 2022).