MALAYSIA, July 20, 2010 – EON Reality, Inc., the world’s leading interactive 3D software provider, together with Solutions 4U Sdn Bhd, recently organized an Info Day at Lim Kok Wing International University and a hands-on workshop at the National University of Malaysia (UKM).
In the first event at LKW University, participants were able to experience first-hand interaction with Virtual Reality technology as well as interact with 3D products, interactive screens, and 3D software.
Over 200 participants attended the presentation given by Mr. Pontus Appelqvist, VP Sales, Asia Pacific of EON Reality Pte Ltd, where he shared valuable knowledge on 3D solutions, usage, and applications. Mr. Pontus Appelqvist said technology tools such as interactive 3D and other visual learning approaches have high potential to support learners. “We are seeing notable success from studies where 3D lessons have been integrated in the curricula. A recent case study from TI and JTM Concepts, showed improvements were significant – a 35% increase in learning compared to traditional textbook methods.”
In additional, a 2-days hands-on training was conducted at the National University of Malaysia by Mr. Kelvin Lee, Technical Lead at EON Reality Singapore. The participants interest and enthusiastic response, indicates that the workshop is just the beginning of a new Virtual Reality era in Malaysia. According to Mr. Ng Chee Kong, a researcher from UKM, “EON’s software is highly interactive and user friendly. The course is very useful for my future project work.”
Limkokwing University is an international University with a global presence across 3 continents. With over 30,000 students coming from more than 150 countries, studying in its 12 campuses in Botswana, Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Lesotho, Malaysia, Swaziland and United Kingdom, the University has established worldwide recognition through its innovative brand of creative education.
From inception – in 1991 – the Limkokwing University of Creative Technology has been sensitive to market demands because it felt a strong responsibility to produce graduates who are able to make a smooth transition from classroom to workplace. With a focus on creativity and technology – new teaching models are implemented. Learners are encouraged to think outside the box to be better equipped for the global society of today and tomorrow. By merging the best of East and West, youngsters are shown the uniqueness of different cultures and traditions in order to develop a broader and more sophisticated view of the world thus enabling the learner to be more creative and available for problem solving. For further information, visit www.limkokwing.net.
About EON Reality
EON Reality, Inc. is the world’s leading interactive 3D visual content management and virtual reality software provider. Industry leaders, including Atlas Copco, Bechtel, Boeing, Bombardier, Hon, Intel, Lexus, Lufthansa-Teknik, Peterbilt, Samsung, Siemens Medical, Suzuki, Toyota and Whirlpool, use EON solutions to enhance the interactive user experience to effectively increase sales, better communicate product functionality and decrease the cost of service, training and technical support. For further information, visit www.eonreality.com.