Central Hall Westminster’s Meet The Future event, 3 June, wowed a 300-strong audience with a 3D holographic interview live on stage. Delivered by event partners Musion and Eclipse Presentations, Dr Paul Redmond was interviewed in holographic form on his research into the future of work and Generation Y by Mexia Communications MD, Kursha Woodgate.
Other highlights included the keynote speech delivered by futurologist Mark Stevenson, who discussed disruptive technologies of the not so distant future, and interactive discussion sessions exploring Google Glass and iBeacon technology delivered by sli.do and Eventbase respectively. Eventbrite also took to the stage to discuss the future of ticketing and registration and the event was closed by Journalist and Gadget Show Presenter David McClelland who spoke about the power of merging technologies together.
Delegates were given the opportunity to get hands-on in the event’s Experience Pods, featuring virtual reality technology Oculus Rift, delivered by Visualise 360, and 3D body scanning with 3D printing experts Quod. White Space Productions demonstrated the latest in stereoscopic 3D technology, while Excelerated Apps and Blendology provided RFID technology in delegate badges.