Big Picture – A Deep Dive Examination of VR Education Holdings Plc
VR Education Holdings Plc Snapshot
VR Educations primary strategy is to establish ENGAGE as the world’s leading digital education and corporate training platform.
The core objective is to provide students, educators and corporate trainers globally with an alternative to attending bricks and mortar institutes or expensive onsite simulated training.
The company will drive commercial adoption and revenue of its ENGAGE platform by:
1. Partnering with leading educational institutes and corporate trainers, enabling them to create and distribute their own intellectual property in an immersive learning environment through the medium of VR/AR.
2. Partnering with VR/AR hardware manufacturers to package tailor-made solutions for corporate/simulated training such as safety/medical training.
The company will continue to build on its brand power by providing complementary content attached to its award-winning showcase experiences, produced and released on a yearly basis to promote the platform.
ENGAGE is a social education, presentation, and corporate training platform. ENGAGE allows educators and corporations to host meetings, classes, private lessons and presentations with people from all over the world in a safe, virtual, multi-user environment.
1943: Berlin Blitz
1943: Berlin Blitz uses VR to breathe new life into the BBC Archive, using an extraordinary piece of wartime journalism to transport you to Berlin at the height of the Second World War.
Witness the sinking of RMS Titanic. Explore the shipwreck. Titanic VR is an immersive educational interactive story and game; with over 6 hours of game-play you will leave with a greater understanding of the historic tragedy that unfolded in 1912.
Apollo 11 VR
Apollo 11 VR is the story of the greatest journey ever taken by humankind. Now for the first time ever, you get to experience this historic event through the eyes of those who lived through it.
ER VR Medical
A free to download educational app where users experience and simulate a traumatic scenario following a road traffic accident and work through the critical decisions required for their patient. This app includes an alternative fully educational and didactic mode allowing those without medical training to learn from this experience in an immersive environment. Created for the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) by VR Education Holdings this application is available on the Samsung GearVR
UK & Ireland.
David Whelan: Chief Executive Officer
David is a tech entrepreneur and founder of VR Education. He is a former Editor-in-chief of Virtual Reality Reviewer and a multi-awarding winning VR director and producer with 10+ years web development background in app creation and programming large CRM systems. David believes in a future where education is accessible to all no matter your geographical location or financial status.
Richard Cooper: Non-Executive Chairman
Richard has over 25 years’ experience as a Finance Director, in both publicly traded and privately-owned companies in a variety of service industries including gaming, insurance, and financial services. Richard has significant operations and M&A skills, is highly commercial, possesses AIM, TSX and LSE Official list technical experience and has extensive contacts in London City and in the Gaming sector.
Seamus Larrissey: Chief Financial Officer
Seamus has 11+ years’ experience in finance. His previous roles include a senior finance position at TSSG Group looking after 100+ staff and researchers and as an auditor for Ernst & Young.
Sandra Whelan: Chief Operating Officer
Sandra is a former Editor at Virtual Reality Reviewer. She has considerable experience including many years in corporate accounts management at E-Drive Group Telematics. Sandra has significant experience working with large corporations’ contract management.
Tony Hanway: Non-Executive Director
Current C.E.O of Virgin Media Ireland. Tony is a results-driven CEO with 20 years’ experience in the ICT and media sectors. Strong commercial acumen with proven track record in Sales, Retail, E-commerce, Contact Centres, Business Transformation and M&A.
Michael Boyce: Non-Executive Director
Mike has over 20 years of sales experience in the UK education sector. He currently works as Head of Sales at School Explained Limited and was formerly Educational Sales Manager at Capita One Education, where he worked alongside Local Education Authorities and supported their strategic objectives and data intelligence from schools. His extensive experience in the educational sector means that his knowledge and expertise of both strategic and pedagogical approach of ICT into Education is outstanding.
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