Past Event

VR/AR applications in education and other fields

April 13, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Columbia Global Centers | Beijing, No. 26, 1F Core Plaza, 1 Shanyuan Street, Zhongguancun, Haidian District, Beijing

On April 13, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing invites you to the fourth panel discussion of Columbia Beijing Education Panel Series, discussing the VR/AR applications in education and other industries.

The event will review the development of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) and the latest applications in the fields of game, entertainment, arts, tourist navigation, military, medical treatment, industry, and daily life. The event will also share the educational application cases from VR/AR+Education Lab at Beijing Normal University, including Goldman Sachs Ants (mathematics), double-slit (physics), photoelectric effect (physics), interactive material world (chemistry), the sun and the eight planets (English), rainbow (science), and 3D projection.

Lecturers from other schools will also join the event online to share their experiences using VR and AR. Participants include Chen QI from the Branch of Beijing No.50 Middle School, Rui SHANG from Helong Middle School, and Nana WANG from Funan No.1 Primary School.




Associate Professor at Faculty of Education in Beijing Normal University, China, Director of VR/AR+Education Lab, Vice Director of the Joint Lab for Mobile Learning of Ministry of Education-China Mobile Communications Corporation, Visiting Scholar at Teachers College, Columbia University


  • The event will be conducted in English.

  • Due to limited seats, registration will be verified through the QR code confirmation. Please present your QR code at the entrance. 

  • Registration begins 30 minutes prior to the program. Please plan to arrive no earlier than the registration time and no later than 20 minutes after the end of registration period.

  • If you are unable to attend the event, please inform us in advance. 

  • If you have any questions, please email [email protected]