Marshalltown, Iowa, Oct. 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mechdyne is proud to sponsor of The Higher Education Campus Alliance for Advanced Visualization (THE CAAV), who is hosting their third annual conference this year at Villanova University, November 5th  through the 7th. The conference will hold discussions and presentations on technical, strategic, and scientific topics related to visualization technology, with the theme being “sources of visualization.”

“Mechdyne is proud to have been the founding sponsor of THE CAAV,” says James Gruening, Senior Vice President of Mechdyne. “It’s always enlightening to see how their members are finding new ways to leverage virtual reality, augmented reality, and visualization systems to advance research and education opportunities at their annual conference.”

The keynote address at THE CAAV third annual conference will be delivered by Carolina Cruz-Neira, executive director of the Emerging Analytics Center at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Mr. Luca Della Giovampaola, chief of the technology office at the Vatican Museums, will also give a presentation on how the Vatican Museums are exploring augmented reality and VR.

Anyone who works in advanced visualization, in higher education, or a government laboratory is encouraged to attend. Learn more about THE CAAV third annual conference and sign up to attend by visiting: https://thecaav.wordpress.com/conferences/

About THE CAAV: The Higher Education Campus Alliance for Advanced Visualization (THE CAAV) is a nonprofit group set up to promote the use of VR/AR on campuses for both education and research. It has approximately 170 members from visualization facilities worldwide. The organization helps facilitate contacts between institutions with a significant education mission and campuses where visualization techniques are being actively explored and researched. Our organization also helps foster best practices for AR/VR. 

About Mechdyne Corporation: Mechdyne Corporation is a broad-based technology partner specializing in audiovisual and information technologies (AV/IT), visualization and software solutions, immersive virtual and augmented reality technologies, and technical support services. We address complex projects where an in-depth understanding of user requirements leads to the development of customized solutions involving elements of display, graphics computing, software, and professional services. Headquartered in Marshalltown, Iowa, Mechdyne serves a global client base that includes leading government laboratories, university and research centers, energy, aerospace, manufacturing, and medical organizations, as well as any other user of advanced technology.

 

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Brittney Dixon
Mechdyne
641.352.5125
brittney.dixon@mechdyne.com