The 3D Academy (3DAC)  features this year a unique, innovative, state-of-the-art, hands-on training session on the topic of Mixed Reality (MR) content, using Microsoft Hololens headset and Unity software.
This one-of-a-kind training session is organized in collaboration with the Advanced Imaging Society and the VR Society, both based in Hollywood, CA.

Whom for?

- Artists & business-persons: producers, directors, stereographers;
- Scientists, engineers, computer scientists, technicians;
- Anyone wishing to produce his/her own 3D MR contents.

What you get

At the end of the training, you will be able to create basic virtual objects to insert in the real world with the Microsoft Hololens headset, using the Unity software.
You will receive the source code of most demos shown and the 3D models used, and get copies of the slides shown during the training.

Program at a glance

Get going in Mixed Reality with Hololens!

Day 1

-History of VR/AR/MR
-Demonstration of some MR applications
-Overview of development tools for MR
-Explanation of Hololens hardware and capacities
-Introduction to Unity Engine and Interface
-Basic programing with Unity

Day 2

-Setup of Hololens Simulator
-“Hello world” in MR
-Gestures recognition
-Voice recognition
-Spatial sound
-Spatial mapping
-How to go further with MR and Unity


Key events & corresponding dates for 3DAC 2017

Last day of early-bird registration fee20 November 2017 (Mon)
3DAC (Brussels, Belgium)11-13 December 2017 (Mon-Thu)
Networking evening (Brussels, Belgium)11 December 2016 (Mon)
Awards dinner (Brussels, Belgium)13 December 2016 (Wed)


Calls are open: click buttons Awards competition, 3D Film Booster, Scientific conference.