Fernando Petruzziello

Co-Founder, Imagine 4D

Fernando is the co-founder of Imagine 4D which commercialises Station IX as well as other advanced display solutions. He was the co-founder and CEO of Mechtronix, a flight simulation company sold to Textron in 2013, and has over 25 years of experience leveraging innovative technologies to develop and commercialize high value products. 


ABSTRACT
Virtual Reality; Does It Work? Introducing True Immersion

Advancements in virtual reality bring many opportunities for innovative training. However do these succeed in the transfer of learning? This session will explain why virtual reality has fallen far short of expectations. In addition, it will present evidence and show how Station IX, using true immersion and reflected reality, can deliver an improved training environment. Specific applications in civil aviation, as well as other industries, will also be covered.