Unleashing The Think Digital Coach State Library Of Queensland

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A week-long event at the State Library of Queensland

Monday 26 - Tuesday 27th June
Digital Inclusion Forum
1. Hands on with Digital Technologies Workshop
2. Driving Digital Education in Regional, Rural and Remote Australia
3. New Realities with VR & AR workshops

Workshop > Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are the next big thing in immersive learning. Explore and learn how to create your own immersive experiences using this exciting new technology

Keynote > What would you do if you won a bus? Tim Gentle said he would convert it into a mobile classroom and travel throughout Regional, Rural and Remote Australia educating people about the digital world. Tim’s entry won and now he is now fulfilling his dream. “Rocky” the #ThinkDigitalCoach is a 14 metre hi-tech classroom on wheels, that delivers digital education, experiences and entertainment into these areas to help people in keep up with a rapidly changing digital world.

New Realities Workshop > Buckle in as we explore new technologies like virtual reality and augmented reality and how to create your own immersive experiences using your SmartPhone.

The Digital Inclusion Forum brings together public libraries and key service providers to promote a greater understanding, showcase good practice and build effective workforces to support and raise of the importance of digital literacy and access to everyone.

Wednesday 28 - Thursday 29th June
Workshops for ‘Story Lab’ creative workshops for young people
"Exploring New Realities on the Think Digital Coach"

Workshop > Be prepared to be immersed into a Virtual and Augmented world, then learn the secrets on how to create your own. In this interactive workshop, you’ll not only experience Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality, but you’ll be guided through the process of creating your own experiences so you can show your family and friends. This DIY workshop is designed for someone who wants to know more about how these new immersive technologies are shaping the way we’ll communicate now and into the future.

Explore your creativity, upgrade your skills. Express yourself through writing, art, design and technology at Story Lab. Story Lab returns with another electrifying program of workshops that will both inspire your thinking and supercharge your creativity

Friday 30th June
Digital Futures Program - ThinkDigitalCoach Open day.

Open Day > Climb aboard the ThinkDigitalCoach - visit virtual worlds and discuss how digital technologies are impacting our lives.

Discover the Digital Futures Lab in the SLQ Gallery, a free interactive experience which is part studio, part game space, part exhibition. Explore smart cities and digital bodies, real life robots and risky algorithms. Immerse yourself in Virtual worlds, learn mindfulness from a machine and share your dreams and predictions
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By: Think Digital Coach