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Introduction to Cardboard – Accessible Virtual Reality

Track this Workshop

In this workshop, Connie Leung will guide participants through the construction of a cardboard unit, walk through connecting the device to the cardboard app and to Google Streetview and help participants troubleshoot their construction. A limited number of cardboard kits will be available, so teams will share kits. In order to have the kit up and running, you must have the android operating system and an internet-enabled mobile phone. These are not required to attend but are required to fully participate

Key Take Aways

  • What cardboard is
  • How to build a cardboard unit
  • How to connect the unit to the cardboard app on a mobile phone
  • How to use Google Street View
  • The accessibility benefits and civic tech benefits
Beginner Maker & Hacker Workshop

Q: I plan on connecting while I’m on-site, will there by WiFi?

Absolutely! Free WiFi will be provided for all attendees. The login details will be posted throughout the building at the event, and will also be sent to all registered attendees via email shortly before the event.

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