“This lesson is like being part of a 3D movie. Even though the teacher is thousands of miles away, it feels like he is actually here,” one student was quoted as saying
TORONTO, CANADA – March 7, 2019 – ARHT Media Inc. (“ARHT” or the “Company”) (TSXV:ART), the global leader in the development, production and distribution of high quality hologram content through its patented Holographic Telepresence technology, announces that on February 23, 2019 the Company provided the cornerstone technology in the China Unicom “5G + Smart Education” Industry Application Conference in Wuhan, China. The conference was hosted by China Unicom, The National Engineering Research Center for E-Learning of Central China Normal University and The National Engineering Laboratory for Educational Big Data, and co-organized by NetDragon, China Information Communication Technologies Group Corporation and Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
Mr. Jiang, one of the leading physics teachers in the country was beamed from ARHT’s capture studio in Fuzhou (Capture Site) to No. 1 Middle School in Wuhan, ranked as one of the top middle schools in the province (Display site). Using ARHT’s holographic telepresence technology, Mr. Jiang hosted a class of 20 students on “The Wonderful Journey of Light and Communication.” The interaction between teacher and students was seamless over the high-bandwidth, low-latency 5G network. In addition to the 20 students attending the class, over 300 guests were in the audience at the event observing the product case.
“We were really pleased to once again be selected to illustrate the greatest benefits of 5G – dramatically better resolution and significantly lower latency, this time in China with China Unicom,” stated ARHT CEO Larry O’Reilly, “5G will be a game changing technology in the communications industry and we are honoured to partner with leading players in the educational applications area in China, like China Unicom and NetDragon, to deliver new educational experiences.”
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About ARHT Media
ARHT Media’s patented HoloPresence™ technology is a complete end-to-end solution that creates a sense of presence for audiences – as though the holographic presenter was actually live in the room. With no noticeable latency, ARHT Media makes two-way live communication with a 3D holographic presenter anywhere in the world possible. We can also playback pre-recorded content and 3D animations on our HoloPresence™ displays to deliver rich holographic experiences. Add to this our capability to stream the same content online on our premium Virtual Global StageTM.
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ARHT Media trades under the symbol “ART” on the TSX Venture Exchange.
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