Join us for this event to explore the incredible possibilities of Virtual Reality, and its potential to foster interdisciplinary collaboration and multicultural awareness. Jiaqi Zhang from Innovation Academy will share her experience as a VR developer in the UCL MAL project, building a Virtual Museum for the Guarani & Kaiowá indigenous community. Later half of the event, you will be invited to experience immersive VR experiences including:

Immersive stories

  • The Key, Venice Film Festival 2019, Grand Jury Prize for Best VR
  • On the Morning you Wake, SXSW 2022, Grand Jury Prize for Best VR
  • Notes on Blindness, Festival du Film de Tribeca 2016, Storyscapes Award

VR games

  • Mini golf
  • Puzzling Places
  • Multibrush

Date & Time: 12 noon – 1pm on Thursday, October 5th 2023

Location: Innovation Academy Crean which is next to the Welcome Center in the Science Building.


This is an Innovation Academy Alumni networking event, open to UCD Staff. 

This event is not suitable for children.

Update – this event has now taken place. Follow us on Instagram for the latest event news.