Developing Virtual Learning Environments for Engineering Education
Date Thursday, Nov 24 Time – Room Gardenlounge
This Discovery Demo couples virtual reality tools with educational content that is being developed at Aalto University in energy and geoengineering. Within the project, Aalto University aims to make use of virtual reality-based learning, develop digital and engaging learning environments, create a radical new opening to develop education and share best practices with other higher education institutions.
- Learn new ways to use virtual reality tools, integrating educational content in an understandable and engaging way.
- Establish best practices for creating digital learning environments in a cost-effective way.
Researcher, Aalto University
Hanna Paulomäki is an ecologist (MSc), trained facilitator and an experienced project lead who has worked with biodiversity and sustainability questions for over twenty years as an expert and in leadership positions in international organizations including HELCOM, Oceana and Greenpeace Norden. She is a co-editor and author of a textbook on renewable energy systems and planetary boundaries, and part of a team developing virtual learning materials for energy engineers.