As 2016 has packed in, we are now busy buckling up to slide into 2017. We are currently engaged to upcoming challenges we have to cope in 2017. Therefore, before we got to deal with future battles, it is harmless if we looked back to see how far we have gone as well as to fuel up the desire of keeping on track to continue the work, isn’t it? Firstly, we as a company would like to express our joyous and grateful feeling for putting ourselves on the journey of embracing the twin technologies and being mentioned and involved on festive occasions regarding AR and VR. We are pleased to feature and collaborate with all the honorable partners. In honor to all partners and promotor we once threw ourselves into, and also to reminisce sweet memories to get better in the future, following are our unforgettable wrap-up consisting attainments and collaborations throughout 2016.
AR VR Innovate Dublin 2016
As a multimedia company whose specialization on AR and VR, having an opportunity to feature in an international AR and VR based conference is definitely mesmerizing. As its name suggests, AR VR Innovative Dublin 2016 is conference taking focus on AR and VR potential business aspects. Held in Croke Park Conference Center in Dublin, Ireland, this one-day conference feature provided several AR and VR manufacturers around the world a stage to spot on AR and VR potentialities to be explored deeper.
Wearable Technology Show London 2016
Octagon Studio returned to the Wearable Technology Show at the ExCel Convention Centre in London on the 15th and 16th of March 2016. We came back to the Wearable Technology Show 2016 carrying our latest products at the time. We proudly announced the launch of Augmented Reality clothing collection and wearable headset in London.
Tech In Asia Singapore 2016
This conference has been recognized as one of most festive platforms set to garner tech enthusiasts and manufacturers in Asian countries. At this particular occasion, Octagon Studio is honored to feature not only as a exhibitor but also to take center stage delivering speeches about VR startup development, not to mention the privilege to be mentioned as one of most recognized contributor for being named as the most engaging exhibitor. You can read the full story at http://www.blog.octagonstudio.com/tech-in-asia-singapore-2016/.
The Release of Octagon Colour ME!
Following on from the success of the Octaland 4D+ augmented reality flashcards, Octagon Studio released a colouring book featuring the full set, A-Z, of Octaland characters. Young learners can personalize these popular characters with their own designs, patterns, text, or colours and then delight as they spring to life from the pages of the book. From Albert the Astronaut to Zac the Zoo Keeper, the Colour Me! book combines fun, creativity and learning. Colour Me! adds a whole new dimension to the very traditional children’s activity of colouring, whilst perfectly blending traditional activities with technology.
Augmented World Expo (AWE) USA 2016
Regarded as the largest event concerning AR and VR development, we are proud to once again participate in such prestigious event. Headed to the country of superpower, we brought our released Octalan Colour Me! book and was shortlisted as nominees of Auggie Awards in the Best Game and Toy, Best App, and Best in Show – Augmented Reality categories.
Augmented World Expo (AWE) Europe 2016
Following the warm regard in the USA, Octagon Studio was back on the AWE’s radar to feature at their first knock in Europe. We attended AWE Europe 2016 held in Berlin along with our most well-known products ranging from AR flashcards to AR clothing. Apart from getting the chance to showcase our products, AWE Europe facilitated us to network with peers and other AR and VR manufacturers and also gain us knowledge from technology luminaries at the first hand. This event is one out of three destinations of our Europe trip which followed by two other festive AR and VR events. You can read the full story at http://www.blog.octagonstudio.com/augmented-world-expo-2016/
The Tech Expo (TTE) London 2016
TTE London was the second check point of Octagon Studio Euro trip. On this particular occasion, we were given the chance to proudly speaking about our vision on embracing the advancing of AR and VR technologies.
As we consistently raise awareness on the twin technologies of AR and VR, we have garnered some well deserved media attention along the way. We have been mentioned, reviewed, and invited to several television talk shows which underline our involvement on AR and VR development. You can find out which media whose attention toward us on our As Seen In section on our blog page at http://www.blog.octagonstudio.com/category/as_seen_in/
Tehran International Science Day 2016
We are pleased to be featured on an annual celebration which was held abroad. Although we did not attend the event, our product including AR flashcards AR coloring book were the hit of the celebration event. Thanks to our authorized business partner in Tehran, Octagon Studio kept on playing roles in the journey of embracing AR and VR technologies through this international event.
Popular Culture Convention Asia (Popcon) 2016
Octagon Studio are contented to join this largest pop culture convention in Asia. The convention is dedicated to honor and recognize artists, professionals and creators within the creative industry; focusing on comics, games, toys as well as films and animations. An annual event since 2012, Popcon Asia has served as a magnet attracting top contemporary art performers hailing from various countries and regions in Asia. Octagon VR Luna was one of the most wanted items on the event with more than a hundred of purchases. In addition, our other products gaining positive responses from both event contributors and visitors. You can read the full story at http://www.blog.octagonstudio.com/popcon-asia-2016/
Tech In Asia Jakarta 2016
Tech In Asia Jakarta successfully garnered every element of various industries to attain good outcome for startup, investor, and corporate to network and link one another. Despite taking place on weekdays, TIA Jakarta 2016 attracted roughly 8000 attendees from around 26 countries to the venue at Balai Kartini Convention Hall, Jakarta. Tech In Asia Jakarta 2016 is the 5th event of TIA’s annual conferences held in various cities of Asian countries, including Indonesia. Having agendas to showcase and keynote on one of the stages, Octagon Studio underlined the significance of VR startup involvement in embracing the technology.
Night at the Museum Bandung
Home sweet home! As our list is dominated by international occasions, this particular section tells about a warm, joyous, and intimate event in our hometown, Bandung. Night at the Museum is a part of serial events held by Bandung Geological Museum which has been known as Night at the Museum picnic cinema 2. Complementing one of our AR lineups, Geological Museum Bandung and Octagon Studio provided an affectionate night for family alike to have quality time while learning about prehistoric thingy. Read the full story on http://www.blog.octagonstudio.com/night-museum-octagon-studio/
Consumer Electronic Shows (CES) 2017 and BETT 2017 as the Grand Opening of 2017
Octagon Studio has been preparing to attend two upcoming international events set to be held in USA and London respectively. We are going to fly to Las Vegas, United States of America, to showcase a range of products as well as giving a glimpse of our upcoming products which are intended to be released on the following event, BETT 2017 in London.