For the Caterpillar booth at Bauma 2019, thinking big was our assignment from the start. The booth measured an impressive 9000 m2, and it was our job to enrich it with cross-media content. More details will follow on what we did and how we approached this challenge.
Meet our bots at AI Everything
We are demonstrating our 2D and 3D virtual assistants at the Gobal AI Summit in Dubai.
Behind the scenes of a P&G shoot
Our Singapore video crew headed for Shanghai for a creative shoot for Vidal Sassoon (P&G).
B·U·T Dubai moves to new office
Here is a little peek at our new Dubai office. Look at all that space! Stay tuned for more updates. Visit us at the Publishing Pavilion in Dubai Production City.
B·U·T specialists at Microsoft MR Porting Lab
A week of Mixed Reality in Paris - or is it the other way around? Our specialists were invited to take part in Microsoft’s MR Porting Lab in the French capital. Needless to say they had great fun!
HoloLens assisted manufacturing
Flanders Make has a mobile research lab touring the country to show how digitization (industry 4.0) can improve manufacturing. One of the tech demonstrations in the lab is a HoloLens app made by us, where Augmented Reality helps you assemble a complex component. Click here for more info.
Last chance to check the interactive and VR experiences at ADIPEC
Day 4 of ADIPEC in Abu Dhabi already! Last chance to check out the interactive exhibits we built for ADNOC or to immerse yourself in the VR experience we created for ExxonMobil!
B·U·T becomes official Showpad partner
We are proud to announce we are now an official Showpad partner. We can help you fill your Showpad repository with great interactive content.
Success for Nakheel with digital user experience by B·U·T
Nakheel concluded a successful participation in the Cityscape Global exhibition in Dubai, featuring a digital user experience that we built including a TouchTable.
Check out the VR app and touch screens in Kortrijk
Still a few days left to visit the great Bergerat-Monnoyeur booth at the Matexpo exhibition in Kortrijk and play around with the VR app and touch screens we created.
A tasty customer treat
A customer’s appreciation is always nice after a period of hard work. Especially when it comes in the shape of Belgian fries. What a great surprise!
First workshop with Sharjah eGovernment
We finished our first workshop with Sharjah eGovernment at the University Of Sharjah yesterday, in the context of a digital art project. Stay tuned for more news.
Singapore’s first ever VR masterclass
Together with Eminence Events and the Employment and Employability Institute e2i, we organized a Virtual Reality masterclass in Singapore. Our Chief Creative Technologist Wim Bonjean flew in from Dubai to share his insights on interactive technologies and creating immersive experiences using VR, AR and MR.
Evening info session on AR, VR and MR!
We’re ready to kick off our evening session on AR, VR and MR for industry association SAI! https://sai.be/event/6388
Wim speaks at Dubai Lynx
Two great reasons to visit DubaiLynx: attend the speech of our Chief Creative Technologist Wim and take the chance to visit our booth!
ADM AR / VR / MR event
Last week we organized the ‘Discover new realities’ event for members of ADM. Our specialists presented the latest in VR, AR and MR (Mixed Reality), and useful applications. Participants also got the chance to experience these technologies first-hand. Special thanks to www.adm.be and the great crowd!
Offical Experience Partner for Innovation Live
This key event on Nov. 21 during the UAE Innovation Week joins inspirational speakers on sustainability, smart cities, education, healthcare, transport and industrial diversification. Our Dubai office is the Experience Partner, creating innovative experiences for Meed, Hitachi, Honeywell, Hyperloop and HAAD.
SWITCH on innovation in Singapore
Our local office participated in SWITCH, the “Singapore Week of Innovation and Technology”. The venue was at One North, where high-tech start-ups are located. We showcased our latest VR projects and created an AR environment with markers, letting visitors experience both virtual and augmented content.
Banking on B·U·T at Sibos 2016 in Geneva
Every year SWIFT organizes the Sibos conference - the world’s leading financial services event. SWIFT called upon our infographic artists to introduce SWIFTLab, on our interactive specialists for a customizable touch-screen interface to show off software applications, and on our e-learning team for a gamified learning tool.
eHealth mirror in the house of the future
In the presence of the Belgian Minister of Health, the Living Tomorrow experience center revealed our interactive eHealth mirror. The giant screen uses the gesture based Kinect system, a digital scale in the floor, and several sensors for contactless heart and breathing rate readings.
Augmented reality gamification in e-Government
Sharjah (UAE) revealed a game created by our Dubai office. The app is a gamified communications channel for all government entities. It uses AR and in-app tasks for kids to gain points, enhance their avatar and progress in the game. The goal is to explore Sharjah and answer government surveys in a fun way.
Virtual reality all over the place
Lots of new toys at our offices: HTC Vive, Oculus Rift and Microsoft HoloLens (yes!) join the numerous Google Cardboard and Samsung Gear variants we got to know well. One problem: our engineers no longer want to go home at night!
New chromakey studio inaugurated
Our office in Belgium opened a new 8x8m chromakey studio on its premises. Fully sound proofed, equipped with broadcast cameras and a separate control room, it’s ready to be deployed for studio shoots, VR projects and webinars.
Caterpillar VR project lives on
After the huge success at the Bauma exhibition of our VR application and mega-touch-wall, global CAT offices are making the investment pay off even more. Language adaptations are in demand, as trade fairs across the globe are seeing the high-tech experiences attract big crowds.
O-I online catalog continues to expand
Proving the success of the online Glass Catalog we designed and built earlier for the European and Asia Pacific regions, O-I commissioned to expand the concept to the Latin American market.