Soul Machines™ is a ground-breaking high-tech company that is re-imagining how we connect with machines. They are bringing technology to life by creating incredibly life-like, emotionally responsive artificial humans with personality and character that allow machines to talk to us literally face-to-face!
See virtual reality in action with Eight360’s NOVA – a unique motion simulator platform. Eight360 will showcase their cutting-edge immersive VR technology.
Kilogram of the future
Scientists at the Measurement Standards Lab (MSL) have worked on everything from the world’s largest telescope lenses to the jet engine that powers airplanes. Every aspect of modern industry relies on MSL’s measurements, and this interactive exhibition is your chance to see how they’re redefining measurements of the future.
A virtual marae
Use virtual reality technology to explore several New Zealand marae. This virtual marae visualisation platform named Te Rererunga (the ‘fly over’) allows iwi to record, document, preserve and share the unique cultural heritage of their marae and wāhi tapu.
Te Mauri o Te Mana Māori
Designed for newcomers to Te Reo Māori, try a new app that will teach you simple Māori names, colours and numbers in a fun and friendly way. Other cutting edge Māori technologies will also be on show.