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TOD Innovation Lab New Year’s Toast and Launch of VR Walking Tour

September 3 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Shana Tova from the TOD Innovation Lab at the Tower of David Museum!
We invite you to raise a glass in honor of the New Year and the launch of
“Step Into History” – the First Tour of Jerusalem that Uses Immersive VR Technology
Monday | September 3 , 2018 | 4:00 pm
4:00 pm Reception and Welcome to the TOD Innovation Lab
Eilat Lieber, Director and Chief Curator of the Tower of David Museum
Devora Mason, Director of the TOD Innovation Lab, Tower of David Museum
Itzik Ozer, Director of Business Development, Jerusalem Development Authority
Sarit Goldstein, Director-Gerneral of the Ministry of Jerusalem and Heritage
5:00 pm Jerusalem – Technology and Tourism in the 21st Century
“The Challenge of Creating an Archaeological Experience in Jerusalem” with Dr. Simon Young, Chief Archaeologist and Founder, Lithodomus, Australia (English)
“Bringing History and Archaeology Alive” with Dr. Amit Re’em, Chief Archaeologist, Jerusalem District, Israel Antiquities Authority
“Tourism for the 21st Century Visitor” with Ms. Ilanit Melchior, Director of Tourism, Jerusalem Development Authority
5:30 pm A Taste of First Century Jerusalem
Guests are invited to explore the stunning views of contemporary Jerusalem and be the first to use the brand new VR headsets to travel back in time
The “Step Into History” VR experience was developed in the TOD Innovation Lab
by Lithodomus Dr. Simon J. Young, Founder and Executive Archaeologist Tony Simmons,
CEO Dr. M. Hamdi Kan, Co-Founder
Please RSVP by 31/8/18 vip@tod.org.il
For more information pleas email devora@tod.org.il

Eventbrite link: http://bit.ly/2BPiQG7

Details

Date:
September 3
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Venue

Tower of David, Jerusalem
Tower of David, Jerusalem + Google Map