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Visit ARA – Virtual Heroes at I/ITSEC 2012 and experience the latest Unreal Engine technology (Booth 781/ Meeting Room 1989)

Albuquerque, NM, November 29, 2012 – The Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) is the world’s largest modeling, simulation and training conference with over 20,000 attendees from over 56 countries and 250,000 NSF of exhibit space. It brings together industry experts, armed services, academia, and various government agencies to improve training and education programs and to identify modern training issues. I/ITSEC will be held Dec. 3 – 6, 2012 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL www.iitsec.org.

ARA’s Virtual Heroes Division will showcase the company’s Advanced Learning Technology applications for education and training including: HumanSim®, Rapid Unified Generation of Urban Databases (RUGUD), Shared Architecture for Dynamic Environment (SHADE) and the Virtual Heroes ‘Go’ platform for browser based 3D content delivery. In addition, Epic Games will participate at I/ITSEC with ARA-Virtual Heroes by providing scheduled demonstrations of the latest Unreal technology for select licensees, partners and prospective customers during the exhibition.

Space is very limited for these sessions, and prior appointments are required. Interested parties seeking an appointment should contact Unreal Govt. Licensing Manager Jerry Heneghan via: http://virtualheroes.com/contact  Please specify three possible meeting times and the number of people planning to attend (limit 3  per organization).

 

About Unreal Engine

Developed by Epic Games, the award-winning Unreal Engine is known for its cutting-edge graphics, best-of-breed toolset and scalability across major platforms. Operating on nine platforms, including PC, consoles and mobile devices, Unreal Engine 3 is designed to accelerate developers’ productivity for creating high-quality games, applications, training simulations, 3D visualizations, digital films and animated entertainment. Powering hundreds of games and integrated with two dozen leading middleware technologies, Unreal Engine 3 holds more than 20 technology awards, including seven Game Developer Front Line Awards and five Develop Industry Excellence Awards. The Unreal Engine also holds a seat in the Front Line Awards Hall of Fame. Epic recently revealed Unreal Engine 4, winner of multiple Best of E3 2012 awards, which offers unprecedented workflow improvements and graphical capabilities that provide unparalleled accessibility for developers building the next generation of games and applications. For additional information, please visit http://www.unrealengine.com.

 

About Applied Research Associates, Inc.

Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) was founded 1979, in Albuquerque, N.M., to solve problems of national importance by providing science and engineering research, technical support services. The company’s applied research delivers scientific solutions for national defense, homeland security, aerospace, healthcare, transportation, and manufacturing. With 1,300 Employee Owners at locations in the U.S. and Canada, ARA offers a broad range of technical expertise in defense technologies, civil engineering, computer software and simulation, systems analysis, biomedical engineering, environmental technologies, and blast testing and measurement.

The Virtual Heroes Division of Applied Research Associates, Inc. creates collaborative interactive learning solutions for healthcare, federal systems, and corporate training markets. Advanced Learning Technologies (ALT) leverage simulation learning and digital games-based training paradigms to accelerate learning, increase user proficiency, and reduce training costs. Virtual Heroes is located in Raleigh, North Carolina, and in Orlando, Florida in the Central Florida Research Park.