An interactive cultural metaverse that expands reality through technology, a new alternative to the travel and tourism industry
The metaverse concept is spreading throughout the industry. Among the industries in which metaverse technology has melted, the place where virtual reality exerts the greatest influence is by far the field of travel and tourism. Metabus is opening a new era of tourism by combining it with the tourism business. Travel is no longer far away. Through metabus tourism, anyone can experience famous tourist attractions and landmarks in the region anytime, anywhere and implemented in virtual space.
Kim Jae-heon (right), CEO of VREDU, won the grand prize in the ‘XR category for ‘VR/AR content’ at the ‘2021 5th 4IR Awards (4th Industrial Revolution Awards)’ hosted by Money Today held at the Korea Press Center in Jung-gu, Seoul on the afternoon of the 2nd. ‘ and is taking a commemorative photo with Park Jong-myeon, CEO of Money Today.
Non-face-to-face tourism, Enjoy Street, selected as Seoul’s new normal tourism content
VR Edu (CEO Kim Jae-heon), an ICT (information and communication technology) company, announced on the 15th that its travel brand ‘Enjoy Street’ has been selected for the ‘Seoul New Normal Tourism Content Contest’ by the Seoul Tourism Organization.
Lee Jun System (CEO Han Sang-hoon), a company specializing in industrial field robots and XR (extended reality)-based hardware, signed a partnership to promote the metaverse business with VR Edu (CEO Kim Jae-heon), a company specializing in IT solutions. Leejun System is a company that operates △Smart Business △Robot System △4D/VR (Virtual Reality) System.
VREDU, Selected as Small and Medium Business Technology Innovation Development Project by the Ministry of SMEs and Startups
VREDU announced on the 24th that it would be selected for the ‘2021 Small and Medium Business Technology Innovation Development Project’ by the Ministry of SMEs and Startups and start developing an MR (mixed reality)-based industrial safety education and training system. The SME technology innovation development project is a project that supports the R&D (research and development) innovation capabilities of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with sales of 2 billion won to less than 70 billion won in stages.
‘Tourism Convergence Live Commerce’, where you can enjoy non-face-to-face overseas travel and even shopping, is scheduled to open at the end of this year. It is a platform where foreign tourists who cannot come to Korea due to Corona 19 can easily purchase Korean brand products and souvenirs while visiting major tourist destinations in Korea with a smartphone.