Mark Christian

Mark Christian

Mark is a technology expert in both the education and corporate training sectors.  Mark has led major learning innovation projects around the World including in the Asia-Pacific, Europe, Africa and North America.

Mark currently serves as the Director of Learning and Innovation with Pearson Education in the UK where he leads a team focused on bringing new and emerging technology into practical use for learning for clients such as Transport for London, the Ministry of Defence, and major Universities.  Mark and his team are currently pioneers of VR and AR in the education space in the UK and Europe.

His team at Pearson is Microsoft’s education sector launch partner for Hololens.  They are also working to develop a sustainable marketplace for 360° and VR content with a focus on education and learning.

Using holograms, augmented and virtual reality in teaching and assessment

The reality of our world is rapidly changing. The new technologies that are now available can take the world of learning into, literally, new dimensions. The session will explore and demonstrate the latest virtual, augmented and holographic technology available to support 21 century learning