M&C Saatchi may help Uzbekistan introduce VR/AR in education
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 24
By Fikret Dolukhanov – Trend:
M&C Saatchi may help Uzbekistan introduce foreign language learning technology using virtual/augmented reality, Ministry of Public Education said referring to a meeting with supervisor for international business at the British company, Sabrina Heinekey.
The Uzbek side noted that the country is planning to improve the teaching of foreign languages and computer science in schools using modern methodology in order to enable graduates to find decent jobs in the IT sector.
Heinekey talked about a new product that helps learn foreign languages using VR/AR technologies. She also provided information about companies that select talented children and prepare them for certain specialties.
Representatives of the ministry expressed interest in establishing cooperation with those companies.
M&C Saatchi is an international advertising agency network formed in January 1995 by Jeremy Sinclair (chairman), Bill Muirhead, David Kershaw (chief executive) and the brothers Maurice Saatchi and Charles Saatchi. The Group is listed on the AIM Board of the London Stock Exchange.
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