When hosting a corporate event, it's always a good idea to keep the guests entertained. Today, more and more companies are starting to take advantage of corporate event virtual reality entertainment. Here's what virtual reality is and how you can use it to take your next event to the next level.
Virtual Reality Continues to Grow in Popularity
Virtual reality has technically been around for decades, but the technology has experienced an explosion in popularity over the last decade. Numerous companies are in the space and some of the leaders are creating extremely immersive video games using powerful headsets.
But VR isn't just for gaming. Using a VR headset is a great way to take someone out of their current setting and make them feel like they really are in a new location. Some members of the Armed Forces use VR headsets to simulate missions, and medical staff sometimes use VR headsets to simulate a specific environment for a patient, like someone who is trying to get over a phobia.
A VR Headset at Your Event Can Create a Memorable Tour or Experience
VR headsets are perfect for creating a 360 degree interactive tour or demonstration. You can use it to give your guests a branded experience that will make them feel like they are really there. A car company, for example, could make someone feel like they are sitting behind the wheel of the company's upcoming car which hasn't been manufactured yet. You can let the user take control or have them just sit back while someone gives them a guided tour and leads them through the experience.
It Will Make Your Event Memorable
Do you work in an industry where corporate events for one company or another are always going on? If so, a lot of the same people might end up going to the same events together, and they all sort of become a blur after a while. There's always a stage presentation and maybe some light snacks or a mixer afterwards. Once you've been to one event, you've been to them all.
But with a VR headset, you can really stand out from the crowd. You can give your guests an experience that others in your industry have not, and that will make them remember you and your brand.
VR is growing in popularity and has a wide range of uses, including many that could benefit your next corporate event. Contact a corporate event entertainment services company today for more information.