JIX Research & Innovation Lab (X-LAB) in partnership with ARIVE network
ARIVE is the largest network of universities institutions in Australia and New Zealand conducting research in Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Mixed Reality, and Metaverse technologies. X-LAB is a deep tech commercialization lab that works with Universities in the ARIVE network to prototype real-world applications of XR technology, proving its commercial viability and ensuring a return on investment.
JIX Research and Innovation lab (X-LAB) is the research arm of JIX Reality, a creative tech agency in Christchurch, NZ. We use the philosophy of Open Innovation to co-create, co-design, co-innovate, share and learn.
Their core technology focus areas are XR (Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Mixed Reality) and Gesture Recognition Technology. They have worked on extensive commercial projects with the Ministry, local council and community organizations for the past 5 years in New Zealand and are looking to expand into the Asia-Pacific region next year.
There are eight universities in the ARIVE network and among the hundreds of AR/VR researchers in these institutions are some of the leading academics in the world.
ARIVE works with industry to identify what their needs are and undertakes research to help meet these needs. It provides industry with simple access to a large group of AR, VR and MR researchers with expertise in a wide variety of AR, VR, MR technologies. ARIVE is actively looking for academic and industry partners from around the world.