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The Enterprise Connect expert-led conference program will discuss the latest systems, software, services and applications for enterprise communications and collaboration. The conference is designed with one objective in mind: To help you optimize your investments in communications and collaboration systems, software and services. Click on session titles for full session descriptions. All times noted are in EDT.

The Reality of AR in the Enterprise

Tom Brannen  (Industry Analyst, OnConvergence)

Date: Thursday, March 24

Time: 9:00 am - 9:45 am

Track: Practical AI

Session Type: Conference Breakout Session

Vault Recording: TBD

Augmented reality (AR) has been a major area of interest for companies like Cisco, Google, Meta (formerly Facebook), and Microsoft over the last several years. While some people see AR as the far-off future of communications and collaboration, enterprises are already finding a use for this technology today. Moving forward, how will AR be used to enhance collaboration within the enterprise and build toward the next generation of richer digital communications? In this session, an AR/VR industry analyst will explore the creative ways that enterprises are using AR for employee training, onboarding, and collaboration purposes. During this session, he’ll also explore the key AR players, and what AR can actually do for enterprise, disregarding the marketing hype.


  • Gain insight into the key AR players and their products and services
  • Learn how AR can be used in the enterprise today and for what cases
  • Understand the role of AR in the broader collaboration technology environment, and what IT/communications professionals will need to do in order to support AR applications.
  • Learn how AR differs from VR and where the two technologies meet