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DRIVR-X – Choose Your Reality

Description:

  • Life is about choices. The DRIVR-X virtual reality experience demonstrates the power of those choices in a fun, interactive story that is driven by the participant. With multiple story lines and outcomes, you decide what happens next.
  • To get an inside look at the experience, watch the promotional video here.

Target audience:

  • High school students and young adults, ages 15-26.

Purpose:

  • Research shows that young drivers are consistently over-represented in collisions related to distracted driving, impaired driving and speeding. With the help of leading edge virtual reality (VR) technology, Manitoba Public Insurance has created an experience that addresses critical road safety issues for young drivers in Manitoba.

Duration:

  • Each participant will be immersed in the VR experience for approximately five to 8 minutes.

Requirements:

Full set-up (3 units):

  • Requires an electrical outlet nearby
  • 20'x20' space with room to move around
  • We recommend using a gymnasium
  • Ramp access (everything is on wheels and needs to be wheeled to the location)
  • Includes a debrief area where participants can reflect on the experience

Half set-up (2 units):

  • Requires an electrical outlet nearby
  • 10'x20' space with room for participants to move around
  • We recommend using a large lunch room or gymnasium
  • Ramp access (everything is on wheels and needs to be wheeled to the location)

Single quadrant (1 unit):

  • Requires an electrical outlet nearby
  • 10'x10' space with room for participants to move around
  • We recommend using a classroom or large lunch room
  • Ramp access (everything is on wheels and needs to be wheeled to the location)

To request the DRIVR-X – Choose Your Reality experience, please fill out the online booking form here.