United Arab Emirates

Steve Bambury

Education Strategy and AR/VR Specialist, New Media Academy

Steve Bambury worked in education for 20 years, ultimately taking on the role of Head of Digital Learning and Innovation across the JESS Dubai school group. He moved on to work as an independent consultant before taking a position within New Media Academy, leading on education strategy and immersive technology. Steve has won awards from Apple, Microsoft, GESS, BETT and EdTech Digest for his working integrating technology successfully in learning and development.  In 2017, Steve hosted the world’s first professional development sessions inside virtual reality and in 2018 he co-hosted the world’s first global lesson inside VR alongside Pixar co-founder Loren Carpenter. Steve has been on the judging panel for the World VR Awards since 2019 and his work with VR has been featured on Forbes Middle East, Arabian Business, Dubai One and more.

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