Launch of the VR experience “Eva Umlauf – Her testimony”

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München and Fraunhofer HHI present the VR-Experience of Holocaust survivor Eva Umlauf.

After two years of intensive work, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität and Fraunhofer HHI present the VR Experience of Holocaust survivor Dr. Eva Umlauf.

The use of virtual reality and volumetric video technology opens up new possibilities for telling stories, engaging with the past and getting to know the life story of Eva Umlauf.

Wed., Nov. 8, 2023, 16:00

Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute
Salzufer 15/16
10587 Berlin

16:00 – 16:10: Welcome

Dr. Ralf Schäfer, Division Director Video, Fraunhofer HHI

16:10 – 16:40: Greetings

Dr. Felix Klein, Federal Government Commissioner for Jewish Life in Germany and the Fight against Anti-Semitism

Jakob Meyer, Chairman of the Foundation EVZ

Dr. Ingo Krüger, Chairman of the Bavarian Sparkassenstiftung

16:40 – 17:30: Presentation of the VR-Experience

together with young people from Berlin schools

Moderation: Prof. Dr. Markus Gloe, Political Education and Didactics of Social Studies, LMU Munich

17:30 – 18:00: Opportunity for exploration

18:00 – 20:00: Reception and discussion

The event will be hybrid and can be accessed online at the following link:

Meeting ID: 922 1734 1405

Identification code: 049829