February 2020

BTS – #1 kpop boyband in the world Augmented Reality Photo Booth

 

To create an experience that is fascinating and different for Toppers (Toppers User), Tokopedia challenged AR&Co. to create an exceptional experience with BTS using augmented reality technology. No doubt, AR&Co. delivered it perfectly. AR&Co. created an AR Photobooth with an 86″inch screen that is able to present BTS in virtual version in real surroundings.

Pose in front of the booth, then BTS will automatically come and say hi to you and start posing to take photo with you.  The photo result is so real, you won’t tell the difference! “OMG i thought i really took a picture with BTS member” said Irma, one of the visitor

Tokopedia challenged AR&Co to create something magnificent, and it is surely accomplished!!

Photo source: Tokopedia

February 2020

AR&Co. Support QATAR NATIONAL SPORTS DAY 2020

 

Qatar National Sports Day is an annual event held by Qatar Embassy with the theme of sports and friendship.  This year, the event was held at Hall A Basketball Gelora Bung Karno on 11 February 2020. AR&Co. is honored to supporting this event and presenting two sports-tech experience booth – Interactive Treadmill and Catch The Coin Game.

Enthusiasm from Qatar Embassy and visitor were very visible when they play both game and they said it was very fun and interesting experience.

December 2019

In Collaboration with AR&Co, Sand Sculpting Australia presents the World’s First Sand Sculpting Augmented Reality Experience at the Graeme Base’s ANIMALIA IN SAND

 

Sand Sculpting Australia and Boneo Discovery Park have collaborated with AR&Co to enhance the Sand Sculpting exhibition with Augmented Reality technologies for the visitors to experience.

Through 26 giant sand sculptures created by some of the world’s most renowned sand sculptors combined with Augmented Reality, visitors will be able to see the much-loved classic children’s book by Graeme Base come alive.

ANIMALIA IN SAND exhibition will run from December 14th 2019 to April 30th 2020 at Boneo Discovery Park on the Mornington Peninsula.

For more info: https://www.sandsculpting.com.au/

December 2019

Faber-Castell ‘Color to Life’ application was awarded as the winner of Excellent Communications Design Apps category during The German Design Award 2020

 

The German Design Awards is the German Design Council’s premium international prize and is one of the world’s most renowned design competitions. With over 5,400 entries submitted for the German Design Awards 2019, the competition has again shown pleasing growth. Product and project submissions were received from 63 countries, with the share of international entries reaching 54 percent. At the German Design Awards, recognition is given exclusively to projects that are groundbreaking in the German and international design landscape. The competition rewards the best entries in the categories “Excellent Product Design”, “Excellent Communications Design” and the new category, “Excellent Architecture”.

With the spirit of ‘Innovation & Creativity’ as one of its brand values, Faber Castell always strive to explore various new and relevant solutions for its consumers. With this in mind, and looking at how the trend in the industry has evolved, Faber-Castell ‘Color to Life’ was developed. “The fascinating app combines the analogue colouring book with the 3D digital world of augmented reality. A wonderfully animated colouring and play activity that delights not only children, but also parents.” stated by the Jury of The German Design Awards.

Through this app, Faber-Castell succesfully brings the magic out of the traditional drawing book into the animated digital world of augmented reality. This app was developed collaboratively with AR&Co, one of the leading AR developer headquartered in Jakarta, to truly make characters jump off the page and into the digital realm using mobile devices. The app offers five games and characters to choose from where each can move around on top of the drawing book. Each of the characters shall appear as it is colored by the children, and can be used to play in its own game.

January 2019

AR&CO. JOINED WIR GROUP TO SHOWCASE TECHNOLOGIES AT THE WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM 2019

WIR Group is proud to be selected to represent and showcase Indonesia’s digital future at the prestigious World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2019 in Davos, Switzerland.

The theme for this upcoming World Economic Forum Annual is Globalization 4.0 in which the forum aims to shape the world in preparation for the fourth industrial revolution.

Indonesia is one of the largest digital frontier and WIR Group will be showcasing Indonesia’s digital reality, creativity and advancement in the Indonesia Pavilion. The Indonesia Pavilion is organized by Indonesia’s Investment Coordinating Board BKPM and supported by other ministries and government agencies. The Pavilion is open from 22-25 January 2019 from 8am until 8pm. The Pavilion will hold meetings and to get visitors to get a feel and experience Indonesia today and its future.

The look and feel of the Indonesia Pavilion will be dominated by the color red, with patterns similar to batik yet containing design elements inspired by technology, also provided by WIR Group. The Indonesia Pavilion is located on the Promenade 57, in the middle of the ski-resort town of Davos-Klosters. WIR Group will have a section in the Indonesia Pavilion in which we will show Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, and also bringing our latest app MINAR. Get ready to mine and collect coins in the eastern side of the Alpine mountains, in freezing temperatures.

The WIR team will be lead by our CEO Daniel Surya, accompanied by the international team. Previously WIR Group had achieved other international recognitions, such as getting awarded and listed in the 40 most innovative companies at the London Stock Exchange in 2014, and also two consecutive wins in Silicon Valley’s Auggie Awards for Best Campaign in 2015 and 2016.