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Olfactory Virtual Realities Show Promise for Mental Health Practices and Integrative Care

June 11, 2021

The University of Vermont Medical Center’s Inpatient Psychiatry Department, Press Release

VR smell can be used to improve immersion—and possibly even mental health.

June 8, 2021

Freethink, by Jesse Damiani

Aromas evoke past journeys, or paths not taken

June 4, 2021

Borneo Bulletin, by Jen Rose Smith

Fragrance Innovation: OVR Technology’s Scentware for Virtual Reality

June 1, 2021

Perfumer & Flavorist, by Jenna Rimensnyder

VR Simulation Company Using Scent to Stimulate & Access Memory

May 28, 2021

Healthy Simulations, by Lindsay Nolan.

Why Smell Could Be the Future of VR

May 25, 2021

Lifewire, by Sascha Brodsky  

Shifting Homes

OVR Technology is bringing smell to virtual reality with new climate change experience

May 24, 2021

Yahoo News via Axios, by Bryan Walsh.

OVR in Nature

New INHALE Platform Leverages Olfactory Virtual Reality to Improve Access To Integrative Health Tools & Services

May 20, 2021

The INHALE Wellness Platform combines the benefits of mindfulness, breathwork, and meditation with the next generation of aromatherapy and digital therapeutics.

Unlimited Realities Speaker Session

May 17, 2021

On May 7th, OVR Technology CEO, Aaron Wisniewski was a featured speaker at the Unlimited Realities Event, hosted by Xperience Plus. You can watch that keynote and the follow-up Q&A sessions on their Youtube channel. Aaron’s Session Q&A Session

See.Change Sessions 2021 — Storytelling with a Purpose

May 6, 2021

Our CEO Aaron Wisniewski led a Storytelling with a Purpose panel and the recent See.Change Sessions 2021 event. Aaron was joined by Ara Katz, Marc Maleh, and Daniel Stricker. This roundtable of amazing musicians, filmmakers, and artists, discuss the use of multiple and non-traditional mediums for effective messaging, empathy, and immersive storytelling.

Wisdom From The Women Leading The VR, AR & Mixed Reality Industries, With Sarah Socia of OVR Technology

April 22, 2021

From their series featuring some of the women leading the VR/AR future, our VP of Scentware Sarah Socia sat down with Authority Magazine’s Fotis Georgiadis.

The Next Frontier – OVR Technology with Aaron Wisniewski

April 13, 2021

Our good friend Olivia Jezler from Future of Smell sits down with Aaron to talk about the future of the Fragrance industry and OVR Technology.

Smell-o-Vision is Real!

April 5, 2021

Medium.com, by Erikka Innes

The Benefits of Smell in Virtual Reality

March 31, 2021

OVR’s Head of Design Erik Cooper is a guest on Protolab’s All Things Manufacturing Digital Thread Podcast.

Aroma Discord Speaker Series, Scent + Tech + Future of Healthcare

March 11, 2021

Our VP of Scentware, Sarah Socia was featured alongside Vanessa Julia Carpenter of Kinsugi Design, and Olivia Jezler from Future of Smell at the Aroma Discord Group’s Speaker Series. This session was focused on the intersection of Scent, Technology, and their impact on the future of Healthcare. Sarah is up third, here is the recording. […]

What do Virtual Worlds Smell Like? with Aaron Wisniewski

February 23, 2021

Crazed Podcast, National Mental Health Innovation Center (NMHIC) at the University of Colorado’s Anschultz Medical Campus.

Aromas can evoke beloved journeys — or voyages not yet taken

February 11, 2021

Washington Post, by Jen Rose Smith

Twinfold Chat with Hassa and Hussa Blake

November 17, 2020

OVR Technology CEO Aaron Wisniewski sits down with Hassa and Hussa Blake on their TwinFold Chat podcast. Hit play below, watch time, approximately 15 mins.

Better Virtual Reality, Better Reality: OVR Technology Brings Scent-Driven VR Solution to VR/AR Global Summit 2020

September 29, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 29, 2020 PRESS CONTACT Alexandra Tursi OVR Technology 802.777.6737 (direct line) press@ovrtechnology.com Better Virtual Reality, Better Reality: OVR Technology Brings Scent-Driven VR Solution to VR/AR Global Summit 2020 CEO Aaron Wisniewski Set to Be Featured Speaker Burlington, Vermont: OVR Technology (ovrtechnology.com), the leader in providing scent solutions for VR, AR, and […]

OVR Technology brings scent-driven VR solution to Global Summit

September 9, 2020

Vermont Business Magazine

OVR Technology's ION and Scent bottles

Combining Scent with VR in Mental Health Treatment – Interview with OVR Technology

August 27, 2020

The Medical Futurist, By Dr. Bertalan Mesko, PhD (Paid Access Required)

OVR Mask & Device

Making sense: Vermont tech developers use virtual reality technology to examine mental health

August 9, 2020

WVNY News 22 (ABC) / WFFF News 44 (Fox), By Jolie Sherman

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VR/AR Association Podcast: The Power of Smell with Aaron Wisniewski of OVR Technology

August 6, 2020

OVR Technology’s Aaron Wisniewski was the guest on the latest VR/AR Association Podcast series, hosted by Tyler Gates and Sophia Moshasha. Tyler and Sophia explore the power of smell with Aaron Wisniewski, CEO and Co-Founder of OVR Technology, and how scent adds a critical piece to being immersed in immersive simulations. Listen to the episode […]

Olfactory Virtual Reality: Improving patient outcomes by engaging the sense of smell

August 4, 2020

Aaron Wisniewski’s keynote session at the International VR Healthcare Association (IVRHA) Symposium

VT Company Aims to Make Virtual Reality More Realistic Through Scent

July 29, 2020

New England Cable News, By Jack Thurston