News - OVR Technology


When Emerging Technology Meets Student Engagement

September 21, 2021

Via Agora.  Our CEO Aaron Wisniewski sits on a panel of innovators bringing new technologies to market that will greatly improve student engagement and usher in the future of learning.


Ketamine One Partners with OVR Technology to Provide Scent-Enabled VR Psychedelic Experiences

September 2, 2021

Psychedelic Spotlight, by Greg Gilman

A Hero Behind the VR Headset

August 30, 2021

NEO.LIFE, by LaVonne Roberts. A great article about our friend and advisor Dr. Walter Greenleaf and his impact on healthcare and VR.  OVR gets a good mention as one of the upcoming technologies Dr. Greenleaf is excited by.

Emerging Technologies in Healthcare

August 26, 2021

Games for Change Panel on Emerging Technologies in Healthcare. OVR Technology’s Aaron Wisniewski is joined by an esteemed panel of innovators and thought leaders to explore new ways to make human senses and cognition accessible to researchers, and healthcare professionals.

Ketamine One and OVR Technology sign deal to use virtual reality technology in psychedelic treatments

August 5, 2021

Watch Ketamine One Interim CEO Adam Deffett’s interview with Stephen Gunnion from Proactive discuss OVR Technology’s Inhale platform and why Ketamine One chose to add OVR to their offerings.

Ketamine One to Provide Scent-Enabled Virtual Reality Via Exclusive Agreement for Psychedelic Molecules With OVR Technology

August 4, 2021

Agreement Provides Ketamine One With First-of-its-Kind VR Scent Capabilities to Generate More Realistic Immersive Experiences and Help Improve Patient Treatment Outcomes

USC SMART-VR Talk: VR & Sensory Input

July 30, 2021

USC’s SMART-VR industry talk on “VR & Sensory Input” featured Aaron Wisniewski (CEO & Co-founder of OVR Technology) and Joe Michaels (Chief Revenue Officer of HaptX), along with co-host Dr. Skip Rizzo (SMART-VR Co-director, Director of Medical Virtual Reality at the USC ICT, and Research Professor at the Department of Psychiatry and School of Gerontology).

Intrepid X Podcast Series Exploring Multi-Sensory Immersive Reality

July 26, 2021

A great Podcast series exploring innovative immersive technologies. Our CEO, Aaron Wisniewski is featured in Episode 4

Scent in VR: Does a Virtual Rose Smell Just as Sweet?

June 29, 2021, by Jacob Bourne

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, 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.