Synthetic Environment for Support


The use of augmented reality, virtual reality and high fidelity models to create virtual training environments for Defence staff.


Synthetic environments are fully utilised across Defence to augment existing training regimes and wholly replace physical training which is destructive or costly. Platforms and teams across the defence estate can collaborate in training opportunities.

First Steps/Building Blocks

Where can we use Synthetic environments to support and improve the Defence support landscape – opportunity to develop further. Army war fighting experiment (focus area for TDI support and facilitation) Stakeholder and ownership discovery activity for MOD sponsors and owners of the synthetic environment Understanding the TDI membership expertise on synthetic environment discovery activity to better focus specialist support

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