Arht Media, Inc. (ARHTF: OTCQB) | America’s Educator Ron Clark to Appear as a Hologram Through Promethean and ARHT Media Partnership


America’s Educator Ron Clark to Appear as a Hologram Through Promethean and ARHT Media Partnership

Jun 06, 2016

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Promethean and ARHT Media Inc. (TSX.V: ART OTCQB: ARHTF) are pleased to
announce that Texas teachers and administrators attending the
Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District’s Rigor, Relevance and
Relationships (RRR) Conference on June 7-10 will experience what they
have only seen in sci-fi movies – a keynote address delivered by a
hologram. Teacher, author and innovative school founder Ron Clark will
speak to over 1,300 Texas-based teachers and administrators gathered at
the Richard E. Berry Center as a HumaGramTM, a 3D human
hologram. Using a revolutionary new augmented reality technology, Mr.
Clark will offer educators from across Texas creative practices for
motivating students, parents and colleagues throughout the learning

Made possible through a partnership between global education technology
leader Promethean and ARHT Media, Inc., the Ron Clark HumaGram at the
RRR Conference marks the first time that this augmented holographic
technology is being used to deliver teacher and administrator training
in an educational setting.

HumaGramsTM are ultra-enhanced holograms that “beam” a
speaker or presenter to anywhere in the world and to multiple places at
the same time – in real time and brilliant 3D. Having made its way into
the entertainment, healthcare and retail industries, this augmented
reality holographic technology from ARHT Media has profound implications
for education. According to Goldman Sachs, VR/AR technology in education
represents a $700 million market by 2025.

“We like to say that HumaGrams bring the best in the world to the rest
of the world,” said Paul Duffy, CEO of ARHT Media, Inc. “With our smARHT
education solution, we can bring the best educators and subject-matter
experts into any teaching environment from anywhere in the world. Now,
an expert scientist on the other side of the globe could beam into a
school in Texas and teach students about her research. Students are
drawn into real-world cases that apply to what they are learning in
school and show them future career possibilities.”

Vincent Young, Chief Marketing Officer for Promethean, said, “Over time,
Promethean’s vision is to work with ARHT Media to bring augmented
reality technology to mass audiences in education. We envision the best
experts and educators in the world beaming into schools on a monthly,
weekly, or even daily basis. In today’s modern learning environment,
augmented reality technology eliminates learning boundaries and connects
students to top experts. We’re thrilled to launch this exciting
technology into education with the support of Cypress-Fairbanks ISD and
demonstrate the opportunities it holds for educator training and student

The Rigor, Relevance and Relationships Conference is hosted annually by
Cypress-Fairbanks ISD to provide education leaders with dynamic tools
and resources that can be taken back to their work places or classrooms.
On average, more than 1,300 educators from across Texas participate in
the conference. They will be the first group of educators in the country
to be trained by a fellow educator appearing as a HumaGram.

Disney’s American Teacher of the Year in 2000, Ron Clark will share his
best practices for getting the most out of challenging and hard to reach
students during his session. With vivid examples from his personal
experiences, he will discuss award-winning projects he conducted that
successfully motivated and inspired even the most disinterested
students. Mr. Clark will also focus on how to create the ideal classroom
and school environment where everyone is respected, appreciated and
motivated to perform to the best of their ability.

“We’re elated that Promethean is one of our Best Practices partners for
the 8th annual Rigor, Relevance, and Relationships Teacher
and Leadership Conferences,” said Linda Macias, Associate Superintendent
for Curriculum Instruction and Accountability for Cypress-Fairbanks
ISD. “Participants from over 90 districts will join us for the RRR
conference this year, and one of the highlights will be Ron Clark’s
presentation as a HumaGram. It’s the first time we will feature an
augmented reality technology experience for our conference participants,
and it presents exciting opportunities. They will receive exceptional
training and advice from an innovative educator while also seeing
cutting-edge technology in action. We hope it will spark ideas about how
new technology can enhance instruction in their schools and classrooms.”

Mr. Clark will appear as a pre-recorded HumaGram during both the RRR
Teacher Conference on June 7, 2016 and during the RRR Leadership
Conference from June 8-10, 2016 at the Richard E. Berry Center in
Cypress, Texas.

About Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District

Founded in 1939, Cypress-Fairbanks ISD is the third-largest school
district in Texas and 22nd-largest in the United States. CFISD employees
more than 14,000 staff members who serve more than 114,000 students in
the suburban northwest Houston area. The school district operates 88
schools and special program facilities, including an 11th
high school that will open in the fall of 2016. A $1.2 billion bond
package approved by the CFISD community in 2014 has integrated enhanced
technology to 21st-century classrooms across the district.

About Promethean

Promethean is a global education company that improves learning
productivity by developing, integrating, and implementing innovative 21st-century
learning environments that help make everyone more engaged, empowered,
and successful. Promethean’s main corporate offices are located in
Blackburn, UK, and Atlanta, USA. Promethean is a member of the NetDragon
Websoft, Inc. (HKSE: 0777) group of companies. For more information,
please visit

About ARHT Media

ARHT Media Inc. creates HumaGrams™, the most believable and interactive
human holograms. HumaGrams™ are generated using our patent-pending
Augmented Reality Holographic Technology (ARHT™), which is a scalable,
repeatable and transportable form of 3D without the use of special
glasses. This unique platform makes it possible for people to engage
with our HumaGrams™, opening up a wide range of applications from
interactive retail displays, tradeshow booths, presentations, live shows
and concerts. The various applications can then be integrated into
multiple forms of proximity and mobile marketing tactics to connect with
an audience, drive sales efforts and create memorable experiences. ARHT
Media Inc. was co-founded in 2012, by Rene Bharti (Chairman), and
entertainer Paul Anka (Chairman, Board of Advisors). The company is
supported by a diverse and seasoned Management team spearheaded by its
CEO Paul Duffy, a global entrepreneur and creator of the Digital Human
Experience in online, mobile and holographic communications. ARHT’s team
brings decades of experience from fields including entertainment,
technology, marketing and finance. Advisors to the company include the
likes of Larry King, Jason Bateman, Richard “Skip” Bronson, Michael
Bublé, Carlos Slim, Irving Azoff and Kevin O’Leary. ARHT Media trades
under the symbol ART on the Toronto Venture Stock Exchange and the OTCQB
Exchange under the symbol ARHTF.

About NetDragon Websoft Inc.

NetDragon Websoft Inc. (HKSE: 0777) is a leading innovator and creative
force in China’s mobile Internet industry. Established in 1999,
NetDragon is a vertically integrated, cutting-edge RD powerhouse with a
highly successful track record which includes the development of
flagship MMORPGs such as Eudemons Online and Conquer Online, China’s
number one online gaming portal,, and China’s most influential
smartphone app store platform, 91 Wireless, which was sold to Baidu
(NASDAQ:BIDU) in 2013 as the largest Internet MA transaction in China
at the time. Being China’s pioneer in overseas expansion, NetDragon also
directly operates a number of game titles in over 10 languages
internationally since 2003. In recent years, NetDragon has become a
major player in global online and mobile learning space as it works to
leverage its mobile Internet technologies and operational know-how to
develop a game-changing learning ecosystem. For more information, please

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