David Whelan

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David Whelan and Sandra Whelan of VR Education. Photograph: Shane O’Neill

Virtual reality technology company VR Education said revenue rose 15 per cent in 2018 as the company posted its first results since listing on the sto(...)

David Whelan, CEO and Sandra Whelan, COO, Immersive VR Education. Photograph: Shane O’Neill/SON Photographic

Waterford-based virtual reality company Immersive VR Education has scooped a top award in Dubai. The company, which makes online virtual social learn(...)

VR Education CEO David Whelan  and COO Sandra Whelan. The firm reported revenue that was “comfortably” above expectations. Photograph: Shane O’Neill/SON Photographic

The water level’s rising at VR Education thanks to its new virtual reality Titanic game, which generated record revenue for the Dublin-listed technolo(...)

 A view of the US embassy building in Moscow, Russia. Photograph: Maxim Shipenkov/EPA

Russia has said it will not exchange a former US marine arrested in Moscow for Russians detained by the US. Commenting on the possibility of an exch(...)

David Whelan, CEO and Sandra Whelan, COO, of VR education. Photograph: Shane O’Neill/SON Photographic

Technology company VR Education has launched its virtual learning and corporate training platform Engage. The Waterford-based firm is targeting educa(...)

Chief executive David Whelan and chief operating officer Sandra Whelan of VR Education. Photograph: Shane O’Neill/SON Photographic

Irish firm VR Education’s virtual reality trip on the Titanic is set for launch on Sony’s PlayStation later this month. Titanic VR puts players aboar(...)

Dr Elaine Sullivan, Carrick Therapeutics, winner of the Emerging award at the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Awards, which took place in Citywest. Photograph: Dave Meehan for the Irish Times

Dr Elaine Sullivan, co-founder and chief executive of early-stage life-sciences company Carrick Therapeutics, has won top prize in the emerging catego(...)

David and Sandra Whelan, Immersive VR Education chief executive and chief operating officer respectively. David Whelan, CEO and Sandra Whelan, COO, Immersive VR Education. Picture by Shane O’Neill, SON Photographic

“I saw you going by there,” David Whelan says, sticking his head out the door of an inconspicuous office building as I search for our meeting place. (...)

A ruined Berlin in 1945. An Irish company has been honoured for its VR film on a bombing raid in the second World War.  Photograph: Fred Ramage/Keystone Features/Getty Images

An Irish company’s virtual reality recreation of a British bombing raid in the second World War on German capital Berlin featured in the Venice Film F(...)

Stills from the short film: ‘1943: Berlin Blitz’

Waterford-based Immersive VR Education has collaborated with the BBC for a new virtual reality-based short film that puts viewers in the shoes of a wa(...)

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