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The Independent
October 8, 2020
After seeing his classmates continuously burn out during their medical degrees, Alex Young gave up medicine shortly after graduating to work on his medical start-ups
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Healthcare Global
October 5, 2020
Immersive scenarios are emerging as important remote training tools
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Telegraph
September 6, 2020
Schools and universities are embracing technology to help replace experiments and work experience during the pandemic
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Maddyness
August 31, 2020
Every era is defined by innovations that transform our lives. Ground-breaking leaps forward are lauded, only to have their crown snatched away by a better, smarter version in the following years. Since the turn of the millennium, unfathomable levels of investment have poured into companies pushing boundaries in every field.
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Startup Magazine
August 18, 2020
What is the best way to help employees learn faster and remember training for longer?
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TechRound
August 17, 2020
Techround caught up with Dr Alexander Young, CEO and founder of Virti, to talk all things from being the first evidence-based training company to enter the NHS Innovation Accelerator programme, to adapting to remote training in a post-pandemic world…
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What comes next
August 14, 2020
The WCN team talk to Dr Alex Young, founder of Virti, a company combining mixed reality and artificial intelligence into a mind-blowing training platform. By harnessing data, and allowing users to build their own immersive scenarios, Virti is hoping to bring limitless personalized education to every corner of the globe, unlocking the full power of human potential.
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VRWorldTech
August 14, 2020
Meet Virti, the company founded by trauma and orthopaedic surgeon Dr Alexander Young that’s using XR, AI and gamification to help medical and other professionals learn faster and remember training for longer
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Bristol Post
August 10, 2020
Bristol-based Virti uses extended reality (XR) and artificial intelligence (AI) to help organisations around the world to remotely train workers. When the pandemic hit and companies across the globe started exploring socially distanced ways of learning and training, Virti said it was “ideally placed” to help.
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Business Leader
August 4, 2020
In this instalment of Business Leader Insight, Oli spoke to Dr Alex Young, the CEO and founder of Virti: a Bristol-based tech firm using XR and AI to set a new gold standard for corporate training..
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Modern Healthcare
August 1, 2020
Cedars-Sinai has been using simulation technologies for years to help clinicians practice surgeries. Last year it started working with Virti, a U.K. software startup that builds VR and augmented reality modules for corporate training, to add to its orientations.
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Becker's Health IT
July 30, 2020
Cedars-Sinai tapped VR corporate training platform Virti for the program, which 146 residents completed over a 14-day period. In total, the residents spent a combined 280 hours in the immersive scenarios, which simulated events such covering COVID-19 personal protective equipment to code resuscitation.
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Digital Bulletin
July 29, 2020
How will technology change the way enterprise carries out performance management over the next 5 years?
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Wellbeing News
July 15, 2020
A study has shown that when carers receive training via immersive digital technology, including VR, it can improve understanding of infection control measures by 76% and knowledge retention of health and safety guidelines by 230%.
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AllPost news
July 15, 2020
A study carried out as part of the Government funded TechForce19 challenge has shown that when carers receive training via immersive digital technology, including VR, it can improve understanding of infection control measures by 76% and knowledge retention of health and safety guidelines by 230%.
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Tech talks
July 10, 2020
Alex Young is CEO of e-learning tech offering Virti. As an ex-surgeon Alex has experience of training for the healthcare sector, and is trying to give all students and professionals better access to insight, as well help the healthcare sector improve it's ability to flex when needed. 
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July 1, 2020
Virti has been recognised as a part of the GREAT Britain Inspiration Campaign – for having gone above and beyond and done extraordinary things during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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