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AR As A Driving Force For Effective Education – Dave Room

AR As A Driving Force For Effective Education – Dave Room

Find out what Dave Room is up to with ZBook and Pacha’s Pajamas and tune in for what’s the upcoming innovation for the future animated books.


Dave Room is the Co-founder of BALANCED Entertainment, founder of ZBook and author of the animated book series, Pacha’s Pajamas. He holds a B.S. and M.S. in Engineering from Stanford University, and has worked on the innovative edge of a number of emergent fields including yield management, environmental performance measurement, intranet development, e-commerce software and renewable energy. In the process, he had leadership roles in several tech startups and a non profit he co-founded called Bay Localize.



With the intention to uplift tens of millions of children worldwide, Dave co-authored the animated book series, Pacha’s Pajamas; A Story Written By Nature and executive produced the nine-award winning companion album. Dave has coined the term “The Awakening Journey” as a modern alternative to the Hero’s Journey, and is actively participating in the AR/VR for Good conversations.



Founded by Dave Room and Aaron Ableman in February 2011, BALANCE is a Mixed Reality/EdTech firm. It includes BALANCE Edutainment, Inc, a for-profit social enterprise chartered in Delaware, and nonprofit projects, Balance Films and Imagination Heals. BALANCE Edutainment aims to continue in it’s role as one of the most significant and active pioneers in the augmented reality space. With a successful product launch already under it’s belt through the ZBook, the company aims to continue it’s expansion into different markets, product types, and areas of society that can be positively influenced by the experience, knowledge, and technology that is steadily forming a continuing and expanding foundation of success for BALANCE Edutainment.

Event: Augmented World Expo (AWE), 2017
Location: Santa Clara, California, US
Speaker: Dave Room (Founder of ZBook, C0-Founder of BALANCED Entertainment & Author of “Pacha’s Pajamas“)

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