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Media Services: Digital Interactive Lab

Guides for using our equipment and services

Digital Interactive Lab

Ingenium Grand Opening 19 Feb 2019

2019 Apr Common Core

2019 May Asia SEE

2019 May Asia SEE

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Ocean park X HKU Hackathon Jun 2019

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Booking

Booking

DIL booking application

Booking must be made at least 10 working days in advance subject to availability.

For enquiries, please contact Media Services Librarian at phone 3917-5898 or email  annkppau@hku.hk.

General Information

The Digital Interactive Lab (DIL) is equipped with a high performance computer and a high resolution Video Wall to facilitate visualisation of data with images and videos for research seminar and academic discussion, and to support collaborative learning activities through connecting your portable devices to project images, videos, and research data on multiple screens simultaneously. 

Digital Interactive Lab is designed for teaching, seminar and conference use.

Facilities

  • Digital Display Wall: It is in 5-meter wide and 2-meter high consisting of 12 nos. of 55-inch high-resolution LED TV screens to provide an extremely high resolution of 24,883,200 pixels (7,680 pixels x 3240 pixels).
    • Multiple video inputs: 1 to at least 12 video inputs from different sources can be displayed either individually or simultaneously in different layout configurations
    • Wired connections:
      • 2 wall-mounted HDMI sockets are provided
      • 10 floor boxes with HDMI input are available for easy plugging of your devices, sharing of screens and group work
    • Wireless connections:
      • Wireless Presenters to allow a maximum of 4 users using any device to collaborate simultaneously (Only for Android devices)
    • An easy-to-use control panel is installed on iPad for controlling the screen, sound volume and lighting
  • Interactive Whiteboard: An 75-inch Interactive Whiteboard is connected with the Digital Display Wall for highlighting and illustrating ideas during discussions and collaborative research work. It is also an input for display to the Digital Display Wall or vice-versa.  This is perfect for more interaction with the digital images and conducting seminars.
  • Lectern: touch screen computer which is connected with Digital Display Wall.
  • Writable partition: For generating ideas during discussion and collaborative work.
  • MimioTeach™: is a set of portable interactive whiteboard systems to use together with whiteboard table.  If you already uses regular dry erase boards and projectors, simply place the small MimioTeach bar on the dry erase boards, push two buttons, and you've got a full-featured interactive whiteboard