Aircraft, guns, and mixed reality: Inside look at some of the latest and coolest tech at world’s largest defense expo


    If you want to see how much virtual reality and augmented reality have advanced, then the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation & Education Conference — better known as I/ITSEC — is the place to be.

    The weeklong defense and technology conference that’s held at the Orange County Convention Center from Nov. 26 to Nov. 30 is where hundreds of businesses show off their latest immersive software and equipment that’s geared toward military training. From programs that teach users to fly an aircraft to tending to an injured person on the battlefield, I/ITSEC is considered to be the largest modeling, simulation and training event in the world.