Develop your HoloLens application : apprehend the steps of the realization of a mixed reality application


Training aims

Would you like to develop an innovative application in mixed reality? This course aims to teach you how to master the development of an application with HoloLens from A to Z. It is intended for an audience initiated: developers with good foundations in C # and Unity 3D, as well as UI / UX designers. Thus, from the expression of the need to the publication of your app on the HoloLens store, you will be guided through each step and will practice with practical cases, to integrate assets, design graphics and program advanced features.

Training program

This course is intended for an initiated audience: developers with good foundations in C # and Unity 3D, as well as UI/UX designers. At the end of these 4 days, you will develop your own application, also downloadable from the HoloLens store.

Day 1
Presentation of HoloLens and use cases, the keys to build a project in mixed reality

  1. What is mixed reality ?
    • Differences with virtual reality and augmented reality
    • The devices available on the market and their characteristics
  2. HoloLens presentation
    • Its technical characteristics
    • Its features: gesture recognition, voice recognition, spatial mapping
  3. The prerequisites to launch a HoloLens development project
    • The necessary softwares
    • Presentation of the professions to be solicited to carry out the project
    • Build your development team and identify the essential profiles
    • The stages of production
  4. The main use cases
    • Real Estate
    • Training
    • Industry
  5. Feedback from our professionals
    • Presentation of the best practices to implement when launching your first HoloLens project to avoid the mistakes that can be made.
  6. How to develop for HoloLens ?
    • Presentation of the necessary softwares
    • Introduction to the Mixed Reality Toolkit
    • How to compile from Visual Studio
    • The Device Portal of HoloLens
  7. Application testing
    • Testing applications developed by Actimage, on our HoloLens helmets: Pop Balloons, Car Configurator, Safran Lading System, Mixed Reality Concept
    • Testing applications selected especially for you, according to your sector of activity and your needs (to be defined upstream with the Actimage Academy)

Day 2
Introduction to the development of a HoloLens application

  1. Introduction
    • More detailed presentation and experimentation of the Mixed Reality Toolkit and Device Portal
  2. Experts advice
    • Develop and compile an application following the advice of our experts to master the basics of HoloLens development
  3. Good design practice of an application
    • Understanding the context and the final user needs to respond effectively
    • Design: accompanied by our experts, the participants will define the content of their application and the user's path to then develop a first prototype

Day 3
Practical application supervised by the trainers

  1. Production of assets
    • Creation of the UI elements necessary for the good development of the application
  2. Development
    • Development of the application features

Day 4

  1. Tests
    • Tests and feedback from our experts, debugs and last touches of your application
  2. Exchanges
    • Tests and exchanges around the applications developed by each group and election of the preferred application of the training


Certification course awarded by the Actimage Academy after the test passed at the end of training

Training materials

  • Support presented during the training
  • Photos and videos taken with HoloLens during the training
  • Your own developed application


  • Unity development skills
  • Hardware and software required or provided (per person or binomial) :
    • Windows 10 Professional PC supporting Hyper-V
    • Unity3D 2018.1.2
    • Visual Studio 2017
    • HoloLens emulator
    • Durée : 4 days
    • Location : Paris
    • Places : 10 people
    • Adaptability : In-house or tailor-made training

    Price : 2 490 €HT/personne
    Next sessions :

    • On request only

They participated, they testify !

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Vincent B.

Associate professor

The training went perfectly. The trainer is very competent and pedagogue. The different workshops were well designed, with a progression adapted to the intended audience.

Michael A.


Great! A lot of new information in a very good atmosphere !

Théo V.

PhD student IMT Lille Douai

The trainers are very nice and attentive. The training is well explained, broad in theory, which allows to exploit many possibilities of HoloLens.

Frédéric C.

IT Project Manager

Very good training quality, very good knowledge of trainers on HoloLens products but also on Unity.
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Customized training, created for you and with you

Recognizing that your needs and constraints are unlike any other, our experts work to provide you with more creativity, responsiveness and adaptability for your training projects. That's why Actimage Academy offers to adapt its training to your needs, by creating a tailor-made training program that combines unique background, form and teaching tools.

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Microsoft Mixed Reality Partner

Actimage is one of Microsoft's trusted partners for the development of mixed-reality applications.

At the end of a three-month program and a defense in London, our expertise for the development of applications in mixed reality has been recognized.

This partnership is a guarantee of excellence.

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