The Institute For Arts And Emerging Technologies

We Strengthen Talents For A Stronger And Better Future.

Our XR Academy delivers cutting edge training in emerging technologies, immersive storytelling, XR directing and producing, immersive Art and XR multi-platform development. We deliver an hands-on and a practitioner-driven industry access program to create the arts and crafts of the future.


Worldwide, there are very few training courses and specialisation programs in universities that address the growing need for professionals with expertise in immersive disciplines. MIAT aims at bridging this gap by providing core competences and hands-on training on the immersive world and how to design immersive projects for both XR and the metaverse.

MIAT offers courses where students and professionals can learn the creative and technological foundations behind this new languages. Participants have the unique chance to qualify for a growing industry in search for talents.

Students and professionals who are excited about answering the call of immersive technologies and want to contribute with their talent to build the metaverse, best stories and immersive productions, with our academy, will gain a unique competitive advantage that no other institution is currently offering.

Our Hands-On Method.

We believe in hands-on learning as the lifeblood for creative and generative learning, allowing participants to learn how to create an immersive project, developing original XR art-works and producing high-end XR experiences to be distributed globally.

Our innovative immersive programs provide artistic, creative, critical thinking with cooperative training methods to design for the future generation of art-techs.  Classes are taught by international industry professionals and award winning artists, in a real-world environment with cutting-edge technologies.

Professionals already working in the XR seeking for more depth

Students in immensive tech, audio-visual, filmaking or gaming

Professionals / Corporations wanted to learn about XR

Creative who want to expand their skills

Innovative enthusiasts who want to grow in the arts and craft of the future


  • Internal needs and ideas
  • External needs and project


  • Research
  • Project development
  • Productions


  • Immersive audiovisual experience
  • XR interactive production
  • XR and physical computing installations
  • Immersive lbe experience
  • XR trainings

Become The Art-Tech Of the Future.

We offer several formats focused on developing skills in both artistic and emerging technologies. The suitability of our programs vary according to professional profiles, age, and duration and are dedicated to teenagers and adults from 18+

Our Courses

Worldbuilding in the Metaverse - Masterclass

4 hours English Didactic 21st January 2023

Typology: Masterclass

Didactic Material: International Case Studies and Related Creative Work

Metaverse Narratives - Masterclass

10 hours English Didactic 18th - 19th and 25th – 26th February 2023

Typology: Masterclass

Didactic Material: Case Studies and Related Creative Work.

Transmedia & Performance: Building Stories in the Multiverse - Masterclass

15 hours English Didactic 20th, 21st and 22nd March 2023

Typology: Masterclass

Didactic Material: International Case Studies and Related Creative Work

Infinite Games: Engaging in the Metaverse

15 hours English Didactic 22nd, 23rd and 24th March 2023

Typology: On-site Masterclass

Didactic Material: International Case Studies and Related Creative Work


Live Performance in the Metaverse - Masterclass Bootcamp

40 hours full time on-line and on VR English Didactic 18-19-20-25-26 November 2022 on-line and on VR

Typology: Masterclass With International Immersive Guest Artist

Didactic Material: International Case Studies, Lectures, Hands-on Exercised and Project based learning.


Metaverse Foundations - Workshop

2 hours or more, depending on company’s needs English Didactic/Italian To be defined with the company

Typology: Workshop

Didactic Material: Slides with background theory, data and international case studies


XR Optics – Masterclass Bootcamp

40 hours with team projects on-site; 1 week hands-on design and remote coaching sessions. Final exam and presentation. English Didactic 12th to 16th December 2022

Typology: Masterclass with International top professionals and scientists

Didactic Material: Slides and Scientific references to Transparent displays, Waveguides and VR Optics; Matlab script with design kit for MR combiners.

Metaverse, NFT and Creator Economy Masterclass

8 hours English Didactic 19th May 2023

Typology: Masterclass

Didactic Material: Lectures and international case studies

Metaverse Foundations Masterclass

8 hours English Didactic 18th May 2023

Typology: Masterclass

Didactic Material: Lectures, case studies and final project


Immersive Storytelling & Metaverse - Masterclass Bootcamp

60 Hours plus coaching sessions with international award-winning multi-disciplinary immersive creators for your project work. English 3rd-11th July 2023 On-site

Typology: Masterclass With International Immersive Guest Artist

Didactic Material: International Case Studies, Experiencing Award Curated Pieces, Hands-On with Immersive Technologies, Pitch.