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CAVEA - Center for Advanced Visualization and Experiential Analysis. Image of a group collaborating in the CAVEA Theater.
    An immersive multimedia theater
    A decision-making venue
    A partner in co-creating experiences to optimize learning and collaboration


Center for Advanced Visualization and Experiential Analysis

CAVEA is a unique, staffed venue supporting complex decision-making. The CAVEA venue and services are available to clients internal and external of the university.

Located on the fourth floor of MSU Denver’s Student Success Building on the Auraria Campus, the CAVEA is available to support groups and organizations in business, education, government, community, and not-for-profit sectors convene complex, multi-stakeholder conversations.

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CAVEA is well-suited for applications including:

Community Development

Transportation Planning

Design Charrettes

Globally-Networked Presentations

Management Analysis

Testing and Research

3D Simulations

Immersive Environments

Workshops, Retreats, and Summits

Infrastructure Initiatives

Collaborative Decision-Making

Focus Groups and Investor Pitches

Product Development

Forensic Accounting

Emerson Brooking - Like War Book Cover

CAVEA Event Highlight

Emerson Brooking Book Talk

Feb 7, 2019 | 2-4pm

MSU Denver hosted in the CAVEA Theater a conversation on the role of social media in politics with Emerson Brooking, bestselling author of “LikeWar: The Weaponization of Social Media.”
An audience fills the CAVEA Theater to listen to a guest speaker.

CAVEA Event Spotlight

OSRP Open Forum Interviews

January 23 & 25, 2019

OSRP director candidates visited our campus, giving everyone an opportunity to meet the first two finalists at open forums in the CAVEA Theater.

Image of guests experiencing the CAVEA Theater's 270° surround visualization

CAVEA Theater

A decision-support venue complete with advanced technology and flexibility to serve a variety of purposes
Image of participatory class engagement in an immersive environment in the CAVEA Theater.

Collaboration and Co-creation

Unique, immersive environments for collaborative discussion and discovery


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