European VR/AR Experts Will Present at Moscow-based Russian Gaming Week
Apr21

European VR/AR Experts Will Present at Moscow-based Russian Gaming Week

European VR/AR Experts Will Present at Moscow-based Russian Gaming Week On June 7-8, the Moscow-based exhibition center Sokolniki will host the annual Russia’s largest exhibition and forum Russian Gaming Week 2017. The event focuses on the promotion of gambling and entertainment industry and includes a conference, an exhibition and a number of business meetings. The main topic of RGW 2017 will be gaming innovations, including in the...

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Vision Summit Reveals New Speakers Richard Dawkins, NFL, and Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Apr14

Vision Summit Reveals New Speakers Richard Dawkins, NFL, and Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Vision Summit Reveals New Speakers Richard Dawkins, NFL, and Jet Propulsion Laboratory Joins Facebook, Google, and others in a two-day Unity event bringing leaders together for insight and networking May 1-2 in Los Angeles Today Unity Technologies announced additional keynote and session speakers for next month’s Vision VR/AR Summit 2017. Preeminent author and evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins, NASA Jet Propulsion...

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FMX 2017 International Conference on VR, Animation, Effects, Games and Transmedia – May 2-5, Stuttgart, Germany
Apr10

FMX 2017 International Conference on VR, Animation, Effects, Games and Transmedia – May 2-5, Stuttgart, Germany

FMX 2017 International Conference on VR, Animation, Effects, Games and Transmedia – May 2-5, Stuttgart, Germany FMX counts itself lucky to provide its audience with insights into Luc Besson’s much awaited sci-fi film Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets two months before its official release. In addition, various presentations examine Rogue One: A Star Wars Story from concept art to virtual production. A powerful...

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VR & AR Fair 2017 , a Good way to Expand Asian VR & AR Market
Apr06

VR & AR Fair 2017 , a Good way to Expand Asian VR & AR Market

VR&AR Fair 2017 Gets off to a Successful Start VR&AR technology fulfills people’s dream of achieving the impossible by introducing them to a virtual world. At present, the influence of VR&AR has permeated fields like tourism, shopping, medicine, education, culture, entertainment, design, real estate, industry, military, national defense and etc. As the number of VR & AR applications increases, the development of...

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Ken Perlin to Deliver Keynote Talk at Develop:Brighton 2017 – New Talks Focused on Mixed Reality and Working with Streamers
Apr05

Ken Perlin to Deliver Keynote Talk at Develop:Brighton 2017 – New Talks Focused on Mixed Reality and Working with Streamers

Ken Perlin to Deliver Keynote Talk at Develop:Brighton 2017 – New Talks Focused on Mixed Reality and Working with Streamers  Tandem Events, organisers of Europe’s leading game developers’ conference Develop:Brighton, are pleased to announce Academy Award-winning technology innovator and professor Ken Perlin will be delivering the third keynote at this year’s conference. Currently a professor in the Department of Computer Science...

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The Webby Awards Announced VR Nominees
Apr04

The Webby Awards Announced VR Nominees

The Webby Awards Announced VR Nominees The nominees for The 21st Annual Webby Awards were announced today and among the biggest names in virtual reality this year are: Virtual Reality: Gaming, Interactive or Real-Time (Film & Video) The Field Trip to Mars Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them VR GUERLAIN – ‘DRESS ME UP’ VR FILM Halcyon VR Power Trainer Each category is up for two awards: The Webby Award, as...

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Talk NYC presents ENGAGE: The NYC Digital Storytelling Conference on Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
Apr03

Talk NYC presents ENGAGE: The NYC Digital Storytelling Conference on Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Talk NYC presents ENGAGE: The NYC Digital Storytelling Conference on Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 “ENGAGE: NYC Offers Top Professionals the Opportunity to Learn from Storytellers Who Are Changing the Future of Digital Content” New York is home to some of the world’s most iconic media brands, agencies, and publishers. This year, at ENGAGE: NYC, leaders of these iconic media brands, agencies and companies will be discussing,...

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Interview: Konrad Gill, ViARsys founder, Talks about Virtual Reality in Gambling
Apr03

Interview: Konrad Gill, ViARsys founder, Talks about Virtual Reality in Gambling

Interview: Konrad Gill, ViARsys founder, Talks about Virtual Reality in Gambling No prize for guessing that gambling and porn have frequently become a driving force in the adaptation of innovative technologies up to a critical mass. Virtual reality is no exception as confirmed by Juniper Research. Gambling parlors are determined to increase the amount of VR solutions in the near future. Does it mean that the epoch of VR games has...

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The Global Attitude Towards the Wearable Technology Industry is Changing
Mar29

The Global Attitude Towards the Wearable Technology Industry is Changing

Wearable Europe 2017 The Global Attitude Towards the Wearable Technology Industry is Changing As the hype fades, companies are increasingly focused on specific and varied product opportunities within this diverse space. Individual sectors have seen very exciting growth: the first widely commercially available VR platforms have enabled software and application developers to develop increasingly mature options for professionals and...

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Сofounder of Alea and SlotsMillion Alexandre Tomic – Speaker at VR/AR Gambling Conference 2017
Mar28

Сofounder of Alea and SlotsMillion Alexandre Tomic – Speaker at VR/AR Gambling Conference 2017

Сofounder of Alea and SlotsMillion Alexandre Tomic – a speaker at VR/AR Gambling Conference 2017 The creator of the first VR online casino Alexandre Tomic became the speaker of the first world specialized conference VR/AR Gambling Conference 2017. A famous figure in the gambling industry, a permanent participant of specialized forums and conferences Alexandre Tomic will visit VR/AR Gambling Conference 2017. He will give a presentation...

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GSMA Announces New Details for Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2017
Mar27

GSMA Announces New Details for Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2017

GSMA Announces Entries Open for 2017 Asia Mobile Awards: Offers Details of Expanded Conference Programme The GSMA today provided updates for the 2017 GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai to be held from Wednesday, 28 June through Saturday, 1 July 2017 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). Among new developments, the GSMA announced the launch of the 2017 Asia Mobile Awards and provided further details on the Mobile...

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VIRTUAL REALITY BUSINESS LEADERS GATHER IN LONDON FOR VRX EUROPE
Mar21

VIRTUAL REALITY BUSINESS LEADERS GATHER IN LONDON FOR VRX EUROPE

VIRTUAL REALITY BUSINESS LEADERS GATHER IN LONDON FOR VRX EUROPE  The World’s Premier, Senior-level, VR B2B Network Regroups for its European Edition Since 2015, the VRX event series has brought together VR’s most influential business figures and thought leaders in San Francisco and London. The VRX events are set up to provide practical insights and visionary outlooks on the challenges and opportunities facing the industry. After...

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NASA, LUXOTTICA, AUDI, LOWE’S, SHAZAM, HUNDREDS MORE TO REVEAL HOW AR + VR WILL CHANGE THE WORLD AT 8TH ANNUAL AWE
Mar21

NASA, LUXOTTICA, AUDI, LOWE’S, SHAZAM, HUNDREDS MORE TO REVEAL HOW AR + VR WILL CHANGE THE WORLD AT 8TH ANNUAL AWE

AWE 2017 Conference issues call for nominations for the Auggie Awards to honor the “Best of the Best” in the industry AWE (Augmented World Expo) is proud to unveil an unparalleled speaker and exhibitor roster for its eighth annual conference, reflecting the maturity of the augmented and virtual reality ecosystem. This year the agenda includes both the major tech companies creating AR + VR platforms and the Fortune 500 brands that are...

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VRTL Summit 2017 Taking Place at Paramount Studios, Hollywood on April 26
Mar21

VRTL Summit 2017 Taking Place at Paramount Studios, Hollywood on April 26

VRTL Summit 2017 Taking Place at Paramount Studios, Hollywood on April 26 VRTL Summit is a 1-day gathering for 250 investors and executives. The event will be held at Paramount Studios in Hollywood on April 26, 2017 with a focus on entertainment and games.     The summit is not an entry level event. Attendees must be working in VR and have knowledge of the industry’s major developments and technologies before attending....

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VR WORLD CONGRESS LAUNCHES INVESTOR SHOWCASE; VR, AR and MR START-UPS CAN PITCH FOR UP TO £2 MILLION INVESTMENT
Mar16

VR WORLD CONGRESS LAUNCHES INVESTOR SHOWCASE; VR, AR and MR START-UPS CAN PITCH FOR UP TO £2 MILLION INVESTMENT

VR WORLD CONGRESS LAUNCHES INVESTOR SHOWCASE; VR, AR and MR START-UPS CAN PITCH FOR UP TO £2 MILLION INVESTMENT VR World Congress – 11-13 April 2017, Bristol VR World Congress <http://vrworldcongress.com/>, the largest dedicated virtual reality event in Europe, is launching an Investor Showcase <http://vrworldcongress.com/conference/investor-showcase/> to give VR, AR and MR start-ups a unique opportunity to pitch for up to...

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First Global Specialized VR/AR Gambling Conference Taking Place in Prague
Mar15

First Global Specialized VR/AR Gambling Conference Taking Place in Prague

First Global Specialized VR/AR Gambling Conference Taking Place in Prague “VR/AR Gambling Conderence @ Prague on April 3, 2017, a global specialized business event” VR|AR Gambling Conference is: The conference that will bring together leading professionals and evangelists in the VR/AR gambling sector from all over the world in order to efficiently develop and design new approaches of creating and implementing innovative...

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Nominations for the 2017 VR Awards Now Open
Mar14

Nominations for the 2017 VR Awards Now Open

Nominations for the 2017 VR Awards Now Open VR Bound is excited to announce the opening of nominations across 12 industry VR award categories, aimed at celebrating outstanding achievement in Virtual Reality. With already over 100 pre-registered interests in nominating and interest growing daily, the awards ceremony planned for the 23rd September in the center of London is set to include an incredible lineup of award worthy nominees...

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VRARA Attending VRLA Expo 2017 & Hosting an Afterparty
Mar14

VRARA Attending VRLA Expo 2017 & Hosting an Afterparty

VRARA Attending VRLA Expo 2017 & Hosting an Afterparty VRLA is one of the VR industry’s biggest trade shows, and its flagship spring event is coming up fast (April 14-15). VRARA has aligned with VRLA as a media partner — both the global organization and the San Francisco chapter. That means discounts for members among other things. VRARA will also host an afterparty on the first night of the show. It will take place at...

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World’s First 8K:VR Motion Ride Debuts at SXSW With a Trip to Tokyo
Mar14

World’s First 8K:VR Motion Ride Debuts at SXSW With a Trip to Tokyo

World’s First 8K:VR Motion Ride Debuts at SXSW With a Trip to Tokyo Japanese media and entertainment companies NHK Enterprises, NHK Media Technology, RecoChoku Labo, and Wonder Vision Techno Laboratory create immersive VR experience without Head-Mounted Display (HMD) AUSTIN, TX–(Marketwired – March 07, 2017) – SXSW attendees will have the opportunity to travel through Tokyo on the world’s first 8K:VR...

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DigitalTrends.com to Host TechPop Event for TechfestNW – VR, Drones, 3D Printing
Mar11

DigitalTrends.com to Host TechPop Event for TechfestNW – VR, Drones, 3D Printing

DigitalTrends.com to Host TechPop Event for TechfestNW Digital Trends, the leading independent technology publisher, is set to deliver its first TechPop event of 2017 in association with TechfestNW on March 23. TechPOP is powered by Digital Trends as your exclusive opportunity to experience the newest and coolest tech from VR to drones to 3D printers and much more. Digital Trends strives to provide attendees with a hands-on approach...

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NAB Show 2017 Featuring 360 Video Immersive Experiences and The M.E.T. Effect
Mar11

NAB Show 2017 Featuring 360 Video Immersive Experiences and The M.E.T. Effect

NAB Show 2017 Featuring Immersive Experiences and The M.E.T. Effect Content creators can guide a viewer through an immersive experience with nearly unlimited potential, and transport the consumer to a place in this world or any other. Applications are being applied to both business and pleasure experiences and is a significant part of the future in media and entertainment. Check out Viral Youtube 360 Video Collections Join the Game...

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VIRTUAL REALITY BUSINESS LEADERS GATHER IN LONDON FOR VRX EUROPE
Mar09

VIRTUAL REALITY BUSINESS LEADERS GATHER IN LONDON FOR VRX EUROPE

VRX Europe 2017 – The World’s Premier, Senior-level, VR B2B Network Regroups for its European Edition Since 2015, the VRX event series has brought together VR’s most influential business figures and thought leaders in San Francisco and London. The VRX events are set up to provide practical insights and visionary outlooks on the challenges and opportunities facing the industry. After their recent sellout US event in San...

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VRTGO Developer Day Back By Popular Demand
Mar07

VRTGO Developer Day Back By Popular Demand

VRTGO Developer Day Back By Popular Demand The organisers of the sell-out event VRTGO are bringing back their popular Developer Day for the second year. Last year saw over 100 technologists and developers gather together to hear from speakers and learn more about developing for VR.   Carri Cunliffe, Secret Sauce, VRTGO Producer said, “We received a number of requests from the VR development community to host another technical day...

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TECH RALLY is Calling For Entries in the VR Field
Mar07

TECH RALLY is Calling For Entries in the VR Field

TECH RALLY is Calling For Entries in the VR Field TECH RALLY is a new initiative to (organized by Startup Germany e.V. in collaboration with VR NOW CON, and funded by Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg GmbH) to support and launch the next generation of VR software and hardware realities made in the EU. TECH RALLY currently has a Call For Entries in the field of VR that I feel Virtual Reality Reporter’s readers could be interested in...

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SR Film Festival 2017 Features an AR/VR Gear Expo & 360 film Exhibit
Mar06

SR Film Festival 2017 Features an AR/VR Gear Expo & 360 film Exhibit

SR Film Festival 2017 Features an AR/VR Gear Expo & 360 film Exhibit The​ SR Socially Relevant(™) Film Festival New York​ is a film festival that focuses on socially relevant film content, and human interest stories that raise awareness to social problems and offer positive solutions through the powerful medium of cinema. SR believes that through raised awareness, expanded knowledge about diverse cultures, and the human condition...

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ENGAGE: The NYC Digital Storytelling Conference
Mar06

ENGAGE: The NYC Digital Storytelling Conference

ENGAGE: The NYC Digital Storytelling Conference ENGAGE: The NYC Digital Storytelling Conference is happening on April 19, 2017 in NYC, check out the speakers line-up below and more speakers will be added soon. Speakers Include:  ·         Wenda Harris Millard, Vice Chairman of MediaLink ·         Adam Lashinsky, Managing Editor at Fortune Magazine ·         Marc Debevoise, President and Chief Operating Officer, CBS Interactive...

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VR Bound Announces International Industry VR Awards 2017
Feb25

VR Bound Announces International Industry VR Awards 2017

VR Bound Announces International Industry VR Awards 2017 The VR Awards is an international awards ceremony, celebrating outstanding achievement in the VR industry. Attendees include some of the biggest names in VR and offers a night of entertainment and celebration, looking back on a previous year of achievement.   Date: 23rd September 2017 Time: 18:30 – Late Venue: 8 Northumberland Avenue, Central London, WC2N 5BY Dress...

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VRLA Partners with IEEE VR to Present Academic Track at VRLA
Feb24

VRLA Partners with IEEE VR to Present Academic Track at VRLA

VRLA Partners with IEEE VR to Present Academic Track at VRLA “Latest Scientific Research and Development in VR to be Presented at Co-Located Programming Block from IEEE VR at VRLA 2017” VRLA, the premiere virtual and augmented reality conference, today announced a partnership with IEEE VR to bring the latest scientific research in virtual reality to VRLA. This advanced academic programming block will be a subset of the...

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VRLA Announces Unity Technologies CEO, John Riccitiello as Keynote Speaker
Feb23

VRLA Announces Unity Technologies CEO, John Riccitiello as Keynote Speaker

VRLA Announces Unity Technologies CEO, John Riccitiello as Keynote Speaker Unity Technologies CEO John Riccitiello–whose engine and platform powers popular virtual and augmented reality experiences–will deliver a keynote address at the VRLA Expo on Friday, April 14th. The expo takes place April 14-15, 2017 at the Los Angeles Convention Center and will offer a full slate of demos, educational sessions, experimental work,...

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ANALYZING THE FUTURE OF VIRTUAL AND AUGMENTED REALITIES
Feb15

ANALYZING THE FUTURE OF VIRTUAL AND AUGMENTED REALITIES

ANALYZING THE FUTURE OF VIRTUAL AND AUGMENTED REALITIES There are many ways in which Virtual and Augmented Reality can be positively applied to help a business grow, whether it be in streamlining internal resources or helping to engage and attract new customers. With creativity in the industry particularly high at the moment, it is exciting to see how far this can be taken in the future as ever increasingly useful and innovative ideas...

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