New AR+VR Playground to Debut at AWE 2017
May24

New AR+VR Playground to Debut at AWE 2017

New AR+VR Playground to Debut at AWE 2017 AWE (Augmented World Expo), the world’s largest and longest running conference and expo dedicated to augmented and virtual reality, today announced the debut of the first AWE Playground. The 20,000 square foot experience center will welcome AWE 2017 attendees June 1-2, 2017, and adds a uniquely immersive and experiential component to the event that demonstrates the awesome power of...

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VR SOCIETY TO PRESENT “THE ART OF VR”
A TWO-DAY VR FESTIVAL CELEBRATING THE CONVERGENCE OF ART AND TECHNOLOGY AT SOTHEBY’S NEW YORK
May17

VR SOCIETY TO PRESENT “THE ART OF VR”
A TWO-DAY VR FESTIVAL CELEBRATING THE CONVERGENCE OF ART AND TECHNOLOGY AT SOTHEBY’S NEW YORK

VR SOCIETY TO PRESENT “THE ART OF VR”
A TWO-DAY VR FESTIVAL CELEBRATING THE CONVERGENCE OF ART AND TECHNOLOGY AT SOTHEBY’S NEW YORK  Presented by Time Inc.’s LIFE VR and AMD   The Art of VR features world premieres, live VR performances, award-winning and acclaimed VR experiences, and over 100 panelists and participants from industry leading companies in VR technology, entertainment and the arts As artists from a myriad of creative...

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XBIZ Miami Announces VR Shootout Competitor Lineup – Taking Place on June 1st
May17

XBIZ Miami Announces VR Shootout Competitor Lineup – Taking Place on June 1st

XBIZ Miami Announces First VR Shootout Competition Contestant Lineup XBIZ is hosting the first ever exclusive VR Shootout competition at this year’s XBIZ Miami adult conference. The VR Shootout competition is taking place on June 1st at the event’s first floor Main Lobby Ballroom. This is the world’s first adult VR competition featuring the top VR players in the industry. The contestants will be judged by their...

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Magic Leap’s Graeme Devine and Twitch’s Ethan Evans to Deliver Evolve Keynotes at Develop:Brighton
May16

Magic Leap’s Graeme Devine and Twitch’s Ethan Evans to Deliver Evolve Keynotes at Develop:Brighton

Magic Leap’s Graeme Devine and Twitch’s Ethan Evans to Deliver Evolve Keynotes at Develop:Brighton 11-13 July, Hilton Metropole Brighton, www.developconference.com Graeme Devine, Chief Game Wizard at Magic Leap, and Ethan Evans, SVP Commerce and Developer Success at Twitch, have been confirmed as keynote note speakers for the Tuesday Evolve conference at this year’s Develop:Brighton. Graeme Devine is a veteran game developer with more...

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XBIZ Miami Presents VR Shootout Session
May10

XBIZ Miami Presents VR Shootout Session

XBIZ Miami Official Show Schedule Announced XBIZ is pleased to announce the official schedule for this month’s highly anticipated XBIZ Miami Interactive Summit at the sold-out Mondrian. XBIZ Miami this year showcases a greatly expanded educational, networking and social opportunities amidst an elite international gathering of adult tech-focused executives, producers and talent. Presented by premier live cam network Chaturbate.com,...

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GSMA Announces Summit Speakers, Key Exhibition Feature Areas, and New Exhibitors
May09

GSMA Announces Summit Speakers, Key Exhibition Feature Areas, and New Exhibitors

GSMA Announces Summit Speakers, Key Exhibition Feature Areas, and New Exhibitors The GSMA highlighted new developments for the 2017 GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai, which will be held 28 June – 1 July 2017 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). The GSMA provided several updates, announcing the first confirmed speakers for the conference summit sessions, introducing new feature areas and enhancements to previously...

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AR+VR Conference Announces Keynotes, Lineup
May09

AR+VR Conference Announces Keynotes, Lineup

AR+VR Conference Announces Keynotes, Lineup AWE is May 31-June 2 in Santa Clara, CA. It’s not too late to request your press pass!  Just respond to this email or click the link below. If you’ve already requested a press pass and you have not received it, please let me know right away and I’ll sort it out. Thanks – Ethan Rasiel, Lightspeed PR for AWE AWE 2017 Announces Keynote Speakers and Agenda for World’s...

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Science, Film and 360 will meet at VR Scientific Festival in Sweden
May04

Science, Film and 360 will meet at VR Scientific Festival in Sweden

Science, Film and 360 will meet at VR Scientific Festival in Sweden VR Scientific Festival is a unique experiment, where technology, science and creativity come together to find the best ways of using Virtual reality technologies to benefit people around the world. The festival will be held in Stockholm, Sweden, on May 12–14, hosted by KTH Royal Institute of Technology. During the 3 festival days visitors will be able to experience...

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Cross Video Days Call For AR/VR Projects and Studios now open!
May04

Cross Video Days Call For AR/VR Projects and Studios now open!

Cross Video Days Call For AR/VR Projects and Studios now open! Supported by Creative Europe program since 2013, Cross Video Days (2-4 October 2017) is a unique marketplace where innovative digital content and studios can be pitched, scouted and financed. This year, Cross Video Days will offer two tracks: the first one to finance digital projects (Games & Cinematic experiences in AR/VR/MR/360° Included) in development phase, a...

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Vision Summit 2017 Keynote Recap: Announcements from Microsoft, Google, Vuforia and more!
May01

Vision Summit 2017 Keynote Recap: Announcements from Microsoft, Google, Vuforia and more!

Vision Summit 2017 Keynote Recap: Announcements from Microsoft, Google, Vuforia and more! We’ve officially kicked off our second North American Vision VR/AR Summit in Los Angeles. Over the next two days, more than 1,200 founders, artists, programmers, business leaders, publishers, and developers will gather for learning, discussion, and hands-on exploration of what’s new and next in XR. Be sure to follow @unity3d and official hashtag...

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Vision VR/AR Summit 2017 to be Live-Streamed on May 1st
Apr28

Vision VR/AR Summit 2017 to be Live-Streamed on May 1st

Vision VR/AR Summit 2017 to be Live-Streamed on May 1st On Monday, May 1 at 10am PT/1pm ET, Unity Technologies will kick off the Vision VR/AR Summit 2017 keynote. It will include: Richard Dawkins’ talk on Constrained Virtual Reality: A technology that is millions of years old VR Demo of the Mars Rover from JPL/NASA Never-before-seen 360 clip of the Super Bowl Exclusive announcements from Google and others Fireside chat between...

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Submissions Open for Develop:Brighton’s Seventh Indie Showcase Sponsored by Unity
Apr27

Submissions Open for Develop:Brighton’s Seventh Indie Showcase Sponsored by Unity

Submissions Open for Develop:Brighton’s Seventh Indie Showcase Sponsored by Unity Develop:Brighton Conference & Expo; 11-13 July 2017 – www.developconference.com Develop:Brighton’s annual search for the next big thing in independent games development is underway as submissions open for the seventh Indie Showcase, sponsored by Unity, at www.developconference.com. The conference and expo’s free-to-enter competition celebrates the...

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2nd Global VR/AR China Summit 2017
Apr26

2nd Global VR/AR China Summit 2017

2nd Global VR/AR China Summit 2017 Time: June 29, 2017 Place: Crowne Plaza Shanghai Noah Square, Shanghai, China Organizer: PTP International Website: http://www.globalvrsummit.com/en/   In 2016,VR/AR went viral and became the worldwide buzzword, various high-tech giants made strides into the VR/AR sector one after another and rolled out their products. Investment enthusiasm, however, has faded somewhat due to public sentiment and...

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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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