VRTGO Conference and Expo on November 12, 2015 @ Newcastle Gateshead, UK – Organized by Secret Sauce
VRTGO Conference and Expo is an one full day event that explores the future of VR for both entertainment and serious applications.
Taking place at Newcastle Gatesshead, UK – BALTIC CENTRE For CONTEMPORARY ART. The tickets are available on this page. Before you purchase the ticket, refer below for a 20% off promo code!
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Secret Sauce UK Organizing & Annouced The Return Of VRTGO Conference & Expo
Secret Sauce UK, promotional and marketing agency is organizing this year's VRTGO, has announce the return of VRTGO Conference and Expo. This November will see the return to the UK of the future gazing VR conference and expo – VRTGO. This VR event brings attendees a glimpse into the future of this evolving technology.
Following last year’s sell-out event the organizers will be introducing new features and encouraging more buyers to attend the break-out sessions to meet technologists and developers.
The conference and expo will feature companies such as nDreams, CCP Games ( creator of Gunjack VR ), Pixel Ripped, Coatsink, Fujitsu, and newly added Playstation VR, formerly known as Project Morpheus. Shall we expect some exciting announcement from the anticipated keynote presentation and appearance from Playstation VR since the company update the code name of its VR system.
Secret Sauce Hosting VR Contest W/ nDreams
Build Your Dreams in VR -VRTGO launches competition for new & innovative VR titles, sponsored by nDreams and supported by SCEE & Ukie
The organisers of VRTGO Conference and Expo; Secret Sauce are teaming up with nDreams, the indie game studio behind The Assembly, to create a VR contest for students and start-ups in the VR space. The competition aims to showcase up and coming VR talent through innovative content and technology for games.
The competition winner will get the chance to exhibit their prototype at VRTGO event on November 12, as well as receiving mentoring by nDreams. The winner will also be named in competition press and they will receive a free affiliation to VRTGO Labs. In addition to this, the winner will also receive ‘An Afternoon with PlayStation'.
You'll get to visit the Sony Computer Entertainment Europe offices for a design consultation session from the Project Morpheus team and the opportunity to play some exclusive demos. Runners-up will be able to demo their prototypes at the VRTGO after party.
nDreams, the UK’s largest videogames developer solely focused on creating virtual reality videogames and experiences, are sponsoring the competition. Patrick O’Luanaigh, CEO of nDreams, said:
“We’re thrilled to be sponsoring the VRTGO competition and can’t wait to see what fresh ideas and original concepts the VR enthusiast community put forward. Being able to offer mentoring to those behind the winning entry is an incredibly exciting prospect; we’re eager to share our skills and experience from the forefront of the fast-moving world of VR development.”
Ukie, the trade body for the UK's games and wider interactive entertainment industry is supporting the competition. Dr Jo Twist, CEO of Ukie, said:
“VR technology has huge potential in both games and wider entertainment, and opportunities like this give students and start-ups a fantastic chance to get their innovative and exciting ideas seen. We’re looking forward to seeing entries from the next generation of VR talent and the new concepts that they’re working on.”
Carri Cunliffe from Secret Sauce said, “We are seeing some interesting VR concepts from small companies and students and we thought VRTGO could give them a platform to showcase some of their work. We are purposely leaving the contest brief very wide, so as to encourage a diverse range of entertainment and serious entries.”
The contest is also supported by SCEE and nVidia, who will be taking part as judges and offering feedback to contestants.
For details on how to enter the competition, plus further information, please follow this link: https://vrtgovrcontest.eventbrite.co.uk. For any queries re the contest email Elspeth@secret-sauce.co.uk
nDreams was formed in 2006 by former Codemasters and Eidos Creative Director, Patrick O'Luanaigh (Tomb Raider Legend, Hitman Blood Money, Conflict: Desert Storm, Micro Machines V3) with a focus on virtual worlds. Since 2013, the company has exclusively dedicated its talents to developing innovative and remarkable virtual reality games and experiences. The studio has already worked on a number of VR titles – including SkyDIEving, Gunner, Perfect Beach and the upcoming The Assembly – and continues to develop multiple unannounced projects. In January 2015, the company completed a $2.75 million investment round with Mercia Technologies PLC.
VRTGO is an annual conference & expo that explores the future of VR for both entertainment and serious applications. http://vrtgo.co.uk/
It is also a physical incubation and collaborative space affiliated with all North East VR companies.
VRTGO’s brand is owned and managed by the games and digital specialist consultancy and events company; Secret Sauce Ltd. Past clients have included SCEE, Epic Games, Intel, Abertay University and many more.