HTC Announces First-Ever Virtual Industry Conference In Response To Coronavirus

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Alvin Wang envisions how conferences of the future will be done through March’s V2EC2020 conference. Alvin Wang , President of HTC China, was one of the presenters during the summit; after which he walked away seeing the advantages of virtual conferences.

See you at WCVRI and View Conference!

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In this month, I will participate both at the WCVRI in Nanchang and the View Conference in Turin! The World Conference on VR Industry (??VR????) Nanchang City is showing a very warm welcome for the 4000+ delegates of the “World Conference of the VR Industry”. #VR

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HTC Aims To Host 2020 Vive Ecosystem Conference In VR, Citing Coronavirus

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The return of HTC’s annual Vive Ecosystem Conference later this month aims to be held, for the first time, in VR, spurred in part by the ongoing Coronavirus crisis. The conference will be held on the Engage platform on March 19, starting at 5:30 pm Pacific.

HTC is Hosting Its Next Developer Conference in VR Amid Coronavirus Concerns

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The recent coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) has stymied many of the industry’s most important conferences and expos this year. To avoid this, HTC today announced it will be holding its next Vive Ecosystem Conference (VEC) from within virtual reality.

Vive Ecosystem Conference: info on program and registration

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This year I am going to be a speaker at the Vive Ecosystem Conference in Shenzhen , where I will also showcase a game of ours of NTW (Yeah!). The Vive Ecosystem Conference (that in Chinese is called “HTC VIVE ??????????

Here’s A Look Inside HTC’s In-VR Vive Conference, Running This Week

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HTC is battling the spread of coronavirus by shifting its annual Vive Ecosystem Conference to VR later this week. Vive China President Alvin Graylin Wang posted the below video , which offers a look inside the conference before it opens its doors.

I’m going to Vive Ecosystem Conference!

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You may have wondered what was happening to me and the answer is: I was preparing for going to Vive Ecosystem Conference 2019! Vive Ecosystem Conference is maybe the most important yearly event for HTC Vive : it is a bit like the Chinese equivalent of the Oculus Connect.

My day as a speaker at View Conference 2019, trying the Rift S and NFB’s VR storytelling experiences

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Last year I have attended the View Conference as a blogger , and I have been able to listen to super interesting talks (like the one of Jan Pinkava ) and to interview amazing people in the VR field (like John Gaeta and Donald Greenberg ). Being a speaker at the View Conference.

View Conference 2018: National Film Board of Canada offers us interesting VR storytelling tips

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Today I’ve attended my first lecture at View Conference : the Masterclass “Artist-Driven Immersive Work” by Eloi Champagne and Martin Viau, of the National Film Board of Canada. See you in the next days at View Conference!

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2019 Events Schedule: The Major VR/AR Conferences And Festivals

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We’ll update this list from time to time as we get updates about major new events in 2019, like Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference. Also, if we’ve missed a major conference or event people can attend this year related to VR and AR, please email tips@uploadvr.com. We’ve confirmed that there are no plans to host a VRLA conference in 2019 and some events typically held late in the year have yet to be confirmed.

First-Ever L.E.A.P. Conference Teases The Future Of Magic Leap

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Magic Leap’s inaugural developer conference showcases the headsets best and brightest content. developer conference held earlier this week at the Magic Box event space in downtown Los Angeles. Conference Teases The Future Of Magic Leap appeared first on VRScout.

Facebook Cancels F8 Conference Over Fears Of A Coronavirus Outbreak

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As fears of a Coronavirus pandemic continue to dominate the news cycle, Facebook today confirmed that the company will not be holding its somewhat-annual F8 developers conference this year over concerns of a potential outbreak.

Virtual Reality Strategy Conference 2016 to Bring VR Insights to Industry Execs

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A new annual conference from Greenlight Insights is angling itself to sate the growing desire for “actionable insights” into the rapidly expanding VR industry. The 2016 Virtual Reality Strategy Conference aims to layout the “new rules” of the VR economy.

OpenSim conferences opens today

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The OpenSimulator Community Conference opened this morning. This is the fifth year that AvaCon is running the conference, celebrating ten years of OpenSim. Metaverse News OpenSimulator Community Conference OSCCOSCC Expo area. Image by Maria Korolov.).

Magic Leap’s First Developer Conference Will Be Livestreamed

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Conference in LA. Tagged with: Leap Conference , Magic Leap One Facebook Twitter Reddit More The post Magic Leap’s First Developer Conference Will Be Livestreamed appeared first on UploadVR. Magic Leap VR Industry News Leap Conference Magic Leap OneMagic Leap is set to host what it no doubt hopes will be the Oculus Connect of the AR world next week as it hosts the first ever L.E.A.P.

No VRLA Conference Planned For 2019

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A large-scale Los Angeles VR conference is “on hiatus” in 2019, according to a co-organizer. VRLA grew from a meetup in 2014 to a multi-day conference in 2017 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. With VRLA out of the picture in 2019 that likely makes computer graphics conference SIGGRAPH at the end of July the best chance to get a peek at the future of VR and AR technology in the Los Angeles area.

OpenSim conference calls for proposals

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The 2016 OpenSimulator Community Conference, to be held in December, is now accepting proposals for presentations and activities.

The 2017 Virtual Reality Conference and Expo Schedule

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ENGAGE: The LA Digital Storytelling Conference // February 15th. Northeast Virtual Reality Conference // February 16th – February 17th. Augmented and Virtual Reality Conference // February 23rd. VRDC – Virtual Reality Developers Conference // February 27th – 28th.

Facebook And Sony Withdraw From The Game Developers Conference

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Facebook is the latest major company to withdraw from a technology conference due to concerns surrounding COVID-19. Gamesindustry.biz also reported Sony is withdrawing from the conference as well.

HTC Announces Vive Ecosystem Conference

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HTC might not have a big western developers conference like Oculus does with Connect, but it’s planning a big show for China in just over a weeks’ time. The Vive Ecosystem Conference 2017 is set to take place from March 27th – 28th in Shenzhen, China. Tagged with: htc vive , Vive Ecosystem Conference. htc VR Industry News htc vive Vive Ecosystem Conference

HTC Will Not Host A Press Conference At CES 2020

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HTC will be not be hosting a press conference at CES 2020. The VR headset maker held press conferences for the last three years at CES with the Vive Tracker debuting in 2017, Vive Pro in 2018 and Vive Cosmos in 2019.

Report: Facebook to Launch Oculus Go Standalone Headset at F8 Developer Conference

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Oculus Go, the company’s upcoming $200 standalone VR headset, doesn’t have an official release date yet, but a recent report from Variety contends Oculus will be launching Go at Facebook’s f8 developer conference this May.

Report: HTC to Unveil Standalone VR Headset at Vive Developer Conference in November

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HTC could be showing off its standalone VR headset at the company’s November 14th Vive Developer Conference (VDC) in Beijing. As reported by YiVian , the conference has recently published promotional material featuring a veiled image of the company’s upcoming headset.

Register now for the OpenSim conference

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Press release: Registration is now open for the 4th annual OpenSimulator Community Conference AvaCon is pleased to announce the third annual OpenSimulator Community Conference, to take place virtually on the OpenSimulator Conference Center grid on December 10 and 11, 2016....

VEC 2019 – All the most important news from the Vive Ecosystem Conference

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Yesterday for the first time I have attended the Vive Ecosystem Conference in Shenzhen, China! The conference has begun with the classical inspiring keynote held by Mister President Alvin Wang Graylin.

View Conference 2018: Jan Pinkava explains some VR experiences from Google Spotlight Stories

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At View Conference 2018 , I’ve heard the talk of Jan Pinkava, that is the director of Google Spotlight Stories’s experiences (apart from being the co-director of Ratatouille and a winner of an Oscar prize), that has detailed the creative process behind their work.

Greenlight’s VRS 2017 Conference Reflects VR’s Rapid Changes & Growing Impact

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The second annual Virtual Reality Strategy Conference hosted by Greenlight Insights takes place October 24th through the 26th with new focus-areas reflecting the VR and AR industry’s lightning fast changes and growing worldwide impact across industries. VR Strategy Conference 2017.

Europe’s XR Community Came Out In A Big Way For The Fifth Annual VRDays Conference

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The Dutch conference hit a major milestone in November, let’s take a look back. The conference was action-packed with stimulating sessions and break-aways for the duration.

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Tellables Unveils Its Lineup Of Virtual Storytellers At 2019 Alexa Conference

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The post Tellables Unveils Its Lineup Of Virtual Storytellers At 2019 Alexa Conference appeared first on VRScout. News Alexa Conference Amazon Sumerian AR AR Storytelling Augmented Reality Tellables VR Storytellers VR StorytellingCould virtual personalities be the future of oral storytelling?

The VR Download: Virtual Conferences, LIV For Quest, Standalone Dominates, Half-Life: Alyx Hype

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Facebook to Focus on WebVR and Social VR with 7 Sessions at F8 Conference

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Facebook’s 2017 F8 developer conference has seven scheduled sessions dedicated to VR. Oculus and virtual reality are expected to be key part of the conference’s keynotes, and the further VR session schedule follows: Tuesday, April 18.

Magic Leap’s First Developer Conference is Coming to L.A. in October

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Magic Leap, the Florida-based AR company behind the Magic Leap One headset , just announced the dates of the first developers conference. Learn, Engage, Accelerate, Program), the conference will be taking place October 9th – 10th in Los Angeles, California.

VR Takes The Stage As Conferences Cancel

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View Conference 2018: What does holophonic, ambisonic and spatialized audio mean?

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Today at View Conference 2018 I attended a very interesting workshop by Gianni Ricciardi and Matteo Milani about immersive sound. Today it has been a very interesting day… I hope that tomorrow at View Conference, it will be even better!

View Conference 2018: Baobab Studios talks about the development of “Crow: The Legend”

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Anyway, there was something here and there that was worth sharing and so in the spirit of this series of posts about the View Conference , I want to make you feel as if you were with me and I will share with you what I’ve learned during this session.

Björk’s Teases New VR Album With Live Motion Capture Press Conference

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Art & Science Experiences Björk motion capture music press conference

Creators Behind ‘Monument Valley’, ‘Wallace and Gromit’, and More Share VR Insights Ahead of Develop:VR Conference in London

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The first ever Develop:VR conference debuts in London tomorrow, December 1st. Road to VR London Correspondent Jon Tustain previews the conference with a series of five interviews from speakers presenting at tomorrow’s conference.