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.

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.

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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.

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.

VRTO Reinvents the Tech Conference

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We may still be in the early days of this New Reality Renaissance, but you’d never guess it walking around VRTO (Virtual and Augmented Reality Toronto World Conference & Expo). So to kick off the conference, the Torontonian delivered a keynote explaining his ideas and presenting this code.

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

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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.

Hollywood Is Throwing A Big VR Conference Next Month

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Google is set to debut their Daydream platform, Oculus is hosting their third annual developer conference and Sony will finally release their PlayStation VR headset. 20th Century Fox, Disney, NBC Universal and DreamWorks for a two-day conference at Paramount Studios in Los Angeles.

Intel Teases Depth-Sensing HTC Vive For Developer Conference

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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....

Oculus Chief Software Architect to Detail ‘React VR’ WebVR Dev Platform at F8 Conference

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Michael Antonov, Chief Software Architect at Oculus, is due to speak at Facebook’s F8 Developer Conference on April 18th about React VR, a framework that builds on Facebook’s React JavaScript library.

Applications Now Open for Oculus Connect 4 Developer Conference

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Oculus’ annual developer conference is back—Connect 4 will be hosted on October 11th and 12th in San Jose, California at the McEnery Convention Center. The post Applications Now Open for Oculus Connect 4 Developer Conference appeared first on Road to VR.

Stanford Hosting Innovations In Psychiatry And Behavioral Health: Virtual Reality And Behavior Change Conference

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The Stanford Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is hosting its third-annual Innovations in Psychiatry and Behavioral Health conference on the Stanford campus at the Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge at Stanford, CA on October 6 and 7. The main focus of the conference will be using virtual and augmented reality as applied to treating anxiety, addiction, psychosis, pain, depression, PTSD, psychosomatic illness and other psychological disorders.

VR For Good: How The Virtual Medicine Conference Wants To Better VR Healthcare

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But an upcoming conference aims to unify these various strands, providing a VR medical conference that charts the future of technology’s impact on the health sector. Simply saying that VR is good for healthcare is too broad a statement.

E3 2017: How And When to Watch The Biggest Conferences

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One of the biggest events on the gaming calendar is back for another week of announcements, press conferences, demos, and interviews. We’re expecting VR to be bigger than ever at this year’s show, and that includes the many press conferences about to descend upon us. This year’s PC Gaming conference is poised to have more VR than usual, at least that’s what the organizers of the show claim. E3 is finally upon us.

OpenSim conference seeks presenters, volunteers, and sponsors

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One of the presentation areas at the OpenSim Community Conference grid. This year’s OpenSimulator Community Conference will be held on Dec. said conference organizer Joyce Bettencourt in an official announcement. “We Image courtesy OpenSimulator Community Conference.).

Report: Google May Introduce a New All-in-one VR Headset at I/O Developer Conference

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According to a Variety exclusive, Google may be gearing up to show off a brand new mobile VR headset at Google I/O developer conference this week, one that not only delivers VR in an all-in-one device, but could likely offer inside-out positional tracking as well.

‘Lawnmower Man’ Director Brett Leonard and Meta’s Steve Mann Keynote VRTO Conference

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It is fitting then, at this time of resurgence for VR, that the film’s director The post ‘Lawnmower Man’ Director Brett Leonard and Meta’s Steve Mann Keynote VRTO Conference appeared first on UploadVR. 360 Events VR 360 video conference event Toronto VRTO

VRX 2017 Conference Brings an All Star Cast

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VRX 2017, one of world’s premier conferences on the subject of business and technology needed for Virtual Reality, announced the first speakers for a two day event. The conference takes place on December 7th and 8th in San Francisco Marriott Marquis.

UCLA Anderson School of Management Hosting Levrage: Monetizing VR And AR Conference

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The LEVRAGE conference and expo at UCLA brings together the technical players with the storytellers to look at the newest, most practical ways forward to monetize new VR and AR experiences. Luskin Conference Center. Find out more about the Levrage conference and register to attend at the official Levrage website. Have you already produced exciting VR experiences? Entered in partnerships to widen user access to VR? How about licensing technology that has since been displaced?

uSens to showcase latest Fingo demo with Samsung at Samsung Developer Conference 2017

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This week at the Samsung Developers Conference, uSens will be joining Samsung at the GearVR Framework (GEarVRf) booth to show case the latest uSens demo – Illuminate. conference Samsung Virtual Reality VR Fingo samsung virtual reality

Oculus Connect 3 Developer Conference Coming To San Jose In October

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Sony to Host PlayStation VR Press Conference in Hong Kong This Month

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The post Sony to Host PlayStation VR Press Conference in Hong Kong This Month appeared first on UploadVR. PlayStation VR’s long-anticipated launch is nearing, but Sony evidently still has more to say about it.

Augmented Reality Big At On The Lot Conference This October

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The VR Society has announced details for this year’s On The Lot conference, which will now include an all-new augmented reality track to discuss the latest on Apple’s ARKit and Google’s ARCore. “We In addition to a specific AR track, the conference will also feature a variety of VR and AR-focused panels with subjects ranging from education, healthcare, monetization and retail applications.

HTC Announces ‘Vive Focus’ Standalone VR Headset

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Today during the Vive Developers Conference in Beijing, HTC revealed the Vive Focus, a standalone VR headset with inside-out positional tracking. The headset is positioned for the Chinese market.

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2018 Game Accessibility Conference (GAConf) announced

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The second edition of the Game Accessibility Conference, GAConf , has been announced for March 19th 2018, at the Children’s Creativity Museum, San Francisco, CA, with early bird tickets now on sale.

Intel Headsets, Vive Conferences and VR Cats: The Week’s Biggest VR News

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Vive Ecosystem Conference Hits China Soon. HTC may not have a big conference like Oculus Connect over in the west, but over in China it makes headlines with its Vive Ecosystem Conference. GDC 2017 is starting to fade into the distance and the VR industry is settling down again once more before the next big week of events.

Intel’s CES 2017 Press Conference Put The Audience Inside VR

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Intel CEO Brian Krzanich held his company’s CES press event inside virtual reality, as Intel provided more than 260 VR units in chairs for all of the press attending the event. Intel’s people began prepping the VR setup before Christmas, and it ran miles of wire through the press event room in doing so. ted Intel has a habit of doing big stunts at CES. In years past, Krzanich has had BMX cyclists on stage, drones, and a big floating whale in augmented reality.

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.).

What To Expect From PSVR At Sony’s Paris Games Week Conference

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Make sure to check back for all the news from Sony’s conference, which kicks off at 8am PT/4pm BT on October 30th. Sony usually announces a handful of PSVR games at these conferences, so we’re hoping to see something that really catches our eye for the year to come.

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

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Top Investors Discuss VR and AR Strategies and Opportunites at IMMERSE 2016

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With HoloLens and Magic Leap we’ve seen a broadening of the conference to include augmented reality as well. If you look at what Rony [CEO of Magic Leap] said at the Fortune conference, he spoke about it as a full-stack compute platform.

Enterprise VR focus of London conference on Sep. 21

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Press release: Enterprise AR and VR Event Launched in London A new virtual and augmented reality event, focused on its disruptive impact on business, has been announced to take place on the 21st of... Briefs VR & AR VRWorld

The HTC VIVE Developer Conference brings a new platform and wireless HMD to the ecosystem.

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HTC held its VIVE™ Developer Conference 2017 (VDC2017), where it announced VIVE WAVE™ ( www.vive.com/cn/vive-wave-en ), a VR open platform and toolset that will open up the path to easy mobile VR content development and high-performance device optimization for third-party partners.

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E3 2017: Watch EA’s Press Conference Right Here

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And we’re off! E3 2017 unofficially starts today with EA Play, the company’s annual media showcase. We’re streaming the show from 12pm PDT/3pm EDT below. EA has a busy year coming up and we’re not sure how big of a role VR will play in it.

Here Are All The 2017 VR Sessions At F8, Facebook’s Developer Conference

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Facebook’s developer conference, F8, gives a look at the future of technology and how Facebook “connects the world through products and innovation,” as stated on the event’s website. Tagged with: F8 , Facebook Developer Conference , oculus.

VRDC Reveals The First Sessions For Their Fall Conference

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The VRDC (Virtual Reality Developers Conference) welcomes experts on VR, AR, and mixed reality content to speak across a collection of disciplines including health care, journalism, film, and more. There are a ton of events featuring VR and AR this year, as you can see in our constantly evolving list of conferences and festivals , and the different sessions for these events are largely what set each conference apart.

Microsoft Conference Could Set The Tone For E3 With Move To Sunday

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Perhaps most notably thus far, Microsoft has moved away from their typical conference showing. The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) officially takes place June 14th-16th, but there will be conferences Microsoft, Sony, and others held starting on the 11th.

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GDC Spins VRDC Into Standalone VR Industry Conference with Expanded Scope

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Under the umbrella of GDC 2016 in March, GDC event organizer UBM hosted its first dedicated VR event, the Virtual Reality Developers Conference. That came in the form of the Virtual Reality Developers Conference which was hosted as part of GDC 2016 back in March.

HTC’s New ‘VR Ad Service’ Can Tell If You’ve Looked at an Ad or Not

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Launched today at 2017 VIVE Ecosystem Conference, a new HTC event centered on the future of the Vive platform, the VR Ad Service will make it easier for developers to integrate a number of ad styles into their games hosted on Viveport.