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.

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.

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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.

Oculus to Talk “Breakthroughs in Spatial Audio Technologies” at Connect Conference

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Oculus Connect 4, the company’s fourth annual developer conference, is set for October 11th and 12th in San Jose, California. The session is among more than 30 expected at the developer conference, 14 of which are now revealed on the Oculus Connect schedule.

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.

Intel Teases Depth-Sensing HTC Vive For Developer Conference

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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.

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.

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.

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....

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.

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.

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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Oculus Connect 3 Developer Conference Coming To San Jose In October

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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.

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.

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.

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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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

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.

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.

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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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.

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.

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.

VR Strategy Conference to focus on monetization

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Press release: Greenlight Insights’ Virtual Reality Strategy Conference 2016 to Address Growth and Monetization Challenges VRS 2016 takes place Nov.

Samsung Sets Its MWC 2017 Press Conference Date, But VR Might Miss Out

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The electronics giant today confirmed its Mobile World Congress press conference would take place on February 26th, a day before the show itself kicks off in Barcelona, Spain. As always, the conference will be streamed live.

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Major European ‘VR Days’ Conference Kicks Off In Amsterdam

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The conference will run from November 3 – 6 and takes place in Amsterdam’s iconic Voundelpark Pavilion. Conference passes are currently sold out but single session tickets are still available for purchase.

ARM and SMI to Showcase New Mobile VR Eye-Tracking Demo at GDC

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Virtual Reality A Major Focus At SIGGRAPH 2016

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Art & Science Experiences VR acm anaheim conference education ghost in the shell immersive technology interactive design panel parallel eyes SIGGRAPH story vr labsSIGGRAPH is coming up the week of July 24 in Anaheim, CA.

SEA VR Rebrands as ‘Immerse Technology Summit’, Returns October 11th

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SEA VR , the largest VR conference in the Pacific Northwest, has renamed itself as the “Immerse Technology Summit,” and will be held this year on October 11th in Bellevue, Washington. Last Year’s conference.

GDC spinoff conference VRDC gets standalone event: VRDC 16

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The Virtual Reality Developers Conference (VRDC), the premier event for creators of immersive VR (and AR) experiences, today announced dates and location for its second edition – its first standalone event.

‘Skofield’ VR Platform From WorldViz Is Designed To Improve Remote Collaboration

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We see it all the time – modern communication technologies such as telephony, video conference calls, and PowerPoint sharing simply can’t bring people together in a collaborative setting or enable decision makers to experience complex concepts, designs, and spaces first hand.”.

Magic Leap and ILMxLab Announce “Collaboration Lab” Strategic Partnership

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At the WIRED Business Conference today, augmented reality technology specialist Magic Leap and Lucasfilm’s ILMxLab have announced a “collaboration lab” to be used to work together on immersive experiences using Magic Leap’s technology.

Watch: Latest Unity VR Editor Shown Off at Unite, Releasing in 2016

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During the opening keynote to their annual Unite conference yesterday, Unity announced that their in-development VR authoring tool EditorVR , which allows creators to step inside and work on their projects using virtual reality, is on its way within the next couple of months.

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VRDC Launches Standalone Event After Successful Turn At GDC

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VRDC – or the Virtual Reality Developer’s Conference – was an event that took place within this year’s The post VRDC Launches Standalone Event After Successful Turn At GDC appeared first on UploadVR. Events Conferences e3 events GDC new spinoff updated VRDC

E3 2017: Watch Ubisoft’s Press Conference Right Here

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We’re over half way through this year’s E3 press conferences, but some of the best have been saved for last. Ubisoft’s showcase takes place 1pm EDT/4pm EDT/ 9pm BST and we’ll be streaming it below on this very page. Ubisoft is probably the most active major publisher in the VR scene right now.