Facebook Connect Conference Returns This October


The highly-anticipated developer conference returns on October 28th. The 2021 Facebook Connect conference is set to kick off on October 28th. As for what’s in store for this year’s conference, the sky’s the limit.

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


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.


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AWE 2021 Returns With In-person Conference Planned for November

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With vaccines starting to roll out in the US, AWE has set a hopeful November date as one of the first XR conferences to return to an in-person event—but offering a money-back guarantee in case things don’t pan out.

See you at WCVRI and View Conference!

The Ghost Howls

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 View Conference. In my city, Turin, there is every year a cool event about 3D and CGI called “View Conference” , where there are speakers of a very high level.

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.

Facebook Cancels F8 Conference Over Fears Of A Coronavirus Outbreak


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.

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


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.

How The Team Behind VRDays Europe Brought A Multi-Day XR Conference To Life


Ahead of its sixth anniversary, we chat with the Dutch duo responsible for this celebrated international conference. It was almost a year ago that VRDays , the Amsterdam-based multi-day XR conference, celebrated its fifth anniversary—a hard feat to pull off in an ever-changing industry. .

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


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. Arguably the most physically impressive exhibit at the conference, Meow Wolf’s The Navigator put me in the cockpit of a life-size space exploration mech capable of moving entire solar system. Conference Teases The Future Of Magic Leap appeared first on VRScout.

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


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.

Collision From Home is the stunning future of tech conferences

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News Opinion CES Collision Conference conferences Trade Shows virtual eventsCollision From Home is everything a virtual show can be. CES, are you listening?

Participatory Conferences in VR


Author’s pic from Museum of Archeology in VR, (talk about booking a Coliseum) How is a conference in VR different from a conference in the other world? The purpose of a conference is to gather lots of people interested in a particular topic together for an extended experience.

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


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.

VIEW Conference 2018 will host amazing XR talks and workshops

The Ghost Howls

I’m very happy to talk about a very important event that will take place very soon in my city of Turin (Italy): the VIEW Conference. The VIEW Conference is an annual conference focused on Computer Graphics that is held in my city and that has now arrived at its 19th edition. So, he is one of the persons that I want to interview the most at View conference. See you at VIEW Conference 2018! Header image by View Conference).

Shell CEO Roasted at TED Climate Conference He Was Foolishly Invited to Speak At

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On Thursday, a strange scene unfolded at the International Conference Centre in Edinburgh. Shell CEO Ben van Beurden took the stage with a prominent climate scientist and Christiana Figueres, the woman who negotiated the Paris Agreement, at a TED Countdown conference.

Google Offers Virtual Photo Booth Web App Ahead of Socially Distanced I/O Conference

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Currently, the COVID-19 pandemic is showing signs of winding down, nevertheless, Google will still hold its annual I/O developer conference as a virtual affair, with keynotes and sessions available as live streams and on-demand videos starting Tuesday, May 18 and concluding on Thursday, May 20.

Tellables Unveils Its Lineup Of Virtual Storytellers At 2019 Alexa Conference


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?

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 ?????????? The post Vive Ecosystem Conference: info on program and registration appeared first on The Ghost Howls. virtual reality 2019 China htc vec Vive vive ecosystem conference

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


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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No VRLA Conference Planned For 2019


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.

Facebook Connect Conference Date Set For October 28, 2021

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Facebook will host the 2021 edition of its “Connect” developer conference on October 28. The conference, originally called Oculus Connect, was first held in 2014 after Facebook acquired the Oculus startup.

Game Developers Conference is Back

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HTC Announces Vive Ecosystem Conference


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

Game Developers Conference is Back

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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. “We are particularly interested in speakers that can dramatically tell the story of their work and... Metaverse News OpenSimulator Community Conference OSCC

The 2017 Virtual Reality Conference and Expo Schedule


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. Game Developers Conference (GDC) // February 27th – March 3rd. Experiential Technology Conference & Expo (XTechExpo) // March 14th – March 15th.

I’m going to Vive Ecosystem Conference!

The Ghost Howls

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. The post I’m going to Vive Ecosystem Conference!

Pimax To Host Online Conference, Pimax Frontier, On October 20

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Pimax revealed plans for a new online conference, called Pimax Frontier 2021, where it says it will reveal details about its future roadmap and tease a new product code-named ‘Reality’ Pimax Frontier will take place online, available worldwide, on October 20.

Highlights From the Immersive Learning Research Network 2020 Conference


The Immersive Learning Research Network International Virtual Conference concluded last Thursday. The conference featured dozens of talks, panel discussions, social events, and other sessions over the five-day event. The theme of the conference was immersive experiences in education.

Magic Leap’s First Developer Conference Will Be Livestreamed


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.

PS5 VR details leak from private developers conference


It’s arguable that Facebook’s Oculus now takes up the majority of the attention in the virtual reality market, but it is hardly the only major player. HTC is still actively working on Vive, and Microsoft’s Windows Mixed Reality also dips into that field.

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! The post View Conference 2018: National Film Board of Canada offers us interesting VR storytelling tips appeared first on The Ghost Howls. virtual reality canada cardboard nfb storytelling tips view conference vr

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XR Technology Conference AWE Goes Live


We weren’t able to cover everything at the massive XR technology conference, but we’ve collected some of our day one highlights. The Augmented World Expo (AWE) went live on Tuesday morning.

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

The Ghost Howls

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 ). This year, I attended the WCVRI in China, so unluckily, I haven’t been able to do a full reportage of the View Conference for you. Being a speaker at the View Conference. The speaker badge of this View Conference.

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.). It is being live streamed on YouTube. From 7 to 8 a.m., Pacific time, the developers will discuss the latest 0.9 release of OpenSim.

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.... ... Metaverse News Avacon OpenSim Community Conference

CES 2019: HTC Vive CES Press Conference – How To Follow And What To Expect


We’re not too sure what to expect from this year’s show but you can be sure that there’ll be news at the HTC Vive CES press conference today. Last year’s press conference saw HTC announce its Vive Pro headset. Last year at the HTC Vive CES press conference the company revamped its Viveport digital store with a VR interface. HTC Vive HTC Vive Cosmos HTC Vive Focus HTC Vive Pro VR Industry News CES htc vive press conference