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. In February Facebook has canceled its annual F8 developer conference citing concerns over coronavirus, meanwhile, Google has canceled I/O 2020 , its largest in-person event, due to similar fears. 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.

VIEW Conference 2018 will host amazing XR talks and workshops

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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.

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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 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 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. V2EC : As industry events are being cancelled WW, we’ll hold the world’s first fully #virtual industry #conference in #VR ! For the past few years the Vive Ecosystem Conference has been held in China.

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

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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. . The post How The Team Behind VRDays Europe Brought A Multi-Day XR Conference To Life appeared first on VRScout.

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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. Facebook’s decision to cancel F8 comes on the heels of news that Oculus would be backing out of this year’s Game Developers Conference over similar concerns. The company announced that Oculus will be backing out of GDC over similar concerns.

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.

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. The Vive Ecosystem Conference is being held in Immersive VR Education’s Engage platform. Traditionally hosted in China, HTC moved its Ecosystem Conference online in face of the threat COVID-19 poses to physical events.

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

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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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.

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?

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

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

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.

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 ). 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 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

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.

XR Technology Conference AWE Goes Live

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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.

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.

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

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.

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.

Highlights From the Immersive Learning Research Network 2020 Conference

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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. The conference featured two significant launches for immersive experiences. Also launched at the conference was the State of XR in Immersive Learning Outlook Report.

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.

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

SIGGRAPH 2019 Conference Will Feature Four World-Premiere VR/AR Experiences

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Magic Leap, Disney, and Epic Games are bringing their A-game to the annual tech conference. Kicking-off July 28th at the Los Angeles Convention Center, SIGGRAPH 2019 will feature the largest offering of immersive programming since the conference’s creation back in 1973. The post SIGGRAPH 2019 Conference Will Feature Four World-Premiere VR/AR Experiences appeared first on VRScout.

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?

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

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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

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. The post Report: HTC to Unveil Standalone VR Headset at Vive Developer Conference in November appeared first on Road to VR.

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!

Oculus Will Livestream It’s 5th Connect Conference On Oculus Venues

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Oculus Connect, an annual conference dedicated to showcasing the latest advancements in Oculus VR technology, is just around the corner and with it a new heap of rumors, announcements, and excitement.

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. The post VEC 2019 – All the most important news from the Vive Ecosystem Conference appeared first on The Ghost Howls. I have been there as a speaker, content maker and as a blogger , so it has really been a crazy and interesting experience for me.

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. Greenlight says that the VRS Conference , to be held on November 1-2 in San Francisco, was created “specifically for executives in the technology, media and investment industries.”

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.