ITA Launching Second Immersed 2015 Event in October

Announced today by the Immersive Technology Alliance (ITA), is the second edition of Immersed 2015, coming to the Ontario Science Centre, Toronto, Canada. The professional conference that concentrates on immersive technologies like virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and stereoscopic 3D. The event covers markets including business, video games, immersive cinema and entertainment, education, broadcasting, and more.

The conference with take place between Sunday 4th –  Tuesday 6th October, with Sunday featuring technical workshops and a free exhibition open to the public. Monday and Tuesday will feature industry and career building sessions for industry professionals and entrepreneurs as well as multiple networking opportunities. Companies speaking at Immersed 2015 will include AMD, HTC, InMediaStudio, Starbreeze Studios, Nokia Technologies, O2 Filmes, Christie Digital, Canadian Film Centre, IM360, AWE Company Ltd, with more to come. Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE) will be hosting one of the keynotes for this event.

Image from Immersed 2014

“The ITA is very proud of our growing speaker line-up and the opportunity to show just how much Canada’s industry has to offer and benefit from technologies like virtual and augmented reality. It’s not every day that these industry leaders are under one roof,” said Neil Schneider, Executive Director of The Immersive Technology Alliance in a statement.

To register for the event and for further details go to www.getimmersed.com. Anyone interested in going to the free public event on the Sunday will also have to register.

VRFocus will continue to follow all the latest updates and announcement for Immersed 2015 and report back.