Coming to London, UK this October is a two day event focused on virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) technology, VR & AR World. The event is set to feature a big line-up of speakers from companies around the world, coming from sectors such as enterprise, technology manufacturers, content developers, broadcasters, investors, hardware and software developers, retail, design, gaming, healthcare and construction.
Being held at ExCel London on 19th – 20th October 2016, VR & AR World will be looking at the future of VR and AR, with over 100 industry professionals holding sessions. There will be keynote sessions, presentations, and debates across a wide range of VR and AR topics from:
Chris Chin, VR Content, HTC Vive
Matt Kitchales, Director, Content Strategy, Meta
Scott Dodkins, former Head of Commercial for Europe, Oculus, and Partner, Fundemental VR
Vamsidhar Sunkari, Senior Architect of Augmented and Virtual Reality, Computer Vision, Bosch Engineering
Percy Stocker, Managing Director, Ubimax
Dr Shafi Ahmed, CEO, DocHealth
Paul Davies, Associate Technical Fellow, Boeing Research & Technology
Mikela Eskenazir, Brand Partnerships Director, Blippar
Toby Coffey, Head of Digital Development, National Theatre, UK
Chris Michaels, Head of Digital and Publishing, British Museum
Nicholas Minter-Green, President, Economist Films
Andy Gower, Head of Interactive TV Research, Future Consumer Applications and Services, BT Research & Innovation
Andre Lorenceau, Founder and CEO, LiveLike
Greg Gewickey, VP, Emerging Technology Platforms, Warner Bros Entertainment
Randolph Nikutta, Leader Interactive High End Media, Telekom Innovation Laboratories, Deutsche Telekom
Nathan Pettyjohn, Founder, VR/AR Association
Steve Dann, CEO, Amplified Robot and Founder, Augmenting Reality Meetup Group
VR & AR World will also include a Start-Up Zone, Creative Content Workshops, Hackathon, and an Interactive Exhibition.
Tickets cost £799 GBP + VAT until 16th September, after which prices will increase to £999 + VAT. The tickets include full access to the 2 day VR & AR World event, the after party and two other events taking place, the Broadband World Forum and Apps World.