There’s only a few days to go until the Virtual Reality World Congress (VRWC) opens its doors for another year, featuring talks and demos across the breadth of the VR sphere. In the run up to the event new details have been announced, with a Winning Investor Showcase pitch list, new hosts, speakers, panel and exhibitor confirmed.
The Bristol, UK-based event is set to feature two new hosts, James Parker from Ground Shatter and Muki Kulhan, executive digital producer/MD Muki International. A new panel will also be taking place on 13th April called ‘Survival Tips for VR Studios and Developers’. The panel will incude: Jon Hibbins, Psytec Games; James Valls, senior producer, Rebellion; Johnathan Wagstaff, country manager, UK & Ireland, CONTEXT; Liz Biggs, lead creative (VR & Digital), Alchemy VR and Jason Lovell, founder & MD, Captivate Consultancy.
For those that haven’t tried the experience yet, REWIND will be at VRWC with Ghost in the Shell VR, showcasing it on Oculus Rift at the AMD stand.
VRWC will now feature speakers: Josie Wardle – project manager, Immersive Technology Group, Sony; Dave Patten, head of new media, Science Museum and Ieva Stelingyte and Agnis Stelingis, co-founders, Experimental Foundation.Josie Wardle – project manager, Immersive Technology Group, Sony.
VRFocus will be at VRWC to bring you all the latest news and announcements.