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December 7, 2016 - December 8, 2016
After their sellout launch in 2015, VR Intelligence, organizers of VRX and VRX Europe, have announced VRX 2016 will take place in San Francisco, on
December 7-8. The two-day conference and expo is the original meeting place for the most senior-level business decision makers from across the VR industry, focused on visionary content and insights, premium networking opportunities and a stellar speaking line-up
The conference agenda will be split into 3 main areas over two days; visionary industry outlook and future thinking sessions from business leaders, strategists, investors and analysts on the first day, followed by two tracks on Day 2; one on interactive entertainment and gaming, another on enterprise
and consumer marketing applications. This will all be complimented by an expo room, featuring the latest technology, content innovations and solutions from 30 leading VR brands, studios and suppliers. The event will feature over 60 luminary speakers; last year included senior-level representation from Google, HTC, Epic, Sony, Unity, Magic Leap and many more. To launch this year, VR Intelligence has announced a handful of big hitters within the industry, with many to be announced.
Initial announcements include:
- Tim Sweeney, CEO, Epic Games
- John Riccitielo, CEO, Unity
- Joel Breton, VP, VR Content, HTC Vive
- Hilmar Petursson, CEO, CCP Games
- Patrick Dahms, Advanced Technical Artist (VR), BMW
- Ikrima Elhassan, Co-founder, Kite & Lightning
- Tommy Palm, CEO, Resolution Games
- David Alpert, CEO, SkyBound Entertainment and Executive Producer, The Walking Dead
- Rori Duboff, EVP, Global Head of Strategy, Havas Media Group
- Roy Taylor, Corporate VP, Alliances, Content & VR, AMD
Sponsors and Exhibitors for the event include AMD, Virtually Live, Umbra, Enlighten/ARM, Cyberlink, Aptus and many more to be announced. Demo spaces are also available for companies wishing to display their products or promote their services.
“Our events are specifically designed to bring together the industry’s leaders and decision makers” says MD at VR Intelligence, Pete Carkeek. “Alongside a focus on quality content and insight, we encourage as much networking as possible and ensure that those in attendance are the ones making the moves to take the industry forward. After our sell out events in San Francisco and London, we’re aiming to become the premier global network for the VR industry.”
Registration for VRX 2016 is currently open, as are applications for sponsors, exhibitors and speakers. Tickets can be purchased for the full conference or on a 1-day expo only pass.
For more information and pricing, see the VRX website at: