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Get aligned with a content-driven VR / AR show, featuring important conversations, talks, exhibits, and events led by globally leading companies and organizations, who are sharing practical and valuable real-use cases from the immersive industry!

The VR/AR Global Summit ONLINE is brought to you by the VR/AR Association, connecting the best virtual reality and augmented reality solution providers with brands and end-users.  Our last online summit had almost 12,000 attendees live! 

Notes: 
  • Networking and Expo will be live 24hrs! 
  • We will be adding more content every day so keep checking the schedule & speakers 
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  • Preview our famous Speed Dating (1-on-1 networking) here
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  • See the companies exhibiting inside the UK Trade pavilion here
  • See the companies exhibiting inside the Innovate UK pavilion here 


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*If the event and/or content delivery is adversely affected by an Act of God or other (i.e.power outages, internet disruptions,  natural disasters, protests, and/or disease) the on/or including Sept 30 - Oct 2, 2020, the VRARA will reschedule the online conference for a future date.  No refunds are available and tickets will be moved to the new event dates.

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Schedule

· Networking
Networking Session: Advertising & Marketing
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· Networking
Networking Session: AEC & Real Estate
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· Networking
Networking Session: Aerospace
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· Networking
Networking Session: Defense & Intelligence
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· Networking
Networking Session: Education
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Networking Session: Energy
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· Stage
Unity Technologies Presents The New Golden Age of Insight
Elizabeth will explain the benefits realized at immersive product verification in a globally connected, cross-functional team.
Elizabeth Baron
· Stage
Hit Them With Stories That Matter: From the Front Lines of the George Floyd Protests and Other Stories
Everything VR Presents Stories from America: VR Storytelling
James Bertrand
· Networking
Networking (Speed Dating)
· Expo
Expo
· Stage
Performative-R: A New Technique of Storytelling
Described by Vogue as “the visual artist and director behind some of the most important events in the world”, Tupac Martir is a creative icon.
Tupac Martir
· Stage
Leveraging AR for Jewellery and Watches in a Contactless World
Discussing the business value of AR in jewellery and watch marketing and insights into customer experience journey.
SACHIN JAIN Meghna Saraogi PHILIPPE ROTEN Pradeep Khanna Arun Narayan
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Hit Them With Stories That Matter: From the Front Lines of the George Floyd Protests and Other Stories
Q&A Session with James Bertrand
James Bertrand
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Unity Technologies Presents The New Golden Age of Insight
Q&A with Elizabeth Baron
Elizabeth Baron
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Performative-R: A New Technique of Storytelling
Q&A Session
Tupac Martir
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Leveraging AR for Jewellery and Watches in a Contactless World
Q&A with Panel
SACHIN JAIN Arun Narayan Pradeep Khanna Meghna Saraogi PHILIPPE ROTEN
· Stage
The Year The Earth Stood Still: Covid's Acceleration of Digital Life and What This Means for XR
This talk will examine the mass market moves towards digitization that have occurred as a result of Covid lockdowns and discuss opportunities for XR.
Leslie Shannon
· Stage
Prototyping Utopia: Modeling a Better Future in VR
Ollie Rankin implores the XR industry to model a more diverse, fair and sustainable future.
Ollie Rankin
· Sessions
Q&A Session:The Year The Earth Stood Still: Covid's Acceleration of Digital Life and What This Means for XR
Q&A with Leslie Shannon
· Stage
Live Anywhere, Live Everywhere: Small Towns, Digital Nomads & The Future of Virtual Presence
The future is not just about remote work, but an entirely new paradigm in the work-life balance.
Amy  Peck
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Prototyping Utopia: Modeling a Better Future in VR
Q&A Session with Ollie Rankin, Creative Director - VRJAM / Pansensory Interactive / From the Trees to the Stars
Ollie Rankin
· Stage
Cleanbox Technology: Planning to succeed: Safely deploying your XR strategy in a post Covid-19 world
The worldwide pandemic has made it clear that current hygiene procedures are no longer sufficient. LBE centers will have to rethink their strategies.
Amy Hedrick
· Stage
HP Keynote Announcement: Driving the Next Evolution of VR
HP Product Announcement
Chandrakant Patel
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Cleanbox Technology: Planning to succeed: Safely deploying your XR strategy in a post Covid-19 world
Q&A with Amy Hedrick, Co-Founder & CEO - Cleanbox Technology
Amy Hedrick
· Stage
Cross Platform of Immersive
Felix & Paul Studios' approach to immersive storytelling - ISS with their 3D 360-degree content, and The Jim Henson Company's The Storyteller in AR.
Pierre Blaizeau Paul Raphael Jenna Seiden
· Stage
Achieving Remote Collaboration Via Hands-Free Assisted Reality
Sanjay will focus on the form factor of RealWear's flagship Assisted Reality device and discuss the benefits.
Sanjay Jhawar
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Cross Platform of Immersive
Q&A with Paul Raphaël, Co-Founder Pierre Blaizeau, Head of Technologies - Felix & Paul Studios
Pierre Blaizeau Paul Raphael
· Stage
World Bank VR: Panel on Diversity & Inclusion Learning
World Bank experience in building Diversity & Inclusion learning tools using VR for impact.
Josebe Bilbao-Henry Roxana Bravo Jimmy Vainstein
· Stage
Scaling Enterprise AR and VR Solutions: A “Fireside-Chat” with Lenovo’s Nathan Pettyjohn and Bridgestone Americas’ Brian Robinson, Moderated by Mike Boland
A discussion how AR & VR are showing strong ROI for enterprises.
NATHAN Pettyjohn Brian Robinson Mike Boland
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Tutankhamun: Enter The Tomb - A Virtual Exploration of The Boy King's Tomb
Q&A with the team behind the experience.
Jennifer Rundell CRAIG VEZINA Elliott Mizroch Chadwick Turner Joel Newton Lynn Rosenthal Anthony Tann
· Stage
Tutankhamun: Enter The Tomb - A Virtual Exploration of The Boy King’s Tomb
A photo realistic recreation of the tomb’s genuine artifacts as discovered a hundred years ago presented by Hollywood's best.
CRAIG VEZINA Elliott Mizroch Chadwick Turner Joel Newton Lynn Rosenthal Anthony Tann Jennifer Rundell
· Sessions
Behind the Scenes: Advanced Hand Interactions with Ultraleap
XR Bootcamp Livestream with Tom Carter, CTO & Founder of Ultraleap about the future of hand tracking with Ultraleap technologies.
Ferhan Özkan
· Networking
Networking Session: Healthcare
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· Sessions
AR Glasses Will Never Happen (Using Existing Tech)
A discussion on how to make them truly wearable displays, the industry needs to abandon legacy display technology and mindsets.
Jason McDowall
· Sessions
Everything VR & AR Podcast Live
Daily Live Interviews with the Everything VR & AR podcast with Tyler Gates and Sophia Moshasha.
Sophia Moshasha Tyler Gates
· Networking
Networking Session: Entrepreneurship & Venture Financing
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· Networking
Networking Session: Enterprise
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· Sessions
Q&A Session: World Bank VR: Panel on Diversity & Inclusion Learning
Q&A with Jimmy Vainstein, Josebe Bilbao-Henry, Roxana Bravo
Josebe Bilbao-Henry Roxana Bravo Jimmy Vainstein
· Networking
Networking Session: Safety & Security
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· Networking
Networking Session: Sports & Fitness
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· Networking
Networking Session: Retail & eCommerce
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· Networking
Networking Session: Location-Based Entertainment (LBE)
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· Stage
The World Working From Home - How Did Spatial Handle 1000% Growth During Covid?
This talk will focus on Spatial 180 change in strategy due to Covid and how they burnt the midnight oil to publish the Quest's first collaboration solution.
Jacob Loewenstein
· Stage
Extending Reality - A Fireside Chat w/ Christopher Lafayette and Darragh Durrand
Join Chris and Darragh as they discuss diversity, reality and extending the real world into the virtual one and why representation is SO important.
Darragh Dandurand Christopher  Lafayette
· Sessions
Operational VR: Virtual Tactical Assault Kit (VTAK)
This talk will provide an overview of VTAK’s functionality and multi-user collaboration capabilities.
Randy Brown
· Sessions
Ready Nurse One: Adapting to Healthcare Training Needs During COVID
How a VR training company prepared out-of-practice operating room nurses to be ready to support a huge backlog of surgeries.
Jason McDowall
· Stage
KPMG Presents: Un-self-isolating in the Virtual World
This talk will provide an overview of the accelerating VR adoption for industries and where the technology is heading.
Peter Xing
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Extending Reality - A Fireside Chat w/ Christopher Lafayette and Darragh Durrand
Q&A Session with Christopher Lafayette and Darragh Dandurand
Darragh Dandurand Christopher  Lafayette
· Stage
Korea Telecom: The Role of Telco Companies in the 5G era and post Covid 19
Using mobile, mobile AR, and VR headsets to enable passengers to visualize, and move through other places remotely.
Joonmo Park
· Sessions
Q&A Session: The World Working From Home - How Did Spatial Handle 1000% Growth During Covid?
Q&A Session with Jacob Loewenstein
Jacob Loewenstein
· Sessions
XR Use Cases in National Security and How to Sell Tech to the US Government
A run down on various use cases for VR, AR, and MR for defense and intelligence community problems.
· Stage
Wearable Equipment Safety - Safeguarding from COVID-19 & UL 8400 for Equipment Safety
Featuring UL, Cleanbox Technologies, Stanford Medical
Ellen Wang Ibrahim Jilani
· Sessions
Q&A Session: KPMG Presents: Un-self-isolating in the Virtual World
Q&A Session with Peter Xing, Associate Director - Technology & Growth - KPMG
Peter Xing
· Sessions
Innovation for Defence Excellence and Security (IDEaS)
Come and learn about IDEaS: the development of solutions from their conceptual stage, through prototype testing and capability development.
Aaron Ydenberg
· Stage
Holographic WebAR: The New Frontier Of Brand Storytelling with
A panel featuring Rock Paper Reality, Jackson Family Wines, Microsoft and 8th Wall.
Hannah Bianchini Erik Murphy-Chutorian David K. Bowman Patrick Johnson
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Wearable Equipment Safety - Safeguarding from COVID-19 & UL 8400 for Equipment Safety
Q&A Session with Ibrahim Jilani, Amy Hendrick & Ellen Wang
Amy Hedrick Ellen Wang Ibrahim Jilani
· Stage
Lenovo Presents: Designing Immersive User Experiences for XR Solutions
The User Experience Design team will share how they created a new design paradigm that blends hardware & digital experiences to address needs of diverse users.
Karen Kluttz Jonnie Lee Nathan Hatfield
· Sessions
Life after the demo with the General: Addressing Hurdles to Implementing Your XR Solution to Your Military Customer.
In this panel we will share lessons learned and ways ahead to reduce the friction of implementing an XR solution.
· Stage
Building a Shared Sense of Humanity with Volumetric Video
Presented by Intel Studios
Sarah Vick
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Lenovo Presents: Designing Immersive User Experiences for XR Solutions
Q&A session with Jonnie Lee, Karen Kluttz & Nathan Hatfield
Nathan Hatfield Karen Kluttz Jonnie Lee
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Holographic WebAR: The New Frontier Of Brand Storytelling with
Q&A session with the expert panel.
Hannah Bianchini Erik Murphy-Chutorian David K. Bowman Patrick Johnson
· Stage
Outpost Capital Presents: XR Investment in Post-Covid era
Ryan Wang
· Networking
Networking Session: Travel & Tourism
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· Sessions
Q&A Session: Outpost Capital Presents: XR Investment in Post-Covid Era
Q&A Session with Ryan Wang
Ryan Wang
· Networking
Networking Session: Training
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· Networking
Networking Session: Storytelling
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· Sessions
Sight and Foresight: Making Predictive Visualizations in Disaster Response Situations with AR, Spatial Data, and Data Science
In this session U.Group will share lessons learned in working with a first responder agency in a recent design challenge.
· Stage
Rapid Fire
Join leaders from this industry as they answer LIVE rapid fire questions about everything and anything VR and AR and the state of the world!
Tyler Gates Hassanatu Blake Chris Pfaff Tupac Martir
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Building a Shared Sense of Humanity with Volumetric Video
Q&A Session with Sarah Vick - Intel Studios
Sarah Vick
· Networking
Networking Session: Universities & Colleges
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· Networking
Networking Session: Women in VR AR (VRARA Women)
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· Networking
Networking Session: WebXR
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· Networking
Networking Session: VR for Good
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· Networking
Networking Session: Retail & eCommerce
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· Networking
Networking Session: Sports & Fitness
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· Networking
Networking Session: Safety & Security
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· Networking
Networking Session: Travel & Tourism
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· Networking
Networking Session: Storytelling
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· Networking
Networking Session: Training
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· Stage
Immersive Learning Explosion
Why do we want Immersive Learning Environments? Sharing the voices of the experts in these technologies in the face of the new digital ecosystem.
Daniel Dyboski-Bryant Chelu Martin Jonathon Richter Carlos J. Ochoa David Moreno
· Sessions
Brazil: Explore the 13th Largest Game Market in the World
Invest, Develop, Publish
ELIANA RUSSI Gerson Lima Neto Thiago de Freitas Regina  Noppe
· Stage
How can retailers connect with customers during lockdown?
A fireside chat with Sanj Surati, James Basnett and Ashley Crowder about retail, ecommerce and engaging with customers during the lockdown and beyond.
Sanj Surati Ashley Crowder James Basnett
· Stage
How to stand out in digital media during Covid
VNTANA will discuss how to use 3D to give your customers a physical digital experience in the comfort of their home and leverage the power of 3D ad platforms
Ashley Crowder James Basnett Sanj Surati
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Immersive Learning Explosion
Q&A with panel
Jonathon Richter Daniel Dyboski-Bryant Chelu Martin David Moreno Carlos J. Ochoa
· Stage
Southern Company Presents Narrative VR Experiences for the Enterprise
Do Narrative Experiences belong in the enterprise workplace? What are the challenges in creating them?
Darryl Wright
· Sessions
How do you ensure success when transitioning from a VR or AR training proof of concept (POC) to a company-wide rollout?
Join BP and QinetiQ for an engaging fireside chat.
Anthony Del Barto james watson
· Sessions
Q&A Session: How to stand out in digital media during Covid
Q&A with Ashley Crowder
Ashley Crowder
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Southern Company Presents Narrative VR Experiences for the Enterprise
Q&A with Darryl Wright
Darryl Wright
· Sessions
Innovation for Education
The Virtual Reality Center located in the UTR, will be the bridge between the educational institutions and the industry of our State.
Emmanuel Carrillo Martnez
· Sessions
Q&A Session: How can retailers connect with customers during lockdown?
Q&A with expert panel
Sanj Surati Ashley Crowder
· Stage
What's happening in Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong and India in XR?
Fireside Chat with Pradeep, Casie and Ivy form the Asia-Pacific VRARA Chapters.
Casie Millhouse Pradeep Khanna Ivy Shum
· Sessions
How To Successfully Transition to Digital After-Sales Training Using Immersive Technology
This presentation will provide an overview of the strategies manufacturing companies need to consider when transitioning to virtual after-sales solution.
Emily Smits
· Sessions
PixoVR Presentation
· Sessions
PIXO Apex: Breaking Through the XR Implementation Bottleneck
This talk will dive into PIXO APEX and how it will impact the world around us and the ever-changing future of XR.
Sean Hurwitz
· Stage
Producing in XR: How to Create Unique Stories for Immersive Audiences
Paul Raphael Chris Pfaff Michael Owen Maciej Wisniewski
· Sessions
Q&A Session: What's happening in Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong and India in XR?
Q&A with expert panel
Casie Millhouse Pradeep Khanna Ivy Shum
· Sessions
Creating a Roadmap for Building, Scaling & Integrating a VR Training Program into Your Enterprise
This talk will help you to understand some of the key factors you need to be aware of when considering how to implement VR training programmes.
james watson Chris Mallet
· Sessions
VR/AR Enterprise Sector 2020 Report: Now Is the Time for Immersive Technologies
A presentation from the VRARA Enterprise Committee.
Geof Wheelwright David Moreno
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Producing in XR: How to Create Unique Stories for Immersive Audiences
Q&A with expert panel
Paul Raphael Chris Pfaff Michael Owen
· Stage
Collaboration Tools in VR: Developing Virtual Creativity in the Age of Social Distancing
A panel discussion about collaboration tools available for teams.
Chris Pfaff Jussi Havu Kiira Benzing
· Stage
HP Presents: New VR Innovation Panel
Max Sims Jeff Marshall Sean Hurwitz Laurent Da Dalto
· Sessions
Technical Demo of PIXO APEX
A demo of PIXO APEX taking viewers on a tour through the platform and how it will look to developers and users of the platform.
· Sessions
Moving Virtual Mountains: The Tipping Point that will Catapult Volumetric Capture to Mass Adoption
Avatar Dimension aims to drive truly innovative captures to the forefront, with its brand-new, state-of-the-art volumetric capture studio
Steve  Sullivan Perrin Kaplan Dennis Bracy Cathy Hackl Callum Macmillan
· Sessions
XR in Education State of the ARt - Merged Futures 2021
This research study is focused on: opportunities, barriers of adoption, methodologies and training programs, XR ecosystems and convergence of technologies.
Carlos J. Ochoa
· Sessions
PixoVR Demo
· Sessions
XR Jobs Presents: How to Get Started in XR
Join our XR Jobs Presentation Series.
· Sessions
What are the top 5 things you need to know before considering using immersive technology for training?
This presentation will provide a comprehensive overview of the strategies manufacturing companies when transitioning to a virtual after-sales solution.
Emily Smits Walter Davis Rob Gair
· Sessions
Q&A Session: HP Presents: New VR Innovation Panel
Q&A with expert panel
Jeff Marshall Max Sims Sean Hurwitz Laurent Da Dalto
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Collaboration Tools in VR: Developing Virtual Creativity in the Age of Social Distancing
Q&A with expert panel
Kiira Benzing Chris Pfaff
· Sessions
Medical Training after Covid 19
Medical Training After Covid 19: Online , VR or AR will be coming for the future .
· Sessions
XR Jobs Presents: How to Find Funding for Your XR Project
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Linda Sellheim Shelley Coultish
· Stage
How Lufthansa Cargo Creates Scalable AR Trainings Without Programming
Join this live demo and discussion between 3spin DREAM co-founder Thomas Hoger and Lufthansa Cargo training product manager Brian Parzer.
Thomas Hoger
· Stage
VR for Good Panel: Immersive Sustainability
Lively discussion on the impact of XR for sustainability initiatives, from underwater journeys to becoming a rainforest tree.
Susanna Pollack Jimmy Vainstein Laura James Winslow Porter
· Networking
Networking Session: Women in VR AR (VRARA Women)
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· Sessions
Everything VR & AR Podcast Live
Daily Live Interviews with the Everything VR & AR podcast with Tyler Gates and Sophia Moshasha.
· Networking
Networking Session: Universities & Colleges
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· Sessions
XR Jobs Presents: Tips Direct from the Recruiters
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· Networking
Networking Session: WebXR
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· Sessions
Q&A Session: How Lufthansa Cargo Creates Scalable AR Trainings Without Programming
Q&A with expert panel
Brian Parzer Thomas Hoger
· Stage
Designing for Augmented Reality for the Consumer & Military - How to make Iron Man's Jarvis a reality.
A behind the scenes look at what it takes to make the visuals of augmented reality come to life for both the everyday consumer and Military
Sarah Garvis
· Networking
Networking Session: AEC & Real Estate
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· Networking
Networking Session: Advertising & Marketing
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· Networking
Networking Session: Aerospace
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· Sessions
XR Jobs Presents: Non-Technical Roles
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· Networking
Networking Session: VR for Good
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· Sessions
Assuring AR/VR is Inclusive for All People
The Age Tech panel will discuss the opportunities and challenges in the $1-2 trillion market and present current and future case studies.
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Designing for Augmented Reality for the Consumer & Military - How to make Iron Man's Jarvis a reality.
Q&A with Sarah Garvis
Sarah Garvis
· Stage
Interviews with the minds behind Ready Player One Tech
From suits to backgrounds, gloves to headsets - a look at the tech behind Ready Player One.
Alvin Wang Graylin Jeff Rayner Benjamin Freeman
· Sessions
Q&A Session: VR for Good Panel: Immersive Sustainability
Q&A with expert panel
Winslow Porter Laura James Susanna Pollack Jimmy Vainstein
· Stage
AR Object Tracking for Smart Assets with SAP and VisionLib
SAP and VisionLib present the integration of the XR Cloud and model based object tracking in asset related industrial use cases.
Uli Bockholt Michael Spieß
· Sessions
XR Jobs Presents: Advancing in your Career: how to keep learning, getting promoted, stay connected
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· Sessions
Microsoft Presents: How Hololens Has Changed the Training Landscape
CraneMorley will demo Guides and share several case studies that reveal how training and performance have evolved.
Troy Segale
· Stage
OVR Presents: Combining the Power of Scent with the Potential of Virtual Reality to Unlock Better Real-World Outcomes.
Come learn the true power of our noses, about OVR Technology's unique platform solution, and how it is already being used to create a better world.
Aaron Wisniewski
· Stage
AMPD Presents: A New Paradigm of Creativity
How virtual reality and other virtual production technologies are revolutionizing movie making and more.
Anthony Brown Matt Welford Kathryn Brillhart James Knight Steven Read
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Interviews with the minds behind Ready Player One Tech
Q&A with expert panel
Jeff Rayner Alvin Wang Graylin
· Sessions
Q&A Session: AR Object Tracking for Smart Assets with SAP and VisionLib
Q&A with expert panel
Uli Bockholt Michael Spieß
· Sessions
XR Jobs Presents: Start-Up, Big Company, Consulting/Freelance?
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· Sessions
The Future of Immersive Medical Education in Austere Environments
This talk will focus on Luxsonic's suite of immersive medical technologies designed to facilitate access to healthcare education, training, and delivery.
· Stage
XR Bootcamp Master Class Pitch Day
Meet the Master Class Students and View Their Amazing Projects!
Ferhan Özkan
· Sessions
Q&A Session: OVR Presents: Combining the Power of Scent with the Potential of Virtual Reality to Unlock Better Real-World Outcomes.
Q&A with expert panel
Aaron Wisniewski
· Sessions
Creative Design Process for XR
Presenting the perspective of designing and creating in 3D using the MetaVRse engine to demonstrate fast and easy deployment.
Julie  Smithson
· Networking
XR Jobs Presents: XR Jobs Networking Session
Join our XR Jobs Networking Event and be paired with great people in the industry!
· Sessions
Q&A Session: AMPD Presents: A New Paradigm of Creativity
Q&A with expert panel
James Knight Kathryn Brillhart Steven Read Anthony Brown
· Stage
The Future of XR in Sports & Entertainment
Join Trigger, The PGA Tour, Sony Pictures Entertainment and Verizon for a lively discussion on the future of Sports and Entertainment.
Jason Yim Rose Phillips Niko Chauls Devon Fox
· Stage
Foundry 45 Presents: Enterprise VR Training in the New Normal
Recent events have altered the landscape of enterprise VR training.
Dave Beck
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Foundry 45 Presents: Enterprise VR Training in the New Normal
Q&A with David Beck
Dave Beck
· Sessions
XR Creative Leadership Roles for Resilence
AR/VR is easy to implement at home,with teams, students, etc to create more individual, group, and community resilience.
Paige  Dansinger
· Sessions
Q&A Session: The Future of XR in Sports & Entertainment
Q&A with expert panel
Rose Phillips Niko Chauls Devon Fox Jason Yim
· Stage
Life in a Parallel Universe
A dive into our learnings from running a VR world, explain what we see that people want from a true metaverse and how we will get there as an industry.
Artur Sychov
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Life in a Parallel Universe
Q&A with Artur Sychov
Artur Sychov
· Networking
Networking Session: Defense & Intelligence
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· Networking
Networking Session: Education
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· Stage
Rapid Fire Live
Join leaders from this industry as they answer LIVE rapid fire questions about everything and anything VR and AR and the state of the world!
· Networking
Networking Session: Energy
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· Networking
Networking Session: Enterprise
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· Networking
Networking Session: Healthcare
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· Networking
Networking Session: Location-Based Entertainment (LBE)
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· Networking
Networking Session: Entrepreneurship & Venture Financing
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· Networking
Networking Session: VR for Good
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· Networking
Networking Session: Entrepreneurship & Venture Financing
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Networking Session: Enterprise
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Networking Session: Healthcare
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Networking Session: WebXR
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· Networking
Networking Session: Universities & Colleges
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Networking Session: Location-Based Entertainment (LBE)
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· Sessions
Challenges of VR/AR Industry in Emergent Markets
I will share my story of trying to develop a VR/AR startup in Cape Verde.
Goncalo Pratas Pereira
· Sessions
The VR PluraView Stereo Desktop Monitor
As a true desktop system, the VR PluraView represents the ideal complement to a Head-Mounted Display (HMD).
Josef J. Schneider
· Stage
To Emmy or Not To Emmy
A panel featuring Eve Weston, Jessica Kantor and Erika Barraza
Jessica Kantor Eve Weston Erika Barraza
· Sessions
The Power of Students
Join this engaging panel presented by the VRARA Student Committee and Mentors.
Carlos J. Ochoa Karen Alexander Julie  Smithson
· Stage
A World Made More Perfect
We will review the myriad of God Games, world-building & social formations across platforms - what this new territory can offer brands, companies & employees.
Catherine  Henry Leslie Shannon
· Sessions
Sound: The Next Frontier for Immersion?
A discussion with XRWalkables who's developing the future of Sound as the "engine" pushing AR and VR Content Forward.
João Moreira
· Stage
Medical Think Tank
The Good, The Bad, and the Reality of VR Rehab.
Simon Gale Jeff Rayner Randall Huzinec Robert C. Ferguson, MHS, OTRL Laura James
· Sessions
Q&A Session: To Emmy or Not To Emmy
Q&A with expert panel
Eve Weston Erika Barraza Jessica Kantor
· Stage
Virtual Concerts
A panel discussion about the trends the music industry is adopting to combat a world gripped by a pandemic.
Darragh Dandurand Eric Wagliardo Amy LaMeyer
· Sessions
5G+4D=New Realities
What are the latest and greatest trends, who is pushing the gas pedal on infrastructure, and when can I get it?
Alex Porter
· Sessions
Smartglasses-As-A-Store: How the Next E-Commerce Clicks Will Happen in ‘Bricks’
How AR content will become the best practice in retail, with the rise of 5G and smartglasses
Luis Martins
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Q&A Session: A World Made More Perfect
Q&A with expert panel: Leslie Shannon and Catherine Henry
Catherine  Henry Leslie Shannon
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Q&A Session: Virtual Concerts
Q&A with expert panel
Darragh Dandurand Eric Wagliardo Amy LaMeyer
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The State of XR: Whose Metaverse is This Anyway?
A lively discussion on important and profound questions that are vital to the success of the metaverse being “created” right now.
Anselm Hook Liam Broza Blu Topalli Evo Heyning Lawrence Rosenthal
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Demonstration of Return on Investment in Healthcare Education: Research
A review education using VR and several hiqh quality and randomized controlled trials demonstrating the utility of Virtual education in Healthcare.
Danny Goel
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Q&A Session: Medical Think Tank
Q&A with expert panel
Simon Gale Jeff Rayner Robert C. Ferguson, MHS, OTRL Randall Huzinec Laura James
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Medical Training After Covid 19
Medical Training After Covid 19: Online , VR or AR will be coming for the future .
Nevil  Chimon
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Ending Tech Bias from the Inside Out
Join us for a panel discussion to hear the insider take on moving the needle.
Christopher  Lafayette
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Demonstration of Return on Investment in Healthcare Education: Research
Q&A with Danny Goel
Danny Goel
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Women's Summit: Welcome and Introduction
A welcome to launch a series of sessions presented by the VRARA Women's Committee.
· Sessions
Q&A Session: The State of XR: Whose Metaverse is This Anyway?
Q&A with expert panel
Anselm Hook Liam Broza Blu Topalli Lawrence Rosenthal Evo Heyning
· Stage
REPLAY: Enterprise VR Training in the New Normal with Foundry 45
REPLAY
Dave Beck
· Sessions
Women's Summit: Building Your Personal Brand: A Fireside Chat with Cathy Hackl + Sophia Moshasha
A fireside chat with leading expert Cathy Hackl on building your personal brand, social media and much more.
Cathy Hackl Sophia Moshasha
· Sessions
Augmented reality glasses for applications in medicine and industry
LightSpace Technologies develops unique 3D display technologies based on multi focal optical architecture.
Madara Kalniņa-Kalnmale
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Foundry 45 Enterprise VR Training in the New Normal
Join the Foundry 45 Team as the answer questions following the replay of "Enterprise VR Training in the New Normal"
Dave Beck
· Stage
Development Life Cycle of Healthcare XR Programs
This talk will describe some of the major drivers of XR market growth, and the Breakdown process of the Immersive content creation.
Dr. Sana Farid
· Stage
How Much is XR?
This panel will recap global research on realistic XR production costs now and what to expect for the future.
Alex Porter Robin Moulder-McComb Alex Hessler Terry  Proto
· Sessions
Introducing the MetaVRse Engine, Easy to Learn, Easy to Create, Easy to Share
In under 30 minutes, learn how to use the MetaVRse Engine and start creating 3D experiences immediately.
Alan Smithson
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Transforming Public Spaces with Augmented Reality
As an expert and leader in AR Placemaking, Julia will share the design principles through a review of ground-breaking AR Placemaking projects.
Julia Beabout
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A New Stage in Enterprise Spatial Immersion and Collaboration
In this session, the Cavrnus team discusses techniques--from custom, context-based workspaces to content setup and programmed presentations.
Jeff Brown David Watters Anthony Duca Loren Colin
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Women's Summit: Negotiations Tactics Panel
Lauren Fanning Amy Hedrick Jinita Thakkar Sarah Jane Flynn
· Stage
Teaching VR In VR, Lessons From The Front
Sharing my experience teaching "XR Production" and "XR Landscape" (aka Charlie Fink's Metaverse) at Chapman University
Charlie Fink
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Microsoft Presents: Mixed Reality Applied to Manufacturing
Learn how D365 Guides solves problems now, and what the factory of the future looks like.
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Development Life Cycle of Healthcare XR Programs
Q&A with Dr. Sana Farid
Dr. Sana Farid
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Exploring How Immersive Technologies Can Help People After the Pandemic
As the world opens up, where does immersive tech fit now? Tom Ffiske investigates.
Thomas Ffiske
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Q&A Session: Who Will Build The Metaverse?
Q&A with Charlie Fink
Charlie Fink
· Stage
Equity and Access to Immersive Technology in Education
The importance of access and equity to XR in underserved school and minority districts & XR Opportunities for BIPOC EdTech Professionals
Hussainatu Blake Hassanatu Blake
· Networking
Networking Session: Training
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· Sessions
Microsoft Presents: Developing Software in a New Ecosystem
Learn how Dynamics 365 Guides has leveraged AR & HoloLens to create a solution to change in manufacturing environments.
Anja Haman Maryam Dastpak Raymond Lum Andy Klein
· Stage
Re-Opening in a Pandemic & the Future of LBVR
Join HP, Cleanbox, Hologate, The VOID, Dreamcraft in this panel discussion of reopening LBE's in a pandemic.
Scott Vandonkelaar Terry Sanderson Leif Petersen Joanna Popper Amy Hedrick
· Networking
Networking Session: Storytelling
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Networking Session: Travel & Tourism
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· Stage
REPLAY: Live Anywhere, Live Everywhere with Amy Peck
Join a replay of Amy Peck's presentation about Remote Work.
Amy  Peck
· Sessions
Women's Summit: Building your XR Skillset
A Part of the VRARA Women's Committee Series.
Sophia Moshasha Cortney Harding
· Networking
Networking Session: Energy
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· Networking
Networking Session: Education
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· Sessions
XR Design for Children and Youth
We will discuss what is needed for young creators to design XR experiences.
Paula MacDowell
· Networking
Networking Session: Defense & Intelligence
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· Sessions
Q&A Session: Re-Opening in a Pandemic & the Future of LBVR
Q&A with expert panel
Amy Hedrick Scott Vandonkelaar Terry Sanderson Leif Petersen Joanna Popper
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Equity and Access to Immersive Technology in Education
Q&A with Hassanatu Blake and Hussainatu Blake
Hussainatu Blake Hassanatu Blake
· Stage
Connecting People through Virtual Reality in Times of Social Distancing and Social Isolation
Join AARP as they discuss this timely topic.
Cezara Windrem
· Stage
Pandemic Innovation: LBE in a New World
A Panel featuring Burning Man, Lost Horizons Festival, Meow Wolf and Altspace VR
Leila Amirsadeghi Kim  Cook Ollie Rankin Vince Kadlubek Katie Kelly
· Sessions
Design Thinking for AR/VR
What kinds of designers do we need to realize the creative and social potential of AR/VR ?
Wilson Tang
· Sessions
Q&A Sessions: Live Anywhere, Live Everywhere: Small Towns, Digital Nomads & The Future of Virtual Presence
Q&A Session with Amy Peck, EndeavorVR
Amy  Peck
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Women's Summit: From Familiar Faces to Fresh Faces - The Women of XR
An quick intro from fresh faces to veterans in the industry and their stories, followed by a social hour.
· Sessions
Scale VR by Giving Training Professionals Control of the Content
Giving direct control of VR content to training professionals will lead to key process improvements which makes scaling VR in your organization possible.
Peter Wittig
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Enabling Long Range AR
How ARCortex went on a journey to develop the WorldEngine spatial content management platform that enable new use cases in defense, entertainment and AEC
Yohan Baillot
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Pandemic Innovation: LBE in a New World
Q&A with expert panel
Katie Kelly Vince Kadlubek Leila Amirsadeghi Kim  Cook Ollie Rankin
· Stage
Designing Next Generation Experiences
HTC Creative Labs will discuss how our cross-discipline team approachthat leads us to next generation XR hardware and software products.
Jake Wallack
· Stage
CubeXR Presents: Fandom in the Age of the Mediaverse
Lessons from the Past, Currents of Today, Designs for the Future.
Stephen E. Dinehart Iv Brett Leonard Lawrence Rosenthal Mister Lobo
· Sessions
Augmented Reality and Wearables in Assisted Work
How clients in the energy sector are using wearables for remote assistance and support.
Neeraj Grotra Lorne Fade Joannah Apelo
· Sessions
How Defense Clients are Using Modest Tree's Immersive Technologies for Training and Digital Transformation
Join Hamza Ayaz from Modest Tree for a discussion on Modest Tree's experiences in implementing VR/AR for Defense training purposes.
Hamza Ayaz
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State of the Nation Panel on XR in Advertising and Marketing
Join experts from Unity, Verizon and SnapChat as they talk about he current state of the industry.
Tony Gemma Tony Parisi Carolina Arguelles Gary Fearnall
· Sessions
Q&A Session: CubeXR Presents: Fandom in the Age of the Mediaverse
Q&A with expert panel
Mister Lobo Stephen E. Dinehart Iv Brett Leonard Lawrence Rosenthal
· Sessions
Q&A Session: Designing Next Generation Experiences
Q&A with Jake Wallack, Associate VP, HTC Creative Labs
Jake Wallack
· Stage
RAPID FIRE: GRAND FINALE & CLOSING REMARKS
Join leaders from this industry as they answer LIVE rapid fire questions about everything and anything VR and AR and the state of the world!
Tyler Gates Lisa Watts Robert Dough Artur Sychov Wilson Tang Amy  Peck Tupac Martir
· Sessions
Q&A: Overview State of the Nation Panel on XR in Advertising and Marketing
Q&A with experts panel
Gary Fearnall Tony Gemma Tony Parisi Carolina Arguelles
· Networking
Networking Session: Advertising & Marketing
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· Networking
Networking Session: Sports & Fitness
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Networking Session: AEC & Real Estate
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Networking Session: Retail & eCommerce
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Networking Session: Safety & Security
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Networking Session: Aerospace
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Speakers

Katherina Ufnarovskaia

CEO at Augmented City s.r.l.

Tony Parisi

Head of AR/VR Advertising Innovation at Unity

Carolina Arguelles

Snap

Adaora Udoji

Director of Corporate Innovation at RLab

Damian Collier

CEO at Blend Media

Scott Toppel

Sr Vice President, Defense & Aerospace at Success Through Partnership & Participation

Mirko Uetzmann

Navy Leader ILS at RENK AG

Jeff Brown

Head of Corp Dev at CAVRNUS

Marco Maceri

Director of Marketing at PIXO

Joanne Barnieu

Director of Instructional Science at Engineering and Computer Simulations

Lauren Fanning

Assistant General Counsel at The Freeman Company, LLC

Neeraj Grotra

Sr. Director IT & Business Transformation at Kinectrics Inc.

James Gordey

Product Manager at RealWear, Inc.

Lisa Watts

CEO and Founder at One/Twenty1 Immersive

Donny Neufuss

Former Chair of the Esports Trade Association

Rose Phillips

SVP of Digital Marketing at Sony Pictures Entertainment

Sadah Espii Proctor

Principal at Espii Studios

Dennis Bracy

CEO at Avatar Dimension

Steve Sullivan

GM for the Mixed Reality Capture Studios at Microsoft

James Basnett

Head of Retail at Shape Immersive

Linda Sellheim

Education Lead at Epic Games

Jonathon Richter

iLRN

Robert Dough

Brightline Interactive

Jenna Seiden

General Partner Company - Zambezi Ventures

Anthony Tann

President at World Heritage Exhibitions

Ray Deatherage

Senior Program Manager at Gas Technology Institute

Hussainatu Blake

Creators and Hosts at Twinfold with Hassa and Hussa - EdTech Webseries

Brian Parzer

Training Product Manager Warehouse & Operations at Lufthansa Cargo

Madara Kalniņa-Kalnmale

Managing Director at LightSpace Technologies

SACHIN JAIN

MANAGING DIRECTOR at DE BEERS INDIA PVT LTD

Sanjay Jhawar

President and Cofounder at RealWear, Inc.

Niko Chauls

XR Partnerships, Product Innovation at Verizon

Devon Fox

Director Digital Platform Innovation at PGA TOUR

Geof Wheelwright

Director of Marketing Communications at Atheer, Inc.

Amy Hedrick

Co-Founder & CEO at Cleanbox Technology

Elliott Mizroch

Producer at Experius

Tyler Gates

Managing Principal at Brightline Interactive & President - Washington DC at VR/AR Association

Fifer Garbesi

Emerging Formats Producer

Nathan Sidles

Director of Data at U.Group

Rob Gair

Head of Government and Digital Services at MAN Energy Solutions Canada

Chris Mallet

CEO at BODYSWAPS

Jussi Havu

CEO at Glue Collaboration

David Watters

VP, Industry Alliances and Business Development at Cavrnus, Inc.

Anthony Duca

Founder/CEO at Cavrnus Inc

Lorne Fade

Co-Founder at VR Vision

Myra LalDin

CEO and Founder at VRperspectives

Angela Robert

CEO at Conquer Experience

John Burwell

Global Lead for Simulation and Training at Varjo Technologies

Katie Kelly

Program Owner at AltspaceVR

Mike Boland

CEO & Chief Analyst at ARtillery Intelligence

Jennifer Rundell

COO / CoFounder at Positron

Sarah Vick

Executive Producer at Intel Studios

Winslow Porter

Director/Co-Founder at New Reality Co

Simon Gale

OT and Assistive Adventure Organizer MS at Swedish

Jeff Rayner

Co-Founder & CEO  | MXTreality & MyPad3D

Gary Fearnall

Head of Partnerships - Yumebau

Anselm Hook

Research & Development at Mozilla

Neilda Pacquing

Founder & CEO at MindGlow