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2016’s sell-out VR World Congress brought more than 750 buyers and sellers from 23 countries and a range of industries to Bristol city centre.

Following on from the success of VRWC16 and the SouthWest VR Conference, Opposable VR is delighted to announce VR World Congress 2017, the place to connect with virtual reality's most important buyers, sellers and consumers

11th April: Registration, am/pm meetings, afternoon talks, press-only expo pre-show

12th April: Talks, expo, meetings, official mixer

13th April: Talks, expo, meetings, after party

2000

Attendees

70

speakers

3

days

30

exhibitors

VRWC has become an unmissable occasion: an industry-leading VR conference, expo and matchmaking event now spanning three jam-packed days with a raft of world-class speakers and exhibitors. VRWC17 will take place in four of Bristol’s most unique venues, bringing 2000 international guests to one of the UK’s leading tech sectors.

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The three day event is centred around Millennium Square, home to the At-Bristol Science Centre and Planetarium. The expo will take place on the Square itself with At-Bristol, the Planetarium and The Watershed hosting talks, meetings and other events.

VR World Congress is tailored for both industry professionals and consumers, so if you’re looking to make a start in VR, an experienced industry veteran, or just interested in the possibilities of the tech, there’ll be plenty for you to discover.

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2017 Sponsors

2017 Speakers

MIKE homepage

Mike Taulty

Microsoft

Peter Daukintis

Peter Daukintis

Microsoft

Ignacio Monereo

Ignacio Monereo

Google

Jamieson Brettle

Jamieson Brettle

Google

Tom Nelson

Tom Nelson

Royal Opera House

Edward Saatchi

Edward Saatchi

Oculus Story Studio

Sheelagh Carew

Sheelagh Carew

IBM

Ronan Kelly

Ronan Kelly

RACE

David Holz

David Holz

Leap Motion

Mike Hayes

Mike Hayes

Mercia Fund Management

catherine allen homepage

Catherine Allen

BBC

tom carter front

Tom Carter

Ultrahaptics

Diego Gonzalez Zuniga

Diego González-Zúñiga

Samsung

Luciana Carvalho Se

Luciana Carvalho Se

Realities Centre

Armando Kirwin

Armando Kirwin

Milk(vr)

Dan Efergan

Daniel Efergan

Aardman Animation

Sam Downie2

Sam Downie

Dsoundz Media

Resh Sidhu

Resh Sidhu

Framestore VR

alyssia homepage

Alyssia Frankland

Breaking Fourth

Richard Nockles

Richard Nockles

Surround Vision

Sarah Jones

Sarah Jones

Perspectives VR / Coventry University

Vin Sumner

Vin Sumner

Clicks + Links

Dr Wendy Powell3

Dr Wendy Powell

University of Portsmouth

Doug North Cook

Doug North-Cook

DecoderVR & Chatham University

Drew Gardner

Drew Gardner

Gardner Creative

Phil Stuart

Phil Stuart

Preloaded

Emily Smith

Emily Smith

Alchemy VR

Dr Charles Nduka

Dr Charles Nduka

Emteq

Gunita Kulikovska

Gunita Kulikovska

Vividly

Thomas Balouet

Thomas Balouet

LucidWeb

Thomas Bible

Thomas Bible

Thomas Bible Audio

Anthony Matchett

Anthony Matchett

Melody VR

Steven Hancock

Steven Hancock

Melody VR

Scott Fletcher

Scott Fletcher

Play Nicely

Amir Esmaeil Bozorgzadeh

Amir-Esmaeil Bozorgzadeh

Virtuleap

Dr Isabel Van De Keere

Dr Isabel Van De Keere

Immersive Rehab

Ian hamilton

Ian Hamilton

Independent

Dave Black

Dave Black

Mixed Immersion

Ed Miller

Ed Miller

Scape AR

Will Freeman

Will Freeman

Host

Samantha Kingston

Samantha Kingston

Virtual Umbrella

Fabien Benetou

Fabien Benetou

Freelance

Brynley Gibson

Brynley Gibson

Curve Digital Entertainment Ltd.

Kevin Williams

Kevin Williams

KWP

Lukas Roper

Lukas Roper

Independent

Antti Jaderholm

Antti Jäderholm

Vizor.io

kim majkut

Kim Majkut

Great Guns

Mitch Turnbull

Mitch Turnbull

Bramble Media

2017 Attendees

2016 Attendees

Exhibitors

Exhibitor with Occulus Rift

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"Congrats on the VRWC! Great event, you should be proud!"

David Corless - nDreams

"I thought that the whole thing was world class and worthy of the moniker ‘world’.

The TV support and attendance was excellent and I was deeply impressed with the advertising at Heathrow which was really smart."

Roy Taylor - AMD

"Many thanks to you guys too for putting on a fantastic event, getting TV coverage from the BBC, ITV and Sky News was I think your crowning glory….well done, you must be very proud."

Mark Cundle - Tammeka Games

"The event was a success and you all did a brilliant job!"

Steven Levitt - Overclockers

"I just wanted to let you know that we had an absolutely stellar time at the show and made some really interesting new contacts through it."

George Kelion - nDreams

"The SWVR conference was a fascinating, invaluable chance to catch up on the state of the VR industry. Great speakers and a really varied insightful programme. Pretty much an essential event from now on."

Keith Stuart - Guardian