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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, VIP expo opening evening party

12th April: Talks, expo, meetings, VIP mixer (Invite-Only) 

13th April: Talks, expo, meetings

2000

Attendees

100+

speakers

3

days

34

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 three 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 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

Roy Taylor

Roy Taylor

AMD

Olly Nicholson

Olly Nicholson

Unity

MIKE homepage

Mike Taulty

Microsoft

Sheelagh Carew

Sheelagh Carew

IBM

Graham Breen

Graham Breen

HTC

Peter Daukintis

Peter Daukintis

Microsoft

James Knight

James Knight

AMD

Dr Wendy Powell3

Dr Wendy Powell

University of Portsmouth

Ignacio Monereo

Ignacio Monereo

Google

Dave Patten

Dave Patten

Science Museum

Resh Sidhu

Resh Sidhu

Framestore

Jamieson Brettle

Jamieson Brettle

Google

Josie Wardle

Josie Wardle

Immersive Technology, Sony

Edward Saatchi

Edward Saatchi

Oculus Story Studio

catherine allen homepage

Catherine Allen

BBC

Tom Nelson

Tom Nelson

Royal Opera House

Emily Smith

Emily Smith

Alchemy VR

Mel Slater2

Mel Slater

University of Barcelona

William Uricchio2

William Uricchio

MIT

Hrvoje Benko2

Hrvoje Benko

Microsoft Research

Michael Madary2

Michael Madary

University of Mainz

Amy Pearson

Amy Pearson

Plan International UK

Martin Prins

Martin Prins

TNO

Jade Williams

Jade Williams

Apache

Mark Burvill

Mark Burvill

Aardman

Mitch Turnbull3

Mitch Turnbull

Bramble Media

Ian Baverstock

Ian Baverstock

Focal Point VR

Lisa Urwin

Lisa Urwin

TLT LLP

Jason Lovell

Jason Lovell

Captivate VR

Alex Asen

Alex Asen

UNCCD

Fiona Kilkelly

Fiona Kilkelly

Knowledge Transfer Network

Tanya Laird

Tanya Laird

Digital Jam

Russell Harding

Russell Harding

Conspexit Games Studio Ltd

Muki Kulhan

Muki Kulhan

Muki International

Jon Wadelton

Jon Wadelton

The Foundry

Anna Mansi

Anna Mansi

BFI

Rob Yescombe2

Rob Yescombe

Freelance

Philip Tellwright

Philip Tellwright

Business West

Mike Hayes

Mike Hayes

Mercia Fund Management

John Gill

Jon Gill

TLT LLP

Simon Barratt

Simon Barratt

Cooperative Innovations Ltd

Agnis Stelingis

Agnis Stelingis

Experimental Foundation

Mary Matheson

Mary Matheson

Freelance filmmaker

Daniel Kihlgren Kallander

Daniel Kihlgren Kallander

SVRVIVE

Liz Biggs

Liz Biggs

Alchemy VR

Luciana Carvalho Se

Luciana Carvalho Se

Realities Centre

tom carter front

Tom Carter

Ultrahaptics

Diego Gonzalez Zuniga

Diego González-Zúñiga

Samsung

Steven Lane

Steven Lane

Grand Central Recording Studios

Ronan Kelly

Ronan Kelly

RACE

Dan Efergan

Daniel Efergan

Aardman

Richard Nockles

Richard Nockles

Surround Vision

Bradley Crooks

Bradley Crooks

BBC Worldwide

Johnathan Wagstaff

Jonathan Wagstaff

CONTEXT

Sarah Jones

Sarah Jones

Perspectives VR / Coventry University

Phil Stuart NEW Small

Phil Stuart

Preloaded

Drew Gardner

Drew Gardner

Gardner Creative

Doug North Cook

Doug North-Cook

DecoderVR & Chatham University

Trina Watt2

Trina Watt

Watt Knowledge

Anna Stoilova

Anna Stoilova

Dual Good Health

Dr Charles Nduka

Dr Charles Nduka

Emteq

Gunita Kulikovska

Gunita Kulikovska

Vividly

Sam Downie2

Sam Downie

Dsoundz Media

Ieva Stelingyte

Ieva Stelingyte

Experimental Foundation

Sam Huber

Samuel Huber

Advir

Maricarmen Gil Ortega

Dr MariCarmen Gil Ortega

UWE Bristol

Lucy Hayman

Lucy Hayman

Blueprint Partners

Matt Flanagan

Matt Flanagan

Back To Health Chiropractic Clinic

Carl Hibbert

Carl Hibbert

Futuresource Consulting

Samantha Kingston

Samantha Kingston

Virtual Umbrella

James Parker

James Parker

Ground Shatter

Thomas Bible2

Thomas Bible

Submersion Audio

Dave Elliot

Dave Elliott

Holovis

Steven Hancock

Steven Hancock

Melody VR

Scott Fletcher

Scott Fletcher

Play Nicely

James Valls

James Valls

Rebellion

Jon Hibbins

Jon Hibbins

Psytec Games

Amir Esmaeil Bozorgzadeh2

Amir-Esmaeil Bozorgzadeh

Virtuleap

Dr Isabel Van De Keere

Dr Isabel Van De Keere

Immersive Rehab

Tom Beardsmore

Tom Beardsmore

Coatsink

Ian hamilton

Ian Hamilton

Freelance

Vin Sumner

Vin Sumner

Clicks & Links

Dave Black

Dave Black

Mixed Immersion

Luke Noonan

Luke Noonan

RUST LTD.

Lucas Miller

Lucas Miller

RUST LTD.

Havard Christensen

Håvard Christensen

Agens AS

Ed Miller

Ed Miller

Scape AR

Pablo Coca

Pablo Coca

CTIC Technology Center

Will Freeman

Will Freeman

Host

kim majkut

Kim Majkut

Great Guns

Thomas Balouet

Thomas Balouet

LucidWeb

Rowland Manthorpe

Rowland Manthorpe

WIRED

Alastair Barrow

Alastair Barrow

Generic Robotics

Tom Gere

Thomas Gere

The Realities Centre

alyssia homepage

Alyssia Frankland

Breaking Fourth

Ben Curtis

Ben Curtis

Freelance

Andre Elijah

Andre Elijah

OPIATS

Fabien Benetou

Fabien Benetou

Freelance

Sam Watts NEW

Sam Watts

Make Real

Andrew Mulvenna

Andrew Mulvenna

Accelerated Digital Ventures

Jan Szczycinski

Jan Szczycinski

World of VR

Michal Wroblewski

Michal Wróblewski

Setapp

Marcin Pleta

Marcin Pleta

World of VR

Kevin Williams

Kevin Williams

KWP

Katie Goode

Katie Goode

Triangular Pixels

Antti Jaderholm

Antti Jäderholm

Vizor.io

Adam Robaszynski Janiec

Adam Robaszynski-Janiec

House of Fables

Lukas Roper

Lukas Roper

Good Sport Games

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

"One of the best run VR conferences in the world! Professional, impressive calibre of companies and speakers, great fun!"

Tom Carter - Ultrahaptics