Google’s Carpenter to Discuss WebVR at VRS

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Google is working to add fully immersive browsing capability to Chrome, allowing users to browse any part of the web in VR, not just those sites that are specially built for VR. RoadToVR’s Editor-in-Chief, Ben Lang (a VRS 2016 Speaker), wrote in a June 2016 article, “Today you’d have to take your headset on and off as you go from a … Read More

VRS Attendees to Get First Look of New Report

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VRS attendees will receive early look at the 2016 Virtual Reality Industry Report, which is scheduled to be published in early November. Published twice per year by Greenlight Insights, the 150-page report covers news, economics, insights on the virtual reality industry. Since June 2015, Greenlight has published the Industry Report with the editorial contributions of the industry’s leading media publishers. … Read More

Visby CEO to Talk Disruptive Force of Lightfield Cameras at VRS

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Looking ahead to Virtual Reality Strategy Conference 2016 on November 1-2 in San Francisco, top industry leaders representing some of the most innovative imaging companies will be present, including Lytro, Nokia, and Visby, a new company offering photorealistic 3D object rendering from every possible angle. Conference analyst, Alexis Macklin, asked Ryan Damm, CEO of Visby, to talk about lightfield cameras, … Read More

From Big Box Retail to the Big Sports: STRIVR CEO to Talk Training Workforces with VR

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STRIVR, a virtual reality solutions company that uses VR to train athletes and improve human performance in the workplace, has an approach that capitalizes on the oft-unacknowledged mental workout of football: memorizing plays and practicing them in perpetuity until they stick. Where practicing plays on the field or in a classroom setting becomes physically and mentally exhausting, as well as time consuming, … Read More

Pre-Conference Session to Discuss Diversity & Inclusion

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As VR/AR continues to grow, there is going to be a greater demand for content – both in terms of breadth and quality. To what extent is it important to make sure that diversity/inclusion are reflected in the process of content development? Leshawnda Larkin, Senior Marketing Consultant at Samsung, will moderate a lively pre-conference discussion Discovering A New World: The Color of Virtual Reality with: Clifton Dawson, CEO, Greenlight … Read More