Jump Into VR Fest NYC - Day 1


Jump Into VR Festival kicks off this year on Sept 15-17 in New York City’s Lower East Side. The inaugural festival will highlight the latest developments in the VR/XR (virtual reality/extended reality) ecosystem through a series of workshops and presentations with industry experts and thought leaders, as well as cutting edge VR art showcases, experimental performances and VR parties!

PANEL DISCUSSIONS Friday Sept 15th, 1PM-4:15PM PT

1:00PM – 1:45PM - Spatial Sound & The Future of Music Moderator: Mourad Bennacer (Société Des Arts Technologiques) Panelists: Cody Yozipociv (SubPac), Robin Shore (Silvr), Albert Leusink (Tumble & Yaw)

1:50PM – 2:35PM - Survival Guide for VR Entrepreneurs & Creators Moderator: Alex Coulombe (Agile Lens) Panelists: Howard Olah Reiken (Preferred App), Dennis Adamo (SpaceoutVR), Ilya Polokhin (Hubneo)

2:40PM – 3:25PM - Beyond the Screen: Bridging the Physical & the Digital Moderator: Tyler Hopf (Iris VR) Panelists: Priam Givord, Debra Anderson (Datavized), David Gochfeld (HamletVR), Jon Yu (Mythologi.es)

3:30PM – 4:15PM - Investing in East Coast's Rising VR Industry Moderator: Daphné Lora (French Embassy, NY) Panelists: Dj Smith (The Glimpse Group, NYVR), Amelia Winger-Bearskin (IDEA New Rochelle), Alexander Haque (Retinad), Adaora Udoji (Media Executive)

We will be having a live Q&A in AltspaceVR after the Investing in East Coast's Rising VR Industry panel at 4:15PM, so get your questions ready!

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