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Thursday, September 3, 2015

8:30AM – 9:30AM Registration, Morning Coffee on arrival
9:30AM – 9:45AM Introduction, ITA + Murcia + Govt
9:45AM – 10:30AM PANEL: The Latest Innovations in Immersive Tech

  • Jose Luis Navarro, CEO, InMediaStudio (MODERATOR)
  • Emmanuel Marquez, CTO, Starbreeze Studios
  • Jakob Johannson, CEO, Gleechi
  • Luis Castillo López, Founder & CEO, NeuroDigital
10:30AM – 11:00AM Dinosaur Island 2

  • Frank Vitz, Creative Director, Crytek
11:00AM – 11:45PM KEYNOTE: Sony Morpheus

  • Simon Benson, Director, Immersive Technology Group
  • Sony Computer Entertainment’s Worldwide Studios
11:45PM – 12:30PM Project Tango

  • Juan Barambones, CEO, Rectangular Studios
12:30PM – 2:00PM Lunch / Exhibit Access
2:00PM – 2:45PM PANEL: The Game is in Play!

  • MODERATOR: Dominic Eskofier, Marketing Coordinator, Rockstar Games
  • Jean-Edouard Fages, Game Designer, Agharta Studio
  • Philipp Maas, Developer, Sonar VR
  • Emmanuel Marquez, CTO, Starbreeze Studios
2:45PM – 3:15PM A Check Under the Hood

  • Richard Huddy, Chief Gaming Scientist, AMD
3:15PM – 3:45PM Building Emotional Worlds for VR

  • Josh Farkas, CEO, Cubicle Ninjas
3:45PM – 4:00PM BREAK
4:00PM – 4:30PM Case Study: The Assembly

  • Patrick O’Luanaigh, CEO, nDreams
4:30PM – 5:00PM How Immersive Tech Impacts our Health

  • Dr. Sonya Kim, CEO, One Caring Team
5:00PM – 6:00PM Futurists Panel

  • Neil Schneider, The ITA, MODERATOR
  • Myles McGovern, President, IM360
  • Simon Benson, Director, Immersive Technology Group, Sony
  • Frank Vitz, Creative Director, Crytek
  • James Golding, Lead Programmer, Epic Games
  • Richard Huddy, Chief Gaming Scientist, AMD
6:00PM – 10:00PM Evening cocktail reception

Friday, September 4, 2015

9:00AM – 9:30AM Morning Coffee on arrival
9:30AM – 10:15AM PANEL: Immersive Tech in Public Exhibition

  • MODERATOR: Neil Schneider, Executive Director, The ITA
  • Kevin Williams, CEO, KWP Limited
  • Jose Luis Navarro, CEO, InMediaStudio
  • Chuck Ian Gordon, CEO, Gordon’s Arcade
10:15AM – 10:45AM Being there: presence, perception and VR

  • Matthew McGinity, 2666 & LFKs
10:45AM – 11:15AM Tech Talk: VR Tools and Design

  • James Golding, Lead Programmer, Epic Games
11:15AM – 12:00PM Understanding the Technology of Immersive Video

  • Myles McGovern, President, IM360
  • Dr. Antonio Victor Garcia-Serrano, CEO, Zakato Interactive Imaging
  • Servaes Joordens, Co-Founder, Sphericam
12:00PM – 12:30PM Brands: Beyond Gaming in Virtual and Augmented Reality

  • Paul Gailey Alburquerque, Marketing Director, Droiders
12:30PM – 2:00PM Lunch / Exhibits
2:00PM – 2:30PM Vireio Perception

  • Simon Brown, Vireio
  • Grant Bagwell, Vireio
2:30PM – 3:00PM Tech Talk: Effective Stereoscopic 3D

  • Manuel R. Gutierrez Novelo, CEO, ImmersiON-VRelia
3:00PM – 3:30PM Tech Talk: A Practical Approach to Stereo 360º Video

  • Dr. Antonio Victor Garcia-Serrano, CEO, Zakato Interactive Imaging
3:30PM – 4:00PM Tech Talk: Insights in Cinematic VR

  • Chuck Ian Gordon, CEO, Gordon’s Arcade
4:00PM – 4:15PM BREAK
4:15PM – 4:45PM Merging Realities to Enter the Metaverse

  • Alexander Bolton, CEO, Nucleus VR
4:45PM – 5:15PM Revisiting Chernobyl in Virtual Reality

  • Kirill Pokutnyy, Author, Chornobyl360
5:15PM – 5:30PM Final Remarks
7:00PM – 10:00PM Public Exhibition