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Virtual and Augmented Reality takes Center Stage at Immersed Europe Conference


Murcia, Spain Event features educational presentations, demos, and business / career building opportunities.

Murcia, Spain (July 22, 2015) – Hosted by The Immersive Technology Alliance and the University of Murcia, Immersed Europe takes place September 3rd and 4th (Thursday, Friday). It features two days of sessions by global immersive technology experts, networking meals & reception, and a free exhibition for the general public.

Speakers include Richard Huddy, Chief Gaming Scientist for AMD, Patrick O’Luanaigh, CEO for nDreams, James Golding, Lead Programmer for Epic Games, Duncan Burbidge, Executive Producer for The Third Floor London, Emmanuel Marquez, CTO for Starbreeze Studios, Frank Vitz, Creative Director for Crytek, and more. Speakers added regularly.

“I’m thrilled to be involved with Immersed Europe. Bringing together so many thought leaders from the immersive tech sector in a European location is an enormously exciting prospect. I’m very much looking forward to speaking to so many of my peers in the burgeoning VR entertainment industry.” – Patrick O’Luanaigh, CEO, nDreams

“Immersed Europe fits in with our regional R&D strategy and will help boost high-tech employment and new innovative enterprises in our region and other parts of Europe,” said Javier Celdrán, Director of The Regional Development Agency of Murcia.

“Immersive tech is a global phenomena. Europe has to receive the same growth opportunities and exposure that is common elsewhere. We are making that happen by bringing the best to Murcia”, said Neil Schneider, Executive Director of The Immersive Technology Alliance.

Organizational partners include the International Game Developers Association (IGDA), The Independent Game Developers Association (TIGA), SIGGRAPH 2015, Region of Murcia, the Visual Effects Society, and several international media sites.

Topics include video games, immersive cinema, health sciences, business, and more. Attendees will interact with media, investment potential, world renowned expertise, and more to enhance their career, business, and skills in the immersive space.

Limited Early Bird tickets are 249 € each, and partner discount programs are available. Promotions end soon! Bargain exhibition options are available for qualified early start-ups. All qualified conference registrants get a free year of Immersed Access ($200 USD value). Immersed Access is a private online community for shared learning and collaboration amongst immersive tech professionals.

Murcia, Spain is a fun, vacation city with gorgeous beaches just 30 minutes away. Flights from other parts of Europe can be less than 100 € per way, and while supplies last, local four star hotel arrangements are just 60 € per night including breakfast (plus tax). Language translation services will be made available, and conference meals are included.

The free exhibition will be open to the general public on Friday evening. Register for free online and in advance. Additional speakers, sponsors, and strategic partners are welcome.

About the Immersive Technology Alliance (The ITA)

Immersed Europe is organized by The ITA. Non-profit and non-proprietary, The ITA is the official voice and industry body for technologies like augmented and virtual reality, stereoscopic 3D, gesture technology, and more.

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