"MecklerMedia's Virtual Reality Summit brings together a group of hand-picked thought leaders who represent the 'best of the best' from those who are creating today's and tomorrow's Virtual Reality in its myriad configurations and uses," said Sandra Kay Helsel, Ph.D, Virtual Reality Summit Chair, Editor of Inside 3D Printing Newsletter, and Strategic Communications Specialist.
"The program discussion will span the continuum of the business of VR—the investment and business development paradigms, platform technologies, software, applications, content development ecosystems, and markets," continued Helsel.
MecklerMedia's Virtual Reality Summit announced a keynote session by Mike Rothenberg, Founder & CEO, CIO of Rothenberg Ventures, a San Francisco-based venture capital firm focusing on investing in Seed+ stage startups and millennial founders. Rothenberg's keynote session takes place on October 21 from 11:00am – 11:45am.
Additional confirmed speakers for the Virtual Reality Summit include:
- Jared Baer, COO, 5DT
- Jarratt Carson, Executive Producer of Global Content, CMO, Greenfish Labs
- Carolina Cruz-Neria, Ph.D., Director of the Emerging Analytics Center, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
- Clifton Dawson, CEO, GreenLight VR
- Jeffrey Jacobson, Ph.D., Founder & President, EnterpriseVR
- Marc-O Lepage, COO & Co-Founder, Vrvana
- Jacquelyn Ford Morie, Founder and Chief Scientist, All These Worlds
- Tony Parisi, Founder, Third Eye
- Albert "Skip" Rizzo, Ph.D., Director of Medical VR Research, The USC Institute for Creative Technologies
- Daniel Surya, CEO, WIR Global
Virtual Reality Summit sessions take place on October 21, while VR exhibits remain open October 21-22.
Prices increase on September 30, so register before to save with early bird pricing. For more information and to register for the Virtual Reality Summit at Inside 3D Printing Santa Clara, visit inside3dprinting.com.
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The Virtual Reality Summit is an official 3D Print Week California event. 3D Print Week California takes place on October 19-23, 2015 at a variety of venues throughout San Francisco and Silicon Valley.
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