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The VR/AR Summit


Produced in collaboration with the XR Alliance and the VR AR Association, the VR/AR Summit stage will feature the entire value chain of solutions driving enterprise adoption of a new reality across Asia. Split across network development 360° and industry applications, this stage is a must visit for companies looking to understand how either VR or AR is being enabled by advanced networks or being applied into various industries.

Agenda - 3rd Oct, 10.30-13.30

10.30 Opening Remarks and Expert Analysis: Industry Growth to Date and Expectations for the Future

  • VR/AR/MR - Opening the Door to Commercialization and Profitability
  • How VR and AR Are Revolutionizing the World in Which We Live
  • Expert Analysis: Industry Growth and Expectations for the Future
  • Commercializing VR and AR: Where Do the Opportunities Lie?

Vanessa Radd, Founding Member, XR Alliance and President of Chapter, VR AR Association

Chris Gomez, Founding Member, XR Alliance and Vice President of Chapter, VR AR Association


10.50 How is AR Reinventing the Automotive Industry?

Augmented Reality has the potential to become the combining visual interface, which provides any relevant information to the automotive professional where needed, directly on the respective vehicle. The biggest challenge with AR in the automotive industry is the high amount of different vehicles and variances. In this presentation you will see AR solutions in the areas of diagnostic, repair, manufacturing, marketing all the way to sales.

Tobias Neffle Regional Product Manager, Bosch

11.10 New Opportunities for Creators, Storytellers, Retailers and Brands

  • VR gaming is taking off, but cinematic VR is still in nascent stages. How can we close this gap?
  • We will discuss what cutting edge technological methods cinematic VR can leverage to cross the barrier into mainstream content
  • How can these technological developments change the role of the viewer and improve user experience?
  • How does VR open up opportunities for creators, storytellers, retailers and brands?

Andrew Psarianos, Founder and CEO, Picture Perfect Productions

 

11.30 Panel Debate: VR vs AR vs MR: Which will Dominate?

  • Which VR and AR are likely to develop the most quickly and where should our attentions lie?
  • Key technology issues for future VR services – what still needs to be developed and what must the industry do to expand and flourish?
  • What are the steps which need to happen for VR and AR technology to become normality across the world
  • Will there be sufficient content to sustain manufacturer sales?
  • Forecasts for the success of VR and AR in the next 5 years

Moderator: Vanessa Radd, Founding Member, XR Alliance and President of Chapter, VR AR Association

Thomas Smart, Digital Lead, Lloyd’s Register

Theo Valich, Founder, VR World and Senior Advisor, VR First

Chris Gomez, Founding Member, XR Alliance and Vice President of Chapter, VR AR Association

12.00 How VR and AR can improve safety, training and productivity in the workplace?

Everyone knows we learn best while doing. Hence, using Virtual Reality (VR) is currently one of the most effective media to deliver more impactful workforce training, especially in the areas of safety training where replicating or reconstructing safety scenarios is practically and logistically impossible. This session will explore use cases of how several large organizations are leveraging VR and AR to enhance training efficiencies and productivity in the workplace.

Loh Mun Yew, Co-founder, ReVR Pte Ltd


12.20 Security and IP challenges in VR/AR

Moderator: Chris Gomez, Founding Member, XR Alliance and Vice President of Chapter, VR AR Association

Harish Pillay, Head, Community Architecture and Leadership, Red Hat

Steve Tan, Partner and Deputy Head, Technology, Media & Telecommunications, Rajah & Tann Singapore

 

12.50 End of VRAR Summit