2015 Socal Virtual Reality Conference and Expo

SoCal VR is a collection of content creators, developers, film makers, journalists, audio professionals, engineers, artists, and creative people every where in between. The event promises exciting VR content brought in from all over of Southern California and beyond, and is expected to be filled with demos, panels, and giveaways.

Those who buy VIP tickets will get access to the demo floor 2 hours early and can sit in on the VIP panel at noon.

One room of the event (Room 1: The Cove) will be streamed live into virtual reality courtesy of VRlive and janusVR, free entry will be via a custom ‘special events’ door in the main lobby of janusVR.

The jam packed line up of panels is as follows:

Room 1: The Cove – 360 broadcast by VRLive

  1. Opening Remarks
  2. VIP Keynote by David Knight – Taking You Inside a Space Shuttle: The EndeaVR Project
  3. VIP Panel: Bringing VR to the Mainstream – moderated by Jonnie Ross
  4. Immersive Gaming Experiences – moderated by Dave Taylor
  5. The Future of Journalism – moderated by Matthew Terndrup
  6. VR for Themeparks, Arcades, Carnivals, and Zoos
  7. The Art of Presence: Storytelling in VR – moderated by Duncan Trussell

Room 2: The ROC – recorded in 360 by Vrideo

  1. Portals into the Metaverse: Connecting Live-Action to Virtual Environments
  2. Building Virtual Worlds
  3. Reaching Mass Markets through Adult Entertainment – moderated by Cris Miranda

Date: July 12th, 2015

Time: 1pm – 7pm PST

Where: Institute for Innovation, University of California Irvine – 5141 California Ave, Irvine, CA