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XR experts and entrepreneurs explore new realities at ISE

Leading speakers have signed up to take part in the XR Summit at ISE 2018, guaranteeing attendees a unique insight into one of the fastest growing areas of new technology and solutions.

The XR Summit is a one-day B2B conference focused on the Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality (XR) industry. Taking place on 6 February it will explore the latest in XR technologies, business strategies and solutions, and how they impact and empower the AV business for both ISE ‘channel’ and end-user professionals.

Speakers include:
Taco Katelaar: Co-founder of DFRNT Media. Ketelaar held international management positions for 14 years at Endemol, including executive director at Endemol Interactive International and was responsible for interactivity around formats such as Big Brother.

Yitian Han: Co-founder and COO of Yuecheng Media, she witnessed and participated in the creation of Yue Cheng’s World’s first professional VR cinema.

Benjamin de Wit: Founder and Festival Director of VR Days, Europe’s leading creative professional VR/AR/MR event. He is the Chair of XR Summit ISE.

Jacob Loewenstein: Based in New York, he works in AR/VR business development and product strategy at Samsung Next, Samsung’s software and services innovation arm.

Marco de Miroz: Co-founder and a general partner of The Venture Reality Fund where he oversees the company’s investments in early-stage virtual, augmented and mixed reality start-ups.

Speakers include representatives from the following companies:
Holovis, VR Days, The Kremer Collection, IUAV, MatrixWorks, Samsung Next, Yuecheng Media, The VR Fund, DFRNT Media, Experimental Foundation, LiveLike VR, Barco and XR Basefund.

The XR Summit ISE will deliver an invaluable source of market intelligence and best practice case studies from some of the world’s leading XR experts and pioneers. XR Summit sessions will explore:
• New Business Models
• Advanced Enterprise Collaboration
• New Building
• The Phone is only the Beginning
• The Impact on Sports Entertainment
• Cultural Heritage
• The VR Business in China
• Enterprise 4.0
• The Impact on Video
• The State of the Industry

In addition to the conference ISE 2018 will again feature a dedicated area which will feature XR technologies and solutions. The XR Technology Zone will again be produced in conjunction with Holovis. Holovis is a world leader in sensory experience design in the entertainment, industrial, and retail sectors.

Holovis staff will be on hand throughout the show to ensure that attendees will not only be able to experience the features on offer but also get professional insight into how this type of technology is applicable to AV businesses. No pre-booking will be necessary.

The XR Technoloy zone will be featured in a dedicated area within the RAI exhibition centre, located in the Park Foyer at the entrance of Hall 8.

XR Summit takes place from 10:00 to 18:00 on 6 February 2018 in Room E102, RAI Amsterdam.
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