We explore the long term future of Immersive Technologies – Augmented & Virtual Reality. This one days conference will exam the continuity between devices and location and how to adopt these mixed realities to create Contextual & Ambient User Experiences. Our Immersive Tech conference is designed for Brands, Retailers, Creative Agencies, Technology Providers, Developers, Designers, Investors and Tech Savvy entrepreneurs.

Topics covered include:

Mixed Realities -Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Wearables, Consumer, Gaming, Enterprise


Session Details

9.50 - 10.00am

Chairperson Welcome

Steve Dann, CEO, Amplified Robot

10 - 10.45am

Keynote Panel: AR v's VR the live debate


Steve Dann, CEO, Amplified Robot


George Vaughan, Senior Product Manager, RFU

Joanna Webb – Head of Immersive Learning Design, Pearson

Tom Burton, Interactive & Technology Lead, BBC Studios

Josephine Munis, Marketing Director, CandyLab Inc

10.45 - 11.10am

Case Study: The future of VR in Sporting Entertainment


George Vaughan, Senior Product Manager, RFU

11.10 - 11.30am

Networking Break

11.30 - 11.50

Case Study: The art of Immersive Story Telling


Daniel Efergan Group Creative Director of Digital at Aardman Animations

11.50 - 12.15

With great opportunity comes great responsibility: Building integrity and ethics into Virtual Reality content

Catherine Allen, Independent VR producer & consultant, producer of Easter Rising: Voice of a Rebel for BBC

12.15 - 12.40

Case Study: Immersive Technologies & the Future of Education

Joanna Webb – Head of Immersive Learning Design, Pearson

12.40 - 13.00

Case Study: Octagon Studio

Stella Setyiadi, Chief Marketing Officer

Anita Yustisia, Head of 4D+ Department

13.00 - 14.00

Lunch & Networking Break

14.00 - 14.30

Afternoon Keynote: How The World Will See in 2020

We are on the verge of a paradigm shift from boxes on our desks and rectangles in our pockets to having a strip of glass over our eyes that projects a contextually relevant digitally layer on top of our whole world. At Meta, we are on a mission to rethink and dramatically change the way we interact with the digital world, our environments, and most importantly each other.


Ryan Pamplin, VP, Partnerships at Meta

14.30 - 15.15

Panel: An Immersive Enterprise - Opportunities & Challenges


Luke Robert Mason, Director of Virtual Futures


Jeremy Dalton, Innovation Consultant, PwC

Tanya Laird, Founder & CEO, Digital Jam

Ryan Pamplin, VP, Partnerships at Meta

15.15 - 15.30

Lunch & Networking Break

15.30 - 15.50

Real use Case Studies: Enterprise

Jeremy Dalton, Innovation Consultant PwC

15.50 - 16.30

Time Shifted Reality - 360° and 3D360° Content Opportunities & Challenges

  • Current Technology and Applications for Capturing, Publishing/Sharing, Viewing
  • Who is doing what in 360º Content?
  • Most interesting Genres for 360º Video Storytelling
  • Composing 360º stills – 360º Selfies and Groupies
  • Consumer Generated Content Capture, Socialising and Viewing?


Ken Blakeslee, WebMobility Ventures


Nick Byrne, Founder, VMI Studio

Anthony Karydis, Founder & CEO, Mativision

David Rabee, Marketing Manager EMEA, Matterport

16.30 - 16.45

Chairperson Closing Summary