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

Mark Christian, Deputy Director of Learning & Innovation, Pearsons

Tom Burton, Interactive & Technology Lead, BBC Studios

10.45 - 11.15am

Case Study: The future of VR in Sporting Entertainment


George Vaughan, Senior Product Manager, RFU

11.15 - 11.45am

Networking Break

11.45 - 12.15

Case Study: The art of Immersive Story Telling


Daniel Efergan Group Creative Director of Digital at Aardman Animations

12.15 - 12.45

Case Study: All Round Entertainment - the 360 broadcasting experience

Christopher Nundy, Innovation Manager, BBC

12.45 - 13.15

Case Study: Immersive Technologies & the Future of Education

Mark Christian, Deputy Director of Learning & Innovation, Pearsons

13.15 - 14.15

Lunch & Networking Break

14.15 - 15.00

Panel: An Immersive Enterprise - Opportunities & Challenges


Luke Robert Mason, Director of Virtual Futures


Jeremy Dalton, Tech Consultant, PWC

Tanya Laird, Founder & CEO, Digital Jam

Ryan Pamplin, VP, Partnerships at Meta

15.00 - 15.30

Real use Case Studies: Enterprise

Jeremy Dalton, Tech Consultant PWC

15.30 - 16.15

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

16.15 - 16.30

Chairperson Closing Summary