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Panelist Announcement- Barry Downes, Suir Ventures

As part of the conference this year we will be running a panel on funding opportunities for start-ups ( see also our stARtup page for opportunities for free demo space ). Among the leading players in the funding space here is Barry Downes.     Barry is the Managing Partner of the Suir Valley Ventures, which […]

Ireland to feature in US virtual reality experience

A virtual reality attraction is coming to Busch Gardens Williamsburg in spring of 2018, the park announced. Pass members in attendance helped announce the park’s plans during a card reveal that displayed a “Virtual Reality 2018” logo. The new attraction will be located in a virtual “Ireland” on the former site of Europe in America, […]

Construction sector takes to AR

As the construction industry in Ireland shakes off the impact of a crushing recession, the cranes have started to appear again on the horizon in large numbers. All over the downtown area there are several large scale projects under construction, from office and residential buildings in Silicon Docks area, to student accommodation blocks and the […]

Ireland steps up a gear in AR and VR

This week brought some very welcome news for those of us wishing to see more acceleration of the AR and VR ecosystem in Ireland, on two fronts. Firstly there was the official launch of Accenture’s The Dock bringing a promised 300 high level jobs in technology innovation. While the focus of the PR blurb was on […]

Mark Castle to discuss advertising on VR

As VR penetration increases, perhaps at a rate that some would wish were quicker, as night follows day so does the interest in how to monetise the eyeballs that will be directed at VR environments. Mark Castle will be joining us in Dublin to give his perspective on how advertising models can be adopted in a […]

AR education and brand opportunity

The opportunity for Augmented Reality to enhance the learning experience is one that is increasingly being recognized by educators The opportunity for Augmented Reality to enhance the learning experience is one that is increasingly being recognized by educators. And it’s a space that AR developers are keen to exploit. Recently in the UK, app developers […]

Orah tech offers strong live VR experience

We have to confess to having been blissfully unaware of the Orah 360 camera until very recently – our bad, as it really produces some terrific quality images. The team at Orah are investing in what any good marketer should do these days – create powerful content, and they’re positioning their camera very firmly as […]

Superbowl 50 Case-study added to agenda

We’re delighted to announce a late addition to our already amazing line-up of speakers. At 4.30pm delegates will get the chance to hear from Jermain Williams from award-winning Irish AR specialists vStream. A true digital native with a passion for all things digital, Jermain has over 20 years’ experience working in digital marketing. In that time, […]

Exhibitors to showcase new technology

This year’s ARVR Innovate conference will have a stellar line-up of speakers and panelists to discuss the impact of AR and VR across a wide variety of business verticals. In addition the Expo associated with the event will offer attendees the chance to try out lots of AR and VR experiences.