SFVR #10

August 18, 2015. 6 PM. Mighty Night Club. Downtown SF. 

GET A TICKET TO SFVR #10

SFVR #9 was huge, but for our 10th official event it's time to go even bigger. SFVR #10 will be located at Mighty, one of San Francisco's largest nightclubs with capacity for over 400 virtual reality developers, entrepreneurs, and enthusiasts.

Try the latest VR technology, learn from pioneers in the field, and meet your fellow VR community in a casual, friendly atmosphere.

Cash bar and free catering will be provided.

Speakers

Jaunt - Jaunt will discuss a general history / overview of the evolution of traditional film as it pertains to VR filmmaking. Additionally, they will discuss how Jaunt’s new NEO camera empowers content creators. Speaker: Daniel Burwen.

VirZOOM Inc. - VirZOOM sensors turn your own bicycle or stationary bicycle into a customized VR game machine.

Demos

VirZOOM Inc. - VirZOOM creates thrilling VR experiences powered by you. VirZOOM sensors turn your own bicycle or stationary bicycle into a customized VR game machine. Wireless velocity sensors measure your pedaling speed and steering and put your fingers on game play buttons.

LucidCam - LucidCam is a stereoscopic 3D camera which captures the world as you see and hear it. 180° wide-angle lenses enable an active view, and spacial audio enhances the experience.

DODOcase - This do-it-yourself toolkit will allow you to build your own cardboard headset in a matter of minutes so you can experience the immersive, fun and exciting world of VR.

Meta - The Meta 1 Developer Kit brings superhero tech to life. Experience a room full of interactive 3D holograms.

Leap Motion - Our technology senses how you naturally move your hands, so you can reach into the world beyond the screen – in virtual reality, augmented reality, Mac or PC.

Lili Qiu, University of Texas, Austin - We have developed a system, called Champion Air Tracker (CAT). A unique advantage of our scheme is that it achieves high tracking accuracy using the existing hardware already available in the mobile devices (e.g., smart phones and smart watches) and equipment to be controlled (e.g., smart TVs or smart glasses). Our evaluation and user study demonstrate that our system achieves high tracking accuracy (e.g., median error of around 1 cm) and ease of use.

SpaceVR - We are sending a 360-degree camera to the International Space Station (ISS) to collect footage that anyone can experience using virtual reality headsets. With SpaceVR, now anyone can be an astronaut!

Greenlight VR - Greeenlight VR contains more than 1,000,000 fully verified data points on Virtual Reality professionals, projects and companies. Our customers use our data and insights to discover developer talent, keep an eye on industry trends, do competitive research and find potential clients.

RalphVR - DayDream Blue is our first project, and won Gold in the Oculus Mobile VR Jam.

Virtual Reality Discussion Groups - Micah Blumberg - Micah is SFVR’s new Facebook Lead and also runs two of the most popular VR Facebook groups in the world. Additionally, he is an aspiring 360 filmmaker. Come meet the latest member of the SFVR team!

 

GET A TICKET TO SFVR #10

ABOUT US

We host two speakers per event so there is plenty of time to try demos and meet each other. You'll learn about the latest VR tech and also experience the newest hardware and software. The Bay Area is home to many of the original pioneers of VR as well as the new trailblazers. There is no better place to meet your fellow enthusiasts, artists, and developers. Past speakers and demos include Oculus, Sixense, zSpace, Mozilla, Leap Motion, Faceshift, Worldviz, MTBS3D, CastAR, Virtuix, Tactical Haptics, Condition One, and more.

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GDC VR Mixer: Joint event with SVVR - March 5, 2015

SVVR and SFVR invite you to the second-annual GDC VR Mixer on Thursday, March 5 from 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM in downtown San Francisco. This time, we’ve booked a 20,000 sq. ft. venue to showcase the newest virtual reality technology while making sure you have plenty of space to socialize. Best of all, it’s only two blocks from GDC. 

The VR Mixer has emerged as the largest vendor-neutral VR gathering during GDC. Our goal is to create an unforgettable night of VR fun that results in lasting friendships and business connections. To do that, we’re providing free catering and a full cash bar. Also, there will be live music performances of [NUREN] The New Renaissance, the VR Music experience by Jake Kaufman & Jessie Seely, and from Danimal Cannon (Proton Pulse).

SFVR #9 - May 30, 2015

SFVR is proud to announce our next event is a Project Tango Hackathon & VR Expo. During the day, Bay Area developers will compete to win free Google Project Tango devices in a fun and fast-paced VR hackathon. In the evening, a massive VR Expo will open to the public. Attendees will get to try the latest virtual reality technology and also judge the hackathon winners. You’ll be able to try Project Tango combined with Durovis DIVE, an exciting new VR hardware platform. SFVR #9’s location will be at Adobe’s headquarters in downtown San Francisco. Google will be providing free catering for the event. Join us for a day of cutting-edge software development and a night of unforgettable VR demos and celebration. See you there!

 

SFVR #10 - August 18, 2015

SFVR #9 was huge, but for our 10th official event it's time to go even bigger. SFVR #10 will be located at Mighty, one of San Francisco's largest nightclubs with capacity for over 400 virtual reality developers, entrepreneurs, and enthusiasts.

 

Try the latest VR technology, learn from pioneers in the field, and meet your fellow VR community in a casual, friendly atmosphere.

 

Cash bar and free catering will be provided.