Speaker Q&A: Arno Hartholt discusses the use of Virtual Humans and VR/AR for clinicians

Arno Hartholt is Director for R&D Integration at USC Institute for Creative Technologies and will be at VRDC 2017 to present his talk Immersive Medical Care with VR/AR and Virtual Humans, which will discuss how to apply VR/AR and other powerful capabilities to heal, inform, and teach in the medical domain. Here, Arno gives us some information about himself and his work.

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Don’t miss these brand experience sessions at VRDC Fall 2017!

VRDC Fall 2017 is coming up, and we’ve put together a series of schedules for attendees who might need a little inspiration trying to decide how to divide their time. With so many fantastic sessions to pick from, we understand that it can be hard to choose which ones to attend!

Our goal with these schedules is to provide a template attendees can look to as they structure their own agenda, one that highlights some talks that cater to specific interests.

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Speaker Q&A: Christina Heller discusses the potential of VR as a healthcare tool

Christina Heller is CEO/Co-Founder of VR Playhouse and will be at VRDC Fall 2017 to present the talk Digital Medicine: Creating Great VR Healtchare Content”.

The talk will discuss how leveraging the medium of VR can provide a unique opportunity for patients who experience physical pain and mental tumult of illnesses. Here, Heller gives us some information about herself and her work.

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Check out these must see healthcare sessions at VRDC Fall 2017!

VRDC Fall 2017 is coming up, and we’ve put together a series of schedules for attendees who might need a little inspiration trying to decide how to divide their time. With so many fantastic sessions to pick from, we understand that it can be hard to choose which ones to attend!

Our goal with these schedules is to provide a template attendees can look to as they structure their own agenda, one that highlights some talks that cater to specific interests.

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Learn how engineers are utilizing VR in their field at VRDC Fall 2017

Virtual Reality Developers Conference organizers are highlighting a series of VRDC Fall 2017 panels which discuss cases for applying VR/AR/MR to engineering a product, whether it be a machine, building or pharmaceutical drugs.

These sessions are part of the conference’s Innovation track of talks, which encompasses experts from around the world sharing insight into how virtual- and augmented-reality technologies have the power to positively influence nearly all aspects of our lives.

If you’re coming to VRDC Fall 2017, which is happening September 21-22 at a bigger, better venue in San Francisco, you’ll want to keep an eye on these panels!

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Come learn about streaming VR experiences at VRDC Fall 2017!

Virtual Reality Developers Conference organizers are highlighting a  VRDC Fall 2017 panel which will discuss learnings from two VR games: SUPERHOT VR and Surgeon Simulator: Experience Reality.

This sessions is part of the conference’s Games & Entertainment track of talks, which encompasses experts from around the world sharing insight into developing and designing for virtual- and augmented-reality technologies.

If you’re coming to VRDC Fall 2017, which is happening September 21-22 at a bigger, better venue in San Francisco, you won’t want to miss this panel!

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Speaker Q&A: Owlchemy Labs discuss lessons learned during ‘Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality’

Devin Reimer and Alex Schwartz (Chief Technology Owl and Chief Executive Owl, respectively) of Owlchemy Labs will be at VRDC Fall 2017 to present their talk ‘Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality’ Postmortem: VR Lessons *burrrp* Learned’, which will discuss failed prototype interactions, early development videos, interacting with characters in room-scale, and managing performance.

Here, Reimer and Schwartz give us some information about the studio and their work.

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I Expect You To Die has pulled in $1M in revenue across 3 VR platforms

Schell Games’ escape-the-room virtual reality title I Expect You To Die has now brought in over $1 million in revenue, just eight months after its initial launch in December 2016.

While I Expect You To Die got its start on Oculus Rift and, soon after, PlayStation VR, the $1 million milestone includes revenue gained from both its early platforms and its more recent HTC Vive launch.

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Learn how to design immersive, interactive environments at VRDC Fall 2017!

Virtual Reality Developers Conference organizers are highlighting a series of VRDC Fall 2017 panels which will discuss how to create immersive, convincing spaces in VR.

This sessions is part of the conference’s Games & Entertainment track of talks, which encompasses experts from around the world sharing insight into developing and designing for virtual- and augmented-reality technologies.

If you’re coming to VRDC Fall 2017, which is happening September 21-22 at a bigger, better venue in San Francisco, you won’t want to miss this panel!

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Sony drops PlayStation VR bundle price

Sony announced in a blog post that the existing PlayStation VR Worlds bundle, which includes the PSVR headset, PS Camera, two PlayStation Move motion controllers and PlayStation VR Worlds, will retail for $449.00 starting September 1st — a $50 price drop.

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