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View, browse and sort the ever-growing list of XRDC 2019 sessions by topic and format. With XRDC 2019’s Session Scheduler, you can build your schedule in advance and access it during the show. Sessions do fill up, so please arrive early to sessions that you would like to attend. Adding a session to your schedule does not guarantee you a seat.

Monday | 10:00 am

'War Remains': Using LBE to Transport Audiences to WWI

Speakers: Taylor Williams (Flight School Studio), Mac Smith (Skywalker Sound)

Location: Game & Entertainment Stage

Topic: Entertainment

Format: Session

Integrating Home Shopping and AR for True Mass Market Impact: Houzz Case Study

Speaker: Sally Huang (Houzz)

Location: Healthcare & Enterprise Stage

Topic: Enterprise

Format: Session

The Reality of AR and VR: What's Working (and What Isn't) in 2019

Speaker: Tim Merel (Digi-Capital)

Location: Innovation Stage

Topic: Enterprise

Format: Session

Monday | 11:00 am

Case Study: Ubisoft's Escape Rooms

Speaker: Cyril Voiron (Ubisoft Blue Byte)

Location: Game & Entertainment Stage

Topic: Entertainment

Format: Session

Multi-Camera Recording Systems for XR (Presented by IO Industries)

Sponsor Speaker: Todd Seath (IO Industries)

Location: Partner Stage

Topic: Entertainment, Partners

Format: Sponsored Session

Patients, Families and Clinical Education: XR Simulation Development in a Pediatric Setting

Speakers: David Davis (Cincinnati Children’s Hospital), Bradley Cruse (Cincinnati Children’s Hospital)

Location: Healthcare & Enterprise Stage

Topic: Healthcare

Format: Session

The Creation of Childish Gambino's Pharos AR App

Speakers: Dan Miller (Unity Technologies), Miles Konstantin (Childish Gambino)

Location: Innovation Stage

Topic: Brand Experience

Format: Session

Monday | 1:00 pm

Bringing VR Experiences to Life with the Magic of Music

Speaker: Daniel Perry (Owlchemy Labs)

Location: Game & Entertainment Stage

Topic: Games

Format: Session

Developer Success Stories and the Latest Opportunities for Growth in Virtual Reality (Presented by VIVEPORT)

Sponsor Speakers: Rikard Steiber (HTC Vive), Swan van Reizen (Andromeda Entertainment, (Wellness Game Publisher)), Andrew Dayton (Steel Wool Studios), Masaru Ohnogi (Gumi America)

Location: Partner Stage

Topic: Games, Partners

Format: Sponsored Session

MRI Simulator: Using Biofeedback Loops to Reduce Anxiety in Children

Speaker: Vice (Packet39, Inc.)

Location: Healthcare & Enterprise Stage

Topic: Healthcare

Format: Session

VR Training Case Study: Hilton Hotels and SweetRush

Speakers: John-Carlos Lozano (SweetRush), Blaire Bhojwani (Hilton)

Location: Innovation Stage

Topic: Training

Format: Session

Monday | 2:00 pm

Branded Marker Based AR Experiences

Speaker: Peter Oberdorfer (TACTIC)

Location: Innovation Stage

Topic: Brand Experience

Format: Session

CANCELLED: VR Games for Better Vision

Speaker: James Blaha (Vivid Vision)

Topic: Healthcare

Format: Session

Designing and Operating a Free-Roam LBVR Experience: Lessons Learned

Speakers: Martin Tichota (DIVR), Jakub Kucera (DIVR)

Location: Game & Entertainment Stage

Topic: Entertainment

Format: Session

Online Safety in XR: Maintaining a Healthy Virtual Ecosystem (Presented by XR Association)

Sponsor Speakers: Elizabeth Hyman (XR Association), Carrie Valladares (Microsoft), Daniel Robbins (HTC), Lindsay Young (Oculus VR)

Location: Partner Stage

Topic: Safety, Partners

Format: Sponsored Session

Monday | 3:00 pm

AR Enables Critical Business Data Visualization and Value Creation for Heavy Industry

Speaker: Tim Wong (Finger Food Advanced Technology Group)

Location: Healthcare & Enterprise Stage

Topic: Enterprise

Format: Session

Designing Compelling AI Character Interactions in VR Using Body Language

Speaker: Vivian Tan (Beast, Inc.)

Location: Game & Entertainment Stage

Topic: Games

Format: Session

This Machine Has No Brain, Can It Borrow Yours?

Speaker: Omer Shapira (NVIDIA)

Location: Innovation Stage

Topic: Safety

Format: Session

Monday | 4:00 pm

AR Advertising and Commerce: What's Working?

Speaker: Mike Boland (ARtillery Intelligence)

Location: Innovation Stage

Topic: Brand Experience

Format: Session

Bringing VR into the Classroom: Beyond the Research

Speaker: Kimberly Hieftje (play4REAL Lab at Yale Center for Health & Learning Games)

Location: Healthcare & Enterprise Stage

Topic: Healthcare

Format: Session

High Risk, No Reward? Building an Immersive Entertainment Business

Speaker: Dave Ranyard (Dream Reality Interactive)

Location: Game & Entertainment Stage

Topic: Entertainment

Format: Session

Tuesday | 10:00 am

'Blood & Truth': Lessons Learned Making a VR Action Movie

Speaker: Stuart Whyte (PlayStation London Studio)

Location: Game & Entertainment Stage

Topic: Games

Format: Session

Augmenting Journalism by Hijacking a Dancing Hot Dog

Speakers: Robert Hernandez (USC Annenberg/JOVRNALISM), Marcelle Hopkins (The New York Times), Elite Truong (The Washington Post), Chaitanya Shah (Emblematic Group)

Location: Innovation Stage

Topic: Training

Format: Session

The Augmented Reality Forward Surgical Care Project

Speakers: Stephen DeLellis (Defense Medical Strategies), Jerry Heneghan (BioMojo, LLC)

Location: Healthcare & Enterprise Stage

Topic: Healthcare, Training

Format: Session

Tuesday | 11:00 am

Porting Your Title to Oculus Quest

Speaker: Alex Silkin (Survios, Inc.)

Location: Game & Entertainment Stage

Topic: Games

Format: Session

Taking Control in XR - The Invisible Interface (Presented by Finch Technologies)

Sponsor Speaker: Gary Yamamoto (Finch Technologies)

Location: Partner Stage

Topic: Brand Experience, Partners

Format: Sponsored Session

The Future of Augmented Reality for Beauty Consumers and Retailers

Speaker: Jennifer Tidy (ModiFace)

Location: Innovation Stage

Topic: Brand Experience

Format: Session

XR Development for Architecture

Speakers: Christopher Morse (SHoP Architects), Adam Chernick (SHoP Architects)

Location: Healthcare & Enterprise Stage

Topic: Enterprise

Format: Session

Tuesday | 1:00 pm

How Skanska Construction Used VR Training to Increase Worker Safety

Speakers: Tim McDonough (Unity Technologies), Filippos Arvanitakis (OutHere)

Location: Innovation Stage

Topic: Safety

Format: Session

The Future of Location-Based VR Has to Include Everyone

Speakers: Aaron Pulkka (Two Bit Circus), Charlie Fink (Forbes), Daisy Berns (Enklu), Anna Herbert (Riedeux)

Location: Game & Entertainment Stage

Topic: Entertainment

Format: Session

XR Adoption in Senior Care Training: Lessons for Success from Design to Deployment

Speakers: Thomas Leahy (Embodied Labs), Erin Washington (Embodied Labs)

Location: Healthcare & Enterprise Stage

Topic: Healthcare

Format: Session

Tuesday | 2:00 pm

A VR Tool for Interactive Pharmaceutical Design at the Nanoscale

Speakers: Mike O'Connor (University of Bristol), David Glowacki (University of Bristol)

Location: Healthcare & Enterprise Stage

Topic: Healthcare

Format: Session

Using AI to Create Interactive Digital Actors

Speaker: Kevin He (DeepMotion)

Location: Innovation Stage

Topic: Entertainment

Format: Session

Voice Changes Everything: Bringing the Natural Language Processing Revolution to VR

Speaker: Peter Akemann (Skydance Interactive)

Location: Game & Entertainment Stage

Topic: Games

Format: Session

Tuesday | 3:00 pm

Building Virtual Reality for Public Safety

Speakers: Jack Lewis (NIST), Sarah Hughes (NIST)

Location: Innovation Stage

Topic: Safety, Enterprise

Format: Session

CANCELLED: Biometric VR: Using Facial Expressions to Create Personalized Experiences

Speaker: Charles Nduka (Emteq)

Topic: Healthcare

Format: Session

Replicating Reality in the Virtual World to Improve the Physical World

Speakers: Bob Dyce (Elara Systems), Amy Hedrick (Cleanbox Technology), Joanna Popper (HP), Justin Barad (Osso VR)

Location: Healthcare & Enterprise Stage

Topic: Healthcare

Format: Session

Why Survios Builds New Tech for Every Title: 'Battlewake' Case Study

Speaker: Alex Silkin (Survios, Inc.)

Location: Game & Entertainment Stage

Topic: Games

Format: Session

Tuesday | 4:00 pm

Show Them the ROI: How AR is Transforming Decades Old Business Processes to Deliver Impressive Results

Speaker: Scott Montgomerie (Scope AR)

Location: Healthcare & Enterprise Stage

Topic: Enterprise

Format: Session

VR Demos: Do's and Don'ts for Making a Great First Impression

Speakers: Melissa Swanepoel (FarBridge, Inc.), Patrick Curry (FarBridge, Inc.)

Location: Game & Entertainment Stage

Topic: Entertainment

Format: Session