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Washington Journalism and Media Conference (WJMC)

WASHINGTON JOURNALISM AND MEDIA CONFERENCE (WJMC)

July 19-24, 2020
George Mason University is the host of the Washington Journalism and Media Conference (WJMC) and each summer welcomes high school student leaders from all over the country as National Youth Correspondents. National Youth Correspondents join the Mason community which includes students and faculty fro...

International Conference on HCI in Games

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON HCI IN GAMES

July 19-24, 2020
The International Conference on HCI in Games intends to help, promote and encourage research in this field by providing a forum for interaction and exchanges among researchers, academics, and practitioners in the fields of HCI and games. It will focus on topics such as Serious games, Simulation game...

International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NEW INTERFACES FOR MUSICAL EXPRESSION

July 21-25, 2020
International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression gathers researchers and musicians from all over the world to share their knowledge and late-breaking work on new musical interface design. The theme of this conference edition is the Accessibility of Musical Expression, addressing the...

Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2020

GAME DEVELOPERS CONFERENCE (GDC) 2020

August 04-06, 2020
We have been continuously reviewing the best ways to serve the game development community over the past few months as the world has continued to adapt to developments. While we very much look forward to meeting again in person as soon as possible, we are moving forward with a plan to transform GDC S...

Texas Sport Entertainment Industry Conference

TEXAS SPORT ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY CONFERENCE

June 26-27, 2020
We are thrilled to announce the dates and details for the 2nd Annual Texas Sport Entertainment Industry Conference in June 2020 at AT&T Stadium. Take advantage of the chance to get inspired by industry scholars and professionals around the country. Register today to make sure your spot is reserv...

Digital Entertainment & Media Summit

DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT & MEDIA SUMMIT

June 17-20, 2020
Attend Digital Entertainment & Media Summit to learn how digital transformation and innovation impact the content, media and entertainment industries and explore the convergence among the contemporary entertainment sources - new content formats, VR, e-gambling, AI, gaming and e-sports. Hear the ...

Digital Media Tech Leadership Summit

DIGITAL MEDIA TECH LEADERSHIP SUMMIT

June 11-12, 2020
At Digital Media Tech Leadership Summit you will hear from and interact with industry experts on these technologies and discover how these innovations will impact their workflow, competitive position, security, video production and management models in ways that will make their companies more flexib...

VRTO 2020 Virtual Reality & Augmented Reality World Conference

VRTO 2020 VIRTUAL REALITY & AUGMENTED REALITY WORLD CONFERENCE

June 06-08, 2020
The critically-acclaimed VRTO World Conference invites media legends across time and geography and emerging developers alike to roll up their sleeves to take on the challenges of developing a new medium. A unique, international conference, exploring Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Artificial Int...

 

Webinars

JUL 11, 2020 | 11:30 AM
AUGMENTED REALITY & VIRTUAL REALITY TRANSFORMING MODERN ENTERPRISES
As per a report published by International Data Corporation (IDC), the total revenues in the Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) market are predicted to reach over USD 162 billion by 2020. AR and VR has become of paramount importance to take the business to the next level. Ente...
JUL 13, 2020 | 6:30 PM
SOCIAL MEDIA 101: STRATEGIES TO SET YOU UP FOR SOCIAL SUCCESS
This webinar is perfect for any one in charge of creating social media content for a business, new business owner, or new social media manager. Not recommended for anyone with over a year of social media under their belts, unless they want a refresher! We will review 9 Basic Social Media S...
JUL 13, 2020 | 10:00 AM
3D GAME DESIGN WITH UNITY
Are you ready to take your game design skills to another level? With Unity, an industry-grade design software, aspiring game designers will learn level editing, 3D modeling, impactful gameplay creation, as well as how to utilize scripts and variables. Student-created games will be availabl...
JUL 21, 2020 | 1:00 PM
NEXTTECH 2020 - AR/VR CHALLENGE
NEXTTECH 2020 is an initiative that connects innovative Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) with companies and Federal agencies looking for technology solutions. We’ve identified buyers who have a specific need or challenge to overcome and funding for the initiative. Decision-makers...
JUL 22, 2020 | 10:00 AM
BACK TO BASICS - RETHINK AND REBOOT SOCIAL MEDIA FOR YOUR BUSINESS
Learn how to effectively utilise social media to reach your customers more effectively with social media expert Liz Cable. Liz delivers training, coaching, teaching and consulting in social media strategy and online communities. Liz is the course leader for a Media and Marketing degree, a ...
JUL 24, 2020 | 7:30 PM
GAME DEVELOPMENT THROUGH PYGAME FOR KIDS AND TEENS
Today's young minds are occupied in playing games. For a change have you everthought what if your child can be creator of game instead of being a consumer ? Its possible through Pygame. Attend this FREE 1 hour webinar to understand basics of game development using Python and at the end...

OTT AFFLUENTS: THE NEW GOLDEN AGE OF VIDEO & CONTENT
The world of television is experiencing unprecedented disruption, change and growth with new platforms, channels and providers of video and content being introduced almost daily. Join Ipsos for a complimentary webinar featuring findings from our recent Affluent study exploring the many dim...
KEY TRENDS IN TODAY’S PAY TV LANDSCAPE
Get the latest on key trends in today’s pay TV environment with this in-depth free webinar featuring key insights from both State of Pay, TV & OTT 2019 and State of Viewing & Streaming 2019 reports. Register today for a webinar that covers: An in-depth look at a new viewer se...
POWERING BREAKTHROUGH TECHNOLOGIES WITH NVIDIA QUADRO RTX
In an increasingly competitive marketplace, manufacturing and design teams have to grapple with a number of challenges, such as time to market, cost reduction and unique product innovation. To meet these challenges, a range of new technologies are converging to change the way products are ...
PROTECTING IP RIGHTS IN THE SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRIES
Athletes, entertainers or media personalities often use IP rights to control the use of their image. Television, film studios and other content providers copyright their scripts; sports teams license their logos; individual athletes trademark their likeness and name. However, vigilant moni...
BEST PRACTICES IN ENTERPRISE TRAINING WITH AUGMENTED REALITY
As the world’s leading Augmented Reality (AR) device management solution for wearable technology, Augmate is hosting a webinar on how AR drastically improves training efficiency within large field service operations. Join the world’s largest telecommunications company, Verizon,...
MESA PRESENTS: AI AND THE FUTURE OF ENTERTAINMENT DATA
Understanding data and more importantly—making effective use of data—remains a difficult task within the Entertainment industry. There has been an explosion in sources of data and tools to gather it. But to actually use that data to drive the business, you need to apply new pat...

RESOURCES

We knew that Sony plans to develop interactive widgets for use in games to improve the PlayStation 5 experience. In order to play games on current consoles, you have to choose to play multiple games b...

The release will feature 5 sets of VR weapons and a launcher that will allow you to mix and match different Doom mods with ease. There’s support for smooth locomotion and teleport movement optio...

For online gamers, in-game purchases made to buy special swords, guns, or other add-ons to play their adventure, warfare, and other games are one-time, non-transferable investments that lock them into...

The virtual reality market has been hailed as the "next big thing" for decades, but VR has repeatedly disappointed consumers with mediocre hardware products and software experiences. But in ...

PlayStation 5 event date was previously postponed due to the intolerance and injustice that plagued the USA. While Sony lead the way, as a beacon of solidarity, several other companies followed. At th...

Do you get headaches or feel nauseous while using VR headsets? About 20% of people do. Even if VR headsets don’t cause you physical discomfort, you might feel that your virtual worlds seem flat....

It was just two weeks ago that it looked as if the COVID-19 pandemic would push AMC into bankruptcy, as forced theater closures shut off revenue to the world's biggest cinema operator. The company...

Ever since the Oculus Rift was first introduced, people have wanted a Mirror’s Edge VR game. Years later, Stride looks to deliver where EA hasn’t. The first footage for Stride, which debut...

No matter what VR headset you own, there are some great virtual reality fitness games at your disposal. However, the Oculus Rift’s stacked catalog and quality exclusives makes it a great option ...