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VR Summit Salzburg 2017

FH Salzburg - 5.Oct'17
Fachhochschule Salzburg

Be part of it

VR Summit Salzburg 2017 follows the successful 2016's summit with even more insights in VR and AR technologies in the areas of Entertainment, Health, Tourism and, that's a first, Mobility. We invite all digital explorers to join in.
And for the first time, together with our partners, Salzburg University of Applied Sciences puts up a challenge and calls for your VR and AR project proposals.
Don't miss out and be part of it!

Keynote Speaker

Pascal Levensohn, Managing Director of Dolby Family Ventures and founder of Levensohn Venture Partners is the Keynote Speaker at the Virtual Reality Summit Salzburg 2017 and will offer insights into developments in Silicon Valley.

VR/AR Challenge

The VR/AR Challenge is responding to the recent explosion of commercial and research activities related to VR and AR. Salzburg University of Applied Sciences invites you to submit your project proposals for VR and AR projects in the fields of Entertainment, Health, Tourism and Mobility for the first Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Challenge. An international Jury will select a winner from each category that will be awarded with 5,000 euros at the VR Summit Salzburg 2017.

Panels

Our sponsors and different experts talk about the impact VR/AR has / will have for the industry, highlighting chances and barrieres in the areas of Entertainment, Health, Tourism and Mobility.

Innovation award

Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Challenge - Call for Submission

Join us and invent the future of reality.
Win 5,000 euros and be promoted by international VC experts and coaches in individual sessions. An international Jury will select a winner from each category.
The winners will be invited to present their idea at the VR Summit Salzburg 2017 at Salzburg University of Applied Sciences in Puch/Salzburg (Austria) on 5 October 2017.
Submissions can be handed in from now until 20 August 2017.

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Mobility
Mobility

We are looking for ideas, soultions and applications for training for drivers competence, augemented traffic security, virtual presence as a replacement for travel, business opportunities in mobility systems and drone flightbased security scenarios.

Health
Health

We are looking for ideas, soultions and applications for enhancing personal fitness and well being, mental training, prevention of dementia and ritalin supplant and others.

Tourism
Tourism

We are looking for ideas, solutions and applications to enhance customer experience and business processes in a tourism environment.

Entertainment
Entertainment

We are looking for ideas, solutions and applications in the fields of Gaming, Immersive Drama and future formats.

Program

Be sure to check in for updates!
09:00 AM
Pre-Opening Exhibitions & Registration
Audimax
10:00 AM
Welcome and Short Introduction Virtual Reality: Formats, Markets, Potential, Research Projects,
Technologies and Trends - VR Behind the Scenes,
Rector Gerhard Blechinger, Salzburg University of Applied Sciences (SUAS)
10:05 AM
Welcome Address
Walter Haas, CEO ITG (Innovationsservice für Salzburg - Innovation centre Salzburg
10:15 AM
Keynote Speech: "title"
Pascal Levensohn, Founder and Managing Partner of Levensohn Venture Partners and Managing Director of Dolby Family Ventures
11:00 AM
Speech 2: "title"
Nils Wollny, Audi AG, Head of Digital Business Strategy & Customer Experience
15-minutes break
11:30 AM
Speech 3: "title"
Ultrahaptics
12:00 PM
Industry Panel
- Thomas Soboll, Porsche Informatik (on behalf of Manfred Immitzer, CEO of Porsche Informatik) (confirmed)
- Leo Bauernberger, SalzburgerLand Tourismus Ges.m.b.H. (confirmed)
12:00 PM
- Dietmar Tanzer, President Sony DADC International (confirmed)
- Andreas Riegler, Apex Ventures, Digital Media (confirmed)

Moderation: Andreas Spechtler, Founder and CEO, Silicon Castles
13:00 PM
1-hour-lunch break
14:00 PM
VR/AR@SUAS: past success - future development
10 Min introduction: Joey Schinwald and Hilmar Linder
10 min MMT (Degree Programme MultiMediaTechnology) (via Hilmar)
10 min IMT(Degree Programme Innovation and Management in Tourism) (via Mario)
14:00 PM
10 min MMA (Degree Programme MultiMediaArt): Quanero (confirmed)
20 min Panel

Moderation: Joey Schinwald
15:00 PM
Speech 4: "title"
Melanie Cheng, KISKA
15:30 PM
Speech 5: "title" academic speech
Anton Fuhrmann, VRVIS
16:00 PM
Speech 6: "NavVis - Digital value creation indoors"
Marcus Bergsli, NavVis
16:30 PM
30-minutes breaks
17:00 PM
Pitch/presentation and award ceremony - Moderation: Peter Arp (tbc)
10 Min introduction: facts, evaluation process and criteria
20 Min Entertainment: presentation of the project, award ceremony (award, check) Jury + Gerhard
17:00 PM
20 Min Health: presentation of the project, award ceremony (award, check) Jury + Gerhard
20 Min Tourism: presentation of the project, award ceremony (award, check) Jury + Gerhard
20 Min Mobility: presentation of the project, award ceremony (award, check) Jury + Gerhard
18:30 PM
Get together and invitation to try out in different stations
18:30 PM
Invitation to exhibitions
different Demo and Research Showrooms: Foyer, HS 017, SE 019/018, PR 051, TV Studio
19:00 PM
Get-together in the Foyer

Venue Fachhochschule Salzburg

Salzburg University of Applied Sciences

Campus Urstein
Urstein Süd 1
A-5412 Puch/Salzburg
+43-(0)50-2211-0

Parking space available at Urstein Campus (requires payment of a fee)

Public Transportation:

S3 from Salzburg Main Station to Puch/Urstein. Salzburg University of Applied Sciences is only a 2 minutes walk away from the station.

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