Wednesday, 2 December 2020
10:00am   NZ XR Summit Opening
10:15am   Keynote: Tipatat Chennavasin (VR Fund)

11:00am   Gaming: Mel Langlotz (Geo AR Games), Jessica Manins (Beyond), Heide Lukosch (University of Canterbury)

OR*            Education/Training: Scott Cardwell (ImmerseMe.com), Drew McGuire (Capability Group), Tim Moss-Mason (Capability Group), Sakthi Ranganathan (JIX Reality)

OR*            Augmented Experience: Rob Hanks (Curiat Interactive), Kate Stevenson (DOTDOT), Sam Ramlu (Method Digital)

*Please select one.

12:00pm    Keynote: Lynette Wallworth (Artist/Filmmaker)
12:45pm    Lunch Break

1:30pm       Future of Work: Sam Kynman-Cole (topVIEW), Mel Harrington (AllTerra), Adam Berry (RemotelyHQ)

OR*             Indigenous XR: Amber Taylor (ARA Journeys),  Mairi Gunn (University of Auckland), Hēmi Whaanga (University of Waikato)

OR*             Content:  Jon Baxter (Perceptual Engineering), Ben O’Brien (Stretchsense), James Everett (NZXR)

*Please select one theme. 

2:30pm      Demos and afternoon break

3:30pm      Research: Stefanie Zollmann (University of Otago),  Taehyun Rhee (CMIC), Danielle Lottridge (University of Auckland)

OR*             Start-upsTip Piumsomboon (Blackbird Ventures),  Suranga Nanayakkara  (Kiwrious), Fiona Taimana (Kiwrious), Huidong Bai (EnvisageAR)

OR*             Future of Industry:  Husain Al-Badry (Datacom), Aliesha Staples (StaplesVR), Rob Lindeman (HIT Lab NZ)

*Please select one theme. 

4:30pm      Keynote: Alvin Graylin (HTC)
5:30pm      NZ XR Summit Closing