Real World VR

Real World VR, is Melbourne’s flagship VR/AR/MR event and presents a series of high-quality virtual, augmented & mixed reality events on a bi-monthly basis. Genres include VR filmmaking, VR/AR production, VR sound, music & education, VR animation, VR/AR MR the arts and VR gaming.

The events include a speakers forum, Q&A, panel, equipment demonstrations, VR showcase, live performance & networking. We facilitate engage, support, educate, influence, promote, connect and inspire audiences, enthusiasts, industry, developers, producers, filmmakers, animators and the VR/AR/MR community / industry.

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Real World VR, founded in March 2016, brings together some of the industries most respected speakers in their field. The audience attracts developers, start-ups, enthusiasts and commercial industry.

Find out about the current uses of virtual reality, augmented and mixed reality and commercial applications, connect and network with like-minded individuals.

We meet every second month on a Tuesday evening at Loop Project Space & Bar. The night includes a Q&A forum, virtual, augmented or mixed reality experiences using Google Cardboard & Samsung headsets in the front room and HTC Vive or Oculus Rift demos in the back room on large format screens. We often host live demonstrations.

The event is an opportunity for the audience to ask questions or experience VR / AR/ MR (Virtual Reality) and 360 video for themselves.

Each session will look at a specific industry and how VR can be applied to that industry in the commercial environment. The idea is to engage developers and commercial industry and grow the VR / AR / MR community. Sessions include: Film & Production, Music, The Arts, Gaming, Simulation Training & Education & more.

Event starts from 6.30 pm – 10:30 pm (Doors open at 6.00 pm)
Speakers from 6:30 pm – 8.30 pm (Forum, Q&A)
VR Demos from 8.30 pm (networking opportunities and VR demos).

Upcoming Events

Real World VR Arts Virtual, Augmented & Mixed Reality Session
Supported by Film Victoria, HTC Vive Pro and Kaiju Beer

Featuring talks, panel discussions, and VR demos, this month’s event explores the potential of these cutting-edge technologies across the arts including Google Tilt Brush immersive art, augmented reality art, animation, immersive film production and mixed reality.

We will be showcasing the HTC Vive Pro during our demo session and include an augmented Reality exhibition.

– HTC Vive Pro Demo sessions
– Augmented Reality Exhibition
– Speakers
– Panel Discussion on The arts and VR / AR / MR
– Educate yourself on Google Tilt Brush
– Virtual Reality Demos on Samsung Gear VR (The Arts)
– Networking
– Nibbles

6:00 pm Doors open
6:30 pm: Speakers + Q&A
7.00 pm: Panel Discussion + Q&A
8.00 pm: HTC Vive Pro Demos, Augmented Reality Exhibition.
Networking / Drinks / Demos / Music / Licenced Bar
10:30 pm: Close

Register Here

Loop Project Space & Bar
23 Meyers Place Melbourne (CBD)
Loop Project Space & Bar is a safe space and supports, not for profits, The arts, film, music and community. One of Melbourne’s most atmospheric and iconic venues with an exceptional menu, wine & cocktail list & a large range of craft beers.

We look forward to seeing you on the night.
Thank you.