Select Criteria: Tracks = Virtual Reality

Tuesday, June 29, 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

  • Room: Westgate Hotel, Pavilion 9
Oculus Quest 2 was VR’s iPhone moment. A cheap, easy, portable VR system with great, curated content. And the market responded. With VR now finally taking off in the home, what do operators need to do to stay ahead of the market? Bob Cooney will deliver an overview of the VR market, why VR makes more sense than ever, and explain exactly what you should consider when mapping out your VR strategy....
Speaker(s)
Keynote
Bob Cooney
Speaker, Writer, Mentor
Track(s)
  • Seminars

Tuesday, June 29, 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

  • Room: Westgate Hotel, Pavilion 9
What happens when you launch a new VR game into the teeth of a global pandemic? How do you observe, test, iterate, learn, and improve to take a game from good to great when locations are shuttered? This session will take you behind the scenes of the development, release, and improvement of Vader Immortal: Lightsaber Dojo, the world’s first Star Wars VR arcade game. Presented by Lightsaber Dojo...
Speaker(s)
General Speaker
Sean Griffin
CEO
Nomadic
Track(s)
  • Seminars

Tuesday, June 29, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Room: Westgate Hotel, Pavilion 9
VR Arcades started with enthusiasts renting consumer equipment by the minute or hour. Hear from the leading minds in the industry how experienced developers and operators are creating destination attractions and innovative experiences people cannot replicate at home. Presented by Springboard VR...
Speaker(s)
Moderator
Bryan Severance
FALLOUT ZONES LLC
FALLOUT ZONES LLC
Panelist
Chuck Taylor
Main Event
Panelist
Hunter Lane
Resolution Games
Panelist
Sean Griffin
CEO
Nomadic
Panelist
Tommy Goodkin
VR World NYC
Track(s)
  • Seminars

Tuesday, June 29, 1:30 PM - 1:45 PM

  • Room: Westgate Hotel, Pavilion 9
Adventure used to require risking life and limb. Now virtual reality enables anyone to push their limits, face their fears, and challenge their beliefs. Matt Wells, former paratrooper and founder of an expedition company, shares his real and virtual first ascents – culminating in a blueprint for venues to offer the next generation of immersion and experience for customers craving transformational experiences. Presented by Paradrop VR...
Speaker(s)
Keynote
Matt Wells
Co-Founder & CEO
Frontgrid
Track(s)
  • Seminars

Tuesday, June 29, 1:45 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Room: Westgate Hotel, Pavilion 9
Virtual reality enables people to step beyond that they think is possible in “the real world.” Offering these transformational experiences is a sure path to increased attendance and profits. Learn how to push the envelope on ticket prices from the developers adding motion and environmental effects that stimulate all the senses to take customers beyond virtual reality. Presented by Paradrop VR...
Speaker(s)
Moderator
Gregg Katano
SVP, U.S. Operations / Partner
HOLOGATE
Panelist
Dana Ware
Creative Director
Dark Slope Studios
Panelist
James Jensen
JUMP!
Panelist
Matt Wells
Co-Founder & CEO
Frontgrid
Panelist
Michael Bridgman
Co-founder
MajorMega
Track(s)
  • Seminars

Tuesday, June 29, 2:45 PM - 3:05 PM

  • Room: Westgate Hotel, Pavilion 9
What's the secret to driving demand, and generating leads and revenue online? What's a digital transformation, and why do some companies succeed while others fail? Bestselling author, and longtime amusement industry marketing expert Eric Schwartzman will unpack some simple strategies from his latest book, that you can use to drive awareness and sales of your VR products....
Speaker(s)
Keynote
Eric Schwartzman
Author
The Digital Pivot
Track(s)
  • Seminars

Tuesday, June 29, 3:05 PM - 3:45 PM

  • Room: Westgate Hotel, Pavilion 9
Learn how to increase sales through unique marketing tactics you can start immediately. Innovative operators and marketing consultants will share their go-to strategies to help you drive awareness, higher ticket sales, groups sales, and more....
Speaker(s)
Moderator
Eric Schwartzman
Author
The Digital Pivot
Panelist
Brad Mark
COO
Pole Position Raceway
Panelist
Eric Keosky-Smith
Chief Growth Officer
Hownd
Track(s)
  • Seminars