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official_ita3d Only 10 tickets left for Annual Meeting at #GDC2015! Sponsored by @thekhronosgroup and @ImmersiONVRelia. Tickets at
official_ita3d "He and I made a habit each morning of watching #StarTrek together."RIP #MrSpock #LeonardNimoy
official_ita3d This just in! @AMD's Chief Gaming Scientist Richard Huddy is joining the panel at our Annual Meeting at #GDC2015!
official_ita3d RT @SethColaner: ITA is pushing for open VR standards. Join their annual meeting at GDC: @official_ita3d #ITA #VR
official_ita3d RT @NextVR_app: David Cole to speak @ ITA Annual Meeting and NextVR will have new demos @ #VRMixer Come see us at #GDC2015!
official_ita3d RT @thekhronosgroup: Immersive Technology Alliance annual meeting March 4 at SF Green Space, before #OpenCL session and #WebGL meetup http:…
official_ita3d RT @thekhronosgroup: Going to GDC? Be sure to stop in at our sessions offsite March 4 & 5 at SF Green Space #glNext
official_ita3d RT @Vrvana: The Khronos Group and the ITA: "Consumer-ready VR and AR will require many interoperating standards" #Vi
official_ita3d RT @ImmersiONVRelia: "There can only be one winner..." Congratulations to the entire ImmersiON-VRelia team! and thanks to all our... http:/…
official_ita3d ITA is a media sponsor for the #VRMIXER at #GDC2015...and it's already sold out! Awesome!
official_ita3d RT @NextVR_app: Attending #GDC2015? Come see David Cole speak @ ITA panel, "Where Will Immersive Tech be in 2 Years?" #VR
official_ita3d RT @alexchudesign: Attending #GDC2015? Interested in #VR? Come to my talk ITA talk, "The role of Space in VR" http:/…
official_ita3d Registration open for ITA meeting at #GDC. Speakers include @alexchudesign for #GearVR, @ImmersiONVRelia, @EA_DICE
official_ita3d RT @MTBS3D: Today we get VR Moonstruck with Robert Godwin, Space Curator of the @CASMuseum! #Space #NASA #3D #VR
official_ita3d RT @MTBS3D: Interview w/ our old friend @richard_laberge from @SENSIO3D about their service @3DGOAtHome! @NicRouthier #3D #3DGO! http://t.c…

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AMD's Richard Huddy Joining the ITA Panel Too!

We just got word that AMD's Chief Gaming Scientist Richard Huddy will be joining our already stellar panel at the 2015 Annual Meeting for The ITA.  This is exciting on so many levels.  A single meeting that features VR device makers, The Khronos Group, representation from two GPU makers, VR name it.  Space has grown limited.  Register in advance to ensure your spot.

More ITA Tickets, SIGGRAPH Festival in Toronto

ita3DlogoSMALLIf you tried to register for the upcoming ITA Annual Meeting and got wait-listed on Eventbrite, GOOD NEWS! We were able to rebalance the tickets and there is a bit more room capacity than originally anticipated. Get registered while you still can. You don't have to be an ITA member to access the public portion.

The Immersive Technology Alliance is also proud to be a media sponsor for the Toronto ACM SIGGRAPH's showing of the SIGGRAPH 2014 Computer Animation Festival for everyone who missed it in Vancouver. Roy Anthony will be hosting.  The alliance has special discount codes for ITA members.

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Registration Open For ITA Annual Meeting

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The Immersive Technology Alliance is proud to reveal our agenda for our annual meeting taking place March 4, 2015 at 9:00 AM PST at SF Green Space at EEFG in San Francisco, California – close to the Game Developers Conference (GDC) Moscone Center venue. This meeting is possible thanks to sponsorship from The Khronos Group and ImmersiON-VRelia. Refreshments will be served, so arrive about 10 minutes early!

Scheduled speakers for the public portion include:
  • Neil Trevett, President of The Khronos Group (Makers of OpenGL, WebGL, etc.)
  • Alex Chu, Interaction Designer at Samsung Research America (Gear VR)
  • Dr. Jon Peddie, Jon Peddie Research
  • Frank Vitz, Creative Director, Crytek (Formerly Creative Director of Frostbite team at DICE)
  • Ethan Schur, CMO, ImmersiON-VRelia
  • Bertrand Nepveu, CEO, VRvana
  • Colin Shin, EVP & Co-Founder, Siliconarts
  • David Cole, Co-Founder, NextVR
  • Josh Farkcas, CEO, Cubicle Ninjas (Private Portion)
  • Neil Schneider, Executive Director, The Immersive Technology Alliance
The meeting will discuss the alliance's progress, open standards, and the market's future according to several industry leaders. We are also proud to welcome Samsung as a guest speaker at the annual meeting. Samsung's Alexander Chu will deliver a 25-minute presentation on how space, environment, and perspective relate in VR, and how this interplay affected the design of Milk VR. This session will be non-technical in nature and could apply to various VR related disciplines and products.

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ITA Annual Meeting at GDC 2015

Game Developers Conference 2015
With thanks to sponsorship from The Khronos Group and other parties to be announced, The Immersive Technology Alliance is pleased to invite you to our next annual meeting scheduled for 9:00AM to 10:45AM PST, March 4, 2015 at the Game Developers Conference (off-site). The meeting will be comprised of two parts. The first part will be open to the general industry and media. The second part will be private and for members only. We are preparing guest speakers, and expect it to be an informative session. Full location details will be revealed closer to GDC.

The meeting will feature:

• Special guest and member presentations
• Progress of the alliance; where we're headed
• Open standards pertaining to content and technology makers
• and more!

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