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Future Realities Summit: Innovation and Transformation: Becoming a XR Game Developer

Dana Ware  (Creative Director, The VOID)

Location: Room 209, South Hall

Date: Tuesday, March 21

Time: 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Summits Pass

Topic: VR/AR

Format: Lecture

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: All

The way developers create and consume entertainment is shifting rapidly with the growing fields of virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality, artificial intelligence, location based entertainment, virtual production, hyper reality TV, immersive theater, robotics, the metaverse, and beyond.

This presentation invites those who are interested in pursuing a career in emerging technology an opportunity to see how their traditional game development skills can be utilized in non-traditional ways—covering specific examples of skills needed to set yourself apart in a quickly evolving field.


Attendees will leave with a greater understanding of how to apply their traditional game skills towards emerging technology and create the next evolution in entertainment. In addition, attendees will gain insight in how to stand out in the interview process.

Intended Audience

This is for anyone—including seasoned veterans and those starting off their careers—interested in gaining tools on how to enter the emerging fields of XR.