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Location: Room 2011, West Hall
Date: Thursday, March 21
Time: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core Pass, Summits Pass, Expo Pass, Audio Pass, Indie Games Summit Pass - Get your pass now!
Format: Sponsored Session
Vault Recording: Video
Audience Level: Intermediate
Mixed reality is changing the way we live, work and play, and has the potential to revolutionize all aspects of health and wellness. We are currently witnessing an exciting shift towards sports and fitness MR/VR applications, emerging as the second most popular use case on platforms like the Meta Quest. During this panel, developers will hear from industry leaders in virtual reality, FitXR co-founder & CEO, Sam Cole and James Senior, Head of Product, VR & AR Experiences at Meta, to discuss the dynamic opportunities unfolding in this growing sector, offering a unique perspective on what's next in MR, haptics, biotracking, and more within sports and fitness games.
This talk will inform and empower game developers by providing a forward-looking perspective on sports and fitness applications in VR. By attending this session, developers will gain a competitive edge, an understanding of the required skills for developing in this niche, and how to excel from a technical standpoint.
This presentation will be geared towards game developers looking to expand their skills beyond games. This discussion will provide a roadmap for transitioning into sports and fitness applications, whether as a new job or project, equipping developers with the skills needed to thrive in this dynamic field.