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VRX 2019 Announces Speakers from HTC Vive, Oculus, Snap & More

XR Intelligence, a Reuters Events company, has announced the full speaker line-up for the VRX Conference & Expo, taking place in San Francisco, Dec 12-13.

VRX 2019


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LONDON,  November 23, 2019 – Focused on filtering through the hype around VR, AR and immersive tech, the VRX Conference & Expo 2019 speaker line-up includes senior executives from HTC Vive, ExxonMobil, DreamWorks, Paramount Pictures, HP, Survios, Nestlé, Bayer Pharma USA and others.

Aiming to connect established technology leaders with those just embarking on their extended reality (XR) journey through high-quality content and networking, VRX 2019 will see over 80 speakers from across more than 10 industry verticals take to the stage. Through a unique blend of interactive sessions, case-studies, seminars and live demonstrations, the VRX agenda will explore how XR can bring value to brands and customers alike, engaging consumers through immersive and innovative experiences and discuss current challenges and solutions to the uptake of XR.

The agenda will cover both enterprise and consumer XR, including AEC, automotive, manufacturing, retail, healthcare, gaming, film, TV and beyond, with the underlying aim to go beyond the hype of XR to understand what are the keys to mass adoption and apply cross-industry knowledge to boost business productivity.

The full speaker list can be accessed on the VRX website. Among those confirmed to speak at VRX 2019 are Jae Lake (Lead VR Specialist, Expedia), Raj Pallapothu (mHealth Global Business Lead, Bayer Pharma US) and Shelley Peterson (Principal Investor – Augmented & Mixed Reality, Lockheed Martin), as well as:

  • Fern Nibauer-Cohen, Director, Patient Engagement and Business Development, Penn Medicine
  • Kyle Daughtry, Immersive Technology Design Lead, ExxonMobil
  • Joel Breton, President Sixense Studios, Sixense Enterprises Inc.
  • Anne Stephens, Global Vice President of Category Expansion, ABInBev

Access the full speaker list here

“Unquestionably the best conference of its kind I’ve been to. The quality of the presenters, depth of thinking, and real-world experience on hand was exceptional.” – Skip D’Amico, Global Manager, Digital Innovation, Cadillac.

Alongside the conference, the expo will feature the likes of Global Platinum Sponsors Sixense Enterprises, as well as HP, Enduvo and many other leading XR companies showcasing the latest in technological and content solutions to provide real business value. Tickets are still available at, and there are still some opportunities available for sponsors and exhibitors to get involved.


About VRX and XR Intelligence

XR Intelligence is the world’s leading network of senior level decision-makers in VR, AR and immersive tech, brought together at the annual events in San Francisco (December), London (April) and Boston (May). The company’s year-round dialogue with the industry’s biggest tech innovators and forward-thinking strategists, allows for the production of market-leading events, insights from industry thought leaders and game-changing business connections.

The VRX event series launched in 2015 and focuses on strategic business and tech opportunities as virtual and augmented/mixed reality take hold in enterprise and consumer entertainment.


Kathryn Bloxham

Events Director & Head of Innovation

XR Intelligence by Reuters Events

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