realiti.express - First Baltic XR Conference

Friday 18. October at 10:00 - Saturday 19. October at 23:00

House 10 • Rataskaevu 10, 10123 Tallinn, Harjumaa, Estonia

realiti.express is the must-attend flagship event for a deep dive into the XR scene of the Baltic Sea region. Over two days, the conference will bring together XR-related business owners and developers in the fields of education, policy making, business applications, tourism, investing and gaming.

Notable Features:

  • Measurable insights into regional XR markets and investment opportunities;
  • Networking with XR companies from the Baltics and Scandinavia;
  • Hands-on workshops and project hacks;
  • Deep-dive sessions on XR verticals (gaming, education, etc.);
  • Immersive tours of medieval Tallinn and its nightlife

Book your EARLY BIRD TICKET (UNTIL 20.06) now for a jam-packed day of presentations, discussions and demos, followed by a day of hands-on workshops, topped off by the all-night gaming marathon, MängudeÖÖ (https://www.mangudeoo.ee/en).

We'll deep dive into:

1) XR Gaming and Entertainment: Shaping the Future of Interactive Experiences

Explore the transformative impact of XR technologies on gaming and entertainment. This session will delve into the latest advancements in VR, AR, and MR gaming, showcasing groundbreaking games and immersive experiences. Attendees will have the opportunity to experience demos, participate in interactive panels, and network with key innovators in the field.

Key Topics:

  • Case studies from different Game Studios
  • Immersive storytelling and user engagement
  • Live demos and hands-on experiences

2) Virtual Worlds: Building and Navigating Digital Realities

Dive into the creation and evolution of virtual worlds. This session will explore the technological, social, and economic aspects of building digital environments. Learn about the challenges and opportunities in maintaining persistent virtual environments and the future of the metaverse.

Key Topics:

  • Companies providing tools and platforms for creating virtual worlds
  • Social dynamics and community building in virtual spaces
  • Future trends in the metaverse

3) XR Education and Training: Transforming Learning Experiences

Examine how XR technologies are revolutionizing education and professional training. This session will cover the application of VR, AR, and MR in various educational contexts, from higher education to corporate training programs. Discussions will also address the challenges of implementing XR in educational settings and strategies for overcoming these hurdles.

Key Topics:

  • Case studies of XR in education and training
  • Pedagogical benefits and challenges of immersive learning
  • Designing effective XR educational content

4) National Metaverse Strategy/Policy: Shaping the Future of Digital Societies

Examine the strategic approaches and policy frameworks being developed by governments to guide the growth and regulation of the metaverse. This session will cover national initiatives aimed at fostering innovation, ensuring security, and promoting ethical standards in virtual environments.

Key Topics:

  • Government initiatives and regulatory frameworks
  • Public-private partnerships in metaverse development
  • Future policy directions and international cooperation

5) Spatial Planning: Innovating Architecture and Digital Twins

Discover the impact of XR on spatial planning, architecture, and urban design. This session will explore how XR technologies are being used to create digital twins of physical spaces, enhancing the design and planning processes. Learn about the benefits of XR in improving collaboration, reducing costs, and increasing efficiency in spatial planning.

Key Topics:

  • Case studies in urban development and construction
  • Digital twins and their applications in architecture
  • Enhancing design visualization with XR

5) Panel discussion. Teaching XR: Preparing the Next Generation of Innovators

Focus on the educational initiatives aimed at teaching XR technologies and skills. This session will highlight programs and curricula designed to prepare students and professionals for careers in XR. Attendees will gain insights into how to develop and deliver XR education programs that meet the needs of a rapidly evolving industry.

Key Topics:

  • Curriculum development for XR education
  • Essential skills and competencies in XR
  • Industry-academia collaborations
  • Future directions in XR education and workforce development

The full program in detail will be announced soon.

realiti.express is created by Estonian Virtual and Augmented Reality Association (EEVR).

House 10 • Rataskaevu 10, 10123 Tallinn, Harjumaa, Estonia

Google Map of Rataskaevu 10, 10123 Tallinn, Harjumaa, Estonia

Eva Roosaar

eva@eevr.ee