2023 Agenda


#ARVRINNOVATE is our hashtag

9.00 am – Welcome Address: Alex Gibson, Head of Digital Marketing, TU Dublin & Conference Founder

9.05 am- Niall O’Driscoll, vStream Health, Ireland. ‘Reducing Pain Through Intelligent Immersion’ : The Journey of Shine VR from Wellness to Therapeutic and the Power to Transform Lives.

9.50amEric Chevallet, BearingPoint, France, ‘Scaling up your VR initiative: overcoming the short-term mindset’.

10.20amMalcolm Spencer, MagicLeap, UK. ‘Magic Leap 2 – The Most Immersive Augmented Reality Device’.

10.40 am Alex Cook, Proto,   and Cai Gwinnutt, CTO of Tramshed Tech speaking about the Welsh Immersive ecosystem.

11.00am – Coffee Break and Networking sponsored by Return2Sender

11.20 am – Filippios Kristi Arvanitis, Creative Director and Co-founder, Out Here, Sweden.

11.40amNeil Curran,VRAI, Ireland. ‘ARVR as an enabler for evidence-based training’.

12.00pm – Aileen Carville, Asset Haus, Ireland, The AR ‘fit model’ hologram and the filtration of AR in the fashion industry across digital products, styling, retail, OOH and consumers.

12.20pm  Ferry Piekart, Writer and Museum Storyteller, Netherlands AR in 2010: driving a carriage without a horse

12.45pm – Aaron Jay, Emagine, “2 Shots, 40 Million Dead. Storytelling in VR in Bosnia”

1.00pm – Lunch Break and Networking: while coffee breaks are complimentary note lunch is not included in ticket price but a number of food outlet options will be available including a food/drink concession outside Hall 3.

1.45pmJames Watson, The Glimpse Group, UK, Metaverse mania is calming down, but is it leaving behind unrealistically high expectations of what the future holds?

2.00pm – AI and Immersive Tech Panel, curated by Sure Valley Ventures, Panelists: John Frizelle, Sure Valley Ventures ( moderator )  David Owens, Everyangle, , Jack Morrow, Retinize, Adele Keane, Imvizar, Ben Reid, MXX

2.45pmAREA Enterprise in AR Panel Discussion Chaired by Mark Sage, Executive Director, Augmented Reality Enterprise Alliance.

Adnan Cosic, ViewAR , Elaine Gaughran, Intel Chris Leigh, Vertical Realities Gareth Morgan, Microsoft

3.30pm – Coffee Break and Networking in Expo Area

3.45pmBrenda Mannion, Mersus, Embracing Diversity and Inclusion in the Immersive Industry: Unlocking the Power of Multiple Perspectives.

4.05pmMichael Guerin, Imvizar, Case-studies in using immersive technology in heritage and tourism

4.25pm    Closing Panel Discussion – ‘Looking forward – what’s next for the industry’? in association with Eirmersive – The Voice of the Immersive Sector in Ireland  

Panelists –  Camille Donegan, Eirmersive, Johnny Cosgrove, Eirmersive, Sean Burns, 4E.ie, Jessica Fuller, Western Development Commission, Eric Chevallet, BearingPoint

5.15pm BearingPoint are happy to sponsor Post-conference drinks in Paddy Cullen’s bar, Ballsbridge which is directly opposite the RDS Concert Hall on Merrion Road.

* The above agenda is correct at time of publication but may be subject to minor modification/additions in advance of the event.

Panel Discussions in Hall 6

Vertical Sector Panel Discussions will take place in adjacent Hall 6, and will run in parallel to the sessions in the Main Hall — exact running order of these panels will be confirmed closer to conference date.

The following panels are confirmed for the day:

10.20 am Training Panel, in association with VRAI

11.20am Culture/Tourism Heritage Panel

12 noon – Health Panel, in association with vStream Health

2.00pm Marketing Panel, in association with Marketing Institute of Ireland

2.45pm – Education Panel

ARVR Innovate 2020 Agenda


Main Stage 

Our main stage features talks and panels from some of the top minds and influencers in AR and VR today.

Panels Room

Here we host a series of vertical sector panels in areas such as Training, Healthcare, Education, Marketing and Tourism, Heritage and Culture.

Expo Hall

Our 25 + expo booths showcase AR and VR applications in verticals such as  Engineering, Education, Software, Marketing and  Training.

This conference is attended by leading companies seeking to deploy immersive technologies in their organisations….join them on May 26th.

30+ Speakers

300+ Attendees

15+ Nationalities