WELCOME TO THE NEW ZEALAND CHAPTER OF THE GLOBAL ASSOCIATION FOR VR AND AR

WHY JOIN VRARA NEW ZEALAND

As the voice of the VR/AR industry in New Zealand, NZVRARA is the New Zealand chapter of VRARA. We are focused on promoting dialogue, debate, collaboration and investment in this rapidly evolving area of technology.

We run monthly chats and meetups in Christchurch, Auckland and Wellington. We’re a community of 85 and growing. Through our Slack channel we post jobs and demo opportunities for members. If you’re interested in exploring this sector, networking, learning and making connections then join our community.

UPCOMING EVENTS

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NEWS

THE TEAM

Michael Gregg, Chair

Michael conceived and led the establishment of PROJECTR, New Zealand virtual & mixed reality centre, and is a founding director and shareholder of Blackeye VR, a consulting and production studio. Michael has over 25 years in strategic advertising and internet commerce. Michael was a previous Chair of the IAB, NZ Young IT Professionals, sat on the Wireless Data Forum board, and is currently serving his second term as Chair of the NZVRARA.

Courteney Lomas, Executive Director

Courteney has recently joined the NZVRARA as Executive Director after studying industrial design and travelling the world. Courteney has launched a vibrant Student Chapter and is lifting our membership activities and events to a new level.

Amy Nally, Treasurer

Amy joined the inaugural Board of the NZVRARA, and manages all financial, treasury and accounting activities for the Association. Amy works at Xero in Wellington.

Featured Members

NETWORK

Connect and build strong relationships with key players in the VR/AR ecosystem through VRARA or partner-hosted events.

COLLABORATE 

Work with innovators in the VR/AR ecosystem across all verticals, from original content creators to innovative hardware companies.

RESEARCH

Gain unlimited, exclusive access to VRARA research and publications, or, when applicable, receive discounts to third-party reports.