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.

 

NEWS

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THE TEAM

Jessica Manins, Executive Director

Michael Gregg, Chair

 

Jessica Manins

Jessica brings 20 years combined experience in the film and technology industry, She is CEO of Blackeye VR and cofounder of PROJECTR, New Zealand’s centre of excellence in virtual and mixed reality.

Michael Gregg

Traverse CEO and a director of Blackeye VR, Michael has over 25 years in advertising & internet commerce including senior management roles at Clemenger BBDO (Head of Digital); Trade Me (Head of Advertising). Michael was previously Chair of IAB and NZ Young IT Professionals, on the Wireless Data Forum and spent five years as founding CEO of MediaLab.

 

Featured Chapter Members

8i

HITlab

NZ Victoria University

Massey University

 

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. 


UPCOMING EVENTS

Announced soon..