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to Oct 18

MAVRIC Conference - Washington DC

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The MAVRIC conference aims to bring to light the innovators and cutting edge research going on in Immersive Media (a catch-all for AR/VR/MR/360 Video) and specifically focus on the practical corporate, governmental, and educational uses and implications of the technology. 

The conference will bring together of some of the top minds in the region and from around the world to talk about what works, what doesn’t work, and the practical potential for Immersive Media.

Based at the University of Maryland, a top 5 ranked school in Graphics and Visualization, Computer Vision, and several other fundamental technologies underlying Virtual and Augmented Reality, we will be offering regional and national leaders a chance to exchange knowledge, network, and build partnership around Immersive Media.

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6:00 PM18:00

VRARA DC Presents: Rooftop Realities. An Exclusive VR/AR Party

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Experience the District’s hottest tech party with the DC chapter of the VR/AR Association (VRARA) at the Wharf’s exclusive Penthouse rooftop at La Vie. Test out special releases of DC’s latest demos in interactive VR/AR technology along with an intimate chat with Discovery VR and industry leaders. Tickets are limited and prices increase after July 1st.

Music, hors d'oeuvres and cash bar.

Demo and sponsorship opportunities are available.

VR/AR Association members recieve free entry. Contact Sophia at

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to Jul 12

Serious Games Conferences - DC

VRARA has negotiated a discount for members to attend. For discount code, email

VRARA has created a partnership with Serious Play Events, conferences devoted to driving the use of simulations and games in education and training. Serious Play Conferences have tracks for all the major markets for game-based learning: Government/Military, Corporate, Healthcare, Higher Ed, K12/Museums as well as a track for game designers. Two conferences are happening this summer:

 July 10-12 at George Mason University’s Science & Tech Campus in Manassas, VA

 July 17-19 at the University of Buffalo, NY

Many of the sessions are run by training leads from the federal government, large corporations and healthcare solution providers. VRARA will have a table in the Exhibit area. Here are the links to the sites:

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to Jun 27

RSVP for the Military Virtual Training & Simulation Summit - Washington, DC (discounts available)

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The 2018 Military Virtual Training & Simulation Summit will provide a forum for members of the DoD, DHS, Private Industry, Academia and other relevant stakeholders to discuss the current and future direction and utilization of virtual training & simulation technologies throughout the Military Services. The Summit will focus on the efforts to leverage M&S technologies across the Military due to its pragmatic and cost-effective nature.

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6:30 PM18:30

VRARA DC Chapter Launch Party

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April 30, 2018, 6:30pm-9:00pm

Pearl Street Warehouse

33 Pearl Street SW, Washington, DC 20024

The Wharf’s hot, new music venue.

Live music, hors d'oeuvres and cash bar.

Demo interactive VR and AR projects from the area’s top talent.

Join us to introduce the DC chapter of the VR/AR Association (VRARA), the global industry association for virtual reality, augmented reality, and mixed reality. Meet and mingle with experts in VR and AR technology as well as leaders in industries where VR and AR are being utilized.

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Registration is free for the first 50 people


The Washington DC chapter of VRARA aims to harness the DMV’s unique power and influence to propagate these technologies across all industries, promote the best use cases and progress our community’s awareness and connectivity within the VR/AR industry. VRARA Washington DC connects the DMV to the top global organization for thought leadership and industry access in this immersive and rapidly developing space.

VRARA Members receive exclusive access to resources and opportunities to sponsor, demo and speak at VRARA events.

For more information on membership, visit  or contact 

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