Frequently Asked Questions
What is “immersive technology”?
Immersive Technology is a term used to describe Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR), Mixed Reality (MR), and accompanying peripheral technologies.
What is the Immersive Technology Conference?
The Immersive Technology Conference (ITC) is a Technology and Software conference dedicated to Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, and Mixed Reality solutions. It was designed with the goal of introducing these technologies to, among others, the Medical, Aerospace, Oil & Gas, and Education industries that Houston is home to. ITC aims to bring together developers, companies, and startups to discuss, collaborate, and innovate on these technologies.
When and where will the Immersive Technology Conference be held for 2017?
ITC 2017 will be held on November 6th and 7th 2017 at the University of Houston’s Student Center South on the second floor.
Houston serves as a major industrial hub for countries and organizations around the world. With a strong representation of the Oil & Gas, Medical, Education, Aerospace and Architecture industries Houston is a perfect location for this type of event. While there are a wealth of Virtual Reality Conferences across the world there are very few which have a focus on the non-gaming or non-entertainment uses of this new medium.
Who should attend?
You! Anyone currently working in Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Mixed Reality or related peripherals should attend the Immersive Technology Conference. In addition if you are a developer or are looking to get into the industry this would be a good event to attend. Likewise if you or your company would like to learn about this emerging platform and/or would like to implement some of the latest technology into your business we recommend you attend.
Why should I come to the Immersive Technology Conference?
The primary objective of this conference is to bring together companies, developers, entrepreneurs, and enthusiasts in the area and from across the world to discuss, collaborate, innovate, and exhibit the latest in Immersive Technologies. We hope to introduce this rapidly growing medium to companies who are not yet, or are just beginning to, use Immersive Technologies in their businesses to enhance their products and services.
When is the expo floor open?
The ITC 2017 Expo Floor will open at 12 PM Monday (11/6/2017) and 9 AM on Tuesday (11/7/2017).
Are you accepting speaker submissions?
We will be announcing our public call for speakers for ITC 2017 via our mailing list and social media pages. Please check back frequently and sign up for our mailing list for the latest info.