MUNICH, August X, 2017– AWE (Augmented World Expo), Europe’s #1 conference and expo dedicated to the augmented and virtual reality industry, today announced the details of AWE EU 2018, including exhibitors, sponsors, programs and networking activities. The AWE EU 2018 conference program will feature more than 100 insightful and inspiring talks on the state of AR and VR, delivered by such industry power players as Boeing, Deutche Telecom, Facebook, IBM, Lufthansa, Nokia, Scope AR, Siemens, Wikitude, XMReality and more, with keynotes by PTC, RE’FLEKT, Bosch and Vuzix.
AWE EU will run 18-19 October 2018 at the MOC Exhibition Center in Munich, Germany, hosting thousands of professionals from across the augmented, virtual and mixed reality (XR) industry--as well as related sectors including automotive, energy & utilities, construction, engineering, defense, aviation, logistics, pharmaceutical and medical.
Agenda Themes & Highlighted Speakers
Each year, AWE EU’s conference program brings together the top XR influencers from around the world to highlight the key innovations and breakthrough ideas impacting the world’s most critical industrial and enterprise sectors. This year’s AWE EU conference program will delve into:
Industry 4.0: analyzing the transformative effect of AR and VR to enterprise.
Data Visualization: including edge computing, spatial computing, tracking approaches and environmental analysis to lay the groundwork for a digitized world.
Training: from immersive learning and up-skilling to training the next generation workforce.
Manufacturing: illustrating the powerful impact of XR on automation, worker productivity, quality control and business opportunities.
The AR Cloud: namely how AR apps and their capabilities connect to one another and the world, and the AR specific infrastructure needed to enable developers.
Connectivity: how the introduction of 5G will create speed, flexibility and agility to allow for greater service, improved performance and higher reliability in the implementation and evolution of AR and VR.
Additional keynote sessions will focus on the future of construction and architecture, the future of entertainment, XR and manufacturing, the age of smart information and investing in XR from established players and industry upstarts.
100+ Companies Shaping the XR Ecosystem
On the AWE EU 2018 exhibition floor, global and regional technology companies, top-tier media outlets, buyers and key industry influencers will gather to get a direct look at the innovative products, applications and technologies that are shaping (and being shaped by) XR today. Sponsors and exhibitors at this year’s AWE EU event include Amazon, Daqri, Disney, GE, Google, Fraunhofer, Holo-Light, HTC, Huawei, Intel, Johnson & Johnson, Microsoft, Niantic, Nvidia, Qualcomm, Samsung, Streem, Unity, Volkswagen, Walmart, Wayfair, and more. A full list of exhibitors is available here.
“This year’s event--our third in Europe--emphasizes the of AR and VR in the enterprise,” said Ori Inbar, founder and executive producer of AWE. “This is a transformative time for AR and VR, evidenced by accelerated investments, Fortune 1000 pilot deployments showing meaningful ROI, tech giants launching new products, and consumer awareness at an all time high--all pointing to an imminent surge for the industry. AWE EU 2018 is the event where decision makers from every corner will convene, to explore this new wave of computing and accelerate deal making across the entire new ecosystem.”
To get involved at AWE EU 2018, including how to attend as well as speaker, exhibitors and sponsors, visit: URL http://www.aweeu.com.
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All sessions from AWE EU 2017 can be found on the AWE YouTube page.
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More about AWE
AWE (Augmented World Expo) is the world’s #1 AR+VR conference and expo showcasing technologies augmenting our human capabilities, turning ordinary experiences into the extraordinary, and empowering people to live and work better. Spanning more than 3,000 net sq. ft. of exhibit space, AWE EU 2018 will feature more than 100 speakers, 100 exhibitors and 1,500 attendees who are leading the charge in augmented reality, virtual reality and mixed reality (XR) - proving why it’s time for every organization, startup and investor to “Go XR or Go Home.”
For more information and to register to attend, please visit http://www.aweeu.com. Journalists can request a complimentary press pass to AWE EU 2018 at https://eu.augmentedworldexpo.com/press-analyst-pass/.
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