Emily Olman
CEO SpatialFirst

Emily Olman is CEO and Co-Founder of Spatial First, Inc. a proptech start-up headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area. Prior to SpatialFirst, Emily founded Hopscotch Interactive, a real estate marketing services company to accelerate the adoption of new media and technology for property marketing using reality capture, and has spent her career monetizing new media and developing new business models for frontier technology. Emily is a regular speaker on immersive technology both in the U.S. and abroad at AWE, VRX, Realcomm, CoRETech, and was the VR/AR Association SF Chapter Co-President from 2016-2019.

She was honored by the Virtual Worlds Society with a Nextant Medallion for "unlocking hearts and linking minds" through VR. She is a member of the SF Commercial Real Estate Professionals Network (CRePN), and is a Co-Organizer of AWE Nite SF - San Francisco’s largest XR meet-up. She volunteers her time with the XR Marin Leadership Council.


Oct 18

11:00 - 11:30


Moving the Needle Towards XR Mass-Adoption with Location-Based VR

Emily Olman | SpatialFirst

Frédéric Lecompte | Backlight

Thomas Wagner | VR Coaster

Oct 18

13:20 - 15:00


Start-up Pitches

Leen Segers | Women in Immersive Technologies (WIIT) Europe

Dana Chermesh-Reshef | inCitu

Dana Chermesh | DRAW Brooklyn

David Ripert | Poplar

Christophe Mallet | Bodyswaps

Emily Olman | SpatialFirst

Amir Bozorgzadeh | Virtuleap

Dominik Trost | holo | one

Emilie Joly | apelab

Stefan Innerhofer | VividQ

Alex Young | Virti