Laval Virtual, Europe’s leading virtual and augmented reality conference is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year with its annual conference dedicated to immersive technologies, including virtual reality, augmented reality, and mixed reality. Every year this exceptional event brings together industry leaders, experts, and enthusiasts from around the globe to explore the latest immersive technologies reshaping how brands communicate and engage with their audiences.
Laval, a small town outside of Paris, France will host this year’s conference under the tagline Future!’ April 12 to 16, 2023. The conference is estimated to have 20,000 attendees, including historical and emerging players, international experts, professional visitors, and end-users from a variety of industries.
Unlocking the Power of Immersive Technology
Laval Virtual has been the European hub for AR/VR innovation since 1999. This year’s event, running from April 12-16, promises to be the biggest yet, featuring 250 exhibitors, five exhibition halls, and three days of insightful conferences. The event is designed for professionals seeking to explore the potential of VR/AR/XR technology for business applications, from healthcare and architecture to marketing and sales.
As Laval Virtual turns 25, attendees can expect an unforgettable experience, filled with inspiring XR content, groundbreaking projects, and plenty of opportunities to network with like-minded professionals in the charming town of Laval, France.
A Hub for Networking and Partnerships
Laval Virtual 2023 is a unique opportunity for attendees to connect with clients and future partners through five days of conferences and exhibitions, including three professional days. Brands ranging from startups to multinational corporations will be present, showcasing their immersive technologies, including big corporations such as Meta, Microsoft, Pico, Valeo, Samsung, PNY, and Sopra Steria. Stakeholders of the immersive technologies markets, including Lynx, Immersion, TechViz, Sense Glove, Myxed, HaptX, and Holoforge, will also be present. Over five days of networking events, conferences, exhibitions, and competitions, attendees can connect with new clients, discover new technologies, and forge strategic alliances.
The historic town of Laval, France provides a picturesque setting for the conference, with chateaus, museums, and culinary delights adding to the experience. At the silver anniversary of Laval Virtual, the future of immersive technology will be on full display, along with opportunities to help shape that future. Whether you’re an enterprise seeking new solutions or a startup looking to partner with industry leaders, Laval Virtual 2023 is the place to experience and influence cutting edge tech.
ReVolution Competition and Laval Virtual Awards
Laval Virtual is also known for its ReVolution competition, which rewards the world’s best virtual and augmented reality projects, encouraging innovation by rewarding developers, researchers, start-ups, students, and companies. This year’s competition will feature four categories showcasing innovative immersive projects, including research, start-ups, immersive content production studios, and student projects.
In addition to the ReVolution competition, The 25th Laval Virtual Awards ceremony will take place on April 13, 2023, recognizing the most outstanding VR/AR/XR solutions, projects, and initiatives that address tangible industrial and human challenges. The awards underscore Laval Virtual’s commitment to promoting creators of immersive technology solutions across the globe.
Thinking the Future: Brands in the World of VR/AR/XR
Laval Virtual 2023 is a must-attend event for anyone interested in immersive technologies and uses, with a strong focus on business-to-business applications. Laval Virtual 2023’s official tagline is ‘ Think the future! ‘ which reflects the event’s focus on the transformative potential of immersive technologies for brands. With a range of activities such as the ReVolution competition, Laval Virtual Awards, and exhibitors from startups to multinational corporations, attendees will have ample opportunities to network, learn about emerging technologies, and think about the future of immersive technologies.