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VR First is a global program designed to enable creators, companies, and governments interested in exploring the power and potential of immersive technologies. VR First Labs and facilities are key locations for nurturing new talent in VR/AR development and converting ideas into business opportunities. Furthermore, VR First offers competition services to prepare companies for the challenges of tomorrow.

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VR First and Industry Leaders Team to Launch World’s First VR Bundle for Innovation and Research

VR First, Intel, HTC Vive, Leap Motion, CDWG, Futuremark, MixCast, SpringboardVR and Senses Global Lead the Charge

VR First, the global initiative for enabling VR/AR innovation, along with a team of

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December 7

VR First Expands Democratization Efforts to Latin America, Africa and Asia

VR First’s Lab Seed Support Program is designed to enable and incentivize creators and educators interested in exploring the power and potential of virtual reality development. Through the program, VR First has sponsored many

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December 7

Towards an Immersive Future — Careers at VR First

We’re well into our third year at VR First, and have evolved significantly from since the beginning, expanding our lab and partner network in just a short amount of time.

We are truly global, open, and cherish all

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December 6

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If you are interested in becoming a VR First partner, VR/AR development or interested in other inquiries, please fill out our contact form. For being part of VR First Programs and Services, refer to the application forms on the respective program pages.