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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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How Virtual Reality will Shape the Future of eSports

Video games and sports could be argued to be at different ends of the athletic spectrum. On one side you have individuals sitting on a sofa with a controller or keyboard in hand furiously clicking buttons while staring at a

Sami Hamid

September 22

Eyes on the Horizon — Takeaways from XR Connect London

Recently I had the opportunity of presenting at XR Connect in London. Now in its second year, XR Connect brings together industry leaders as well as indie development teams and studios

Sami Hamid

January 25

SocialVR: A Beginner’s Guide

This thursday at February 8 at 6:30PM (GMT+3), VRFirst at BAU will be kicking off a round of events for the new year. It is my great privilege to be premiered in the first event where I’ll be offering a

Lance G Powell Jr

February 7

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