We hope you’re enjoying your summer as the sunshine is in full swing across the city! Despite the temptation to hit the beach, or stay indoors to catch up on the big blockbusters at the air-conditioned cinema, our local creators and community have been busy! Our team hosted our third … [Read more]
Is it going to be the beach, or hanging out in VR? HUGE THANKS for showing how much this community means to you!
Did you attend last night, or want to attend our future events? Give us your feedback to help us make the best events possible! MASSIVE THANK YOU to all of the community who came to show their love and support for this emerging tech, creativity and new friends! Without any … [Read more]
We guarantee you that only the Vancouver VR Community can bring those three words together: Pizza, Prototyping, and Chill. And when it’s hot outside, you can count on us to provide fun and air conditioning. We’ve got you covered (fam). Last month, we moved into a bigger space out of … [Read more]
Are you in high school and want to learn how to code for virtual reality? Immersive Tech Lab has you covered!
Vancouver VR Community had the chance to drop by the Immersive Technology Lab’s (ITL) workshop at Microsoft Vancouver. Led by instructor Janet Chen (founder of the AGDA VR student group at UBC), students laughed and bonded as they worked together to create their own VR experience. ITL is currently the … [Read more]
And just like that – the nights got longer, everyone is starting to get married, the heatwave invaded the city, and of course, another month went by. Let’s take a look at the happenings of June! Our team hosted its second event and it was bigger (and hopefully better) as … [Read more]
We want to build this community together. That means everyone has a say – tell us how we can make July’s event even better! Last night, we threw our biggest event to date. (Well, granted that there’s only been two, but out of those two, last night’s was the biggest!) … [Read more]
Vancouver VR Community supports Pride Month While Vancouver doesn’t have its own Pride Parade until Sunday, August 6th later this summer, our community wants to stand up and support Pride Month. In our virtual reality community, we are passionate about hearing everyone’s voice. We believe everyone has something to say, … [Read more]
We are continuing our member spotlight series with a key speaker for REVOLUTION 2017: Engaging Human Creativity, taking time and place tomorrow, Thursday June 8th at the VSO School of Music and The Annex. If you haven’t already, you can register here. Who is this speaker? Let’s find out! Thanks … [Read more]
That was a lot of exclamation marks – but hey, we’ve got Lightning Talks! And this is just announced! We think our excitement is justified, and we hope you’re excited too. Last month, all of you brought your passion and enthusiasm. We were so happy with the turn out, but … [Read more]
This month was a heck of a ride for the local community from major announcements to the newly minted YVRFF to the return of CVR. Our community hosted its first event at Radical.io and in less than a week, the max capacity attendance and enthusiasm floored our team. We’re excited … [Read more]
A few weeks ago, we met the woman behind CVR, and today we’re meeting with Rhys Patterson, a software engineer who is starting to create and develop for VR. We are so passionate and interested in how VR as a medium is going to be shaped by all sorts of … [Read more]