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XR On the Bay

June 26, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm


Where Hollywood Meets Silicon Valley

XR On the Bay is a conference exploring “the tech of Hollywood”, including AR, VR, AI, Post Production technologies, Blockchain, Cloud Services and more. Topics will run the gamut of everything from AI in Entertainment to digital post production. It’s a conference about supporting a new community of connected professionals, fusing tech and entertainment, Silicon Valley and Hollywood. Join us and become a part of this incredibly valuable network of professionals and friends at our first “On the Bay” event.
Topics of Focus:
  • AI in Entertainment
  • Post Production IT
  • Cloud Security and Storage
  • XR across Industries, with Storytelling as a uniting thread
  • Blockchain technology in Entertainment
  • “Greenlighting” VR and XR business models
  • VR For Good Causes


Dave Ward – CTO of Engineering & Chief Architect at Cisco Systems
Karen Dufilho – Executive Producer at Google
Peter Martin – Emmy Winner, “Capturing Everest” and Founder & CEO at VALIS Studios
Cheryl Bayer – Former SVP Comedy, FOX and currently CEO at Living Popups
Rick Champagne – Industry Strategy & Marketing, Media & Entertainment at NVIDIA
Gary Radburn – Director of Workstation Virtualization, Commercial VR & AR at Dell
Kevin Scott Mack – Oscar Winning VFX Supervisor & VR Content Creator
Grant Anderson – AR/VR Producer
Hanno Basse – Chief Technology Officer at 20th Century Fox Film Corp.
Jonathan Miranda – Director of Strategy, Technology at Salesforce
Eric Smolikowski – Senior Product Owner at Walt Disney Imagineering
Chris Bobotis – Director of Immersive at Adobe Systems Inc.

Event Details

The event will give creative and technology professionals the opportunity to learn about and discuss the most cutting edge developments in technology. Attendees will come away with a new sense of what these technologies are capable of and meet key players who will bring them closer to their goals.
  • Industry Leading Keynote Speakers from movie studios and Silicon Valley
  • In-Depth Interactive Demos & Exhibits
  • Demos of AR & VR Content
  • Industry Networking Kickoff Party

Dell Opening Night Party

June 25th, 6pm – 9pm – The Tech Museum of Innovation, San Jose
All Conference Attendees Are Invited
Join us in celebrating the first day of XR On the Bay with an evening of drinks, appetizers, networking and music at the Tech Museum of Innovation. Enjoy an introduction by Gary Radburn, Director of VR and AR at Dell. Discover new technology and experiences by Dell and their partners in our exhibition space.

Investors Lounge

Registered attendees will have the opportunity to pitch their startup or immersive media project to select Venture Capitalists and XR investors. Please sign up by no later than June 20th using the link below.


Ticket Prices

Before June 20th:
$129 – “Early Bird” General Admission
$59 – Student Admission
After June 20th:
$229 – General Admission
Tech Advocates and Friends Get A 20% Discount With The Code: INDUSTRY. Type In Promo Code Box On Eventbrite Page



June 26, 2018
9:00 am - 6:00 pm


The Advanced Imaging Society


Cisco Building 9 260 E Tasman Dr.
San Jose, CA 95134 United States
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