Whats on: 2018 Virtual Reality Events list

Which of the best VR events will you be attending this year?

If 2017 was anything to go by, 2018 is set to be another jam-packed year full of technology and virtual reality events across the world. 

In this guide, we've outlined all the major events happening throughout the year in chronological order. If you have an event you'd like to add, make sure to get in touch.

This is a global events calendar that includes VR events from Europe, North America, Asia and more. Some events in this list do not have a confirmed date yet, and therefore have an expected month in its place. 

January

Digital Hollywood at CES8 - 9 January, Las Vegas, US

CES, 9 - 12 January, Las Vegas, US 

Sundance, 18 - 28 January,  Utah, US

VR Connects LND,  22 - 23 January, London, UK

Vibrant Digital Future31st January,  London, UK

February

VR Awards 2017, Austin Showcase, 5 - 9 February, Austin, US

Virtuality, 8 - 10 February, Paris, FR

Mobile World Congress, 26 February - 1 March, Barcelona, ES

EFM VR Now Summit, 18 February , Berlin, DE

D.I.C.E, 20 - 22 February , Las Vegas, US

March

South by Southwest, 9 - 18 March, Austin, US

Wearable technology show, 13 - 14 March, London, UK

Augmented Reality show, 13 - 14 March, London, UK

IEE VR18 - 22 March, Reutlingen, DE

GDC, 19 - 23 March, San Francisco, US

Innovate Finance Summit, 19 - 20 March,  London, UK

Smart IOT, 21 - 22 March, London, UK

Nvidia GPU conference, 26 - 29 March, San Jose, US

SVVR Expo, March, San Jose, US (Unconfirmed Date)

MXR Summit, March, London, UK (Unconfirmed Date)

April

Laval Virtual, 4 - 8 April, Laval, FR

Aaaexpo, 3 - 5 April, Guangzhou, CN

Future Tech Now, 5 - 7 April 2018, London, UK

EGX Rezzed, 13 - 15 April 2018, London, UK

Facebook 9, April, San Jose, US (Unconfirmed Date)

Tribecca Film Festival,   18 - 29 April,  New York, US

VR World congress, April, Bristol, UK (Unconfirmed Date)

May

VRLA Expo, 4 - 5 May, Los Angeles, US

UC Expo, 16 - 17 May, London, UK

VR World, 22 - 23 May, London, UK

Diversity in tech, 24th May, London, UK

The Next Web24 - 25 May, Amstadam, NL

VRX Europe, 17 - 18 May, London, UK

AWE USA, 30 May - 1 June, Santa Clara, US

Google I/O, May, Mountain View, US (Unconfirmed Date)

June

London Tech Week, 11 - 15th June 2018, London, UK

VR & AR World, 12 - 14 June, London, UK

VTTO, 15 - 18 June, Totonto, CA

Ed Tech Europe, 19 June, London, UK

Augmented & Virtual Reality conference, 21 - 22 June, Manchester, UK

July

Future Festival, 10 - 11 July, London, UK

Develop, 10 - 12 July, Brighton, UK

Siggraph, 29 July - 3 August, Los Angeles, US

VRUK Fest, July, London, UK (Unconfirmed Date)

September

EGX,  20 - 23 September,  Birmingham, UK

VRDC, September, San Francisco, US (Unconfirmed Date)

October

Festival of Marketing, 3 - 4 October, London, UK

Oculus Connects, October, San Jose, US (Unconfirmed Date)

VR Awards, October, London, UK 

VR Days, 24 - 26 October, Amsterdam, NL

AWE Europe, October, Munich, DE (Unconfirmed Date)

November

Develop VRNovember, London, UK (Unconfirmed Date)

VR Evolution, November, New York, US (Unconfirmed Date)

December

Siggraph Asia4 - 7 December, Tokyo, JP

VRX Conference & ExpoDecember, San Francisco, US (Unconfirmed Date)

 

That may be it for 2018, but there may be new events on the horizon yet. 

Depending on what takes your interest, March and May seem to be the most busiest periods for event goers. For attendees that find it difficult to travel so frequently, luckily some of the events on this list feature multiple times through out the year in different locations.

 

If you have an event you'd like to add, make sure to get in touch.

 

We're constantly keeping a pulse on the industry which means this Virtual Reality events list is being updated daily. We've done our best to include as many of the best events worldwide, exluding meet ups and the likes to keep things consicse and easily consumable.

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