VR Arcade Summit 2017

Arcades are the next big phenomenon in virtual reality. Attend an intensive, one-day event to develop your strategy.

October 26, 2017 | San Francisco, CA

VR Arcades are the next big phenomenon in games, entertainment, interactive art, and more. Greenlight Insights estimates that VR Arcades and other Location-Based Entertainment & Leisure Destinations will be a $8 Billion industry.

On October 26th in San Francisco, VR Arcade Summit 2017 will provide Content Owners and Arcade Owners with the Data, Business Models, Solutions and Relationships they need to execute successful VR Arcade strategies.



Why Attend

  • Develop Your Content Strategy for VR Arcades
  • Get Exclusive VR Arcade Market And Revenue Data
  • Learn Best Practices for Operating a VR Arcade Business
  • Discover Commercial-Ready Solutions for VR Arcade
  • Demo New Games, Films, and Interactive Art in the Arcade Showcase
  • Who You’ll See There


    Seniority of Attendees*

    C-Level
    37%
    Vice President/Director
    40%
    Manager
    10%
    Other
    13%
    Who’s in the Room*

    Venue Operators
    40%
    Content Studios & Creators
    33%
    Hardware & Software Platforms
    15%
    Analysts & Investors
    10%
    Media
    5%

    *Projection based on VRS 2016 and 2017 VR Arcade Conference figures.

    The VR Arcade Summit 2017 is being co-located with the Virtual Reality Strategy Conference and is being co-produced by Greenlight Insights and the Virtual World Arcade.

    Featured Speakers

    Check back often as more speakers are announced.


    Jonathan Flesher
    Corporate Vice President
    Baobab Studios


    Bob Cooney
    Global Business Development
    Zero Latency


    Michael Yang
    Managing Director
    Comcast Ventures


    Brooks Brown
    Global Director VR
    Starbreeze Studios


    Clifton Dawson
    CEO
    Greenlight Insights


    Wendy Heimann-Nunes
    Partner
    Nolan Heimann


    Jeremy Lam
    CEO
    Virtual World Arcade


    Louisa Spring
    CEO
    SAM Immersive


    Jan Goetgeluk
    CEO
    Virtuix Omni


    Ken Sobajima
    Director of Investments
    KDDI


    McKay Christensen
    CEO
    VR Junkies


    Marc-Antoine Pinard
    CEO
    LuckyHammers


    Shiraz Akmal
    CEO
    SPACES


    Shauna Heller
    President, North America
    AiSolve


    James Gatto
    Partner
    Sheppard Mullin


    Michael Festa
    Director of LBE
    Survios


    Jikhan Jung
    CEO
    Subdream Studios


    Ryan Wang
    Founding Partner
    Outpost Capital


    Dean Takahashi
    Lead Writer
    VentureBeat


    David Bolton
    Analyst
    Greenlight Insights


    Agenda


    Description coming soon.
    A welcome from VR Arcade Summit co-presenter Virtual World Arcade.

    Speaker:

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    Jeremy Lam
    CEO
    Virtual World Arcade

    Greenlight Insights CEO Clifton Dawson provides the big picture and data you need on existing VR Arcades to build your business model before starting your business.

    Speaker:
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    Clifton Dawson
    CEO
    Greenlight Insights

    Lead investor Michael Yang sits down with SPACES CEO Shiraz Akmal to discuss how location-based VR will change the way consumers engage with entertainment.

    Speaker:
    Shiraz-Akmal
    Shiraz Akmal
    CEO
    SPACES

    Moderator:
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    Micheal Yang
    Managing Director
    Comcast Ventures

     

    Network with attendees and speakers.
    Learn the working business models to start and run a profitable VR Arcade business

    • What are the different types of VR Arcades you can open from small to large?
    • What are the capital, skill set, hardware, software, and location requirements to open a successful VR Arcade business?

    Speakers:
    Brooks Brown Starbreeze Studios
    Brooks Brown
    Global Director VR
    Starbreeze Studios

    bob cooney
    Bob Cooney
    Global Business Development
    Zero Latency

    jeremy
    Jeremy Lam
    CEO
    Virtual World Arcade

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    McKay Christensen
    CEO
    VR Junkies

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    Shauna Heller
    President, North America
    AiSolve

    Entertainment lawyers from Sheppard Mulin and Nolan Heimann highlight legal strategies you need to know to succeed in distributing to and operating VR arcades.

    Speakers:
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    James Gatto
    Partner
    Sheppard Mullin

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    Wendy Heimann-Nunes 
    Partner
    Nolan Heimann

    Demo and talk to location-based solution providers from operators to hardware providers to content studios.
    Network with attendees and speakers.
    Location-based entertainment is a new sector of VR and will require new content. With high-quality and specialty accessories, headsets and controllers, a new level of immersion is possible that isn’t capable in-home. Industry leaders from Survios, Baobab Studios, Lucky Hammers and Subdream Studios will discuss how to create winning content for the LBE sector.

    Speakers:
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    Michael Festa
    Director of LBE
    Survios

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    Jonathan Flesher
    Corporate Vice President
    Baobab Studios

    Jikhan-Jung
    Jikhan Jung
    CEO
    Subdream Studios

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    Marc Pinard
    CEO
    Lucky Hammers

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    Nicholas Cooper

    Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer
    VRX Networks, LLC

     

    Moderator:
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    Dean Takahashi 
    Lead Writer
    GamesBeat at VentureBeat

    Thought leaders from around the world including KDDI, SAM Immersive, Outpost Capital and Greenlight Insights discuss the impact location-based VR will have in different communities and how to best approach opening a VR arcade in an emerging market.

    Speakers:
    KDDI
    Ken Sobajima
    Director of Investments
    KDDI

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    Ryan Wang
    Founding Partner
    Outpost Capital

    Louisa Spring VRS 2017
    Louisa Spring
    CEO
    SAM Immersive
    Moderator:
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    Eddie Lou
    Market Analyst
    Greenlight Insights

    Hear from leading vendors and suppliers about the VR Arcade Packages & Solutions to start and grow your VR Arcade business.
    Join attendees and speakers for an industry networking happy hour.
    Venue

    Hilton San Francisco Financial District
    750 Kearny Street
    San Francisco, CA 94108


    Agenda

    Description coming soon.
    Description coming soon.
    Greenlight Insights CEO Clifton Dawson provides the big picture and data you need on existing VR Arcades to build your business model before starting your business,
    Learn the working business models to start and run a profitable VR Arcade business

    • What are the different types of VR Arcades you can open from small to large?
    • What are the capital, skill set, hardware, software, and location requirements to open a successful VR Arcade business?
    Hear from leading vendors and suppliers about the VR Arcade Packages & Solutions to start and grow your VR Arcade business.
    Description coming soon.
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    What you need to know about the VR Arcade market outside of US, including China, Japan, Dubai, and the United Kingdom.

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