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The Moscone Center
San Francisco, California, United States
1 - 6 February 2020
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Augmented, Virtual, and Mixed Reality Conference 2020

Speakers and schedule for the 2019 AR VR MR Conference

AR VR MR Conference at Photonics West
Join us at the third annual AR VR MR Conference, featuring must-see presentations and demonstrations from the biggest names in consumer electronics and up-and-coming XR companies.

This two-day event includes invited talks, panel discussion, 2020 Digital Optics conference that includes a student Optical Design Challenge, courses, headset demonstrations, and the opportunity to network with leading companies and thought leaders.

2020 dates coming in April.

Conference Dates

2019 Presentations 
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Digital Optics, part of the AR VR MR 2020 and Photonics West 2020

Call for Papers for Digital Optics 2020

New - Call for Papers
Augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR) and mixed reality (MR) systems are poised to become the next computing and communication platforms, replacing the ailing desktops and laptops devices, and even the now aging tablets and smartphones. The purpose of this conference is to bring together researchers and engineers from academia and industry to discuss recent developments all digital aspects of these systems, from design, fabrication, to integration in systems and final functionality. Learn more.

A powerful and important two-day event

Bernard Kress, Partner Optical Architect at Microsoft HoloLens

The 2019 event was the largest event in AR/VR hardware, especially for optical architectures (optics, displays and sensors)—one of the main challenges for next generation AR/VR headsets.”
- Bernard Kress, Microsoft HoloLens

Thanks to the following 2019 sponsors

Microsoft Hololens Google Amazon Optimax
Huawei Gamma Scientific
Almalence Lemnis Technologies LightSpace Technologies Synopsys
Vuzix Syglass SCHOTT Applied Materials
Zemax Carl Zeiss LightTrans Aquitaine Science Transfer