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Moscone West
San Francisco, California, United States
2 - 4 February 2020
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Augmented, Virtual, and Mixed Reality Conference 2020

Call for Papers for AR, VR, MR 2020, co-located with Photonics West

The #1 event for XR hardware
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 three-day event includes a new technical program, invited industry talks, panel discussion, a student Optical Design Challenge, courses, headset demonstrations, and the opportunity to network with leading companies and thought leaders.

Conference Dates
2 - 4 February 2020

2019 Presentations 
Live now

Strategic Partners

VRARA Microsoft Hololens Magic Leap AIXR

Present, network, win, learn, and demo the latest in XR

ARVRMR Technical Conference

Technical Conference

Research to enhance the AR, VR, MR experience in a Head Mounted Display (HMD).
Call for papers is open
Student Optical Design Challenge

Student Optical Design Challenge

Your paper submission enters you into this exciting Student competition with financial awards. 
Take the challenge
SPIE ARVRMR Industry Talks

Industry Talks and Panel

Must-see presentations, panel discussions, and insight from industry experts and disrupters.
Listen to the 2019 talks
SPIE ARVRMR Demos and Expo

Headset Demos and Exhibition

Meet with the biggest names in consumer electronics and XR startups, and try out their latest gear.
Demo the latest gear

Call for Papers for AR VR MR 2020: New Technical Conference

SPIE AR, VR, MR Technical Conference

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 to discuss their work in this rapidly changing field. Learn more

Co-located with SPIE Photonics West 2020

SPIE Photonics West, the premier laser, photonics, biomedical optics event.

AR/VR/MR 2020 is co-located with SPIE Photonics West, the premier laser, photonics, biomedical optics event. Your AR/VR/MR 2020 conference badge also give you access to the BiOS Expo and Photonics West Exhibition and Industry Events on the showfloor.

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A powerful and important three-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 2020 sponsors

Microsoft Hololens Google Amazon Optimax
Huawei Gamma Scientific SCHOTT