VIVE Developer Jam - London

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St James Hatcham building, Goldsmiths University of London

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In partnership with Admix and Goldsmiths University of London, Department of Computing.

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Join us for the upcoming HTC Vive Developer Jam in London, a weekend developer event to experiment and create the next generation of XR applications. Using the latest in VIVE hardware, including forward-thinking SDKs like Eye/Lip and Hand tracking, we challenge you to redefine how people interpret and interact with Virtual Reality. Whether you want to build a game, art experiment or enterprise prototype, we'll have all the workshops, mentors and space you need to do something extraordinary.

Bringing together a mixture of software developers, designers, researchers and specialists to create the newest XR prototypes the Vive Developer Jam is one of the latest developer-focused initiatives from Vive.

Please note that this is an expression of interest and those who apply for tickets will be notified if their application has been successful. You must be able to attend all 3 days to take part in the jam.

If you have any questions please send us an email at vivedeveloperjam@htc.com or check the frequently asked questions below:

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Equipment

HTC Vive will provide the teams with:

Corsair will be the official PC hardware partner providing a VR-Ready Corsair One Pro for each team.

Prizes/Swag

We’ve got over £10.000 worth of awesome prizes and goodies for the winning teams and all participants, including:

  • Vive Backpacks
  • Vive Hoodies & T-shirts
  • Viveport £25 vouchers
  • E-commerce vouchers to get your own Vive Device(£1000)

NVIDIA is giving away the World’s Most Powerful Workstation Graphics Card: a Quadro P6000.

TG0 is sponsoring the event and will provide an etee Dev Kit to the winning team.

Litho as a prize partner will give away 1x Litho Controller for each team member.

Blend Media is joining the event offering 10x tickets to Jeff Wayne's War of the Worlds Immersive Experience.

Mentors

There will be mentors from many different companies of the AR/VR industry that have volunteered to help teams design and develop their projects. For example, organisations like Unity, FundamentalVR, Tg0, Litho, NBC Universal, North Breeze Entertainment and others.

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