​Miami’s First Virtual and Augmented Reality Expo Promises to Bring The Magic and Expand The Mind

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(For Immediate Release) Miami, FL — May 21, 2018 — If you believe in the magic of tech, get ready to experience one of the most innovative conferences featuring emerging technology. The MIAMI VR EXPO at The Magic City Innovation District, i​s the first expo dedicated to virtual,​ augmented​ ​and mixed reality.

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Scheduled for June 7-9, 2018, the MIAMI VR EXPO seeks to expand minds, create opportunities, provide resources and share creativity. The event will be hosted at the Magic City Innovation District, 6301 NE 4th Ave, Miami, FL 33138. Tickets are on sale starting at $25. Children under 12 free. The public is invited to a special Welcome Launch at Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM), June 7th from 6pm — 9pm.

The Miami Virtual Reality Expo will showcase speakers, startups and organizations who are using AR & VR to drive economic growth, encourage empathy and collaboration, democratize healthcare and education, and promote sustainability in the world.

MIAMI VR EXPO will bring together CEOs, CTOs, developers, designers, educators, creative agencies, futurists, analysts, investors, and the general public for a fantastic opportunity to learn, inspire, partner, and experience first-hand the most exciting industry of our time. Click here for complete list of speakers.

“If you are a startup, a professional or an individual simply interested in virtual and augmented reality, your time at MIAMI VR EXPO will be well spent. This event brings together industry professionals and offers practical, proven advances directly from experts who know the industry,” said Michelle Mckoy, Co-founder of the MIAMI VR EXPO and Miami Chapter President of the Virtual Reality Augmented Reality Association.

“The 2018 show will offer several new features on an expansive exhibit floor offering new product showcase, rides, interactive and engaging activations and services from over 50 exhibiting companies. We are proud to call Magic City Innovation District our home as we at MIAMI VR EXPO share the same mantra….We believe in Magic!” said Adrian Allen, technical director and Co-founder of the Miami VR Expo.

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Welcome Launch at PAMM:

Miami VR Expo will partner with PAMM for an evening of networking and showcasing a taste of Miami’s emerging VR & AR start-ups. And as the World Cup approaches, it seems everyone’s excited about fútbol, including us! The World’s Game: Fútbol and Contemporary Art is an exhibition presenting the art form of soccer through the works of more than 20 artists in video, photography, painting, and sculpture. Be prepared to experience a surprise in Virtual Reality courtesy of Loft VR! The PAMM Exhibit runs from April 13 — Sept. 2, 2018.

Features on the show floor will include:

Virtual Reality Showcase: The MIAMI VR EXPO Showroom floor will be one of the highlights of the show, drawing attendees eager to experience exhibitors’ products on a 3D Virtual Reality platform where they can interact with immersive VR and AR products, zoom-in/out in real 3D, walk around, detach/attach objects, interact between people connected in different scenarios, and more.

Educational Sessions: Keep abreast of the latest trends, data, and regulations through 15 hours of educational programming. A special focus will be on critical issues such as education and startups, as well as sessions on tourism, travel, new technology, aviation, healthcare, filmmaking and student engagement. There are opportunities for speakers to join our panels.

Networking: Industry professionals will exchange insights and get to know colleagues from all of the presented industries during events throughout the show. These include receptions, private meetings, one-on-one time with exhibitors, exchanges in the education sessions, and mingling with colleagues during contests and demonstrations on the show floor.

Refresh and Recharge Lounge: There will be designated areas on the show floor to facilitate networking, charge electronic devices and make new connections in one place. There will be scheduled 30-minute niche meet-ups in the R&R Lounge including young professionals, women leaders, international guests, first-timers, and more.

Startup City: The core of all growing tech businesses begins somewhere. A dedicated entrepreneurial zone will showcase Miami’s rising VR and AR start up companies, including those who have received funding for growth and others looking for investment opportunities for that next stage.

University Row: There will be an opportunity for colleges and universities to display their VR and AR products and programs. Students will be able to pitch to potential employers and demonstrate their projects.

Exhibitor, Sponsorship and Tickets are now on sale via the website.

For more information about exhibiting, volunteering, sponsorship: ​

CONTACT info@MiamiVRExpo.com or call 786.505.7573

WEBSITE: MiamiVRExpo.com

VIDEO: https://youtu.be/964fzMQJJwY

FACEOOK EVENT: https://www.facebook.com/events/1670301643265410/

TWITTER: https://twitter.com/MiamiVRExpo

INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/miamivrexpo/

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