Manchester welcomes back the International AR and VR Conference

Manchester Metropolitan University is delighted to be hosting the 4th International AR and VR Conference from 21st – 22nd June 2018.

The conference will take place in the award winning Business School and is organised by Manchester Metropolitan’s Creative AR & VR Hub, which supports research and development in the AR and VR industry across heritage, tourism, healthcare, sports, education, museum and retail.  The conference will welcome leading experts from industry  including, Nigel Jones, Department for International Trade, Pete Daukintis and Mike Taulty from Microsoft UK, Vladimir Vorotovic, Transport for London, David Taylor, Fujitsu and Andy Gower from BT.

The interactive exhibition will display some of the most exciting technologies in the market today. Delegates will have the chance to network with those leading the field in AR and VR and find out how emerging technologies can be utilised and how companies are putting the technology to work to benefit their businesses.

Dr Timothy Jung, Director of the Creative AR & VR Hub, said: “Following the success of the 2017 AR and VR Conference we are delighted to be welcoming businesses and practitioners from across the globe to share experiences and learn about the latest industry trends, the event already boasts an impressive line-up of speakers from academia and industry.”

Registration is open until 8th June. To find out more about the conference or to book a place, visit or tweet @CreativeARVRhub

For more information about how we can support your next event, contact the Conference and Events team on 0161 247 1565 or email


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