The NewImages Festival for digital creation and virtual worlds wrapped up in Paris two days ago, with many panels and announcements about VR experiences. In this special feature, we take a closer look at what XR leaders had to say about the industry's future, what VR experiences won accolades, and more.
Virtual panel of tech leaders
- The future of the VR market depends on developing and cultivating a stronger user base, according to last week's panelists, who included Ubisoft's Deborah Papiernik, Facebook's Colum Slevin, MWM Interactive's Ethan Stearns, and YouTube VR's Sarah Steele.
- Slevin, Facebook’s director of AR/VR, said the path to sustainability for VR creators "needs to be preceded by scale" that comes from user-generated content...