After seven years in the city of Amsterdam, Immersive Tech Week 2022 will be hosted in de Doelen. As The VR Awards, the world’s premier virtual reality awards show, collaborates with Immersive Tech Week in Rotterdam world-class ceremony will move from London to Rotterdam to be part of Immersive Tech Week on 1st December 2022.
Daniel Colaianni, Chief Executive of AIXR explains: “The VR Awards was founded by AIXR in 2017 to recognise and celebrate the very best in virtual reality. Since then, the celebration has gone from strength to strength, attracting some of the biggest names in the industry. This year’s edition is set to be the biggest and best yet. With a record number of entries and an exciting line-up of judges.”
The partnership between Immersive Tech Week and The VR Awards is significant. As it will allow both ITW and The VR Awards to reach an even wider audience of in-person enthusiasts and professionals. The shows will also benefit from the week-long event’s extensive conference and networking programme.
Benjamin de Wit, co-founder and Festival Director of VRDays Europe says: “This cooperation to bring the VR Awards to Immersive Tech Week in Rotterdam, adds a wonderful independent global celebration of excellence in VR to a week where industry leaders, academics, artists, professionals and XR enthusiasts come together to connect, share ideas and get inspired on immersive technology.”