Virtual Reality Developers Conference Schedule Builder

Please note: this information refers to VRDC 2016, check back for updates.

View, browse and sort the ever-growing list of VRDC sessions by pass type, track, and format. With VRDC Session Scheduler, you can build your schedule in advance and access it during the show via export or with the Mobile App. Sessions do fill up, so please arrive early to sessions that you would like to attend. Adding a session to your schedule does not guarantee you a seat.

In order to best utilize Session Scheduler, please use the login credentials you've set up on this page as your login credentials on our Mobile App. You can download the app on iTunes or Google Play.

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    • Wednesday | 8:30am
    • Wednesday, 8:30am - 9:30am
      Location:  MaSo Lounge, Ground Level
      Format: Special Event
      Track: Break
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
    • Wednesday | 9:30am
    • Wednesday, 9:30am - 10:00am
      Location:  Metropolitan II, Level 2
      Noah Falstein (Google)
      Format: Lecture
      Track: Games & Entertainment
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 9:30am - 10:00am
      Location:  Metropolitan III, Level 2
      Robin Hunicke (Funomena)
      Format: Lecture
      Track: Innovation
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 9:30am - 10:00am
      Location:  Franciscan Ballroom, Level 3
      Tony Parisi (Unity Technologies)
      Format: Lecture
      Track: Innovation
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
    • Wednesday | 10:15am
    • Wednesday, 10:15am - 10:45am
      Location:  Franciscan Ballroom, Level 3
      John Buzzell (If/Then)
      Format: Lecture
      Track: Brand Experience
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 10:15am - 10:45am
      Location:  Stanford, Level 3
      Kevin Hawkins (Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.)
      Format: Sponsored Session
      Track: Partners
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 10:15am - 10:45am
      Location:  Metropolitan III, Level 2
      Justin Achilli (Red Storm Entertainment)
      Format: Lecture
      Track: Games & Entertainment
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 10:15am - 10:45am
      Location:  Metropolitan II, Level 2
      Ralph Barbagallo (FLARB LLC)
      Format: Lecture
      Track: Games & Entertainment
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
    • Wednesday | 10:45am
    • Wednesday, 10:45am - 11:15am
      Location:  Partner Lounge
      Format: Special Event
      Track: Break
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
    • Wednesday | 11:15am
    • Wednesday, 11:15am - 12:15pm
      Location:  Franciscan Ballroom, Level 3
      Ryan Pulliam (Specular Theory), Steve Nix (Reel FX VR), Brian Latt (m ss ng p eces), Julia Sourikoff (Tool of North America)
      Format: Panel
      Track: Brand Experience
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 11:15am - 12:15pm
      Location:  Metropolitan III, Level 2
      Cy Wise (Owlchemy Labs), Anna Sweet (Oculus), David Votypka (Red Storm, a Ubisoft Studio), Marc Tattersall (Schell Games), John Gibson (Tripwire Interactive)
      Format: Panel
      Track: Games & Entertainment
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 11:15am - 12:15pm
      Location:  Metropolitan II, Level 2
      Andrew Willans (CCP Games)
      Format: Lecture
      Track: Games & Entertainment
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 11:15am - 12:15pm
      Location:  Stanford, Level 3
      Raja Bala (Intel Corporation)
      Format: Sponsored Session
      Track: Partners
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
    • Wednesday | 12:15pm
    • Wednesday, 12:15pm - 1:45pm
      Location:  MaSo Lounge, Ground Level
      Format: Special Event
      Track: Break
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
    • Wednesday | 1:45pm
    • Wednesday, 1:45pm - 2:15pm
      Location:  Stanford, Level 3
      Jeff Aydelotte
      Format: Sponsored Session
      Track: Partners
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 1:45pm - 2:15pm
      Location:  Metropolitan II, Level 2
      Tom Sanocki (Limitless Ltd)
      Format: Lecture
      Track: Brand Experience
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 1:45pm - 2:15pm
      Location:  Metropolitan III, Level 2
      Joost Peters (Force Field VR)
      Format: Lecture
      Track: Games & Entertainment
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 1:45pm - 2:15pm
      Location:  Franciscan Ballroom, Level 3
      Rosstin Murphy (IBM)
      Format: Lecture
      Track: Innovation
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
    • Wednesday | 2:30pm
    • Wednesday, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
      Location:  Metropolitan II, Level 2
      Chad Dawson (Double Fine Productions)
      Format: Lecture
      Track: Games & Entertainment
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
      Location:  Stanford, Level 3
      Haitao Song (Idealens)
      Format: Sponsored Session
      Track: Partners
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
      Location:  Metropolitan III, Level 2
      Erik Martin (The White House, Office of Science and Technology Policy), Albert Palacios (U.S. Department of Education)
      Format: Lecture
      Track: Innovation
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 2:30pm - 3:00pm
      Location:  Franciscan Ballroom, Level 3
      Nicole Lazzaro (XEODesign, Inc.)
      Format: Lecture
      Track: Games & Entertainment
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
    • Wednesday | 3:00pm
    • Wednesday, 3:00pm - 3:30pm
      Location:  Partner Lounge
      Format: Special Event
      Track: Break
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
    • Wednesday | 3:30pm
    • Wednesday, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
      Location:  Metropolitan II, Level 2
      Paul Bettner (Playful Corp.), Dan Hurd (Playful Corp.)
      Format: Lecture
      Track: Games & Entertainment
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
      Location:  Stanford, Level 3
      Nathan Martz (Google)
      Format: Sponsored Session
      Track: Partners
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
      Location:  Franciscan Ballroom, Level 3
      Tracey John (Minds + Assembly), Bart Kok (The Virtual Dutch Men), Dr. Mark Lightowler, PhD (Phorix Limited (formerly head of digital innovation at Novartis)), Gerald Flannory (Havas Life New York)
      Format: Panel
      Track: Innovation
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
      Location:  Metropolitan III, Level 2
      Suzanne Leibrick (ARVR Academy), Erin Pangilinan (Harp / Self), Banun Idris (Independent Developer), Jedrzej Jonasz (Mythical City Games), Sky Nite (UploadVR)
      Format: Panel
      Track: Innovation
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
    • Wednesday | 4:45pm
    • Wednesday, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
      Location:  Metropolitan III, Level 2
      Tracey John (Minds + Assembly), Andy Moore (Radial Games), Brian Van Buren (Tomorrow Today Labs), Kayla Kinnunen (Independent)
      Format: Panel
      Track: Innovation
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
      Location:  Metropolitan II, Level 2
      Matthew Noyes (National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA))
      Format: Lecture
      Track: Innovation
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
      Location:  Stanford, Level 3
      Brad Grantham (ARM)
      Format: Sponsored Session
      Track: Partners
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
      Wednesday, 4:45pm - 5:45pm
      Location:  Franciscan Ballroom, Level 3
      Lisa Castaneda (foundry10), Tom Swanson (foundry10)
      Format: Lecture
      Track: Innovation
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
    • Wednesday | 6:00pm
    • Wednesday, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
      Location:  Metropolitan Foyer, Level 2
      Format: Special Event
      Track: Partners
      Pass Type: VRDC Pass
  • Ryan PulliamCMO/Co-FounderSpecular Theory

    Ryan Pulliam spearheads business development and marketing for Specular Theory, a Venice, Calif.-based studio that creates virtual reality content and develops immersive technologies to drive the next generation of storytelling. She brings extensive agency and client-side experience in digital marketing and brand strategy. Her ability to tell stories and integrate across multiple platforms has been a valuable asset to her clients, ranging from startups to Fortune 100 brands, celebrities and musicians. As a next-generation thought leader on digital media strategy and a gatekeeper to large networks in the entertainment, technology and new media sectors, Pulliam is consistently creating opportunities for long-term growth and value from customers, markets and relationships. In her role at Specular Theory, Pulliam focuses on delivering customer success and building relationships based on a deep understanding of needs and technology requirements.

    Pulliam is a published expert in the Seven Pearls of Financial Wisdom, which was named Top Business Book in 2012 by The Library Journal. She has been a speaker on a number of industry panels, including Further Future, TEDx, Singularity University and CES. Recently, Specular Theory spoke on a SXSW 2016 panel on the pros and cons of using VR for social good and change. The VR studio also returned to Sundance for the second year in a row, with Perspective, Chapter 2: The Misdemeanor, which also screened at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival.


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