Speaking about VR at Facebook Conference

Today, I was part of the Virtual Reality Panel at the Emerce Facebook Conference, part of the Amsterdam eWeek 2015.

VR & Facebook?  Yes, the social network giant acquired Oculus – makers of the Oculus Rift and co-developers of the Gear VR headsets – for $2 Billion in 2014. In fact, Facebook just added 360° video support on it’s network.

My fellow members of the Panel where VR-experts from Jaunt – the cinematic VR company that raised $65 Million from Disney last month – Dutch TV network VPRO and Real Estate website Funda. The Panel was hosted by John from 3sixtyfive (Thanks for having me!)

This is Mark Zuckerberg’s take on VR:

Mark Zuckerberg Animation, Video & Virtual Reality Quote
click image for the full article on Fortune.com

I actually put that quote on the wall of our animation studio, for obvious motivational reasons.

It was a pleasure to meet these VR experts and chat with them about their different views of this emerging technology.

Nick Lievendag and the rest of the Emerce Facebook Conference Virtual Reality VR Panel

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Nick Lievendag

Entrepreneur at the intersection of Creativity × Technology — 3D Expert.

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