Speakers

MEET OUR SPEAKERS

We’ve already attracted some of the best speakers in the emerging VR space and we’ve got more to come…

Bradley McManus
Digital Director
AM Marketing
Chris Donahue
Sr Director, Alliances
AMD
Ricardo Flores
Co-Founder & Executive Producer
B5 Studios
Simon Barratt
Director
Barog Game Labs
Alexey Menshikov
Video Games Executive
Beatshapers
Dean Johnson
Head of Innovation
Brandwidth
Deniz Opal
Founder & CTO
Hologram
Ross Furmidge
Game Programmer
Coatsink Software
Jouni Mannonen
Co-Founder
Combo Breaker
Edward Miller
Interactive Imagery Specialist
Consultant
Tanya Laird
CEO
Digital Jam
Phil Charnock
Marketing Manager
Draw & Code
Oskar Burman
CEO
Fast Travel Games
Caroline Stokes
Human Capital Developer
Forward
Matteo Vallone
Partner Development Manager
Google Play
Masaru Ohnogi
Head of Global BD
Gumi
Simon Windsor
MD
Hammerhead VR
Patrick O’Luanaigh
CEO
nDreams
Resh Sidhu
Virtual Reality Creative Director
Framestore VR
Martin Vilcans
CTO
Resolution Games
Sol Rogers
MD
REWIND
Mary Matheson
Managing Film Producer
Save The Children UK
Glenn Gillis
Managing Director
Sea Monster
Carri Cunliffe
Founder
Secret Sauce
Simon Harris
Executive Producer
Supermassive Games
Faviana Vangelius
CEO
SVRVIVE
Jon Hare
Owner
Tower Studios
Wendelin Reich
Co-Founder and CEO
Virtual Beings
Bertie Millis
MD
Virtual Umbrella
Tadhg Kelly
Director of Developer Relations
VREAL
Tracy Spaight
Director of Special Projects
Wargaming VR
Mark Val
Founder
ARX
Ken Henderson
CFO
Breaking Fourth
Pete Short
CTO
Breaking Fourth
Christof Wegmann
Founder & CTO
Exit Games
Aki Järvinen
Founder
Game Futures
David Hoppe
Transactional Lawyer
Gamma Law
Juergen Funk
Managing Director
highlewelt GmbH
Shen Ye
VR Product Specialist & Europe E-Commerce Lead
HTC
Halli Bjornsson
CEO
Lockwood Publishing
Mike Taulty
Tech Evangelist
Microsoft
Peter Daukintis
Tech Evangelist
Microsoft
Taras Kovalchuk
Game Development Director
N-iX
Nizar Romdan
Co-Founder & CEO
Virtual Arts
Thor Gunnarsson
Co-Founder and Business Development Director
Sólfar Studios
Sami Hamid
Virtual Reality Lab Director
VR First
Mark Castle
Founder
VRtize Limited
David Gratton
CEO
Work At Play
Nick Button-Brown
Chair of BAFTA Games Committee
BAFTA
Dan Tucker
Digital Editor & VR Producer
BBC
Sarah Jones
Deputy Head of School of Media & Performing Arts
Coventry University
Paul Colls
Creative Director
Fierce Kaiju
Dave Ranyard
Independent Virtual Reality Developer
Muki Kulhan
Managing Director
Muki-International
Pete Speller
Senior Engagement Advisor
Greenpeace International
 
Rhianna Pratchett
Narrative Designer
Antonia Koop
Managing Director
Corncutter Games
Thomas Gere
Founder & CEO
Realities Centre
Jonathan Wagstaff
Country Manager – UK & IE
CONTEXTworld
 
Oliver Lansley
Artistic Director
 Les Enfants Terribles
James Seager
Producer
Les Enfants Terribles
Will Freeman
Freelance VR Journalist
Jed Ashforth
Immersive Experience Specialist | PlayStation VR
 Sony Interactive Entertainment
 
Aaron Hilton
President
 Steampunk Digital
Josh Naylor
Senior Evangelist
Unity Technologies
Daniel Kihlgren Kallander
Game Designer
 SVRVIVE
Samantha Kingston
Founder
  Virtual Umbrella
 
Jason Lovell
Founder & CEO
  Captivate VR