Jaunt vr at SxSW
Cinematic virtual reality embodies the true spirit of SxSW the way few other things can. Part film, part technology, part music, it crosses into all aspects of this annual celebration of innovation and creativity.
Jaunt will be all over at SXSW this week. We've got a VR event, a VIP party, and, best of all, sneak previews of not-yet-released content.
experience live-action virtual reality
View The North Face VR experience
When: 10am-4pm daily, March 13-17
Where: Google Fiber space, 201 Colorado St.
What: take a sneak peek at our outdoor adventure experience, created in collaboration with The North Face. You'll feel like you can fly as you soar over valleys, reach the apex of climbers' ascents, and stand atop peaks in Yosemite National Park and Moab. Be the first to see this exciting footage ahead of it's public release next week!
View Big Sean in the first edition of Revolt VR
When: Friday, March 21 and Saturday, March 22 from 2-6pm
Where: REVOLT’s event on Rainey street - stay tuned for details
What: Come see Big Sean perform “Blessings” as if you were in the audience at his February 25th concert at the Hollywood & Highland Center, and party with REVOLT TV.
Tags: #RevoltVR, #JauntVR, @JauntVR
AR/VR Austin Event
When: Monday, March 16, 6:00-10:00pm
Where: Vuka, 411 W Monroe St
What: a showcase of the latest and greatest augmented reality and virtual reality technologies, with demonstrations from Jaunt, Seebright, Sixense, Cyberith, Nod, and more.
VIP Sunset Cocktail Party
When: Monday, March 16, 6:30-10:30pm
Where: The Iron Cactus rooftop, 606 Trinity St.
What: An invitation-only celebration held in conjunction with the Dutch Fellows. Meet Jaunt's executive team and get a special preview of latest content from Jaunt before it's available for download. Email email@example.com to request an invitation.
HEAR FROM OUR EXECUTIVES
Arthur van Hoff, CTO will be a part of the presentation “Ayrton Sennas lesson for international startups” hosted by Michiel Frackers
When: Sunday, 3/15, 11:00am-12:00pm
Where: Hilton Salon D, 500 E 4th st
What: In this session, Dutch entrepreneur and investor Michiel Frackers explains why things are slowly changing for the better and how crowdfunding helps international startups to finally go for the gap on a global scale.
Scott Broock, VP of Content, will be at the panel “Cinematic Virtual Reality: Immersive Storytelling” hosted by New Deal Studios
When: Sunday, 3/15, 11:00am-12:00pm
Where: Austin Suite, Austin Convention Center
What: Panelists will discuss their experiences mixing spectacle and story while trailblazing the new medium of virtual reality in their films "The Mission", "Kaiju Fury!" and "Black Mass" created in partnership with Jaunt VR.
Jens Christensen, CEO will be a part of the panel “The Future of Music in VR” hosted by TechCrunch
When: Tuesday, 3/17, 3:30-4:30pm
Where: Room 12AB, Austin Convention Center
What: What's better than the front row? Being on-stage with your favorite band, even if you're thousands of miles away. Virtual reality is creeping into music, and artists and their teams need to know what to do about it. Industry leaders will discuss how music listening and concerts will be affected by this new technology.
As other opportunities to pop up throughout SxSW, be sure to follow us at @jauntvr onTwitter to find out where else you can find out how you can download content, get a free pop-up VR viewer for your phone, and meet the Jaunt VR team.
Like good social sharers, we'll be posting the cool things we see on Instagram, and you can keep up-to-date with our latest news and releases via Facebook, sign up for email updates, or learn more about our company and job opportunities on LinkedIn.