Shayla Games in Copenhagen, Denmark, is the biggest on-site VR Jam in the world. Fetch tickets and join us for all-VR talks, panels and expo on Friday afternoon, May 22.
We will all start jamming Friday eve and go until Sunday.
We have expanded our team of 3 to a larger crew and have invited a lot of VR geeky friends and this year’s event is stretched over 3 days. Talks are held May 22 and May 24.
Friday, May 22
14.00-20.00 A MAZE VR EXPO
15.00-15.45 TALK: Beyond Immersion – Designing for Project Morpheus, Ashforth, Senior Game Designer/Sony Computer Entertainment Europe
15.45-16.30 TALK: Unity & VR Crash Course, Unity
16.30-17.00 TALK: Version Control for Games, Manuel Lucio Dallo, Plastic SCM
17.00-17.30 TALK: Optimization for VR & AR, Koshi Hamedi, Co-founder/Simplygon
17.30-18.00 TALK: PBR with Substance – guidelines for consistent VR texturing, Sebastien Deguy, CEO/Allegorithmic & Loic Anquetil, Technical Artist/Allegorithmic
18.00-18.30 TALK: Utility AI in VR, Jakob Rasmussen, Founder/Apex Game Tools
18:30-19.30 PANEL: VR Design & Controls, Chet Faliszek/Valve, Hilmar Veigar Petursson/CCP, Callum Underwood/Oculus, Julie Heyde/RAGNAROKvr + special guest. Moderated by Dan Pearson/GamesIndustry.
20.00-20.30: VR Jam Kick-off by Callum Underwood, Oculus & organizers.
20.30-21.30: Group Forming + Equipment Snatching
Saturday, May 23
Sunday, May 24
12:00-13.00: Game Submissions (Online)
13.00-13.30: TALK: UI in VR, Tim Cooper/Unity
13.30-14.00: TALK: 3D audio in VR, Wayne Johnson/Unity
14:00-15:00: Rubber Dinghy Race
19.00-20.00: Award Show
20.00-07.00: Partay Hard!
1. No sleeping at the venue – only jamming, rubber dinghy race and sauna.
2. And yes, it’s Denmark, so you are allowed to consume alcoholic beverages wherever/whenever you feel like it.
3. No guarantee against unwanted babies.
4. Be nice to everyone you meet. And remember: Hugging + sharing = caring.