IMERSA 2016 Update: Call for Papers, Films & Early-Bird Discount

Join the IMERSA Summit (March 16-20, 2016) for the annual meeting of professionals in the immersive industry, featuring media presentations, business discussions, production sessions, and paper presentations contributed from attendees around the world. The 7th annual IMERSA Summit continues our conversations between converging business sectors and shaping the immersive arts industry with fulldome and VR showcases, innovation sessions, networking sessions and more.

Registration is now open!

Take advantage of the early-bird discount and save $150 over the full registration price.

Be a sponsor

Select from our sponsorship options to gain year-round recognition and to support our mission to advance the art and technology of immersive digital experiences.

Submit your program

This year we have a few time slots available for fulldome films that demonstrate good use of the dome, a compelling story and have broad appeal to the IMERSA community. Our robust selection process gathers input from advisors, contributors and delegates to identify pieces for presentation. You are invited to submit your content in these four categories for consideration.
  • Full-length shows (for release dates after June 30, 2014)
  • Shorts (for release dates after June 30, 2014)
  • Work in production clips
  • Work in development clips
Deadline for film submission is January 15, 2016. Finalists will be announced February 1st, and we must have your dome masters on hand by February 15, 2016.

Share your interesting topic and expertise

At every IMERSA, we explore the recent developments in immersive technology, including fulldome, virtual reality, and augmented reality. Techniques in production, business development, research, and outreach are all part of the IMERSA conversation. In past summits we've had presenters talk about topics ranging from story development to creating business planst.

Call for papers

If you have an interesting presentation idea that's educational and informative, consider submitting an application during the Call for Papers period. Please complete the online application. The deadline for submissions is January 4th. You will be notified of your paper's acceptance by January 18, 2016. IMERSA’s vision has always been to support the international community of immersive digital professionals and help them to achieve the full potential of their chosen medium. Your ongoing support enables their work on behalf of the entire community.

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