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Xperience Accelerator (VR/AR) with Village Roadshow info session

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1/20 Queen Street

Melbourne, VIC 3000

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Applications are now open for Australia's first dedicated Mixed Reality Accelerator.

New business models and developments in virtual and augmented reality promise to make the next decade one of great opportunity for many industries.

The Xperience Accelerator has been established to drive mixed reality innovations by pairing forward thinking start-ups with support from forward thinking companies such as Village Roadshow and Microsoft Australia.

Village Roadshow and Collective Campus are offering an end-to-end innovation program for Mixed Reality (AR/VR) entertainment startups, culminating in a 13-week Accelerator that will equip you with the knowledge, tools, funding opportunities and support to give your idea the best chance of success.

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For those interested in finding out more about the program, come along to hear from some program mentors and representatives from the mixed reality industry, as well as Village Roadshow. We'll also be having a panel discussion around emerging trends in the mixed reality sector and how it will enhance the entertainment industry.

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Jon Satterley, Chief Digital Officer, Village Roadshow

Jon spent 20+ years in the music industry, furthering the causes of rock, metal and digital at Roadrunner Records and Warner Music Group in Australia and New York. Since 2012 he has worked at Village Roadshow, as Chief Digital Officer, responsible for new product development, strategy and innovation. He has an MBA from Melbourne Business School and LLB (Hons) and BA from University of Melbourne.”

Lawrence Crumpton, HoloLens Solution Specialist, Microsoft Asia Pacific

Lawrence has a passion for engaging with universities, startups, and corporates to leverage the transformational opportunities presented by emerging technologies with a particular emphasis on how it is changing the way people work, play & interact. Currently Lawrence is with the Microsoft Mixed Reality team.

Tony Simmons, CEO & Founder, Mrktplce Ventures

Tony is an experienced software entrepreneur and M&A lawyer. He founded and his own global software company which he sold to an ASX listed group. His focus in on solving customer problems, delivering outstanding value and results. Amongst his incubator and start-ups, Tony’s businesses have been awarded Best Software Product and Product Excellence in the Australian Business Awards.

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If you're a startup doing amazing things in VR/AR and entertainment be sure to apply to the Xperience Acelerator!

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