Immers-eXpo: Immersive Research and the Metaverse

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The Immers-eXpo: Immersive Research and the Metaverse showcases developments in mixed reality technology in academic research and industry. Visitors are invited to peruse stalls, learn about advancements in the field, and experience live demonstrations. The event will include a number of lightning talks given my academic and industry leaders, which showcase the use of immersive technologies in a variety of disciplines including, science, education, medicine, mental health, oriental studies, art, history, and cultural heritage.

A free lunch will be provided, as well as a coffee break and a drinks reception. Registered visitors are welcome to drop in at any point during the event.

Registration is required and can be completed here.

Programme overview:

12:30-13:30: Registration and lunch

13:30-14:30: Academic talks

14:30-15:30: Stalls, live demonstrations and tea

15:30-16:50: Industry and academic talks

16:50-18:00: Networking and drinks

The event is co-organised by Richard Smith (Oxford X-Reality Hub), Lia Costiner (TORCH (En)coding Heritage Network, and Oxford X-Reality Hub) and Janina Schupp (Jesus College Digital Hub). Sponsored by the Oxford IT Services.

For more information, contact


(en)coding Heritage Network, TORCH Networks