AR | VR | MR 2021 highlights

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Looking to the future

Covering technology in development, with sessions spanning digital optics, near-eye displays, new materials, light sources and optical engines, and full optical architectures for displays and sensing.

The 2021 event took place online in March. We look forward to seeing everyone in San Francisco for 2022.

AR | VR | MR conference attendee using XR technology

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The SPIE SPIE AR | VR | MR Digital Forum took place online 28-31 March 2021


A look back at 2021

Thank you for participating

  • More than 65 invited speakers
  • 3 Keynote speakers
  • Live presentations with Q&A
  • On-demand technical presentations
  • Online special events

AR | VR | MR conference attendee discussing XR technology research online at the 2021 Digital Forum

Featured speakers from 2021


Hiroshi Mukawa

Hiroshi Mukawa

Corporate Distinguished Engineer, Sony Corporation

Omkaram Nalamasu

Omkaram Nalamasu

CTO, Applied Materials

Stefan Alexander

Stefan Alexander

Director, Google

Chi Xu

Chi Xu

Founder and CEO, nReal

Darran Milne

Darran Milne

Cofounder and CEO, VividQ

Nataliya Kosmyna

Nataliya Kosmyna

CEO, Braini & MIT Media Lab

Antti Sunnari

Antti Sunnari

Cofounder and CEO, Dispelix

Yuko Kawajiri

Yuko Kawajiri

Senior Research Engineer, NTT-AT

Alastair Grant

Alastair Grant

SVP, DigiLens

Those who reigstered for the 2021 event have ongoing access


Access the 2021 papers and recordings

The SPIE AR | VR | MR 2021 conference proceedings papers and presentation recordings are published in the SPIE Digital Library. All paid conference registrations include the proceedings for ongoing access.

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