PRESS RELEASE: Immersive Funding Market

Immersive Funding Market at VRDays Europe 6.

One of VRDays Europe’s missions is to encourage innovative initiatives in the immersive technologies field. The Immersive Funding Market exists to introduce ideas with potential partners. Startups, researchers and content creators are invited to shape the future of the XR industry.

“The VR Days Immersive Funding Market (IFM) connects talented startups, content creators and researchers with smart money. This year’s IFM will be a virtual event conducted online, with teams from all over the world.”Harry Løvstrøm, Immersive Funding Market Producer at VRDays.

Art + Science + Business 

On November 4-5, three different events are organised: IFM Content, IFM Research and IFM Startup. Each event consists of a pitching session and matchmade 1-to-1 meetings. 

  • IFM StartUp supports tech startups and scaleups by matching them to investors during the XRBASE Investor Event
  • IFM Content matches XR narrative content creators with financiers, producers and distributors in collaboration with IFFR
  • IFM Research is all about connecting aspiring and accomplished researchers with corporate and institutional investors and vice versa.

“This year, it’s the first edition of IFM Research, where we connect researchers in immersive technologies with government corporations that have projects that lead to new research insights.”Benjamin DeWit, founder and director of VRDays.

The Immersive Funding Market takes place 4-5 November on the online communications platform Zoom. Startups, researchers and startups willing to meet potential investors and partners have until September 22nd to submit their application.

The most immersive event of 2020

VRDays Europe is an annual 3-day conference and exhibition on VR/AR/MR content, creativity and innovation. Our mission is to unite the XR community, inspire creative minds and drive business forward. VRDays Europe builds bridges between business, science and art. We invite the brightest minds and global visionaries to share their cutting-edge insights into one of the world’s fastest growing industries: immersive technology.  

As everyone on the planet can imagine right now, this year is different. VRDays will pull out all stops to become the most immersive event of 2020, with the help and expertise of the very established Laval Virtual

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Immersive Funding Market: 

Harry Løvstrøm 
IFM Producer
+44 7 854 607 339

Press Accreditation:

Ami Tsang
Press relations
+31 6 1451 5755

About VRDays 

Stichting Dutch Virtual Reality Days was founded in 2015 with the goal to stimulate the production of VR content, to offer a platform for VR professionals and facilitate knowledge sharing on VR in Europe. In October 2015, the Stichting organized the first edition of VR Days. Its success was enormous: sold out, extensive media attention.

VR Days brings creators together with multiple sectors and investors to boost the content creation and business in this emerging industry. The Stichting aims to organise VR Days Europe on a structural basis, has an international scope and focuses on unlocking the potential of the European VR/AR/MR industry on a global level.

About Laval Virtual

Throughout the 21 years of its existence, Laval Virtual has established itself as a major facilitator for organisations in the VR/AR and immersive techniques sector. It gathers and leads a community of professionals through the organization of events and conference

programmes in Europe and Asia and provides various information services. In 2020, Laval Virtual organized a virtual version of its annual exhibition, with conferences and networking moments during 3 days. The Laval Virtual World welcomed 11,200 people from 22nd to 24th April 2020. The next show will take place in Laval, France from 14th to 18th April 2020.