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The organisers behind the VR Awards announce international not for profit, The Academy of International Extended Reality (AIXR)

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Press Team

29 Jan 2019 | 2 min read

London, UK – Jan 29, 2019

Expanding beyond virtual reality and the VR Awards, AIXR is to provide support to the entire XR industry.

AIXR, The Academy of International Extended Reality, is a dedicated not for profit that exists to support individuals and companies of all sizes as the International Trade Body for immersive technology industries. Through AIXR’s insights initiative, which includes articles, case studies, podcasts, and events for its members, AIXR will proactively support, inspire and enable innovators and bring together all members of the immersive industries.

The creative team behind AIXR have been heavily involved with supporting the VR community with the VR Awards, which is now in its third year. AIXR is the natural progression of the team’s efforts to see the immersive tech industry continue to grow.

As well as access to Insights, members of AIXR will be given discounts on partner events and corporate perks. To become a member, visit AIXR’s website: https://aixr.org/

Chief Executive of AIXR, Daniel Colaianni (previously Executive Producer, VR Awards) said: “AIXR is an incredibly important step for the growth of immersive industries, what we’re doing here is providing fully independent, community first, accessible support to students, freelancers, and companies no matter their size.”

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For any press and media enquiries, please contact:
Caelin Toms
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About AIXR

AIXR is an independent, community first, not for profit organisation that exists to support individuals and companies of all sizes as the International trade body for immersive technology industries. AIXR or, The Academy of International Extended Reality, hosts the VR Awards annually. AIXR’s mission is to support individuals and companies in the immersive industry by endorsing, inspiring, and enabling innovators through removing barriers to entry and connecting a diverse collection of trades together.

About VR Awards

The VR Awards is at the centre of recognition and celebration of outstanding achievement in VR. Combined with year-round international initiatives, the VR Awards brings together a night of red carpet highlights, the celebration of excellence and unique access to the world’s most influential names in immersive technology.

The VR Awards is an unmissable awards ceremony and dinner for a wide range of decision making professionals from various industries across the world. On the night of the VR Awards, 300 delegates from the most influential backgrounds of VR are in attendance, along with an increased presence through live streaming and online media partners.

The VR Awards is overseen by AIXR’s independent VR Advisory panel

About the author:

AIXR is an independent, community first, not for profit organisation that exists to support individuals and companies of all sizes as the International trade body for immersive technology industries. AIXR or, The Academy of International Extended Reality, hosts the VR Awards annually. AIXR’s mission is to support individuals and companies in the immersive industry by endorsing, inspiring, and enabling innovators through removing barriers to entry and connecting a diverse collection of trades together.

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