- 8th year in the USA
- 5,000 attendees
- 200 speakers
- 5 speaker tracks
- 200 exhibitors
- Over 100,000 sq. ft. expo
- Educating and boosting awareness about the real power of AR
- Connecting the best talent around the world with the best in AR
- Hatching AR initiatives and helping bring them to market
AWE (Augmented World Expo) is the world's largest conference and expo dedicated to AR (augmented reality) and VR (virtual reality).
The event takes place in Santa Clara, California bringing together a mix of CEOs, CTOs, designers, developers, creative agencies, futurists, analysts, investors, and top press in a fantastic opportunity to learn, inspire, partner, and experience first hand the most exciting industry of our times.
AR and VR are bringing superpowers to the people and this year we are on a mission to highlight how to use these Superpowers to Change the World. This year’s conference and expo will showcase speakers, startups and organizations who are using AR & VR to drive economic growth, encourage empathy and collaboration, democratize healthcare and education, and promote sustainability in the world.
AWE USA 2017 by the Numbers
AWE USA 2016 was the largest ever exposition of Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and wearable technology with over 200 demos, 200 speakers, and nearly 4,000 attendees! The press dubbed it “The Consumer Electronics Show of the Future. The increasingly Near Future” (USA Today). Exhibitors took advantage of the passionate and knowledgeable audience to establish leadership positions in the market.
Previous AWE USA events
AWE is also in Europe and China!
AWE EU 2017 will take place October 19-20, 2017 in Munich, Germany. In 2016, AWE hosted 1,000 attendees, 80 speakers and 50 exhibitors including: Bosch, RE'FLEKT, innovation.rocks, twnkls, Vuforia, Catchoom, Wikitude, VividWorks, Meta, Splash, Epson, SoftKinetic, ODG, Lufthansa, Chrysler, Vuzix, Fraunhofer and more. View the full agenda, and list of speakers and exhibitors at www.aweeu.com.
In 2016, AWE held its second annual event in Xi'an, China on September 24-25 hosting 3,000 attendees, 50 speakers and 50 exhibitors including: Hiscene, Shadow Creator, Bluester Technology, Seek Light Technology, Unity, Vuforia, Pikkart, Joinpad, DAQRI, eMagin, ViewAR and more. The event was co-produced with ARA (the Augmented Reality China Association). View the full agenda and list of speakers and exhibitors at www.aweasia.com.
Connect with AWE
Stay up to date with the latest developments by signing to the AWE newsletter, following @ARealityevent on Twitter and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/augmentedrealityevent, and watch over 300 videos from previous events on our YouTube Channel.
AWE is produced by AugmentedReality.ORG a 501 (c) (6) non-profit organization. All profits are reinvested in AR.ORG’s services.
Our Mission: Advancing Augmented Reality to Advance Humanity. Our Goal: 1 billion active users of AR by 2020.
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