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Capital Factory

701 Brazos Street

Austin, USA TX 78701

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UK Immersive Pitch & Demo at SXSW 2019


US and international commissioners, distributors, investors and potential collaborators are invited to join some of the UK’s top immersive content creators for an afternoon of business-focussed lightning talks, XR prototype demonstrations, networking and cocktails.

This event is part of the UK Research and Innovation US Immersive Mission and the Arts Council England and British Underground Future Art and Culture programme, and is powered by Digital Catapult.

Event Schedule

2:00 pm - Registration and Networking
2:30 pm - Pitch Session
4:00 pm - Networking and XR Demos
5:00 pm - Event Close

Pitch Session

Representatives from some the UK’s most exciting commercial, cultural and academic organisations, currently working in the immersive space, will take the stage at Capital Factory to make lighting talks.

Speakers - UK Immersive Pitch & Demo at SXSW 2019


Sharing overviews of their ground-breaking new projects and pitching for support to an invited audience of over 100 influencers, producers, technologists, and investors from the creative and immersive technology industry, presentations include:


XR Prototype Demos

Featuring early-stage and experimental work funded by UKRI, the demos aim to explore the future of immersive content.

Demos - UK Immersive Pitch & Demo at SXSW 2019


Explore an English heritage site that rivals Stonehenge, search for ghosts in the Capital Factory and examine artifacts from the Glasgow School of Art’s iconic Mackintosh Building, which was tragically burnt to the ground in 2018 - amongst other exciting new immersive experiences:


A note on attendance

This is a free event, which means we overbook to allow for no-shows and to avoid empty seats. While we generally do not have to turn people away, this does mean we cannot guarantee everyone a place. Admission is on a first come, first served basis.


Photo by Giu Vicente on Unsplash


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701 Brazos Street

Austin, USA TX 78701

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