We are pleased to announce the winners of the second edition of Rockstar Paris, dedicated to Immersive Technologies!

In partnership with Orange and Reed Smith, Rockstar Paris #VR took place on December 12th at Spaces Réaumur and welcomed 100 participants from the VR, AR & MR ecosystem.

The 8 startups’ finalists pitching during the event were chosen among the 50 applications received from 15 countries. They pitched their business in front of the audience and to a jury of potential partners and investors composed of UNI-XR, HTC Vive, Elaia Partners, Orange Digital Ventures & XRBasefund.

The two winners are:

Uptale (France): DIY 360° gamified real-life experiences in Virtual Reality for Learning

 

SmartVR Studio (France): Studio dedicated VR, editing VR games and experiences for VR arcades

 

Uptale was selected as the best startup from the jury whereas SmartVR Studio was selected by the audience after voting through RockstarParisBot on Telegram.

They will receive personalised mentoring from Orange, Reed Smith & Audiens on their strategy and international market development, tickets for Virtuality Paris (8-10 February 2018) as well as a 6 months membership to Spaces coworking. Uptale will also get 3 monts incubation at Commune Image VR, Europe’s first business incubator dedicated to Virtuality Reality creation.

We’d like to thank all participants for coming to this special evening, but especially our partners (Orange & without whom it would have not been possible!

The next edition of Rockstar Paris will take place on February 12th and is dedicated to esports.

Stay tuned for more information!