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Ciaran Foley
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We're excited to announce the imminent arrival of our June Update. Check out this overview video to see some of the exciting things we've been working on. This is a sneak preview of the June update for The Grand Canyon VR Experience beta version. Try out early access here : HTC Vive : http://store.steampowered.com/app/407710 Oculus Rift : https://www2.oculus.com/experiences/rift/1208507739163035/
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Immersion, emotion & storytelling in Virtual Reality: How Immersive Entertainment is shaping the future of VR and AR http://www.immersiveent.com/blog/2015/12/1/ciaran-foley-uci-speech-nov-2015
Immersive Entertainment, Inc. CEO Ciaran Foley discusses the Company's perspective on creating high-impact experiences using Virtual Reality technology at UCI's CALIT2 November 2015 event. Transcript A quick question for everyone in the room. We've seen a lot of technology here. In fact, there are more letters and acronyms, I think, than any of us can internalize. Can someone name me the most important technology when it comes to...
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Hot on the heels of a successful showing at this year's SIGGRAPH 2015, Immersive Entertainment was honored to be among the exhibitors at VRLA's Summer Exposition held at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The team is gearing up for the commercial release of its upcoming Grand Canyon Experience. About VRLA VRLA is the leading virtual reality expo event in Los Angeles, home to one of the largest communities of VR developers, enthusi...
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Immersive Entertainment has been hard at work integrating a wide variety of improvements to The Grand Canyon VR Experience. Here is a peek at the next content update coming later this month: You begin your adventure from the newly redesigned campsite. Some of the new features to look forward to: * New starting area : the campsite! * Completely revamped dynamic sky & volumetric clouds system * Graphical improvements ...
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Immersive Entertainment is proud to be exhibiting at the E2: Evolution of Entertainment Conference at USC. About the E2: Evolution of Entertainment Conference E2: Evolution of Entertainment Conference is the flagship annual event for the student-run Business of Entertainment Association (BEA) at the Marshall School of Business. Now in its 9th year, the E2 Conference brings together students and media industry professionals to addres...
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Another small step towards deeper immersion in VR...
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....and it begins....

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Another very positive review for The Grand Canyon VR Experience! Hoopermation, thanks for taking the time to review and share - we appreciate the work you do to promote VR!
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We're going live on Early Access this Friday with The Grand Canyon VR Experience: http://store.steampowered.com/app/407710/
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Thanks to EyeOnBusiness, Kevin and David!
Immersive Entertainment CEO Ciaran Foley discusses the state of VR and AR as well as what the team's new startup has in the works with Kevin McDonald from Eye On Business TV.
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entrepreneur, investor, startup mentor
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Ciaran is an accomplished entrepreneur, having founded or served as an equity partner in numerous companies holding positions as CEO, COO or Board Member and has participated in advisory, project management, fundraising, business development, technical, sales and marketing roles. His clients have included NTT/Verio, AT&T, Mail Boxes, Etc., Hughes Raytheon, Disney, Kodak, and many others.
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ceo, founder, investor, startup mentor
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  • Immersive Entertainment, Inc.
    CEO, 2015 - present
    Southern California-based Immersive Entertainment, Inc. develops fully immersive Virtual Reality content targeted at the expected $150B dollar VR/AR market. We are capitalizing upon the strengths of a team that has deep experience in technology, the arts, gaming and VR as well as leveraging deep relationships with thought leaders in a number of verticals, including medical, training, education and enterprise. Our approach is one we call VR FIRST. Rather than adapt existing properties or communication styles to VR , we seek to leverage those qualities that truly set virtual reality apart from any other medium.
  • VisibleAction
    Founder, 2005 - present
    Currently work with a team to provide capital connections, intellectual investment and support for early stage technology companies. We partner with great teams to pursue innovative businesses in areas where we have significant experience and strong networks.
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