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Join our Immersive Trade Mission to
the VR/AR Global Summit
Online Conference and Expo


Attention UK VR/AR companies: Register to join the UK's Department for International Trade team in San Francisco (DIT SF) on its first virtual Immersive Trade Mission, 16 to 18 September 2020.


The DIT SF Creative and Media team will help UK mission companies sell into US companies, develop US expansion strategies, and network with high-level executives in the VR/AR industry.


The centerpiece of the mission, the VR/AR Global Summit, is one of the industry's largest, fastest growing immersive tech events, connecting the best virtual reality and augmented reality solution providers with enterprise and media entertainment companies.  The June 2020 summit had 11,000+ attendees, 250+ speakers and exhibitors, and thousands of interactive one-on-one meetings and networking sessions across three time zones.  DIT SF is a Summit sponsor.


Mission companies will have the exclusive opportunity to:

  • Have a virtual presence in the GREAT Britain booth on the virtual expo floor
  • Demo services and products at the summit
  • Arrage meetings with buyers and attendees via the Summit's meet-to-match system
  • Participate in DIT-exclusive breakout sessions with keynote speakers, industry thought leaders and conference attendees


Benefits of participating in DIT SF's virtual trade mission:

  • Be one of up to 10 companies specially selected to be part of the mission
  • Pre-mission briefing
  • Access to VR/AR Global Summit's three day event programme and associated benefits of DIT SF's sponsorship
  • Brand exposure 
  • Direct engagement with in-market innovation leaders and transformative technologies
  • Ongoing business development support from DIT SF to facilitate export sale


Cost and Timeline:

  • Applications close: 21 August 2020
  • Companies will be notified: week of 24 August 2020
  • Payment of £275+VAT per person due by: 28 August 2020


Terms and Conditions:

Application to attend the mission does not guarantee selection, which is determined through a competitive review process.  Acceptance is non-transferable.


Click here to apply


For questions please contact:

Cindy Fabian
Vice Consul, Creative & Media

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