The VR Awards’ judging process is undertaken by some of the most respected and experienced experts in the Virtual Reality industry.

Every nomination will be judged by our specialist panel on a points-based system. Each nominee is able to progress within their chosen category and the award winner will be announced at the awards ceremony.

Oversight of our jurors, judging criteria and judging policy is independently directed by the VR Advisory panel

Charlie Fink

Charlie Fink

Freelance, Consultant, Author & Speaker

Greg Ivanov

Greg Ivanov

Google, Head of AR, VR, Lens Partnerships EMEA

Lauren Selig

Lauren Selig

Tangled Little Dragon & Shake and Bake Productions, Founder

Helen Situ

Helen Situ

Virtual Reality Pop, Founder

Chris Dede

Chris Dede

Harvard University, Timothy E. Wirth Professor in Learning Technologies, Technology, Innovation, and Education

Rob Scott

Rob Scott

BBC Education, User Experience Architect

Martin Swant

Martin Swant

Adweek, Staff Writer

Cy Wise

Cy Wise

Co-Founder

Mary Matheson

Mary Matheson

Macondo Films, Film Director & Co-Founder

Eric Shamlin

Eric Shamlin

Media Monks, Partnerships Monk

James Batchelor

James Batchelor

GamesIndustry.biz, UK Editor

Alex Schwartz

Alex Schwartz

Co-Founder, Unnamed next venture

Shehani Fernando

Shehani Fernando

The Guardian Media Group, Director & Producer of VR Experiences

Patrick O’Luanaigh

Patrick O’Luanaigh

nDreams, Founder & CEO

Steve Bambury

Steve Bambury

Jess Dubai, Head of Digital Learning and Innovation

Michael French

Michael French

Games London, Head of Games

Joanna Popper

Joanna Popper

HP, Global Head of VR for Location based Entertainment

Tom Carter

Tom Carter

Ultrahaptics, CTO & Founder.

Jenn Duong

Jenn Duong

VR Director

David Swapp

David Swapp

University College London, Immersive VR Laboratory Manager

Luciana Carvalho Se

Luciana Carvalho Se

Beyond, Innovation Lead

Tipatat Chennavasin

Tipatat Chennavasin

Venture Reality Fund, General Partner

Ed Greig

Ed Greig

Deloitte Digital, Disruptor

Amber Osborne

Amber Osborne

Doghead Simulations, Chief Marketing Officer

Eyad Hamouieh

Eyad Hamouieh

Moore Stephens, Innovation & Technology Partner

Lisa Bell

Lisa Bell

Nvidia, Director of Business Development for Virtual Reality

Bobby Carlton

Bobby Carlton

Immersive Tech Consultant & Contributing Writer for VRScout

Iain Dodgeon

Iain Dodgeon

Wellcome Trust, Director, Science & Research Entertainment Exchange

Barry Downes

Barry Downes

Suir Valley Ventures, Managing Partner

Matt Sansam

Matt Sansam

Innovate UK, Innovation Lead Immersive Technology

Jade Williams

Jade Williams

Apache, Senior Producer

Hannah Blair

Hannah Blair

Founder, VRCalm

Antony Vitillo

Antony Vitillo

New Technology Walkers, AR/VR Consultant & Blogger

Anton Christodoulou

Anton Christodoulou

Imagination, CTO

Dr Ruth Conroy Dalton

Dr Ruth Conroy Dalton

Northumbria University, Professor of Visualisation

Dr Carlton Reeve

Dr Carlton Reeve

University of Bradford, Head of Media Design & Technology

Jan Korenko

Jan Korenko

Staffordshire University, Award Leader for VR Design

Nathan Brown

Nathan Brown

Tomorrow Never Knows, Co-founder & CEO

Dr Ana-Despina Tudor

Dr Ana-Despina Tudor

University of the Arts London, Course Leader MA Virtual Reality

Muki Kulhan

Muki Kulhan

Muki International, Founder

Kate McCallum

Kate McCallum

Vortex Immersion, Creative Development and Producer

Rob Yescombe

Rob Yescombe

Valve Corporation, Writer

Jennifer Cook

Jennifer Cook

Dreamscape Immersive, Head of Production

Dr Paul Chapman

Dr Paul Chapman

Glasgow School of Art, Head of the School of Simulation and Visualisation

Paul Jacobs

Paul Jacobs

Exertis, Director of Business Development & Innovation

James Knight

James Knight

AMD, Virtual Production Director

Dr Wendy Powell

Dr Wendy Powell

Tilburg University, Philip Eijlander Diversity Fellow and Associate Professor

Russell Harding

Russell Harding

Maze Theory, Creative Director

Lola Baretto

Lola Baretto

Autobotika, IP Developer & Content Director

Katie Goode

Katie Goode

Triangular Pixels, Creative Director

Gunita Kulikovska

Gunita Kulikovska

Vividly, CEO

Ian Baverstock

Ian Baverstock

Focal Point, Chairman

Nicola Rosa

Nicola Rosa

Accenture Digital, Extended Reality Strategy Lead

Tom Emrich

Tom Emrich

Super Ventures, VC & Wearable Expert

Kiira Benzig

Kiira Benzig

Double Eye Productions, Director & Producer

Andreas Jullison

Andreas Jullison

Fast Travel Games, PR & Marketing Manager

Dominic Collins

Dominic Collins

Jaunt XR, President, Product Engineering & International

Megan Gaiser

Megan Gaiser

Contagious Creativity, Principal

Jason Lovell

Jason Lovell

Captivate, Founder

Chris Freeman

Chris Freeman

AMRC with Boeing, Theme Lead for Digital Manufacturing

Kam Diba

Kam Diba

Reverge VR, Founder

Josh Naylor

Josh Naylor

Unity Technologies, Senior Evangelist

Sean Earley

Sean Earley

INSCALE, Virtual Reality Consultant

Steve Dann

Steve Dann

Amplified Robot, Founder/CEO

Samuel Huber

Samuel Huber

Admix.in, Founder and CEO

Stephanie Llamas

Stephanie Llamas

Super Data Research, Director of Research and Insights

Verity Mcintosh

Verity Mcintosh

University of the West of England, Senior Lecturer in Virtual & Extended Reality

Daniel Corey

Daniel Corey

ImageComics, Author

Steve Takle

Steve Takle

Editor at TheVirtualReport.biz

Andrew Douthwaite

Andrew Douthwaite

WEARVR, COO

Dr Vesna Brujic Okrectic

Dr Vesna Brujic Okrectic

Kingston University, Professor of Virtual Environments

Douglas North Cook

Douglas North Cook

Chatham University, Assistant Professor in Immersive Media

Kevin Williams

Kevin Williams

Founder KWP, Founding Chairman of DNA Association

Giuseppe Crugliano

Giuseppe Crugliano

CEO, PlayMagic

Stefano Petrullo

Stefano Petrullo

Founder, Renaissance PR

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