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VR Awards 2019

Highlights, Media and Extras from 2019

Watch the 2019 Highlights

The VR Awards brings together top executives and pioneers from across the world every year, rolling out the red carpet award and providing a platform for recognising the very best talent in the immersive industry.

Drinks Reception

The VR Awards 2019, as per tradition, greeted over 300 international delegates dressed in black tie. As they arrived for the evening’s events, guests were treated to a complimentary glass of bubbly and had the opportunity to network before the official opening speeches and the night began.

Introduction Video

The VR Awards 2019 ceremony started with an incredible celebration of how far VR has come, and what immersion and XR means to our incredible set of VR Awards judges.

Accenture VR Lifetime Achievement Award

The third annual VR Awards meant a brand new category. Sponsored by Accenture, the Accenture VR Lifetime Achievement Award celebrates an individual with an outstanding contribution to virtual reality, this year, it was awarded to John Carmack.

2019 Dinner Menu

Starter

Creamed parsnip soup, honey & pecorino tortelloni, cumin oil, pickled parsnip, parsnip crisps.

Tomato, aubergine and basil tian, tomato tartare, charred aubergine puree, tomato mousse, aubergine crisp, basil puree. (V)

Main Dish

Game sausage roll, chestnut mash, braised Brussel sprouts, broccoli stalks, toasted chestnut, redcurrant jus.

Vegetarian Main Dish

Butternut fondant, wild mushroom & spring onion fricassee, red lentil dahl, spiced spinach, onion sauce, butternut crisps.

Dessert

Orange and lemon tart, mandarin gel, mandarin sorbet and citrus salad.

2019 3 Course Dinner

Live Entertainment

In 2019, Foxdog took to the stage and put our audience of experts to the test in an interactive robotic comedy set. Throughout the set, attendees worked together to create a cocktail from their seats using mobile controls.

The Award Ceremony

This year saw 13 winners take to the stage to accept their trophies and celebrate industry successes with other finalists. Highlights included the first presentation of the Accenture Lifetime Achievement Award to John Carmack, and the premiere of Doctor Who: Edge of Time.

John Carmack

The Accenture VR Lifetime Achievement Award

John Carmack
Consulting CTO, Oculus VR

Supported by:

Accenture
2019 VR Game of the Year Winner

A Fisherman’s Tale by Innerspace VR & ARTE France

VR Game of the Year

2019 VR Healthcare of the Year Winner

Fundamental Surgery

VR Healthcare of the Year

2019 VR Marketing of the Year Winner

Oasis Pocket Adventure: The Infrunite Slide by Backlight, Orangina Suntory & Marcel

VR Marketing of the Year

2019 Innovative VR Company of the Year Winner

Emblematic Group

Innovative VR Company of the Year

2019 VR Social Impact Award Winner

The 100% – Maggie’s Story by Springbok Entertainment

VR Social Impact Award

2019 Out-of-Home VR Entertainment of the Year Winner

War Remains by MWM Immersive & Flight School Studio

Out-of-Home VR Entertainment of the Year

2019 VR Hardware of the Year Winner

Quest by Oculus

VR Hardware of the Year

2019 VR Experience of the Year Winner

Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series – Episode I by ILMxLAB & Oculus Studios

VR Experience of the Year

2019 VR Enterprise Solution of the Year Winner

VR Enterprise Solution of the Year

VIROO: Virtualware Immersive Room by Virtualware

2019 VR Film of the Year Winner

Wolves in the Walls: It’s All Over by Fable Studio, Third Rail Projects & Oculus Story Studio

VR Film of the Year

2019 VR Education and Training of the Year Winner

Working at Height by Vodafone & Make Real

VR Education and Training of the Year

The After Party

Before the night comes to a close, the afterparty is your last chance to celebrate a triumphant year in VR. Featuring exclusive demos, music and a luxuruious lounge and open bar for VIPs.

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