Shanghai International Film Festival

Find us @SIFF, Shanghai 11-19 June, 2016

Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF) is dedicated to build a global, diverse and prospective interactive platform that integrates the top elites in the industry. As the only competitive feature film festival in China, SIFF has also been identified as the fastest growing international film festival by the International Federation of Film Producers Association.
The World VR Forum is proud to team up with SIFF who commits to hold an exhibition that combines salon, forum and public experience for Virtual Reality. This one-week activity aims to bring together local and international leaders in VR industry and builds a communication platform in Asia. A divers program of experiences will be presented everyday to the public, and on June 13th, the SIFF’s VR summit will gather major players to open the conversation on capital aspects of Virtual Reality.






eugene chung

Eugene Chung

CEO, Penrose Studios
Carl guynette

Carl Guyenette

Philosophising futurist, computer scientist & creative technologist
David Whelan

David Whelan

CEO & Editor in Chief - VR Education
Salar shahna

Salar Shahna

Creative Director & CEO
emilien joly

Emilie Joly

Interaction Design, CEO - apelab

SIFF VR SUMMIT - 13th June

14:00 - 14:05 - OPENING SPEECH

14:05 - 14:20 - SHOOTING & DISTRIBUTING VR - Thomas Tang (Xiaomi)

Crafting cameras to shoot and channels to distribute.

Thomas Tang (Xiaomi)

14:20 - 14:35 - MIXING REALITIES - Daniel Seah (Digital Domain)

How visual effects blended with film and how they essential to VR for mixing realities?

Daniel Seah (Digital Domain)

14:35 - 15:00 - CHINESE MEDIA ECOSYSTEM - Karen Law (Digital Domain) / Jennifer Ma (Creasun) / Tony Tang (Motion Magic)

From film to VR, how China has built a coherent pipeline of production?

Karen Law (Digital Domain) / Jennifer Ma (Creasun) / Tony Tang (Motion Magic)

15:00 - 15:15 - BREAK THE MOVIE MOLD WITH VR MOVIES - Maureen Fan (Baobab Studio)

How we are breaking the movie mold with VR?

Maureen Fan (Baobab Studio)

15:15 - 15:35 - MAINSTREAMING VR - Stéphane Rituit, Ryan Horrigan (Felix & Paul) / Maureen Fan (Baobab Studio)

Presentation of Felix & Paul / Discussion

Stéphane Rituit, Ryan Horrigan (Felix & Paul) / Maureen Fan (Baobab Studio)

15:35 - 15:50 - FROM OCULUS TO PENROSE - Eugene Chung (Penrose Studio)

Erecting VR as a form of art

Eugene Chung (Penrose Studio)

15:50 - 16:05 - TRAVELLING TO SPACE - David Whelan (Immersive VR Education)

Appolo 11 VR – A trip to the moon and through VR film making

David Whelan (Immersive VR Education)

16:05 - 16:20 - MOTION CAPTURE FOR VIRTUAL REALITY - Andrew Tchesnok (Organic Motion)

Bringing life to CGI

Andrew Tchesnok (Organic Motion)

SIFF VR PARK - 11-19 June