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WXR | January 25, 2018
Do you have guidance, research, interviews or opinion pieces you would like to share with the WXR community? We are now open to submissions!
Meet the founders of the 1st wxr cohort
WXR | January 7, 2018
On Jan. 6th, we held the inaugural WXR Pitch Showcase to highlight our 1st WXR Founder Cohort, featuring eight of the top women Founders in the immersive tech industry and their startups across the spectrum of virtual reality and augmented reality. We hosted the Pitch Showcase event in social VR venue AltspaceVR...
Women in XR Startup Pitch Fest
ALTSPACEVR | January 6, 2018
Join us for the Women in XR Fund's inaugural virtual event! Hear pitches straight from the founders of some of the top women-led VR/AR startups and feedback from a panel of experts including Marco DeMiroz of the Venture Reality Fund and Jesse Draper of Halogen Ventures....
Leveling the playing field: from reality tech to reality itself
BY MALIA PROBST, MARTINA welkhoff, and abby albright
VRSCOUT | November 10, 2017
You can’t go on social media or turn on the news these days without being taken aback by a barrage of stories revolving around sexism. First-hand accounts of how women have been discriminated against, assaulted, or even raped are pouring out of all parts of our culture. Even our own VR/AR community has been affected by sex and gender discrimination....
LET'S PROVE THE FUTURE IS FEMALE AND ALTER REALITY
BY MALIA PROBST and martina welkhoff
VRSCOUT | May 15, 2017
The virtual reality industry has a huge opportunity. While the VR/AR space is forming, we have a chance to do things differently. It is a sad state of affairs in the technology industry at large. Women make up less than 20% of the tech space, and only 3% of female students say they would consider a career in tech. In the venture capital space, it is even worse...
Women in xr Venture Fund announcement
VRLA | April 26, 2017
Women in XR Venture Fund is announced at VRLA 2017. WXR exists to elevate female founders and advance equality in the immersive tech industry and beyond. Hear more with Martina Welkhoff, Founder of ConveneVR and Malia Probst, partner at VRScout...