REGISTRATION

HOW TO REGISTER FOR THE EVENT?

Match XR 2020 is available both in AltspaceVR (virtual reality) and through a live stream on Youtube. Either way you choose to participate,
the first thing you need to do is to register for the event in Eventbrite:

 

After registering in Eventbrite, you can choose which way you want to participate to the event:

 

JOIN THE EVENT IN VIRTUAL REALITY

If you want to join us in virtual reality with your own headset or desktop*, download AltspaceVR app, sign up and RSVP to our Match XR 2020 Altspace-event on AltspaceVR app already before the event day.

Match XR 2020 consists of two separate spaces that are linked through portals inside of AltspaceVR. To make sure that you can access the event, please RSVP to both spaces before the event starts.

(IMPORTANT: Read detailed instructions below!)

Minimum system requirements for AltspaceVR on PC desktop:

  • Memory: 4 GB.
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT.
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-650.
  • AltspaceVR — The Social VR App File Size: 500 MB.
  • OS: Windows 7 SP1 or Newer
    (AltspaceVR does not yet support Mac OS)

You will also need speakers/headphones and a mic for communication situations.

JOIN THE EVENT BY WATCHING LIVE STREAM

The whole event is streamed to Youtube, so you can also attend Match XR 2020 by following our live stream.

How to join the event in AltspaceVR?

1. DOWNLOAD ALTSPACEVR

Download AltspaceVR from Steam Store or Windows Store.
For Oculus Quest users AltspaceVR is available in Oculus Store.


2. CREATE A PROFILE

Launch AltspaceVR and sign-up. Sign-up is disabled in browser, so you need to do it inside AltspaceVR app.


3. RSVP TO MATCH XR 2020 EVENT

Log into your profile on AltspaceVR website. (Notice that the activation of your account may take a 10-20 minutes and you might not be able to log in straight after signing up in the application.) Go to the Match XR event pages (both Presentations space and Networking and Expo space) and click the RSVP button (RSVP changes to Interested when clicked).


4. ATTEND MATCH XR 2020 EVENT

Launch AltspaceVR and log in (if you are not already logged in). Navigate to the event by going:

Menu -> Events -> Interested

… and choose to enter Match XR event.

 

You can find more information about using AltspaceVR on their help portal – click here.

Got questions?

In case you face any issues while using AltspaceVR and attending the event, try visiting our FAQ page. On this page you can find frequently asked questions and answers about using AltspaceVR and VR Pavilion Finland. Hope it is useful for you!

Please note that AltspaceVR has also their own help center, where you can find answers to various questions about using AltspaceVR:
go to AltspaceVR’s help center with this link.

If you still cannot find answers to your questions, you can always send us your question via email: [email protected]