1) Introduce people from historically underrepresented groups to the VR/AR industry: make your first connection, attend your first meetup, network and get hands-on experience
2) Normalize the presence and contributions of historically underrepresented groups in the VR/AR field
3) Harassment-free spaces and events for historically underrepresented groups and their allies
Who attends our events: Beginners, professionals, academics, artists, students, coders, designers, sound engineers, composers, etc of all levels.
What you'll find at our events: Educational opportunities, workshops & talks on a variety of VR/AR design & development topics, demos of VR (and possibly AR) experiences made by local creators.
Our meetup group is a safe, inclusive, harassment-free space, regardless of gender, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, or religion (or lack thereof). We do not tolerate harassment of participants in any form. For more information, read through our Code of Conduct located here (http://www.vrarcollective.com/code-of-conduct).
Check out our website (http://www.vrarcollective.com) for more info about our community, our goals and more information about volunteering with us or sponsoring an event.
Follow us on Twitter (https://twitter.com/VRARCollective) for links to resources, new projects, event announcements & info about other VR/AR events in the Puget Sound area.