Avinash Changa is VR-maker, director, and international speaker on the topic of Immersive works. He is founder of WeMakeVR, with notable productions such as ‘Ashes to Ashes’, ‘Meeting Rembrandt’ and most recently “Angels Of Amsterdam”. “Angels” was part of the official 78th Venice Biennale selection, and the first Dutch VR work ever to be selected for the competition. The work was also selected for the Netherlands Film Festival. Avinash is also involved in “The MetaMovie presents: Alien Rescue”, a live social VR experience which was selected for its world premiere during Raindance 2021. Currently he is working on the next generation of immersive experiences, including new live social VR performances, hybrid theater/vr, educational works, and hyper-realistic volumetrics. Since founding award-winning studio WeMakeVR in 2013 he’s become a much- requested speaker and guest for international conferences, TV-programs and other media covering the Immersive industry. Highlights include a 6-minute feature on BBC News Live, MIT’s EmTech, The Next Web, CodeMotion, and the Guangzhou International Innovation Festival in China. He often speaks about the role of Immersive Technologies such as AR, VR and MR in the future of other industries, and he’s passionate about it’s untapped potential. His mission is to bring meaningful applications and content to the world that improve quality of life for everyone.