2023 Events-Calendar

Here you will find a wide variety of events.
Festivals, meetup, accelerator, hackathon or Hybrid Events You Should Not Miss
TechvangArt will update the events list periodically.,
So If you have an unmissable or some Unseen and Inaudible format of event where Art is mixed with Technology and Science we are waiting for a message about it…
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TMRW
8-10 February, Dubai

TMRW is a 3-day CRYPTO, NFT, and METAVERSE conference in Dubai that brings together 40.000+ in-person and online attendees and 80+ speakers to focus on the most interesting trends in blockchain and crypto.

More info on official page

The FEDORA Prizes Biennale
10 FEBRUARY, Palais Garnier in Paris


The FEDORA Prizes Biennale winners will be announced on Friday, 10 February 2023 at the Award Ceremony at the Palais Garnier in Paris. This event will launch the celebration of FEDORA’s 10-year anniversary. Since 2013, the FEDORA Prizes encourage the next generation of talent to bring the unexpected to the stage. The four established prizes (Opera, Dance, Education and Digital) support cutting-edge artistic projects that promote international collaboration, creativity, social integration and intercultural dialogue, as well as digital innovation on and beyond the stage
FEDORA Prizes Biennale event will be available to stream online thanks to the collaboration with Vialma for international audiences to be inspired by the winning-projects.
More info on official page

GatherVerse Summit
21-23 February, online

A 3 day virtual global event for interested communities to gathering to discuss human centered approaches to the much discussed metaverse and emerging technologies.
More info on official page.
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SXSW
March 10-19, Austin, Texas

South by Southwest® (SXSW®) celebrates the convergence of tech, film, music, education, and culture. An essential destination for global professionals, the annual March event features Conference sessions, Film & TV Festival screenings, Music Festival showcases, world-class Exhibitions, competitions, Awards ceremonies, and much more. Experience unparalleled discovery, learning, professional development, and networking with creatives from around the world at SXSW.
More info on official page

Asian Film Award Ceremony
12 March, Hong Kong Palace Museum

The Asian Film Awards was inaugurated in 2007, with members of AFAA drawn from past nominees and winners. The category of awards includes Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor and Best Actress. Members vote for the Asian Film Awards and participate in various AFAA activities involving film professionals and audiences worldwide.
More info on official page:

Virtuality Web3 Summit
March 16 – 17, Paris

The international Business Event dedicated to web3 and metaverse Industries. Blockchain – Virtual Worlds – XR
More info on official page

Metaverse Fashion Week
March 28-31 2023

Metaverse Fashion Week Returns in Spring 2023 To Highlight Advances in Digital Fashion & Interoperability

Metaverse Fashion Week (MVFW) will be held from March 28-31, 2023, concluding the Spring/Summer Fashion season on virtual catwalks. Pioneered by Decentraland and UNXD, a leading immersive art & culture platform, in collaboration with the Spatial and OVER metaverses, MVFW23 invites the global community to experience the latest advancements in metaversal interoperability and digital fashion.
The curatorial theme of MVFW23 is ‘Future Heritage,’ a challenge to connect the next generation of creators and traditional fashion designers, showing the potential of fashion to bridge realities and worlds.
Follow Decentraland on Twitter and the event hashtag, #MVFW23, and join our Discord to learn more. For fashion brands, designers and retailers interested in participating in MVFW23, feel free to apply via https://forms.monday.com/forms/5efe0a00c137e94958e946b33a34edad?r=use1
More info here

World Literacy Summit
April 2-4, 2023 in Oxford, UK

The World Literacy Summit brings together leaders from 85 countries representing over two-thirds of the world’s population, and all with a single focus – advocating, championing, and educating on the vital importance of improving literacy levels across the globe.
Early bird registration ends February 15, 2023.
More info: www.worldliteracysummit.org

NewImages Festival
5-9 April 2023, Paris

The biggest international competition for XR Creators, NewImages Festival.
Dedicated to digital creation and to virtual worlds, NewImages Festival combines a rich professional component with a program open to all audiences. With prizes at stake, its international XR competition is submitted to a jury of creators and professionals. Its XR Financing Market brings together leading actors in the XR industry around a selection of projects open to all immersive formats. The festival also supports immersive creator and its industry by initiating collaborations, under the form of VR creation residencies, with other countries and regions of the world, such as Taiwan (Kaohsiung Film festival and TAICCA) and Africa.
NewImages Festival is produced and organized by the Forum des images, the cultural institution of the
City of Paris, dedicated to cinema and digital creation.
Website: https://newimagesfestival.com/en/
TechvangArt: NewImages Festival 2022: The Winners

Laval Virtual Festival
12 – 16 April
Laval, France

Laval Virtual, the exhibition dedicated to VR/AR/XR & Metavers technologies
Laval Virtual, the first event dedicated to immersive technologies (virtual reality, augmented reality) which gathers the all European AR/VR community since 1999
More info on official page

AWE Conferences – May, August, October

A series of major conferences and exhibitions (USA, EU, Asia) featuring the leading XR companies and speakers and the best networking in XR
More info on official page:
AWE US – 31 May – 2 June, Santa Clara, California https://www.awexr.com/usa-2023/
AWE Asia – 30-31 August, Singapore https://www.aweasia.com/
AWE EU – 24-25 october, Vienna, Austria https://www.awexr.com/eu-2023/

TRIBECCA FESTIVAL
June 7-18, New York City

Tribeca exhibits immersive (XR) projects throughout the festival to showcase new forms and uses of emerging media, highlighting innovation in storytelling across a variety of platforms. These may range from virtual, mixed and augmented reality projects, 360 films, 3D films, interactive digital or multi platform projects, immersive multimedia installations, immersive audio, augmented live performances, virtual worlds. Submissions will be considered for the Tribeca Immersive Exhibition.
More info on official page:https://tribecafilm.com/festival/submissions

Annecy Festival
June 11- 17, 2023

Over the course of its 60 years, the Annecy Festival has established itself as a global event dedicated to animation, bringing together the most esteemed professionals from the sector to celebrate animation’s creative and diverse styles and techniques.
More info on official page

Metaverse Summit
June 12-13, Paris

The 2-days event hosts a wide variety of activities including talks and workshops by top entrepreneurs and experts. The exhibition hall will host companies, startup and project showcase, an occasion to network and find business opportunity.
More info on official page

SIGGRAPH
6-10 August, Los Angeles

The premier conference and exhibition on computer graphics and interactive techniques.
In 2023, SIGGRAPH celebrate 50 years of conferences
Celebrate computer graphics excellence at SIGGRAPH 2023, taking place in Los Angeles and online starting 6 August. Make bold predictions for the future while reflecting on our journey to 50 years of SIGGRAPH conferences. Attend in-person or view livestreamed sessions virtually, and connect with your community of professionals turned lifelong friends. Be the first to know about the latest conference updates by bookmarking the SIGGRAPH 2023 website.
More info on official page

Venice International Film Festival
30 August – 9 September 2023, Lido di Venezia

The aim of the Festival is to raise awareness and promote international cinema in all its forms as art, entertainment and as an industry, in a spirit of freedom and dialogue. The Festival also organises retrospectives and tributes to major figures as a contribution towards a better understanding of the history of cinema
More info on official page

View Conference
15-20 Oct. 2023, Torino, Italy

VIEW Conference and VIEWFest is the premiere international event in Italy on Computer Graphics, Interactive Techniques, Digital Cinema, 2D/3D Animation, VR and AR, Gaming and VFX. VIEW will continue to focus on exploring the increasingly fluid boundary between real and digital worlds. Through lectures, meetings, tributes, exhibits, screenings and demo presentations VIEW will reveal the new digital frontier sweeping from cinema to architecture, from automotive design to advertisement, from medicine to videogames.
More info on official page

Infinity Festival
DTA, Hollywood

Infinity Festival Hollywood is an annual, multi-day event that celebrates “STORY ENABLED BY TECHNOLOGY.” Since 2018, Infinity Festival has grown to become the premiere, and only event that unites the talent behind Hollywood storytelling with the power of Silicon Valley technology. IF hosts keynotes, panels, presentations, showcases, demonstrations and screenings of exclusive content being created by and for the latest tech. Infinity Festival features the latest in: Metaverse, Web3, AI, XR, OTT, Film, TV, Audio, Animation, Music, 5G, Gaming, NFTs, fine art and more with the leading talent from each of these industries.
More info on official page

Raindance Immersive
DTA, London

Raindance is celebrating all independent XR creators, game developers, virtual world builders and performers with the festival’s Raindance Immersive Awards. The awards celebrate the creativity, ingenuity, and artistry expressed in immersive storytelling, game design and virtual world building over the last year.
More info on official page

FESTIVAL D’AVIGNON
DTA, Avignon

Founded in 1947 by Jean Vilar, the Festival d’Avignon is one of the most important contemporary performing arts events in the world. Every year in July, Avignon becomes a city-theater, transforming its architectural heritage into various majestic and surprising performance venues, welcoming tens of thousands of theater-lovers of all ages. The Festival manages to bring together a popular audience and cutting-edge international creation. Avignon is also a state of mind: the city is an open-air forum where festival-goers discuss the shows and share their experiences as spectators. For a month, everyone can have access to a contemporary and living culture. More info on official page