SDCC 2019 – Comic-Con Tech Playground, Future Tech Live, Returns!

San Diego Comic Con is celebrating their 50th anniversary by bringing Future Tech Live back to the Omni Hotel!

In the Future Tech Live lounge you’ll find your ticket to Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Gaming, Robotics, and more! For their fourth year at the convention the lounge intends to make their biggest splash yet!

Future Tech Live is also setting up a second location within the Marriot Marquis Marina Hotel, Pacific Ballrooms 17-19, featuring an Esports Lounge. Within the Esports Lounge, you can enjoy Esports, pro teams, and various celebrities. This exhibit is made possible by the partnership with Greenlit Media, Hyper X, Alienware, Microsoft, Shacknews, State Farm, and Honda.

They’ll have a charity livestream, celebrity appearances, daily tournaments, prizes from HyperX, prizes from Alienware. Not a professional gamer? Well attendees are also allowed to hang out, compete, or play casually in PC or console.

Tournaments will take place for Apex Legends, Tekken 7, Soul Calibur VI, Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite, Brawlhalla, Mortal Kombat 11, Injustice 2 and more. The festivities will be livestreamed on Twitch and Mixer.

Additionally, Future Tech Live has expanded their space to make room for more opportunities and activations for the attendees. This gave them plenty of room for what they are calling a “Space Zone”. There attendees will get the ability to walk on the moon in a virtual lunar mission, visit UCSD’s planetarium, and virtually travel to the International Space Station.

On the first day, they are even having a Blockchain gathering, so if you are a little unaware of what crytocurrency is, then you can learn more at Future Tech Live!
Future Tech Live has partnered with film studios, television networks, gaming companies, scientists, space explorers, publishers, designers, influencers, and innovators to produce a brand new experience. 

University of California San Diego, The San Diego Air & Space Museum, The Fleet Science Center, and Sony.

Lastly, if you are looking for something a little more personal, check out Future Tech Live‘s panels.

Thursday, July 18 10:00a.m. – 11:00a.m. @ Indigo Ballroom, Hilton San Diego Bayfront
Unreal Gaming: A Deep Dive of the Engine that Rules them all

Talking about, and taking a dive into the use of the Unreal Engine.

Thursday, July 18 6:00p.m. – 7:00p.m. @ Room 5AB
The Ever-expanding World of Esports

Talking about the growth of Esports over the past years, and what will happen to the industry as it continues to grow.

Friday, July 19 6:30p.m. – 7:30p.m. @ Room 5AB
Rising Stars in Tech – Drivers of Innovation and Entertainment

Talking about what is new, and what is coming in the field of Gaming, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Artificial Intelligence, and Robotics.

Saturday, July 20 5:30p.m. – 6:30p.m. @ Room 5AB
Game as a Pro – 3.0

Learn from Team Liquid what it takes to be an Esports Pro, or other positions in the gaming world.

Saturday, July 20 8:00p.m. – 9:00p.m. @ Room 25ABC
The Year in Space and Beyond

Talking developments, and discoveries of the year in space. Including the taking of a picture of the Black Hole, finding new exoplanets, and proof of quantum entanglement.

Sunday, July 21 3:00p.m. – 4:00p.m. @ Room 24ABC
Hollywood & Emerging Tech – The Evolution of Entertainment 3.0

Hollywood and technology merge and revolutionizes how media reaches the masses.

Find out more about the event HERE!

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