Winners announced at the third annual AWE Asia event in Beijing
The third annual AWE Asia wrapped up last month after being hosted in two cities in China: Beijing and Dongguan in partnership with ARA. The Beijing event, held at the China National Convention Center, ended with the Auggie Awards ceremony distinguishing three organizations as the best-of-the-best in AR and VR.
The annual Auggie Awards have been the most recognized industry AR & VR awards in the world since 2010. This year’s AWE Asia Auggie Awards were presented in three categories:
- Best-of-Show Augmented Reality
- Best-of-Show Virtual Reality
- The ARA Creative Award
Last year’s Auggie Awards went to Shadow Creator, easyAR and Butterfly VR.
The 2017 AWE Asia Auggie Award for Best-in-Show Augmented Reality went to Joinpad. Since 2010, Joinpad has been developing Augmented Reality and Context Computing software solutions for the enterprise being 100% focused on the industrial field, having developed specific solutions in the following sectors: energy, transportation, telco, automotive and oil&gas with clients such as Siemens, ABB and T-Mobile.
The 2017 AWE Asia Auggie Award for Best-in-Show VR went to Ultron VR, a VR content design and development company, its headquarters are in Shanghai, China. Ultron VR has been offering complete hi-tech business solutions to clients, operating in sectors such as automobile, real estate, tourism and health-care and was selected for its driving simulation which was showcased on the expo floor at AWE Asia Beijing.
And finally the ARA Creative Award was presented to IVREAL, a Chongqing-based startup founded in 2016 which is providing cost-effective and time-efficient commercial mixed reality solutions including MR conference and MR live streaming.
A huge congrats to our three winners this year and to all of the participating organizations who were nominated for the 2017 AWE Asia Auggie Awards.