Oculus Connect

Oculus Connect

Loews Hotel in Hollywood, CA
September 23-25th, 2015

The Event

Oculus Connect 2 is our second annual developer conference where engineers, designers, and creatives from around the world come together to learn about the future of the Oculus platform and push virtual reality forward.

This year’s Connect will feature keynotes from Brendan Iribe, Michael Abrash, and John Carmack, plus everything developers need to know to launch on the Rift and Gear VR.


Attend talks from industry leaders pushing the cutting edge, and learn about the latest advancements in the field


Give and receive insight from fellow Oculus developers tackling the same challenges


Participate in design and engineering workshops with other attendees and the Oculus engineering team


Loews Hollywood Hotel

1755 N Highland Ave,
Hollywood, CA 90028

Los Angeles Airport

1 World Way,
Los Angeles, CA 90045


Super Shuttle

Lowes Hotel


  • Wednesday, September 23
  • Registration

  • Developer Lounge

  • Oculus Lounge

  • Sessions & Workshops

  • Welcome Reception

  • Thursday, September 24
  • Registration

  • Keynotes & Panels

  • Sessions & Workshops

  • Developer Lounge

  • Oculus Lounge

  • Connect 2 Party

  • Friday, September 25
  • Sessions & Workshops

  • Developer Lounge

  • Oculus Lounge


What is Oculus Connect 2?

Oculus Connect 2 is the second annual virtual reality developers’ conference hosted by Oculus. It’s designed to bring together VR developers across a variety of platforms and mediums to share, connect and collaborate in the interest of creating the best VR experiences.

Who should attend?

Oculus Connect 2 is open to everyone who has a passion for virtual reality and an interest in developing great virtual reality content. This includes VR developers, gaming, entertainment and cinematic content makers, innovators, creative thinkers, enthusiasts and more.

When is Oculus Connect 2?

Oculus Connect 2 is Wednesday, September 23 through Friday, September 25. The event schedule will be released in the near future.

Where is Oculus Connect 2?

Oculus Connect 2 will take place at the Loews Hollywood Hotel at 1755 N Highland Ave, Hollywood, CA 90028.

Are hotel rooms available?

A block of hotel rooms has been reserved at the Loews Hollywood Hotel (at a special event rate) and will be opened for reservations after registration opens.

When can I register?

The application and registration process will be announced in early July. Check back here on the Oculus Connect 2 website for more information.

How much does it cost to register?

Oculus Connect 2 registration fees will be $495 for early registration and $695 for general registration and on-site registration.

What discounts are available?

The early registration price is discounted $200 off the price of general registration.

Are accommodations included?

Accommodations are not included in the cost of conference attendance.

Should I bring my own dev kit?

If you plan to demo your content to other attendees during the conference, we recommend you bring your own dev kit and PC, as access to Oculus-offered demo stations will be limited. Likewise, if you want to show content to your peers, colleagues or new connections on Gear VR, you should bring your Gear VR and Samsung device.

What are the content tracks?

Content tracks have not been announced but will span a variety of media, platform focus and format.

Do I need to select a content track?

No, you do not need to select a content track.

How do I get to Oculus Connect 2?

Oculus Connect 2 takes place in Hollywood, CA. The nearest airports are the Los Angeles International Airport and Burbank Bob Hope Airport.

Driving From LAX
  • Head east on Century Boulevard to the 405 North entrance.
  • Take the 405 North to the 10 East. Exit on La Brea heading north.
  • Take La Brea up to Hollywood Boulevard.
  • Make a right on Hollywood Boulevard.
  • Make a left on Highland. The entrance will be on your left.

Driving From Burbank Airport
  • Take Vineland Ave and US-101 S to Johnny Grant Way in Hollywood, Los Angeles
  • Head west on Airport Dr. toward W Empire Ave, 0.3 mi / 2 min
  • Turn right onto W Empire Ave, .4 mi
  • Turn left onto Clybourn Ave, 262 ft
  • Turn right onto Vanowen St, 0.5 mi
  • Turn left onto Vineland Ave, 3.3 mi
  • Turn right to merge onto US-101 S toward Los Angeles, 2.8 mi
  • Take the exit toward Highland Ave/Hollywood Bowl, 0.4 mi
  • Merge onto Cahuenga Blvd W, 0.2 mi
  • Continue onto N Highland Ave, 0.7 mi
  • Turn right onto Johnny Grant Way
  • Take a quick right for the Loews Hotel Entrance

By Car

From the North
  • Take the 101 Freeway South
  • Exit on Highland South (a one way street)
  • Continue for less than a mile and turn right onto Johnny Grant Way to enter the Hollywood & Highland Complex
  • Take a quick right for the Loews Hotel Entrance

From the South
  • Head North on I-5 to I-405 or Head North and West to I-110 North
  • Connect to I-110 North through Downtown
  • Take the exit for 101 North to Hollywood
  • Exit Cahuenga towards the Hollywood Bowl
  • Sharp left onto N Cahuenga Blvd
  • Turn right onto Franklin Ave
  • Turn left onto N Highland Ave
  • Turn right onto Johnny Grant Way to enter the Hollywood & Highland Complex
  • Take a quick right for the Loews Hotel Entrance

By Train
  • The nearest MetroLink Rail Line access is the RED line, at Hollywood & Highland Station. www.metro.net
  • Amtrak rail service to Los Angeles terminates downtown at Union station. www.amtrak.com

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