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  • 2021 World DJ Festival With Smart VR and XR Technologies

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    2021 World DJ Festival, a contactless concert, will be held at Jangchung Gymnasium in Jung-gu, Seoul for three days from Sat, Oct. 9 to Mon, Oct. 11, 2021. In particular, performances by 44 of Korea’s top-tier DJ teams will be live streamed as XR performances via YouTube and the U+VR app to help the audience enjoy the event in a realistic atmosphere.

    The biggest feature of 2021 World DJ Festival is that the stages will be created using AR (augmented reality) along with VR (virtual reality) imaging and editing as well as XR (extended reality) technologies. The super realistic 360° performances will be staged on various spaces. This XR festival resolves the needs of performers and the audience to present and enjoy concerts even in the pandemic era.

    At 2021 World DJ Festival, 44 of Korea’s top-tier artists will stage their unique performances. The contactless performances will be streamed via YouTube and NAVER Now between 1 PM and 11 PM, and via the LG U+’s U+VR app (on Android) between 8 PM and 11 AM.

    1. Jangchung Gymnasium

    2. DJ performance (example)

    3. Festival stage (example)