Rotterdam, Netherlands | Dec 05 2024

The largest global celebration of VR & AR. 8th International AIXR XR Awards.

With new categories, judges and support for 2024, there’s a whole world to explore with the worlds largest award show for Virtual & Augmented Reality.

The AIXR XR Awards are at the centre of recognition and celebration of outstanding achievement in virtual and augmented reality. Combined with year-round international initiatives, the AIXR XR Awards brings together a night of red carpet highlights, the celebration of excellence and unique access to the world’s most influential names throughout the industry..

This is your moment. Be part of it.


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16 stand out categories

In 2024  we are celebrating our 8th gathering of the globe’s biggest innovators to recognize ground-breaking projects that have redefined the immersive world. This year we are open to both VR & AR applications across an increased list of award winning categories.




Social Impact

Rising Company

Best Company










2024 Key Dates

Nominations Period

03 Apr 2024

Nominations Open

Nominations Briefing Webinar

30 April 2024

Nomination Briefing

Nominations Period

18 June 2024

Nominations Close

Finalist Announcement

25 July 2024

Finalists Announced

Judging Period

August 2024

Judging Period

Awards Ceremony

05 Dec 2024

Awards Ceremony

Explore Award Winning Case Studies

The impact of becoming a finalist at AIXR XR Awards


XR Game of the Year

Combat Waffle Studios


XR Education & Training of the Year

Norcat, CertiFire

Over 70 Expert Judges

Our judging panel is made up of industry-leading creatives in virtual reality. We have gathered experts in various sectors of XR, from academics, journalists, and creative directors to founders and C-Suite executives. We tailor and match our judges’ specific areas of expertise to our award categories in order to ensure that our judging is of the highest-possible quality.

Lou Pushelberg

Tom Ffiske

Founder, Immersive Wire

Michaela Holland

Michaela Ternasky-Holland

XR Director & Impact Producer

Marc Boothe

Managing Director & Founder, B3 Media


Amy Hedrick

Sophie Thompson

Co-Founder, Virtual Speech

Building the future of extended reality, together.

Join us this year!

Global Award Ceremony

Celebrating the most influential projects in the XR space. As an independent, AIXR XR Awards are the biggest celebration of the very best VR & AR has to offer from across the globe.

Unrivalled Networking

The AIXR XR Awards gather the world’s biggest and brightest innovators to recognize ground-breaking projects that redefined the immersive world and the way we interact with technology.

World  Premieres & Virtual Entertainment

The AIXR XR Awards features the most exciting line up yet, including never seen before world premieres and immersive entertainment across a fine dinning red carpet expereince.

Pushing VR to its Limits

Breaking the rules and limitations of traditional award shows, the AIXR XR Awards is designed to be inclusive of the community from across the world, across all B2B categories.

What they say

Hear from previous attendees about their experience with the AIXR XR Awards.


The XR Awards is a very important event for us and we’re so excited to see all the great companies participating.

—  Google

VR Scout Logo

Some of XR’s biggest luminaries in attendance all there to celebrate some of the outstanding milestones in the industry.

—  VR Scout

Oculus Logo

A great event that brings the XR community together to celebrate each other’s success.

— Meta


The XR Awards is a fun and sophisticated event that truly connected all facets of this burgeoning industry.

— Cloudhead Games

VR Scout Logo

Can’t thank the judges, the organisers and the community enough for the passion that has gone into this event.

— Magnopus

Virtualware Logo

The celebration of the Oscars in Virtual & Augmented reality. Unforgettable red carpet night.

— Virtualware

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