The sixth annual IMERSA Summit continues an ongoing conversation about immersive digital cinema for entertainment, education, research science and arts.


Reshaping Our Space: Fulldome and Beyond



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  • The present and future of immersive content
  • Defining our medium
  • Business stories
  • Building your audience
  • Thinking outside the dome




  • Professional development activities
  • 8K technology demonstrations
  • Convergence, cross-platforming and standards discussions
  • Immersive Cinema; Capture, Production, Distribution and Display
  • Industry research and innovation reports
  • Best of the Best International Fulldome Festival winners
  • Networking - networking - networking









Detailed agenda here

February 25th (Wednesday)

  • Pre-Summit workshops and meetings, 
  • AFDI (Association of Fulldome Innovators), IFAA (International Fulldome Arts Alliance), GSCA (Giant Screen Cinema Association), IMERSA (business meetings).
  • IPS Data to Dome workshop
  • Evening live performance CEREMONY


February 26th (Thursday)    

  •  Fulldome professional development workshops and seminars. 


February 27th (Friday)    

  • Fulldome professional development workshops and seminars.
  • Pro.Show networking event,
  • 2015 recognition banquet.
  • Neurodome
  • Bella Gaia: Beautiful Earth by Kenji Williams
  • 8K screenings at the Fiske Planetarium Boulder.


February 28th (Saturday)

  • Fulldome professional development workshops and seminars.
  • Trip to Fiske Planetarium, 8K dome
  • imersaLive presentation of The Kepler Story with Nina Wise


March 1st (Sunday) Forum 2015,

  • Brunch and meet-up sessions
  • no host dinner.



  • Easy to access from Denver International Airport
  • Catch the free shuttle to the Holiday in Denver East hotel
  • Discount rates are still available but some nights are sold out.
  • Please contact the hotel for details


Who will attend? 

Delegates from all facets of the immersive media marketplace

  • Dome, Giant Screen, 3D and curved screen theater operators
  • Museum and science center professionals
  • Media producers and distributors
  • Audiovisual and technical integratorsurich-0001
  • Themed entertainment community




Your Summit registration supports IMERSA projects for the entire year.

Summit registration includes; all presentations and workshops, your annual individual membership and the annual banquet.

  • Daily rate; $200 per day, Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday
  • Full Summit registration is $800

Please watch for details on registration, schedule and program. For inquiries, please email




  • “After 30 years in the business, I don't think I've ever experienced four days with more useful production and presentation information presented in such a well organized manner.”

    Craig McCaw,

  • “This is fast becoming my favorite conference”  

    Rod Kennedy

  • “ Very cool! Great job and conference!!! See you for SURE next year”

    Glenn Smith, Sky-Skan Europe

  • “In 35 years of conference going the richest experience I have had in terms of both quality of content and people delivering it.”

    John Mizon, Schindler Ltd.


  • Giant Screen Cinema Association
  • Great Lakes Planetarium Society
  • International Fulldome Arts Alliance (IFAA)
  • International Planetarium Society
  • Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival
  • SAT - The Society of Arts and Technology
  • The Art, Research, Technology and Science Laboratory
  • Themed Entertainment Association

Media Partners

  • Fulldome Database
  • Informal Learning Review
  • InPark Magazine
  • The Planetarian

Founding Sponsors

  • Adler Planetarium
  • Audio Visual Imagineering
  • California Academy of Sciences
  • Evans and Sutherland
  • Goto Inc.
  • Immersive Media
  • Loch Ness Productions
  • Louisiana Art and Science Museum
  • Louisiana Immersive Technologies Enterprise (LITE)
  • R.S.A. Cosmos
  • SAT - The Society of Arts and Technology
  • Sky-Skan
  • Spherical Media Group
  • The Art, Research, Technology and Science Laboratory
  • The Denver Museum of Nature & Science
  • University of Plymouth
  • Vortex Immersion