Match XR 2021

17–18 November 2021

How does the future of metaverse look? What lessons did organizing virtual concerts for Nightwish teach? How is the biggest VR production in Finland coming along?

Match XR is the biggest annual XR event in the Nordics. In November 2021, it will bring the AR/VR community together for the 5th time. Held over two days in the virtual VR Pavilion Finland, the event will be streamed into AltspaceVR and on YouTube.

Experience the state of Finnish XR industry!

Join us for an exciting dive into panels and presentations, business tips, XR challenges, and much more!

An event filled with people, with a billboard in the background saying

About Match XR

What is Match XR? A place to meet fellow XR professionals, hear all about what’s going on in the Finnish industry, and have a good time! Read more about our mission and about whether attending Match XR is for you (it is!).

A person giving a presentation on a stage, with big purple letters XR in the background.


Keynote speeches, panels, networking – Match XR 2021 program is a deep dive into the state of the Finnish XR scene. The first day will be streamed from Helsinki XR Center’s live venue, and the second day will be held entirely virtually.

Screenshot from AltspaceVR: an avatar posing in front of Helsinki XR Center gallery.


Artists, scientists, leaders and investors – Match XR 2021 speakers and panelists are seasoned veterans and promising newcomers across all disciplines of the Finnish XR industry, as well as international guests.

AltspaceVR screenshot: stage of Aurora Amphitheater, surrounded by northern lights.

VR Pavilion Finland

Match XR 2021 is spread over two venues in AltspaceVR: you can network in the main pavilion, or teleport to the Aurora Amphitheather to listen to speeches and presentations. The Partner Worlds showcase the works of our collaborators.

XR challenge by Testbed Helsinki

Using 360 live video and augmented reality
in event production

Excited about the future of event production? Our partners at Testbed Helsinki, Elisa and Fullsteam Agency have opened a challenge: building a pilot for events where additional value will be created through 5G, AR, and camera technologies. Offer your solution before the 8th of October!

The winners of the challenge will be revealed at Match XR 2021! 🤩

A crowd of people at a SideWays festival.