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About me

Joel de Ross is a prominent figure within the Australian Virtual Reality Industry. He specializes in how immersive technology applies to the broader music and events industry. He spent most of 2012 - 2014 evangelising VR to local government, universities, angel investors, venture capital and entrepreneurial meetups. These efforts were part of a strategy to foster a healthy VR startup ecosystem and position Melbourne as a leader in the immersive technology sector. He was co-organiser of the Melbourne Virtual Reality Meetups, founding member and Vice President of the Australian Virtual Reality Industry Association. He is currently doing a Master of Entrepreneurship & Innovation at Swinburne University of Technology and is advisor to multiple tech startups.

GovJam 2017

Has not joined a jam in 2016 yet.

GovJam 2016


GovJam 2015

Has not joined a jam in 2015 yet.


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GovJam 2014

Has not joined a jam in 2014 yet.