You cannot conquer the world from behind your desk, unless you’re playing a video game, but that’s beside the point. As I was saying… you cannot conquer the world by sitting in a chair at your office - generating new ideas, inspiration or learning about new tools often requires meeting people. What better place to learn more than at events? Unless you plan on going back to university, that is!
Anyone familiar with the tech scene would be hard-pressed to deny that VR has been the trend word in 2016. It has been coming up now and then in the past few years but more so in the past 12 months than before. In fact, even a quick Google Trends search confirms this.