We have postponed the RealTime Economics Summit scheduled for May 2024 due to the uncertainties facing our community.  We will update you soon regarding the new date and location.


Check out the video of our last event!

Click on the small speaker icon for the full auditory experience


Taming the Unknown: Creating Certainty in Uncertain Times

It’s time for a practical conversation. Businesses across the technology and media landscape are facing pressures to cut costs and increase revenues. We need a venue for business leaders to discuss not only the capabilities of real-time technologies but also their economic realities.

The theme of RTES 2024 is Taming the Unknown: Creating Certainty in Uncertain Times.

The RealTime Economics Summit 2024 focuses on the economics behind The Business of Next-Gen Creative Technologies Across Industries and the strategies executives need to implement to thrive in times of uncertainty.

The RealTime Economics Summit is the only event to bring Executives, Practitioners, and Decisions Makers from industries as diverse as Advertising, Animation, Automotive, Architecture, Broadcast, Design & Manufacturing, Digital, Fashion, Games, Immersive Experiences, Live Events, Movies, Retail & 3D Commerce, Simulation, VFX, Virtual

Production, XR, and more, to discuss the hard questions about The Business of Next-Gen Creative Technologies Across Industries:

• How to navigate a faster-than-ever evolution of technologies?
• When and where to invest?
• How to measure the ROI on these investments?
• How to assess the potential benefits, risks, and implications for each organization’s business strategies?
• How to ensure that bold adoption of next-gen creative technologies will ensure business growth?


RealTime Economics Summit is not just another technology event.
It’s an executives-only think tank.

RTES is exclusive
Join your peers at an invitation-only gathering of 250 decision-makers and executives.

RTES is timely
on the strategic technology decisions in the face of economic uncertainty.

RTES is diverse
gathering leaders from around the world and across industries.

RTES is business-focused
Executives and analysts will examine how real-time technology adoption impacts the bottom line.

RTES empowers industry
creating a unique opportunity for thought market sectors that are too often siloed.

RTES is closed-door / cameras off
to facilitate candid discussions and honest and free exchange between industry executives.

RTES is brought to you by RTC, the world’s premiere event for real-time technologies.
Notable RTC participants:

All trademarks, logos and brand names are the property of their respective owners. All company, product and service names used in this website are for identification purposes only. Use of these names,trademarks and brands does not imply endorsement.


A closed-door Summit designed to facilitate candid discussions between industry executives


• RTES is a curated gathering, for 250 executives from real-time industries.

• Registration is invitation-only.

• The vast majority of the event is peer to peer: intimate roundtables, closed-door workshops, and networking events make up 80 percent of the schedule.

• Cameras off: to facilitate honesty and free exchange, no part of the event will be recorded.


Strategic Keynotes and Straightforward Fireside Chats

Each day is framed by top-notch keynote presentations and fireside chats with leading innovators.

These plenary talks provide insight on economic issues rippling across industries and how real-time technologies promise to address those challenges, giving attendees key context for the day’s discussion


Closed-Door Working Sessions

Closed-Door Working Sessions
are in-depth discussions of the issues that matter most.

• 20 to 25 participants gather to discuss real-time economics and issues specific to their industry

• Experienced moderators guide the discussion.

• An officially designated reporter records key-takeaways and presents conclusions to the wider RTES audience.

• Working Sessions take place in a private break-out space, facilitating candor and open discussion.

are open, informal conversations on topics that concern the entire RealTime Community.

• Roundtables occur simultaneously in a shared space, allowing participants to take part in multiple conversations. Each roundtable will sit 10 participants, including the table leader.

• An opportunity for informal, organic discourse



Connect with the leaders you always wanted to meet

RTES is the perfect opportunity to connect with the brightest and sharpest executives you always wanted to meet.

RTES sets an intimate environment, allowing for deep conversations and meaningful connections.

Networking breaks and social events are designed to help attendees to expand their business and social contacts.

RTES is the perfect opportunity to connect with the brightest and sharpest executives you always wanted to meet. Networking breaks and social events are designed to help attendees to expand their business and social contacts.


Apply, give a talk, become a sponsor

Whether you’re looking to share your expertise, showcase your brand, or contribute to our community, there are several ways to get involved with us.
Whichever path you choose, we welcome your participation and look forward to working together to create meaningful experiences.

Apply here to become a speaker and share your insights with our audience, or give a talk to inspire and educate others.

Alternatively, consider becoming a sponsor and align your brand with our mission while gaining exposure to our engaged audience.


Engage with Top-Notch
Decision Makers

Forge relationships with C-Level executives, entrepreneurs, and investors.

Generate New Leads

Build the right relationships with key decision-makers to ensure your business continues to grow and expand.

Increase Brand Exposure

Elevate your company’s identity and promote your brand, tools, and expertise to key players in the global real-time community.

Accelerate Time-to-Markets

RTES attracts companies looking for solutions and ready to invest right now. 92% of our audience plans to increase their real-time investment in the next two-to-three years.

Discover new Business Ideas

Hear from leaders in all areas of real-time, from industries with innovative strategies for growing their business using real-time, and from attendees looking for real-time solutions – maybe yours!

Engage with Highly
Motivated Professionals

RTES sets the scene for discussions and deals. Mingle with the keynote speakers, delegates and companies that are driving growth in the real-time industries.


Hosts of the World’s Premiere Event for Real-Time Technologies

The RealTime Economics Summit is brought to you by RealTime Community, the hosts of RealTime Conference (RTC).

With 23,866 participants since its inception in April 2020, RTC has established itself as the world’s premiere event for real-time technologies.

RealTime Community is now launching RealTime Economic Summit to meet the needs of executive decision-makers in its global network.

Unique Emails


Attendees per Session

Top-notch Speakers

Companies Represented

Hours Show, Live and in Real-time





Decision Makers


Executive / Management


Have Been Working in Their Industry for More Than 10 Years


Will Include Real-time Solutions in their Processes, Products or Services in the Next 2-3 Years


of Attendees Recommend RTC to Friends and Colleagues!


Testimonials from the RealTime Community

RTC is an essential conference on the list if you want to see where the industry is heading. 

Richard Kerris
2Vice President, Omniverse Platform Development IGM of M&E at NVIDIA

In addition to learning from the very best in the real time industry, the networking opportunities have directly led to several immediate sales leads with some world leading brands.

Alan Smithson

Co-Founder, MetaVRse

Congratulations to your entire team on a successful RTC! It was an awesome three days!

Girish Balakrishnan
Director, Virtual Production at Netflix

We have been honoured to be part of the RTC community: outstanding speeches, great hosts, fantastic audience… RealTime pleasure! 

Denis Agnelli
head of Technical ICT – Italdesign Giugiaro

Thank you very much for inviting me to present a talk on Digital Twins and participate in a panel discussion on the topic at the Real Time Conference last month. I found the quality of the presentations and the discussions in the panel to be extremely high. The RTC digital platform was also of the highest quality.

Prith Banerjee
CTO, Ansys

The RTC’s embrace of casting as wide a net as possible was the true value of RTC 2022. I had a fantastic time participating as a panelist and as an audience member it was really valuable to get insights from professionals across such a diverse set of disciplines.

Ryan Beagan
Virtual Production Supervisor/Executive | VFX Supervisor

In a short time, RTC has become the place to be for meeting people who share a vision for the development of real time applications across multiple industries.

David Morin
Industry Relations, Epic Games l Executive Director, Academy Software Foundation

RTC remains a cannot-miss on my calendar. The fusion of world-class expertise in the film, VFX, gaming and real-time industries produces conversations, provocations and opportunities unlike anywhere else.

Matthew Drinkwater
Head of Innovation Agency – London College of Fashion

Realtime Conference is a high quality event where industry experts can learn how to take advantage of the latest technologies in a smart and productive way that benefits the entire enterprise. 

Elizabeth Baron
Enterprise Solutions Executive at Unity Technologies & Chair-Elect of SIGGRAPH 

The RTC is extremely relevant as the world are moving faster than ever into the Metaverse. Going from a 2D internet to a 3D internet demands new technologies and RTC is where you get the insights – online or physically.

Mads Troelsgaard
CEO & Co-founder, SynergyXR