With the recent releases of Snap’s World Lenses, Facebook’s AR Studio & Camera Effects, Pinterest Lenses and others, the camera is coming to the forefront. Let’s talk about how the VR/AR/3D world is happening now, featuring AR experts in retail, analytics helping us measure success today, and how humans can interact more realistically in virtual environments.
Silvain Toromanoff, Product Lead, Sayduck AR
Silvain is Product Lead at Sayduck ( http://sayduck.com ), the leading platform for AR and 3D for home decor. With more than 4000 photorealistic products available in 3D, Sayduck enables consumers to visualize furniture in their homes thanks to a mobile AR app, and help retailers and brands engage their customers by easily displaying products in 3D on their own sites. Silvain has both a technical education and an innovation management degree and specializes in multi-disciplinary projects. Read more about Silvain on http://silvain.space (http://silvain.space/).
Ben Peirce, CEO, Vrtigo
Ben is the co-founder and CEO of Vrtigo ( http://vrtigo.io ), a VR analytics startup in San Francisco. Vrtigo helps 360 video creators and platforms track and improve their content using a combination of qualitative and quantitative tools. Prior to founding Vrtigo, Ben built analytics systems in healthcare and ad tech. He received his Ph.D. from Harvard, where he studied control systems and robotics.
Charles Miller, CEO, Alpha Computing Co.
Charlie has been working in bio-informatics for three years deciphering the signals that emerge from our biological hardware. Alpha Computing Co is building delightful and impactful products. Our first focus is in the VR/AR space – teasing non-verbal social cues out of the physical space, and translating them into the digital space. Our mission is quite clear, we aim to build the ultimate interface through human-focused design. http://alphacomputing.io/
6:30 pm Doors Open & Networking
7:00 pm Speakers (20 minutes ea, 10 min talk + 10 min Q&A)
8:00 pm Open Networking
9:30 pm Close
VR Tuesday is a regular monthly meet up focused on the business side of the Virtual Reality and Augmented reality industries. REGISTRATION MUST BE COMPLETED ON EVENTBRITE.