Join the Tech Cat on the show floor at AWE 2018(Augmented World Expo), #1 AR+VR conference and expo with annual dates in the USA, Asia and Europe. AWE is back for its 9th year in the USA & will illustrate why every organization, startup, and investor must get into XR (short for AR, VR, MR) or be left behind. We chat with startups and co's who are already using AR & VR to drive economic growth and change the world.
A Conversation with Tom Kidorla, VSports -VGolf, Live at AWE2018
Tom Kidorla is CEO of VSports. vSports develops mixed reality sports simulation and training systems (Pat. Pend). It revolutionizes how athletes play and train by blending the real world with a virtual reality overlay.
A Conversation with Jay Iorio, Director of Innovation, IEEE, Live at AWE2018
Jay is a technology strategist for the IEEE Standards Association, specializing in the emerging technologies of virtual worlds and 3D interfaces. In addition to being a machinimatographer, Iorio manages IEEE Island in Second Life and has done extensive building and environment creation in Second Life and OpenSimulator.
A Conversation with Max Dawes-Zappar, Live at AWE2018
Max Dawes, is Partnerships & Marketing Director for Zappar and works with many clients around the world. We work with some of the world's biggest brands to help them meet their marketing and commercial objectives by adding a layer of interactive digital content to their products, packaging, and physical marketing. With Zappar you can turn almost anything (print, POS, product, packaging, place) into an interactive delivery channel serving video, animation, games, competitions, additional information, data capture mechanics, social shares and more. Zappar adds a new visual dimension to the world seen through your device as a digital discovery channel. Making every touch point an engaging, measurable, accountable and delightful short-form experience.
A Conversation with Ori Inba, CEO and Co-Founder, Augmented Reality World
Ori Inbar is the Co-Founder and CEO of Augmented Reality.ORG, a global non-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing augmented reality (AR), and the producer of Augmented World Expo – the world’s largest event dedicated exclusively to the AR industry. Augmented Reality.ORG’s mission is to promote the true potential of AR, and hatch augmented reality initiatives that offer unique value to its active users.
A Conversation with Maarten Tobia, Dimenco -Simulated Reality Live at AWE2018
Maartin Tobias is the CEO of Dimenco. He's an experienced strategy and business development manager with extensive knowledge and interest in entrepreneurial environment.
Dimenco and Ultrahaptics are coming together to offer a Joint Simulated Reality . Dimenco is a leading technology company bringing excitement and reality to the world. Dimenco is recognized as a global market leader in spatial visualization with high-quality award-winning products. We Bring Reality.
Ultrahaptics is the world’s leading mid-air haptics company. The company has developed a unique technology that enables users to receive tactile feedback in mid-air without the need for gloves or controllers. The technology uses ultrasound to project sensations through the air directly onto the user’s hands, enabling users to ‘feel’ virtual buttons, get tactile feedback for mid-air gestures, or interact with virtual objects.
A Conversation with Harasha Kikkeri, Holosuit Live at AWE 2018
Hrasha Kikkeri is an Executive Leader in Robotics R&D with over 15 years of experience and 27 issued patents building aerial and ground robots with expertise in drones, motion planning, localization and mapping, mobile manipulation, computer vision, augmented reality, sensor fusion, machine learning. He's CEO of
HoloSuit, the world’s first affordable, bi-directional, wireless and easy to use full body motion capture suit. With options for 26 or 36 embedded sensors and 9 haptic feedback devices dispersed across both arms, legs, and all ten fingers combined with 6 embedded buttons - HoloSuit captures the user’s entire body’s movement data and uses haptic feedback to send information back to the user, for scenarios including sports, healthcare, education, entertainment or industrial operations.