I’m the leader of 3 XR groups at UNC Chapel Hill.
My reality has always been virtual.
I studied microtonal (72 notes / octave) composition.
I was present for the first mind-controlled VR experience.
I got to see Niantic Labs first VC pitch.
I worked on AR in 2001 @ Media lab.
I research the human phenomena of laughter.
I played in a belly dance troupe.
I’m an artist with a special interest in public art.
I have an original, first-gen iPad.
I almost studied to become an astronaut
I develop graphics driver features for XR.
I recently completed a dissertation on Artworks as Networks.
I study bubbles.
I’m the Mayor of Geronimo, Oklahoma.
I was part of team that created first AR Arcade.
In 2017, I developed a 3D web app using Matterport 3D home models and Wayfair 3D furniture.
I create AR experiences for distilling hundreds of unique plots as a single, intuitive visualization.
I’m creating Art with Light.
I’m a passionate Economist Magazine Reader.
I co-organized 7 TEDx events this year!
I’m Cuban and Italian.
My hometown plates start with AR.
I’m building a company to democratize VR.
I’m from Siberia.
I’m working on a card game in AR for iOS and Android.
I’m a developer of React Reality Library.
I used to windsurf in 25ft+ waves in Maui.
I am a published author.
I’ve worked at Disney.
Mixing AR and art is my passion.
I have 26 inch computer programming biceps.
I once performed CPR on a plane for a man with a heart attack at 30000 feet.
I once spent 3 months in a morgue observing autopsies for a TV Series I was making.
I was a MIT Reality Virtually Hackathon winner.
I work with homeless youth.
I grew up in Alaska.
Starbucks spells my name in more than 20 variations.
I am enjoying working in the Acute Psychiatry Service at Mass General.
I was once caught in quicksand off the coast of France.
I’ve been doing XR for nearly 30 years.
I wrote a book with my daughter called, Flair.
I’m an Early Adopter.
I am a psychologist, cycologist, and a real cognitive shape shifter (and lover of puns)!
I enjoy deep learning art.
I compete in data science.
I’m excited about the interface of biology and electronics.
I live and work in US, Japan, Nepal.
I’m a Drone Pilot & Firefighter.
I’m building AR now for a future mobility system!
I’m working on audio AR projects.
I am exactly 1 Smoot (an MIT created unit of measure) tall.
I used to be a competitive ballroom dancer in college.
I’m a dentist by profession and now running a pharma data consulting practice.
I spent the last 27 years in Russia.
I met and shook hands with Nelson Mandela in South Africa.
I’m an avid film maker and artist on side.
I was a featured extra in a movie this year!
I shook hand with George W. Bush and Barack Obama in the same week.
I have a 3D printed a functional rocket engine.
I have invested in over 50 companies.
I’m on the board of Communities Without Borders supporting orphans in Zambia.
Finally set up my 18″ reflector.
I’m teaching a course at MIT called Enchanted Architecture.
My reality may be too augmented already.
I used immersive reality in oil & gas exploration.
I won a World Series!
I flew Apache Helicopters in the Army.
I might have an Erdos-Bacon number less than ten.
I used to be a boatbuilder and now I study architecture.
I’m a Spatial Relations expert.
I grew up in Thailand.
I resumed cycling in France this year.
I ran a Hedge Fund for 10 years.
I’ve been deploying AR solutions since 2006.
I’m a private pilot, instrument rated.
I speak 5 languages.
I’m the unhealthiest vegetarian you’ll ever meet.
I travel to the Pacific Island Nations at least once a year with a medical foundation.
I’ve been to 2 AR in Actions already!
I built Wayfair Spaces on the Magic Leap One.
I’m a pilot.
I love the letterpress.
I’m a certified open water diver.
I found a first edition of The Joy of Mathematics at the thrift store.
I’m a fire spinner.
I ran harvest operations at an orchard for a break this fall.
I gave a Ted Talk.
I speak Chinese and used to give tours of San Fran’s Chinatown.
I hiked the Appalachian Trail in 2003.
I worked on the NASA Hubble Space Telescope.
I played bass with Chuck Berry at the Meadowlands in front of 14K people with no rehearsal!
I’m a former chess prodigy, US Under 16 Champion.
I’m a brain-machine interface expert
I was a movie star in my twenties.
I reproduce historical clothing for use at historical sites.
I developed the first AR application in 1993 (a wearable computer with a single hand keyboard and a Reflection Technology HMD).
I have been working in AR since 2001.
I’ve been investing in AR since mid 2000s.
I easily get lost in the rabbit holes of AR news.
I make robots get dizzy.
I met Jim Henson when I was five.
I’m a boxer.
I raced cars at Daytona and NH Speedway.
My background is in Human Factors & Ergonomics.
I vacationed on the Galapagos Islands last month.
I’m a chess grandmaster, published author, former world youth championship gold medalist
I’m planning to run a marathon on every continent.
I have designed learning experiences for ages 3 to senior executives.
I’m the ASSU Mental Health Director.
I lived in Los Angeles for 15 years.
I own the largest gong in North America.
I memorized the Canadian national anthem at 7 because of all the hockey I watched.
I’m invisible on Jupiter.
I started writing down my dreams at age 5.
I was born on Halloween.
I love the startup world.
I’m a Maine-iac.
I made a March Madness bracket of songs from Disney Animated films.
I served as an elected official — worst hobby ever.
I have 3 daughters.
I’ve traveled to over 40 foreign cities.
I’m a hacker.
I played World of Warcraft for 10+ years.
I can put both my feet behind my head.
I enjoy running marathons.
I’m still waiting for Half-Life 3.
I played rugby from 10 until I broke my back falling down some stairs in my mid 30’s.
My near mid-life crisis involves taking up martial arts and skiing.
I have a golden retriever dog.
I love euchre.
I work on Web XR specifications.
I’m a competitive bob sled fan!
I listen to extremely aggressive music pretty much all the time.
I paint watercolor dreams and badass women.
I try to enjoy not knowing what I’m doing but still doing it.
I went to Japan for Christmas.
I’m learning every day from millennials.
I grew up around the world.
I’m a committed, middle of the fleet sailor who loves a day on the water, any time of year.
I have a lifetime of martial arts experience.
My wife is 5 inches taller than me—I’m a lucky guy.
I used to teach at MIT!
I love biking in the snow.
I love to LARP.
I’m a gamer.
I like riding bikes in the cold.
I am a bonsai artist.
I manage (and play) for an adult baseball team in Cambridge.
I’m a serious Quilter
I’m an avid skateboarder
I’m a BBQ Master.
I’m a junk food health fanatic.
I’m a body builder.
I taught myself how to cook.
I love to garden.
I love Cenovis.
I’m a panel member.
I just came back from 3 months in Japan.
I have jumped out of a plane.
I have never broken a bone before in my life.
I can talk about Star Trek until you are praying for the sweet release of death.
I can run 10k at any time, right now, even in my work clothes… try me.
I love cooking.
I like nice rocks.
I have a twin.
I’m a rock climber and play guitar.
I’m a a DIY junkie from cars to carpentry.
I’m an Asian whose first language is Dutch
I was once an art punk.
I’m a veteran of George Lucas Companies.
I teach spin.
I have 400 Disney Collectibles, some used for original designs.
I make wine.
I’m the world record holder for shining shoes.
I’m a late-bloomer.
I’m shorter than most bridges.
I love to golf.
I’m a competitive debater.
I love adventures and physical challenges!
I’m an offshore sailor – RV “Starship”.
I’m an avid AR student – 24×7.
My parents were Christmas tree farmers
I’m a native New Yorker.
I enjoy biking.
I have a dog that was my co-teacher for a year.
I work with mangos all the time.
I worked in the music industry before going to grad school.
I can drive 32 hours straight.
Photography is one of my hobbies.
I’m a motor bike enthusiast and Piper Cherokee Pilot.
I like to play tennis and guitar.
I hate meat on a bone.
I like fries.
I am a Berklee College of Music Alumni.
I am not into gaming, at all.
I’m a jazz musician.
I’m from Korea, Australia, Myanmar, Russia and US
A consultant who also animates and codes.
I love plants.
I know how to shear a sheep.
I’m a flutist.
I love AR!
I’m the most remote employee of my organization.
I am the only girl in three boys in my family.
I used to be left-handed.
I am a Professor who teaches MBA students
I’m a thriver.
I’m interested in Astrology.
I’m a backcountry skier.
I spent the last 2 years in Russia.
I love golden retrievers.
I love matching socks with my pants.
I can hand-knit from right to left.
I’m interested in aerospace.
I’m a movie bug.
I think that digital Lego hurts more than the real thing.
When I was a kid I wanted to be a thief.
I don’t sleep in the day time.
I love gourmet cooking.
I like cake.
I started working on AI 30 years ago.
I love ultimate frisbee.
I never fly on election days.
I’m a total foodie.
As a hobby, I draw, write, and fold origami.
I don’t own a toaster.
I love to bike.
I started learning Kung Fu recently.
I’m left handed.
I’m linking STEM and traditional home arts.
I have been to 6 different continents
I love making cocktails.
Rolling Stone called me “A Hawkwind style dancer in sequins”.
I drink PBR by choice.
I like to ski.
I love pistachio anything.
I’m an ex-Colombian national world team fencer.
I am a cat person.
I’m a shotgun shooter, copywriter, and programmer
I can hold my breath for 2mins in the water
I am a cat person.
I can speak 5 languages.
I’m interested in vision and Robotics.
I’m a 25 yr karaoke performer.
I have become a squash fanatic over the last year.
I experimented with combustion as a 5-year-old and started my father’s car on fire.
I’m aformer naval architect & nuclear engineer turned psychologist.
My first paying job was as a masseur.
I love Pokémon Go.
I previously worked in robotic surgery.
I got into the XR world by chance.
I can sleep anytime!
I lead the Virtual Mobility group at TRI
I’m a course X alum!
I play competitive badminton.
I am an Experimental Humanist.
I was a lead singer in touring rock band in my early twenties.
I’m a sailing champion.
I play guitar.
I play bass.
I started Lumos Helmet.
I love Classical Choral pieces and practice with MIT Concert Choir.
I’m an extreme skier.
I’m a AR/VR Developer.
I still work with my hands, whenever possible.
I’m so old I remember when virtual reality was just reality.
I moved from FL to NH because I miss blizzards.
I ran for Congress in NC’s 2nd district.
I ate a vegan philly cheese steak outside of philly and it was actually good!
I play games on twitch.
I’m an associate Professor of Graphic Design.
I’m a sugar addict.
I once climbed a pyramid — the smallest of the ones in Giza.
My pet turtle is named Tursia.
I am also a trip hop producer.
I’m the CEO of a VR-powered corp training co.
I bought first Bitcoin in 2013.
I’m a space buff.
I have not yet learned to walk on my hands
I’m a ginger.
I’m working on VR/AR for Qualcomm.
I’m a 2x time MIT startup entrepreneur.
I lived in Japan for a year.
I learned machine learning in the 90s to use it for theater design.
I’m passionate about innovation.
I first programmed an 8K memory computer 50 years ago and doing it again with Arduinos today.
I’m a very senior professor trying new things.
I’m an investor.
I’m an avid surfer.
I’m a jazz fiddler.
I’m a history and AR Buff.
I’m a Northeastern student studying CompSci/Gaming.
I want to achieve great heights in my career but I am acrophobic.
I recently couch surfed across the country for 6 months.
I run the Choosy Beggar online retail site.
I am learning to fly an airplane.
I’ve been to every continent except Antarctica.
My other job is raising a small(ish) FoF as a gateway to raising own VC fund.
I’ve lived and worked in 10 countries.
I am putting my passion for the fine Swiss watch making into the creation of innovative consumer products and sophisticated AR & AR tech
I’m an educator and editor.
I’m the master of AR.
I nerd out for 007.
I have traveled 70% the World.
I received a master’s in Architecture from GSD.
I am teaching at Endicott College next semester.
I’ve been excited about XR since playing Dactyl Nightmare back in 1991.
I’m an avid meditator.
I did many internal AR talks.
I make a mean chili.
I published 4 books in 4 years on VR/AR development.
I’ve been 1.5 miles below ocean surface.
I’m excited for the future of AR.
I do both software and hardware design
I’m a first-time entrepreneur.
I’m a computer vision hacker.
I love to run in the POURING rain!
I’m a computer vision specialist trying to dive into financial industry.
I recently had a couple of drawings in a local show.
I’m an early proponent of telepresence robots.
I work in tech for the Construction industry.
I come from a marine science background.
I enjoy being involved with ATMakers.org – Makers and Assistive Technology (AT).
Last summer was the first time I had to give up kayaking on the Charles River.
I have a background in Visual Effects and VR from 1990’s.
I have a background in Motion Tracking for Virtual sets and software for telecom industry.
I have a background in Software Design.
I played bass with Bo Diddley at Danceteria and went on stage at 1 am!
My daughter plays the harp.
I write comics.
I tried to do a VR startup.
I’m a hardcore metalhead.
I’m good at bubble hockey.
I’ve had the same best friend for 14 years and we’ve never met face to face.
I dunked a basketball in Madison Square Garden.
I sing Macy Gray at karaoke.
I like to cycle along the coast.
I’m a globe trotter.
I love to golf.
I’m always up for a walk.
I’m fascinated by all things manufacturing.
I grew up watching Star Trek, and now get to work with my own holodeck.