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Head, Airport Passenger and Security Products

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Mindful_Experience_/ _Architect_&_Mindfulness_advisor

Expat by choice and traveller by curiosity she has always been observing the cultural differences and studying the human behaviour across the 6 countries she has lived so far. Since a very young age she was curious to understand what happens in our brains but it was only after a burn out in 2016 whi

Funder_&_CEO_EndeavorVR

Amy Peck is the founder & CEO of EndeavorVR, a leading global XR strategy & consulting firm. Amy is a recognized thought-leader in the space and speaks globally on the future of XR. She is a venture partner at the Capital Region AR/VR Accelerator, holds several Advisory Board roles and Co-

Partner & General Manager

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Senior_Director_of_Software _Engineering_Samsung EA

Andrew Dickerson is Senior Director of Software Engineering on the SamsungXR team at Samsung Electronics America - Content & Services team in Plano, Texas. Andrew was the first software engineer on GearVR, and created SamsungVR Videos ( a.k.a. MilkVR ) Samsung's 360 degree video service. Hi

Founder_Fluido

Antonio Giacomin aka. fluido was born in 1974 in Trieste, where he lives and works. As a creative technologist and video designer started to experiment with immersive media in 2015 working on various XR projects with his company fluido.it. In 2016 became the curator for the VR section at the Trieste

Somnium_Space_LTD_CEO

Artur has worked as an investment trader for years before becoming a serial entrepreneur. He is a Founder and CEO of Somnium Space and an angel investor. He has founded several startups and holds several patents for hardware inventions which he has implemented into the market. Artur strongly believe

PM_Digital_Content_ &_Innovation_Head _of_XR_Orange

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CTO_/_Creative_Technology _Director_Ellipsis_Entertainment

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AREA_Board-Member

Christine Perey is an industry analyst and active leader of new technology industry initiatives. She was an early evangelist for use of streaming media and personal (desktop) videoconferencing for 15 years until, in 2006, she began to study mobile Augmented Reality to increase operational efficienci

Founder_Social_Axle

An expert in startup culture and entrepreneurship, known as the “Go to guy” in the Swiss entrepreneurial ecosystem. Involved in the Zurich startup scene since 2009, David has been managing events for entrepreneurs such as Startup Grind, Zuripreneur Meetup, Failcon, FintechDay, and mentoring /

Product_Manager_IATA

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Professor_Jagiellonian_University

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National_Insitute_of_AIST_Japan

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Dr_CATM_Cranfield_University

National_Insitute_of_AIST_Japan

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president of Little Empire Entertainment

Eric started as a creative and technical consultant for companies like SND/M6 or Ubisoft before opening a service company for Asian and American producers. He coproduced several features, focusing on international projects, some selected at Cannes Film Festival and one for an Oscar. Eric also create

CEO_&_Creator_Exelauno

Eve Weston believes in storytelling as a force for positive change. She is CEO and Creator of Realities at Exelauno (www.exelauno.co) and writer/director of the first immersive 360VR sitcom, The BizNest. Featuring actors from Marvel’s Legion, FX’s The Bridge and YouTube’s Emmy-nominated Epic R

Lead_World_Economic_Forum

Farid is principal of Sababa Media Sàrl, a new media producer, distributor, and consultancy, and most recently Knowledge and Community Lead, Future of Information and Entertainment Initiative at the World Economic Forum. Previously, he was director of strategic development for Fusion Media Group, a

HF_Quality_Management_& _Training_Lufthansa_Technik

Felix Kuschel joined Lufthansa Technik in 2009. After studying Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Darmstadt University of Technology and Princeton University, in 2015 he took over responsibility as Head of Quality Management and Training for the Landing Gear, Plating and Airframe Related Compon

Post _Producer_Small_Studio

Gabriel Thiebaut is Business Developer and Post-producer Manager at Small Studio. With 23 Years of experience in the advertising, Gabriel Thiebaut is focus one the quality of the image. Today, Small Studio want to put that quality in VR.

Rayshaper_CEO

Management_Advisor

Gordan Kreković is the Management Advisor at Visage Technologies, a company specialized in computer vision technology and the leading provider of face tracking and analysis solutions. Gordan has a PhD in Computer Science and 9 years of experience in managing software products, teams, and department

PM_Digital_Content_&_Innovation_Orange

Guillaume is innovation project manager at Orange Content. This structure inside telco group is constantly building and refining its content offer to deliver the best TV, series, film, music and gaming experience for customers. Based in Spain, second Orange market and turnover, Guillaume is working

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Hejar Gürlük will present the results of his phd thesis that he prepared within the DLR research project AdCoSCo (Adaptive Controller Support Components). His research focusses on the development and validation of a concept for a contexadaptive tower controller assistance system combined with augm

Senior Associate

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HO_Innovation_Inflight_VR

Chief Financial Officer of Inflight VR, a leading provider of Virtual Reality Entertainment solutions for airlines and other transportation providers. I joined Inflight VR in 2017 as I believe in the tremendous opportunities Virtual Reality provides for airlines, both in terms of customer experience

Hossein Jalali Cofounder & CTO

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UJ_physics_department

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Co-Founder_&_CEO

Jaroslav is Co-Founder and Head of Music of Beat Games s.r.o. The Czech indie studio behind VR hit “Beat Saber”. The best user rated game on Steam and the most viral VR title to date. He is also music composer and founder of Epic Music Productions. The company behind music for game/movie traile

CEO & co-founder at Imverse

MSc in Computer Science Engineering at the University of Zaragoza (2010) with focus in Human Computer Interaction and Business Management. Previously Tech Lab Manager at the Laboratory for Cognitive Neuroscience at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology of Lausanne (2013-2017), more than 15 Vi

Co-founder_Veer

Jingshu Chen is the Co-founder & CPO of VeeR VR(veer.tv), Forbes 30U30 Asia 2018 nominee. VeeR VR is a premium content distribution platform, available on all major online VR platforms like Oculus, HTC, Steam, Mi & Pico, as well as 100+ Located Based Entertainment channels. Since 2016, VeeR has help

HO_Innovation_Inflight_VR

Joan Mora is Product Manager & Head of Innovation in Inflight VR. He joined the company in 2016 as a Lead Developer after he finished his PhD on Embodied Interactive Systems. As Product Manager he is responsible of keeping the product up to the market needs and ensuring they provide the best VR expe

Global_Head_of_VR _for_Location_Based _Entertainment_HP

Joanna Popper is a Hollywood and Silicon Valley media executive. She is HP’s Global Head of Virtual Reality for Location Based Entertainment. Prior she was EVP of Media & Marketing at Singularity University and VP Marketing at NBCUniversal. Joanna developed a TV show partnership with NBC and Singu

Chief_Digital_Officer_EHL

Swiss and British national, Julia Aymonier upon graduating from Glasgow University andthe Polytechnical University in Wales with a Bsc (Hons) in Computer Science, specialised in IT for the banking, finance and trading industries working for companies such as JP Morgan (Suisse) SA, La Compagnie Benja

Director of Emerging Media

As Black Public Media's Director of Emerging Media, Lisa Osborne introduces black creatives to VR, AR, and AI storytelling through the organization's #BPMplus programs. Based in Harlem, New York, BPM has funded and supported black, independent filmmakers for 40 years. Lisa's career started in print

Artstation_Founder

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CEO_PeriscapeVR

Founder and CEO of Periscape VR, which launched a first-of-its kind Virtual Reality Experience Center at John F. Kennedy International Airport in June 2018. Lynn works passionately to bring innovative XR experiences to high-profile locations around the world. First to concept, the company garnered

Head_of_Product_Management

Marc, Head of Product Management, is a well experienced product manager and strategic developer. He started his career as economist in the field of sales and business development with a strong focus on evolving new markets and segments. At Lufthansa Aviation Training (LAT) he holds the position as H

Head of Product Management

Maria Courtial is co-founder and managing director of one of Germany’s leading VR and VFX studios, Faber Courtial. As producer of award-winning VR films, Maria coordinates and influences the whole production process. Right from the beginning of each film project, she’s working closely together

Head of Production

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Immersive_Audio_ Producer_VR_tonug

Martin Rieger is specialized in sound for cinematic virtual reality production. As VR Tonung, he is responsible for 360° audio recordings around the world, immersive audio post-production in his studio in Munich and working as a music composer . Therefore, he is delivering a holistic approach

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Principal_AR_Advocate_Bose

Michael Ludden is a technologist, futurist, strategist, product leader and developer platform expert who loves to operate on the bleeding edge of what’s possible and is a frequent keynote speaker at events around the world. Currently Head of Developer Advocacy and Principal Augmented Reality Produ

VR_Content_Director_Xiaomi

Myra Zhao is in charge of VR content ecosystem in Xiaomi. She has been dedicated in VR industry for 4 years, before Xiaomi she worked for Noitom, a world-famous motion capture and virtual reality company, as International Marketing and Business Development Manager. The majority part of her wo

Co_Funder_Nomoko

 

European Attorney

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Co-Head_of_Entertainment_& _Media_Practice_Adli_Law

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HO_Research_Group_Visual_Narrative_UASA

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Director_of_the_Center _for_Neuroprosthetics _EPFL_University

Olaf Blanke is founding director of the Center for Neuroprosthetics and holds the Bertarelli Foundation Chair in Cognitive Neuroprosthetics at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL). He directs the Laboratory of Cognitive Neuroscience at EPFL and is Professor of Neurology at the Unive

Computer Scientist

Prof. George Papagiannakis is a computer scientist specialized in computer graphics and virtual-augmented reality. He obtained his PhD (Hons) in Computer Science at the University of Geneva in Switzerland in 2006, his M.Sc. (Hons) in Advanced Computing at the University of Bristol, UK and his B.Eng.

CTO & co-founder at Imverse

Starting to code at the age of 11, Swiss Computer Graphics enthusiast and expert, Robin has more than 10 years’ experience in volumetric rendering and has been working on virtual and mixed reality for the past 6 years. MSc in Communication Systems by the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology of

University_Researcher

Marius Rubo is a PostDoc in the Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy workgroup at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland. He obtained his PhD from the University of Würzburg, Germany, for his work on social attention in reality and virtual reality. In his current work he uses the illusory experie

Co-Founder_Idego _Psicologia_Digitale_S.r.l.

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VR_Esports_Advisor

Sonya Haskins is a respected voice and leading journalist in the field of VR esports. As a consultant, she advises those involved in the industry - from players with questions to sponsors and investors seeking insight. Sonya has written over 200 articles about VR esports and has experience in VR tou

Chief_Marketing_Officer_VR_Owl

Grew up from floppy disk to virtual reality and started his company in 2012. Starting alone he is now joined by 25 creatives, developers and artist with offices in The Netherlands, Germany & China. Providing everything from content to hardware for companies like Ford, Adidas and Huawei and developi

Engeneering_Professor _EPFL_University

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Somnium_Space_LTD_COO

Vita is a virtual reality fan since the late 90s. After a career in energy commodities trading where he ran a trading floor and launched his own fund, Vita went back to his big passion which is technology and virtual reality. Now as the COO of Somnium Space he converts the vision of a parallel world

Founder, Europe China Video Game Association

As a culture and entertainment industry specialist, Yingzi previously worked in entertainment holding group Vivendi (Universal Music, Gameloft...) as an innovation strategist. Then she joined Ubisoft’s Strategic Innovation Lab as an analyst, this background led her to become one of the company's t

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Crans-Montana Sept 5-9 2019.
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