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Microsoft Playa Vista LA

13031 W Jefferson Blvd #200, Los Angeles, CA 90094

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Hi Folks,

Come to Microsoft to learn more about the Creating Reality Hackathon taking place on the new date, November 10 - 13, 2017. The LA VR/AR community will meet again on Tuesday, May 23 at 7:00 PM to work on the Creating Reality AR/VR Hackathon. The hackathon is modeled after Reality Virtually Hackathon sponsored by the MIT Media Lab but with LA creative categories.

At this meeting, we want to broaden both the number and the diversity of our group that is working on the Creating Reality Hackathon. please invite your friends and meetup groups to learn about the hackathon, learn how the can participate with the organizers to bring the Reality Virtually Hackathon to LA

Here are the location details:

Microsoft,
13031 W Jefferson Blvd #200,
Los Angeles, CA 90094

Refreshments will be served.

If you plan to attend, please register on Eventbrite so we have a rough headcount: for ordering refreshments.

We'll talk about the current status of the hackathon to be held at 20th Century Fox Studios.

Here's what we are going to do:

  • Update for new community members

  • A brief update about this large-scale (350 participants) hackathon, defined to stretch the entries to produce advanced prototypes of novel and unique concepts that fit the profile of the LA AR/VR community.

  • Hackathon overview - Steven Max Patterson

  • Outreach to grow the hackathon - Josephine Munis

  • Reaching Diversity goals - Kat Harris

  • Rules, categories, and judging - Dylan Watkins

  • Workshops to enable developers and designers - Steven Max Patterson for Adam Tuliiper

  • AR/VR Research Symposium @ Creating Reality - TBD

The theme runs through everything we will do up to and during the hackathon. From the website URL creatingrealityhack.com we choose to the categories used to judge the winners. Your opinions are valued.

We have a some of the lead roles unfilled . You might be interested in one of them. Come to learn more.

Sponsorship
Mentors
Research Conference
Operations and budgeting

If you want to volunteer in a lead role or just want to help out, please add your contact information using this Google Form: Volunteer: http://bit.ly/LAVRARSCALE

See you on Tuesday. May 23, 2017 at 7:00PM

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