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Augmenting Reality, August 2016
Wed, Aug 31, 2016, 6:30 PM – Wed, Oct 26, 2016, 9:00 PM BST
Our Augmenting Reality meetup group is all about Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Mixed Reality and related technologies. AR has been described as the new 8th Mass Medium, and VR is poised to become a big part of everyone's lives. If you are interested in the creative use, advances in, and the promotion of these exciting new mediums then this meetup is for you. We meet to talk about, demonstrate and try out the latest innovations in Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and related technologies.
6:30pm - 6:50pm...Register & Networking
6:50pm - 8:20pm...Live Presentations
1) Dr. Lee BofkinCompany: Global Street Art
The History & Future of Street Art and The Overlap with Technology - We explain how street art has become a force that can shape our cities and how the interaction with technology offers new possibilities for street art.
2) Gillian Tan, Visual Technologist - Theatre is 3D:Exploring the practical application of projection mapping and video in theatre to create mixed realities
3) Jia Xuan Hon, Esteban Fourmi - Theatre and VR: What should we do with the remaining 270 degrees?
WHIST is a mixed reality dance production by AΦE. We will share our findings of bringing theatre-making processes into creating an all-round immersive story-telling.
8:15pm Quick Pitches
- Francesco Giartosio, GlassUp
- Fracture Games (hololens demo)
8.45pm - 9+pm - Hands on tryout of some of the latest AR and VR equipment. Announcements, Ask the Experts and Networking.
- Tiltbrush hands on demo
- Subpac demo
Live Stream will be available on the night via https://www.facebook.com/Digital-Jam-Limited-253219678168549/