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Event Date Tue May 26 PDT - Fri May 29 PDT (over 1 year ago)
In your timezone (EST): Tue May 26 8:00pm - Fri May 29 8:00pm
Location Virtual Event
Region Americas

Get AWE-inspired at the epicenter of Spatial Computing.

With over 1 billion users, including most of the Fortune 1000, Spatial Computing has finally reached the mainstream. Go Spatial and help bring in the next phase of Spatial Computing as industry leaders take the AWE stage this May. Hear from those solving major technical challenges, bringing AR/VR into new sectors, considering ethical and legal issues, promoting diversity, and working on the cutting edge of AR/VR development.


2020 Sponsors

Anttoni Vesterinen
Ceo, Immersal

Benny Lee
Global Manager of Digital Design, Coca-cola

Brian Vogelsang
Senior Director of Xr Product Management, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Carla Li
Sponsorship Platform Product Lead, Niantic

David Morin
Industry Manager for Media and Entertainment, Epic Games

Eric Eisenberg
Optics Development Manager, Radiant Vision Systems

Guido Groet
Chief Commercial Officer, Luxexcel

Jordan Kostelac
Director: Proptech Jll Asia Pacific, Jll

Jubin Dave
Product Leadstrategy, Dreamworks Animation

Justin Hendrix
Executive Director, Rlab

Lori H. Schwartz
Principal, Storytech

Nicolas Guyon
Co-founder, Visionaries 777

Prince Gupta
Product Manager, Xr, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Sarah Scialli
Mocap Engineer, Dreamworks Animation

Sebastien Loze
Simulations Industry Manager, Epic Games

Tom Coughlin
President, Coughlin Associates

Tony Parisi
Head of Ar/vr Ad Innovation, Unity Technologies

Vickie Nauman
Founder, Crossborderworks

Victor Sun
Ceo, Shadow Creator

Wendy Moore
Chief Operating Officer (Coo), Healium by Storyup Studios

Tony Driscoll
Svp, Emerging Technology & Innovation Strategy, Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc

Timoni West
Director of Xr Research, Unity Technologies

Arianne Hinds
Principal Researcher, Tencent

Julia Schwarz
Principal Software Engineer, Microsoft

Tim Adams
Vp, Emerging Products Lab, Viacomcbs

April Boyd-noronha
Global Diversity & Inclusion Advisor, Xr Safety Initiative

Dave Bushore
Executive Producer, Marvel Studios

Sergio Paolantonio
Director - Augmented Reality, Voice Experiences, Hasbro

Vicki Dobbs Beck
Executive in Charge, Ilmxlab

Todd Shaiman
Head of Immersive Arts, Google

Uma Jayaram
Managing Director and Principal Engineer, Intel

Scott Stanchak
Vp, Emerging Technology Products, Nba

Edwin Rogers
Immersive Media Director, Nbc News

Ivan Poupyrev
Director of Engineering, Atap, Google

Christina Lee Storm
Vp of Emerging Tech & Strategy, Dreamworks Animation

Timmy Ghiurau
Senior Lead Xr and Virtual Experiences, Volvo Cars

Jalina Stewart
Evp & Executive Producer, Vraccelerator

Paul T Kim
Sr. Director, Xr Content & Services, Samsung

Cynthia Maller
Director, Customer Magnetics, Walmart Ecommerce

Dj Lal
Sr. Director, Emerging Platforms, Charter Communications

Cezara Windrem
Innovation Catalyst & Head of Vr, Aarp Innovation Labs

Cynthia Feemster
Creative Lead - Advanced Advertising Innovation Products, Viacom

Clorama Dorvilias
Founder & Ceo, Debias Vr

Edward Saatchi
Ceo, Fable Studio

Jake Zim
Svp, Vr at Sony Pictures Entertainment, Sony Corp.

Kavya Pearlman
Founder / Security Researcher, Xr Safety Initiative

Ray Soto
Director, Emerging Tech, Usa Today Network/ Gannett

Ana Sofia Gonzalez
Senior Ux Designer, Microsoft

Tameka Kee
Founder & Creative Director, the in.flux Lab

Nicole Tan
Creative Technologist, Wayfair

Greg Jones
Senior Manager, Cloudxr, Nvidia

Daniel Beauchamp
Head of Ar/vr, Shopify

Yuliya Parshina-kottas
Immersive Storytelling - Graphics and Multimedia Editor, the New York Times

Sarah Hashkes
Ceo, Radix Motion

Sadah Espii Proctor
Principal | Creative/technical Director, Espii Studios

Alice Chang
Ceo/founder, Perfect Corp

Richard Hess
Immersive Experiences Lead, Nestle

Lawrence Wagner
Ceo & Founder, Spark Mindset

Denise White
Founder, Ceo, Spatialx

Ori Inbar
Co-founder, Awe and Super Ventures

Matt Miesnieks

Brandon Ellis
Experience Developer, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Inc

Chi Xu
Ceo, Nreal

Amy Lameyer
Managing Partner, Wxr Fund

Steve Sullivan
Partner, General Manager : Mixed Reality Capture Studios, Microsoft

Minhyul Olivia Bae
Senior 3d Generalist, Verizon 5g Labs

Sergey Doronichev
Immersive Technology Manager, Schlumberger

Walter Greenleaf
Medical Director, Stanford Virtual Human Interaction Lab, Stanford University

Gene Feldman
Training Manager, Nestle Purina

Riya Mehta
Founder, Virtuary, Hospital for Sick Children

Dane Laughlin
Innovation Engineer, Koch Industries

Ted Schilowitz
Futurist, Paramount

Santiago Alfaro
Research Scientist, Intel

Christina Heller
Ceo, Metastage

Shawn Frayne
Ceo, Looking Glass Factory

Hannah Scurfield
Sr. Design Research Manager, Mobile & Spatial Computing, Ebay

Ken Fast
Principal Engineer, Electric Boat Corp

Eric Chen
Ceo, Bellus3d

Jason Yim
Ceo & Executive Creative Director, Trigger Global

Neilda Pacquing
Founder & Ceo, Mindglow, Inc

Rosario B. Casas
Cofounder & Ceo, Xr Americas

Raffaella Camera
Global Head of Xr Market & Innovation Strategy, Accenture Interactive

Roger Kenny
Innovation Tech Lead, Dow Jones

Annie Escalante
Co-founder and Behavior Analyst, Behaviorme

Marcie Jastrow
President, Arcadium

Leo Chan
Worldwide Tech Lead, Arvr3d, Aws

Michael Koperwas
Visual Director, Ilmxlab

Valentin Heun
Vice President of Innovation Engineering, Ptc

Alexis Macklin
Vr/ar Analyst, Greenlight Insights

Charlie Fink
Xr Consultant, Columnist, Author, Forbes

Ketaki Shriram
Cto, Krikey

Skip Rizzo
Director of Medical Virtual Reality, Institute for Creative Technologies, Usc

Aaron Wisniewski
Ceo, Ovr Technology

Sinem Guven
Ar/vr Research Manager, Ibm T. J. Watson Research Center

Jono Forbes
Mars Ux Tech Lead, Unity Technologies

Stefanie Hutka
Senior Experience Researcher, Adobe

David Fattal
Ceo and Founder, Leia Inc.

Armando Kirwin
Founder, Artie

Kathy Grise
Senior Program Director, Ieee Future Directions

Joshua Ness
Sr Manager, Verizon 5g Labs

Amelia Winger-bearskin
Developer Evangelist, Contentful

Rori Duboff
Managing Director, Strategy & Innovation, Accenture Interactive

Marc Petit
General Manager, Unreal Engine, Epic Games

Leslie Shannon
Head of Ecosystem and Trend Scouting, Nokia

Luke Ritchie
Head of Xr, Nexus Studios

Sara Fleeman
Director, B2b Marketing, United Way of Greater Atlanta

Sarah Vick
Executive Producer, Intel Studios

Angelo Del Priore
Partner, Hp Tech Ventures, Hp Inc.

Jason Mcdowall
Vp of Strategic Development, Ostendo Technologies

Dijam Panigrahi
Co-founder/coo, Gridraster

Agatha Yu
Senior Design Manager: 3d & Mixed Reality, Adobe

Laura Hertzfeld
Director, Xr Partnership Program, Yahoo! News, Verizon Media Group

Annie Eaton
Ceo, Futurus

Christopher Lafayette
Emergent Technologist, Holopractice

Emily Wells
Producer, Houston Grand Opera Association Inc

Ashley Crowder
Ceo, Co-founder, Vntana

Yoon Park
Principal Ux Designer - Hololens, Microsoft

Jessica Kantor
Watchwoman, the Look Club

Keith Soljacich
Vp/gd Experiential Technology, Digitas

Oscar Noriega
Ceo & Cofounder, Wabisabi Design, Inc

Amir Bozorgzadeh
Ceo, Virtuleap

Olivia Davis
Project Manager and Curator, Montefiore Health System

Leslie Karpas
President, Lexset

Karthik Patanjali
Graphics/multimedia Editor, the New York Times

Alexandria Porter
Ceo, Mod Tech Labs Inc.

Jae Maloney
Xr Consultant, Klm

Russ Fadel
Co-founder and Ceo, Augmentir

Kirin Sinha
Founder & Ceo, Illumix

Bill Rehbock
Head of Content Partnerships, Blade Shadow

James Ashley
Lead 3d Developer, Vimaec, Llc

Stan Larroque
Ceo, Lynx

Anne Hiatt
Artistic and General Director, Opera on Tap

Neil Trevett
President, the Khronos Group

Deidre Diamond
Ceo & Founder, Secure Diversity

Lou Pushelberg
Ceo and Founder, Circuit Stream

Leen Segers
Founder & Ceo, Lucidweb

Olivier Koelemij
Managing Director, La, Mediamonks

Victoria Robertson
Co-founder, Operamap

Bob Fine
Executive Director, International Virtual Reality and Healthcare Association

Erik Murphy-chutorian
Founder & Ceo, 8th Wall

Evan Osheroff
Head of Ar & Vr, Jefferies

Casper Wickman
Senior Technical Leader/senior Researcher, Volvo Cars

Rigel Benton
Interaction Designer, 8th Wall

Lia Cunningham
Co-founder/ceo, Vair

Tony Tomarchio
Director of Technical Operations, 8th Wall

Dirk Schart
President & General Manager, Re'flekt

Said Bakadir
Director, Product Management, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Laura Herman
Ux Researcher, Adobe

Myra Laldin
Ceo, Perspectives

Tom Furness
Founder & Chairman, Virtual World Society

Salva Vilcovsky
Founder, Memomi

Pete Oberdorfer
Founder, Tactic

Philip Lelyveld
Immersive Media Initiative Program Lead, Entertainment Technology Center @ Usc

Jeremie Lasnier
Co-founder & Chief Creative Officer, Livelike

Amy Peck
Founder, Endeavor Vr

David a Smith
Ceo, Croquet Corporation

Alina Kadlubsky
Director of Communications, Open Ar Cloud

Yann Caloghiris
Executive Creative Director, Left Field Labs

Zohaib Ahmed
Ceo, Resemble Ai

Jennifer Defalco
Brand Manager, 8th Wall

Sarah Hill
Ceo, Healium by Storyup Studios

Maryam Sabour
Business Development, Niantic

Dalia Lasaite
Ceo, Cgtrader

Robert Hoffmeister
Ceo, Goodly Innovations

John Kwak
President, Contextgrid

Vivian Chazen
Founder, the Hive Vr

Donna Davis
Director, Oregon Reality (or) Lab, University of Oregon, University of Oregon

Shrenik Sadalgi
3d Commerce Working Group Chair, Head of Wayfair Next, Wayfair

Callie Leone
Ceo & Founder, Eunoe

Jane Hoffacker
Ceo, Founder, Spiro Park Xr

Muki Kulhan
Cio, Executive Xr Producer & Creative Tech Analyst, Muki-international

Eve Weston
Ceo & Creator of Realities, Exelauno

David Ripert
Ceo, Poplar

Ashok Maharaj
Head, Xr Lab, Tcs

Clemens Kirner
Ceo & Founder, Insider Navigation

Boaz Ashkenazy
Founder and Ceo, Simply Augmented

Jacob Morton
Deep Learning Engineer, Seerslab Inc.

Scot Stafford
Co-founder, Pollen Music Group

Tom Neumann
Co-founder and Head of Engineering, Rendever

Patrick O'shaughnessey
Founder and Chief Developer, Patched Reality Inc.

Sergiu Ardelean
Ceo & Co-founder, Artivive Inc.

Robert Brown
Vice President, Center for the Future of Work, Cognizant Technology Solutions

Soraya Jaber
Ceo & Co-founder, Minsar

Jan-erik Vinje
Managing Director, Open Ar Cloud

Luis Bollinger
Co-founder, Holo-light

Jessica Manins
Co-founder and Ceo, Beyond

Antony Vitillo
Consultant, New Technology Walkers

Jon Cheney
Founder & Ceo, Seek Xr

Luciana Carvalho Se
Business Development (Global, Part-time),

David Heath
Principal Technologist, Bath Iron Works Corp

Hilary Mcvicker
Vp Sales and Marketing, the Elumenati

Alex Hertel
Co-founder / Ceo, Xperiel

Max Noir
Head of Us Operations, Fxg

Connell Gauld
Co-founder & Cto, Zappar

Erika Barraza
Founder & Ceo, Evrealities

Stefano Corazza
Head of Augmented Reality, Adobe

Kimberly Culp
Director, Carr Mcclellan P.c.

Richard Warp
Sound Designer and Audio Technologist, Pollen Music Group

Bernard Francois
Founder, Previewlabs

Stepan Stulov
Cto, Goodly Innovations Gmbh

Linda Ricci
Ceo, Decahedralist Consulting

Shahrohk Yadegari
Director, Uc San Diego Sonic Arts Research and Development

Thibault Mathieu
Founder & Creative Producer, Wilkins Avenue

Maria Mishurenko
Xr Designer, Synesthetic Echo

Matthew Santone
Designer, Argodesign

Mike Boland
Chief Analayst, Artillery Intelligence

Anders Ribbing
Head of Enterprise, Bublar Group

Eugene Panich
Ceo, Almalence

Claire Baert
Project Manager, Emteq

Wei Lv
Software Product Manager, Nreal

Shivaji Yerra
Ceo, Plugxr

Finn Staber
Xr Wizard, Chicken Waffle

Andrew Maneri
Mars Content Lead, Unity Technologies

Inga Petryaevskaya
Ceo, Co-founder, Tvori

Moe Somani
Director, Customer Strategy & Growth, Atheer

Muntaser Syed
Phd Candidate/ Research Associate, Florida Institute of Technology

Allen Chien
Director of Ar/vr, Goertek

Jhanvi Shriram
Ceo, Krikey

Bc Biermann
Creative Director,

Daniel Plemmons
Senior Interaction Designer, Microsoft

Gavin Newton-tanzer
President, Awe Asia, Sunrise International

Ross Finman
Ar Mapping Lead, Niantic

Gerry Baranano
Director, Tech Futures Group

Fabian Quosdorf
Head of Immersive Development, Island Labs Gmbh

Gabriel Jones
Ceo and Co-founder, Proprio

Sponsors & Partners

2020 Sponsors

• amazon
• Disney
• facebook
• hTc
• Google
• Qualcomm
• Johnson&Johnson
• Walmart
• oculus