As VR emerges as the next computing platform (VR/AR), new lessons and old are needed to understand how to create a VRX, a user experience for the emerging platform of VR. Hear lessons learned as Nick DiCarlo explains how he in collaboration with Digital Myths Co-Founder, Rafael Brown, and his team of veteran first person game developers took their approach of creating immersive, emergent, interactive game simulations into VR.
VRX covers audio, view, controls, body, navigation, motion input, object interaction, and social with lessons and examples drawn from their first project. The goal is to build a heightened sense of presence that allows for adventures.
CEO/ Co-Founder at Manos Accelerator
Sylvia Flores is an award-winning entrepreneur and engineer with years of experience. She founded several startup companies and is knowledgeable of the U.S. Hispanic market. In 2003, she worked with the former President of Mexico Vicente Fox to establish a technology incubator for Mexican entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley. Prior to her career in startups, Sylvia held various engineering positions at IBM.
She has also served as the Regional National Vice President for the Society of the Hispanic Professional Engineers. She was awarded the 'Entrepreneur of the Year' award in 2003 from Latino Style Magazine. She earned a Chemical Engineering degree from San Jose State University
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