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Niantic AR Research Lead (Escher Reality YC17 CEO) & Samsara Product Panel

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Niantic Augmented Reality Research Lead (CEO of Escher Reality, YC '17) & Samsara/Mapbox Product Panel

Come join fellow Augmented Reality folks for our fun-packed event!

This event is sponsored by Epic. Epic is a mobile wallet and self-checkout app incorporating Computer Vision and Augmented Reality. Sign Me Up as a Beta User! 

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6:30pm - 7:00pm: Registration and Networking
7:00pm - 7:10pm: Opening Remarks  
7:10pm - 8:00pm: Augmented Reality Fireside Chat and Panel

  • Ross Finman - Augmented Reality Research Lead, Niantic; Co-founder and CEO, Escher Reality (YC June 2017; acquired by Niantic); Master's Degree and Ph.D., Robotics, MIT; BS, Computer Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University.  

    Pokemon Go creator Niantic buys Escher Reality TechCrunch Article

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  • Miroslav Lysyuk - Product Manager for Camera Sensors, Samsara; Augmented Reality Product Lead, Mapbox; Product Manager, Partner, Thinktiv; Product Manager, UNSEEN; BA, Anthropology, International Studies, University of Chicago. 

    Miroslav is a product expert at the intersection of camera technology, location data, and AR experiences. He’s currently a PM at Samsara building the next generation of computer vision technology for connected operations and until recently ran Mapbox’s location-based augmented reality team. 

    Prior to Samsara and Mapbox, Miroslav helped launch and transform several businesses spanning Autonomous Vehicle HD mapping to emotional intelligence training games. 

  • Sheng Huang, Moderator - Head of Business Operations & Partnerships, Sturfee; Head of Product, REVL Ltd; User Operations, Niantic; Local Product Incubation - Operations Strategy, Google; MBA, London Business School; BS, Business Administration, University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business


8:00pm - 9:00pm: Networking


Venue: UC Berkeley Extension - SAN FRANCISCO CAMPUS
160 Spear St., Floor 6 (Room 609), San Francisco, CA 94105


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Type: Event

Vendor: Epic Events