Author: Aaron Beattie

Human-Computer Interaction For AR

Christian Sandor is a world-lading expert on augmented reality (AR). He is Director of the magic Vision Lab at the University of South Australia, where his team is researching human-computer interaction for AR. At TEDxAdelaide, Christian and team member Ulrich Eck describe the development of AR and provide a live demonstration of their latest design AR...

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Understanding How The Brain And Body Work Together

Traditionally, the design of objects and virtual interfaces is based on functional and aesthetic requirements. However, with a better understanding of how the human brain and body function, and how they work together, we now ask ourselves – can we take a new approach to design by optimizing the use of brain- and body-intelligence to create emotions and to make objects in our daily lives better and more efficient? Patrik Künzler received his medical doctorate from the University of Zurich. After which he joined the Nobel laureate Dr. Susumu Tonegawa at MIT in Cambridge USA, to do his post-doctorate research. Patrik then joined the Smart Cities group of Dr. William J. Mitchell at the MITMedia Lab. He moved back to Switzerland In 2008, to start his own company. He has received several patents for his studies while working for companies such as General Motors, Ferrari, Frank O. Gehry Architects, and...

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Sorin Petrov Discusses Virtual Reality

Sorin Petrov is an AUBG student from Moldova. Creative, independent and tenacious. Currently he’s specializing in business communications and has an avid passion for the workings of the mind. At the age of 18 he graduated from an independent theatre school while pursuing his high-school degree and started working as a radio-show host at the national radio station. With more than 6 years of experience in the field of public speaking, Sorin took every chance he found to be a...

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Where will Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Take Us?

Zenka’s sculptures and street art paint a picture of where we are in time and where we are headed based on new developments in virtual and augmented reality. Finding new ways to visualize accelerating change begs the question: how do we prepare for fast change in the knowledge age? Zenka is a Los Angeles based artist who makes art for the galactic age. She is known for her augmented reality prints, raku VR sculptures and high tech street art. Her art is held in the collections of Fortune 500 companies, such as Google and Delta Airlines and tech startups such as Survios, Merge, Senetics and StarVR. Zenka will take us on a journey through time. Her art paints a picture of where we are in time and where we are headed based on developments in virtual and augmented reality. Finding new ways to visualize accelerating change begs the question: how do we prepare for exponential change in the Knowledge...

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