Wednesday

Room 2

16:20 - 17:20 (UTC+02)

Talk (60 min)

The Metaverse and the location problem

The Metaverse is a concept that is getting more and more attention. In order for the Metaverse to be more than a glorified version of VR chat rooms it needs to solve the problem (actually many problems!) of how to anchor digital content in the real world. Let's look at the different methods used to reliably persist digital content in the real world, and look at what these techniques could enable as computing experiences come out of the screen and into the real world.

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Scott Leaman

Scott Leaman is one of Europe's foremost experts in Mixed Reality (MR) consulting, a Microsoft MVP for Mixed Reality, and the Mixed Reality Lead for Sopra Steria Norge. He has been using VR/AR/MR to bring value to the enterprise domain for many years, based on a background of 17 years IT consulting experience in Australia, America and Europe. He has been building software for the Microsoft HoloLens since 2015, and has long experience with development, design and project management for Mixed Reality projects.