Rick Barker, Music Industry Blueprint
Nov30

Rick Barker, Music Industry Blueprint

Former Taylor Swift Manager Rick Barker was given Big Machine’s new artist Taylor to help her better understand the business side of music. Rick become Taylor’s long time manager giving the artist direction and key insights on navigating the music business. Needless to say, she took Rick’s advice to heart. “He was the first one to ever say that to me and it sunk in,” Taylor said in an interview with Pollstar Magazine after celebrating...

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Mats Johansson – President and CEO, EON REALITY
Nov26

Mats Johansson – President and CEO, EON REALITY

EON Reality Co-Founder, Mats Johansson has developed partnerships and business with  leading companies such as Microsoft, HP, Nvidia, Atlas-Copco, Suzuki, Lexus, Boeing, Cornell University and Imperial College to mention a few, he also played a key role in the company’s rapid growth. Mats has over 20 years of experience in 3D Interactive Simulation technologies and is widely recognized as a leading innovator in his respective field....

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Elizabeth Baron – Ford Motor Company
Nov25

Elizabeth Baron – Ford Motor Company

Elizabeth Baron has been the driving force in the development and deployment of the Ford immersive Vehicle Environment, a facility that uses sophisticated virtual reality technology to enable designers and engineers to fully experience a vehicle before it is ever built. The facility immerses a person into a full-size, photo-realistic environment, enabling real-time product evaluations to take place in advance of any physical builds....

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CARLOS ARGUELLO Oscar Nominated Film Director
Nov21

CARLOS ARGUELLO Oscar Nominated Film Director

Carlos Argüello is a Creative and Artistic Director with world-renowned companies such as Walt Disney Features, Cinesite (Kodak), Synthetic Video and PDI (Pacific Data Images). With a high international profile, Argüello has been a speaker in United Nations, Geneva, China, Organization of American States (OAS/OEA), Inter American developing Bank, IDB. He has been cited many times by television programs as well as magazines and...

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Wired Magazine, Sr Editor – Peter Rubin
Nov21

Wired Magazine, Sr Editor – Peter Rubin

Peter Rubin is a Senior Editor at Wired Magazine, overseeing Wired‘s pop culture and entertainment coverage. In June, Mr. Rubin wrote the definitive manifesto featuring Oculus founder Palmer Luckey, which ushered in a new era in the awareness of Virtual Reality as the next computing and communications platform.   “Virtual Reality is going to have a monumental impact on our world. It has been years in the making, but we’re now on...

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Mary Spio – Founder Next Galaxy Corp
Aug19

Mary Spio – Founder Next Galaxy Corp

A noted entrepreneur, engineer and digital cinema pioneer Mary Spio is the President of Next Galaxy Corp – a leading developer of innovative fully immersive Consumer Virtual Reality technology and content solutions. Mary has provided technical direction, marketing leadership and brand building guidance to many of the world’s largest companies including Microsoft Xbox, Coca Cola, The Tribune News Company, Wal-Mart, Clear...

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