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  • Start Date:12th September 2018
  • Start Time:18:00 pm
  • End Date:12th September 2018
  • End Time:22:00 pm
  • Location:MSP Tech Incubator, Manchester Technology Centre, Oxford Rd, Manchester, M1 7ED
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Demo Nights: VR & AR

Demo Nights is back for another instalment taking place on September 12th at our new home the MSP Tech Incubator.

This quarter we will be showcasing some of the excellent VR & AR work taking place in the region. Lightning talks will give you an insight into some of the products companies are creating and some of the challenges they have found when developing for AR/VR.  After the lightning talks you will have the opportunity to play with the tech & meet the creators.

Speakers include:

Jack Fabian, Learning Technologist, PWC

Jonathan Briggs, Creative Director, Field

Dr. Ella Cranmer, Lecturer in Information Technology Development, Manchester Metropolitan University

Steve Bowden, Pre-Sales Technical Executive, EON Reality

Chris Guerin, CEO & Founder, Short-cgi

Vin Summer, Founder and CEO, Clicks and Links

This event is sponsored by PWC.

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Demo Nights is always a sellout event so make sure you secure your tickets early to avoid disappointment. Whilst you wait for the 12th please check out the highlights from our last session which showcased voice-activated services here: 

Speakers and demos included:

The future of voice-activated devices and how they’re likely to impact search marketing
Radek Kowalski, associate director - Solutions and Web Migration Architect iProspect - Presentation slides
Ellie England, director for Microsoft Search 
 
A few things I've learned whilst designing for voice
Barry Briggs - senior UX architect, BBC - Presentation slides
 
Voice design - the neglected part of voice tech
Pat Cavanagh -  software engineer, Apadmi - Presentation slides
 
Making an Alexa skill from scratch
David Sellars, Head of Innovation, Bright HR - Presentation slides
 
The event was sponsored by:
 
Interviews
 

 

Demo Nights 2018

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