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AWE Nite TO - Nov 2018: Augmented Reality Platforms & Tools

  • Startwell 786 King Street West Toronto, ON, M5V 1N6 Canada (map)

Join us at AWE Nite Toronto, the largest AR community in North America, at our next event hosted at StartWell on King Street West where we explore platforms and tools that are making it easier and more effective for content creators and developers to create augmented reality content.

This evening will include AR presentations and demos from Albedo Informatics, TechGuilds, MetaVRse, BabylonVR and ARFront.

Pizza and beer will be served courtesy of Super Ventures!

A huge thank you to our venue partner StartWell and our sponsors IDEABOOST, Super Ventures and AugmentedReality.org for making this event possible.


Agenda

  • 6:00-7:00PM: Doors Open, Networking & Demo

  • 7:00-7:15PM: Welcome and Opening Remarks - AWE Nite TO Team

  • 7:15-8:00PM: Demos & Presentations from:

    • Kori Golding - President, Albedo Informatics, SIGIL

    • Nabil Orfali - CEO & Founder, Sitecore MVP, TechGuilds

    • Julie Smithson - COO, MetaVRse

    • Jack Liu - Founder, BablyonVR

    • Alvin Xu, Technical Lead, ARFront

  • 8:00-9:00PM: Networking with demos from

    • SIGIL by Albedo Informatics: Location-based AR game

    • Peek for Sitecore by TechGuilds: Enterprise XR platform


About the AR Companies


Albedo Informatics is an award-winning digital studio focused on location-based gaming, augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR), wearables, and developing emergent digital technologies. SIGIL is a location-based augmented reality (AR) mobile game that draws upon a rich tapestry of myths, legends and folklore, bringing them to life through the magic lens of AR. In SIGIL, the user explores the world, which is transformed into a massive sandbox RPG, where mystery and adventure lurk around every corner. Learn more at www.thisislarge.com

Peek by TechGuilds is the world’s first VR/AR platform built on the world’s leading Experience Management Platform – Sitecore. Peek for Sitecore XP, by Sitecore experts TechGuilds, is a bold, forward-looking initiative aimed at empowering marketers and content managers to deliver VAMR experiences without the need to engage technical resources using their existing WCMS. Peek allows you to take the same content you always had (traditional website), and transform that into VR and AR, in a matter of an hour. Learn more at https://getpeek.ca/


About our Sponsors

StartWell - StartWell's Club on King Street West: A happier place to do the work that you love. As a special offering to friends of AWE Nite TO we are extending a warm invitation to join our club - using the special registration link below you'll get 24hr access to our main campus for just $99/mo! Sign up here: https://startwell.co/awe/invited and learn more about our Club here: https://startwell.co/club.

IDEABOOST is a Toronto-based business accelerator and startup community for companies that are building the next generation of technology-based media and entertainment products, services, and brands. An initiative of the Canadian Film Centre’s Media Lab, in partnership with Corus Entertainment, IDEABOOST provides high–potential Canadian startups with seed investment, mentorship, and access to its network. Learn more at . http://ideaboost.ca/

AWE (Augmented World Expo): The world’s #1 XR event series including conference and expo dates in the USA, Europe, Asia and Israel and meetup chapters in San Francisco, New York, Chicago, LA, Phoenix, Vancouver, Toronto, Berlin, Tokyo and Tel Aviv. Learn more at https://tlv.augmentedworldexpo.com.

Super Ventures: The first early stage fund for Augmented Reality. Learn more about the fund, our partners and our portfolio at http://www.superventures.com

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