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Presentation: "Ready, Set, Immersion! — Getting Ready for the Second Coming of VR"

Track: Solution's Track Thursday / Time: Thursday 15:50 - 16:40 / Location: Hall 7

It’s been a long time coming, a really long time in fact — but Virtual Reality has finally arrived. Again. — In 2016, VR hardware and software will be available to the masses in sufficient quality and we can’t wait!

Consider this talk your crash course for the paradigm shift. Forget what you know from your work on traditional HMIs. We’ll discuss underlying technical concepts, user experience and interfaces in VR and give an overview over software as well as hardware solutions to kick–start your first VR projects.

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Florian Plank, Managing Director at Siili

Florian Plank

Biography: Florian Plank

Florian heads Siili Solution’s German office and has been designing software for over a decade and for all types of companies, from start–ups to large, multi–national corporations.

Twitter: @polarblau

Tero Huttunen, VFX Refugee at Siili

Tero Huttunen

Biography: Tero Huttunen

Tero made the switch from the VFX industry in 2014 to work as a software engineer at Siili Solutions in Berlin. He leads Siili’s 3D and VR unit, spends his time building web based prototypes, real-time 3D applications for various platforms and helps clients design teams with his 3D visualization expertise.