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August 2018: Augmented Reality and UX
Welcome to AWE Nite SF! This month we are bringing together founders and developers who have augmented reality experiences in market to share their journey and lessons learned in shaping user experience including presentations from Torch 3D, Superstar Games, Living Popups, uSens and more. Seating is limited at our host venue Unity, get on the list before spots are gone! Beer and pizza will be served during networking. A huge thank you to our host sponsor Unity Technologies and our partners Super Venture and for making this event possible. Interested in demoing, sponsoring or volunteering at this event? Fill out this form - - - - - - - - - - - Agenda 6:30-7:00PM: Doors Open 7:00-7:15PM: Welcome and The AR Roundup presented by Tom Emrich - Partner, Super Ventures and Co-Producer of AWE 7:15-8:00PM: Demos & presentations - Damon Grow, President and Co-Founder - Superstar Games - Cheryl Bayer, CEO - Living Popups - Paul Reynolds, CEO & Co-founder - Torch 3D - Dr. Yue Fei, CTO & Co-Founder - uSens 8:00-9:00PM: Networking with beer and pizza served courtesy of Super Ventures. - - - - - - - - - - - About our Presenting Companies Superstar Games Superstar Games is an augmented reality (AR) game company started by gaming industry veteran Damon Grow and legendary NFL quarterback, Joe Montana. We build mobile AR games for iOS and Android. We are the only studio in the world with four mobile AR games. One of games, Putt Putt World, is currently the number nine most popular AR game on iOS! We are a seven person team of experienced designers, developers, artists and gaming executives located in San Francisco. Learn more at Living Popups A Unique AR Immersive Platform with a Focus onEducation, Tourism, Media and Brands. Learn more at uSens A pioneer in 3D HCI technology, uSens works with augmented and virtual reality, mobile phone, automotive, IoT and a range of forward-thinking companies to fulfill its mission of enabling everyone to interact with technology with the most natural and intuitive interaction tool – their hands. The company’s pioneering inside-out, 26DOF (degrees of freedom) hand-tracking technology, complete with hardware and SDK, brings true presence to AR/VR devices letting users interact with virtual objects using their bare hands. The unique mobile inside-out 6DOF positional tracking solution (SLAM) is designed from the ground up for mobile AR/VR devices using advanced machine learning and computer vision techniques. Learn more at - - - - - - - - - - - Our Sponsors 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 and Toronto. AWE EU 2018 is coming up on October 18-19. Learn more at Super Ventures: Early stage fund for Augmented Reality. We believe that Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, and Mixed Reality are giving people real superpowers and are on a mission to invest in early stage startups that are using these superpowers to change the world. Learn more at Unity Technologies is the world-leading content creation engine for gaming and interactive entertainment. Unity is the foundational engine for all XR platforms powering more than 60% all published applications out there. Our mission to help streamline AR development begins with support for Hololens, Vuforia, Windows Mixed Reality, Google ARCore and Apple ARKit. We are already inspired by the experimentation and innovation we’re seeing from creators around the world, and we can’t wait to see all types of augmented reality experiences come to life as we continue to build up an expanded, customized AR development experience for the latest and greatest AR platforms! Learn more at

Unity Technologies

30 3rd Street · San Francisco

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We are here to advance the augmented reality industry in San Francisco by connecting and empowering its community.

AWE Nite SF is a place for developers, creators, investors, founders, corporate decision makers and curious folk to come together to celebrate the activity and devote conviction around building an augmented reality (AR) hub in Silicon Valley.

AWE Nite SF is part of AWE, the world's #1 XR event series, with a reach of over 250,000 professionals all dedicated to the adoption and growth of augmented reality as the next wave of computing. AWE produces conferences dedicated to XR (AR/VR/MR) in the USA, Europe, Asia and Tel Aviv and hosts AWE Nite meetup events in Toronto, San Francisco, Chicago and New York.

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