January 2019: Web AR with 8th Wall, Trigger AR and Magic Leap

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Welcome to AWE Nite SF! The largest Augmented Reality meetup in the Bay Area.

This month we kick off 2019 by looking at the massive opportunity of Web AR featuring a demo and presentations from 8th Wall, Trigger AR and Magic Leap.

Beer and pizza will be served during networking courtesy of Super Ventures.

Interested in demoing, sponsoring or volunteering at this event? Fill out this form https://augmentedworldexpo.com/awe-nite-meetups/

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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 include:
- Dat Chu, Lead Software Engineer, 8th Wall
- Danny Parks, Senior Director of Technology, Trigger AR
- Tricia Katz, Evangelist, Developer Relations, Magic Leap (Virtual Speaker)

8:00-9:00PM: Networking with beer and pizza served courtesy of Super Ventures.

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About our Presenting Companies

8th Wall - Debuting the 8th Wall Web, the first #AR solution of its kind for mobile #web browsers! Learn more here: https://8thwall.com/

Trigger AR - Trigger, The Mixed Reality Agency™, invents unrivaled mixed reality experiences for the world’s top sports leagues and brands including: NFL, NBA, MLS, PGA, Adidas, Nike, and Reebok. From major marketing campaigns to powerful enterprise solutions, their work combines premiere content with the latest technology, blending physical and digital worlds in innovative yet measurable ways. Learn more here: https://www.triggerglobal.com/

Magic Leap - At Magic Leap, we imagine a world full of promise, delight, and magic where entertainment, productivity, and socialization become something to experience integrated into the real world around us. Magic Leap is a computer that knows where it is in space and uses built-in sensors and cameras to understand the world around it and then seamlessly mixes the digital world with the physical world. Learn more here: https://www.magicleap.com/
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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 www.aweeu.com.

Super Ventures: The first 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 about the fund, our partners and our portfolio at http://www.superventures.com

The Microsoft Reactor at 680 Folsom is an event-based site that houses three main teams: Mixed Reality Academy, Mixed Reality Capture Studio and Commercial Software Engineering. The Mixed Reality Academy provides tutorials on mixed reality development and access to expert advice and devices. Workshops will be available, led by our Mixed Reality engineers, local communities and partners in the near future. Learn more at: http://microsoftreactor.com