Magic Leap Augmented Reality + Computer Vision Technical Leads Panel

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Magic Leap Augmented Reality + Computer Vision Technical Leads Panel

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Agenda:

6:30pm - 7:00pm: Registration and Networking
7:00pm - 7:10pm: Opening remarks by Sheng Huang
7:10pm - 8:00pm: Augmented Reality Fireside Chat and Panel

-Ali Shaw-Rockney - Lead Embedded Software Engineer, Magic Leap

Ali Shaw-Rockney is a Lead Software Engineer in the Embedded Algorithms Team at Magic Leap. He received his PhD in Computer Vision from EPFL, Switzerland and postdoc from the Robotics Lab, University of Oxford, UK. He has over a decade of industrial and academic research experience in Computer Vision for 3D reconstruction and Mixed Reality. He has worked at Amazon Lab126, Broadcom, 2d3/Vicon as part of their embedded Computer Vision team prior to joining Magic Leap. Outside work, he enjoys long distance road cycling, amateur carpentry, photography and spending time with his wife and two boys.

-Ashwin Swaminathan - Distinguished Fellow of Computer Vision, Magic Leap

Ashwin Swaminathan leads a team researching on world sensing, simultaneous localization and mapping, object recognition, visual inertial odometry, and scene semantics.

Prior to joining Magic Leap, he was with Qualcomm Research in San Diego from 2008 to 2015. At Qualcomm Research, he was involved in various computer vision and machine learning projects for applications in augmented reality and context aware computing on mobile phones. In addition, he was involved in Qualcomm’s efforts in robotics and drones.

Ashwin holds 30+ patents in the field of computer vision, machine learning and Augmented Reality. He has authored 7 journal papers, 30+ conference papers with a combined 3200+ citations.

-Prateek Singhal - Lead Computer Vision Engineer, Magic Leap

Prateek currently is a lead computer vision research engineer at Magic Leap. He leads the team on Scene Understanding and Object Recognition using different modalities like depth camera, cameras and IMU. He previously led the team for large scale persistence on the device. He is also one of the core members of headpose team and have worked on core tracking and mapping algorithms for Magic Leap One.

-Sheng Huang, Moderator - Head of Business Operations & Partnerships, Sturfee; Head of Product, REVL Ltd; User Operations, Niantic; Local Product Incubation - Operations Strategy, Google; MBA, London Business School; BS, Business Administration, University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business

8:00pm - 9:00pm: Networking

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Venue: UC Berkeley Extension - SAN FRANCISCO CAMPUS
160 Spear St., Floor 6 (Room 609), San Francisco, CA 94105

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