Past Meetup

Jumping into the Future: Augmented Reality and Saudi E-commerce

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It's a new year and we're very excited to start it having hit 5,000+ members in this group! So thank you to everyone who's joined and attended our previous meetups, and for anyone who hasn't been to one yet, make sure you come join the fun in 2019!

Speaking of 2019, we've got some great meetups planned for the year, the theme of which will be highlighting new and upcoming technologies and how they can be used to improve user experiences in different fields.

For our January meetup, we're going to be looking at Augmented Reality (AR) technology and how Saudi e-commerce businesses can use it to deliver experiences that wow customers.

While we've got you here, how about you help us out for future meetups! As we said, we've got a bunch of topics lined up for this year, but we'd also like to get your input on the types of innovative technologies you'd like to learn more about.

Please take just 2 minutes to fill in this quick survey and let us know what new technologies have got you curious:

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