I am excited to announce the 2nd annual VR for Architectural, Engineering & Construction (AEC) themed NYVR Meetup. We have another completely stacked agenda with the leading companies & thought leaders in this vertical. Each company will have a few minutes to introduce their technology & then we will spend the rest of the time networking & demo'ing their products.
In addition, we will have some special guests from Warner Brother's Ready Player One promotional team attending. We are so excited for the upcoming release on 3/29 & rumor has it, Warner Brothers may even have some special gifts/surprises for the NYVR community so don't miss out on coming to the event!
Below are the companies that will be presenting.
Alexander Gredysa - VR Global
VR Global delivers advanced VR / AR / 3D 360 applications available for any modern devices. This means VR & AR Headsets, Mobile Devices, Web Browser & Desktop Computers. Our products help companies to digitally transform their sales process, customer experience, & communications. Our software platform gives easy access to a full stack of technologies, with the major focus on bringing 3D 360, Virtual, Augmented, Mixed Realities along with collaboration tools as standards to the Real Estate Industry.
Ana Garcia Puyol - IrisVR
IrisVR creates software for immersive design review & collaboration in virtual reality. It is used by VDC teams, design firms, & engineers who coordinate 3D models & implement design & construction processes. IrisVR integrates with Revit, Rhino, SketchUp, & other 3D tools out of the box, allowing users to instantly create immersive VR experiences optimized for client presentations & collaborative design review.
Brian August - 110 Stories
110stories creates immersive mobile media that allows real estate developers to understand the story behind iconic architectural projects. These stories are told through connected visualizations, optimized for the various project stakeholders throughout its entire lifecycle. In conjunction with the American Institute of Architects, 110stories is building "ArchiTechTour", a first of its kind immersive walk down the High Line for attendees of the 2018 National AIA conference at the Javits Center this June. ArchiTechTour will allow participants to visualize the past, present & future of various structures, using AR, VR, XR, 360 imagery, drone photography & other forms of immersive visualization.
Christopher Mitchell & Thomas Dickerson - Geopipe
Geopipe creates expansive, immersive virtual models of the real world for gaming, architecture, VR, simulation, & beyond. We apply algorithmic techniques including machine learning to raw sensor data to understand not just what the world looks like, but what it contains. We produce semantically rich 3D models that you can download instantly in industry standard formats to use in your favorite game engines & design & rendering software. Get started with free evaluation models at https://geopi.pe (https://geopi.pe/)
Gaspard Giroud - Garou
GAROU is a geographic based VR marketplace aimed at building a community where users can share their VR content, interact with other people, transact, learn, engage with the brands they love & discover the brands they will come to love. Currently you can explore NYC & dive into key landmarks, visit real estate, take a heli tour high above the buildings, browse stunning architecture & even check out the new Tesla Model X!
Katelyn Coghlan - Glimpse Consulting & The Vrgineer 5k Headset
Katelyn will be presenting The Glimpse Group's consulting division which specializes in high end VR marketing experiences for the real estate industry. Katelyn will be demo'ing a recent project that was completed in partnership with Intel that places a user in the middle of a large basketball stadium with 2500 animated characters. In addition, Glimpse will be demo'ing the experience on the revolutionary new VRgineer 5K headset. Don't miss out on the chance to catch a glimpse of the future of computer processing as well as high resolution displays.
Jim Prucey - Orbix360
Orbix360 offers a web-based platform for uploading & viewing 360 photo-based experiences. 360 cameras are becoming more affordable & accessible at the prosumer & professional level, & Orbix360's goal is to make Orbix360.com the easiest way to create interactive experiences with 360 photos. Orbix360 is also compatible with 3D architectural renderings produced by popular engineering & design software.http://www.orbix360.com (http://www.orbix360.com/)
Mike Quan - Interactive Tactical Group
Interactive Tactical Group is taking the next generation of hand held 3D LIDAR
scanning into the future. While LIDAR (light detection & ranging) has been around for many years it has emerged as an important element of the driverless car sensor package. As the price & performance of LIDAR has fallen, a new crop of hand held scanners has come online, allowing users to quickly scan buildings & infrastructure providing dimensionally accurate measurements, 3D models & location data.
Pablo Marvel - Nova Concepts
Nova Concepts is a visualization agency for architecture, engineering & development. Our goal is to bridge the gap between design & reality with interactive tools & engaging visual experiences, exploring unbuilt environments with film, CGI & Virtual Reality. This demo will show the impact of visual software & hardware on the design, construction & maintenance of buildings using VR, drones & interactive 360.
Polley Wong - Viuspace & VRARA
Polley Wong is the CEO of Mixed reality firm VIUSPACE (read as view space), co-founder of Architecture & Interior Design studio WE CREATE GROUP, & heads up the AEC Committee of VRARA, the global industry association for Virtual Reality & Augmented Reality. Members such as Google (sorry Microsoft), Samsung, Archiact, AutoDesk & many more.
Roman Malantchouk - Walk THIS House
walkTHIShouse provides a unique bundle of 3D design & visualization services to architects, developers, real estate agents & designers. We utilize today's most sophisticated technologies to convert complex architectural & engineering data into visual stories. Our main objective is to create material that becomes the core of the project during design, construction & marketing phases. www.walkthishouse.com (http://www.walkthishouse.com/)