When Google technology and developers meet, it usually means there is a DevFest going on. You can find DevFests all over the world. They are organized by GTUGs and GDGs, the user groups around Google technology. And surely there will be one in Vienna, the capital city of Austria.
It will take place in the at Metalab, Rathausstraße 6, 1010 Wien beginning at 5:00 pm. You can register on the DecFest Vienna homepage.
We are proud to contribute to this years DevFest with a talk, that Thomas will give. Here is a short summery:
According to various experts there wil be a dominant new computing platform every 10 years. Immersive computing seems to be the next big thing and many vendors are working on hard and software to make this evolution happen. Next year we will see many new devices in the area of Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality like the long awaited Oculus Rift headset, Microsoft’s HoloLens, but also to more and more mobile VR headsets like cardboards or devices from Samsung Gear VR plus new interaction technologies like RealSense from Intel.
This highlight talk will give an overview about existing and upcomiming Hardware and Software Technologies required for building immersive solutions spanning the whole digital experience spectrum from Augmented, Mixed up to Virtual Reality Applications.
The talk will also showcase some realworld examples of immersive solutions and gives the opportunity for some handson experiences after the presentation.