CEO & Founder, Integem Inc.
Dr. Eliza Du is a serial innovator, industry technology leader, recognized academy researcher, and woman entrepreneur. She published two books, and over 100+ top-tier peer-reviewed journal articles and international conference papers. She applied for over 30 patents.
Dr. Du co-founded Integem Inc. in July 2015 and she is leading her team to develop the Holographic Augmented Reality technology platform. From September 2013 to June 2015, Dr. Du was a Director of Engineering at Qualcomm where she leads a team of engineers developing novel intelligent mobile products. From August 2005 to August 2013, Dr. Du was a tenured professor at Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN, where her research projects were founded by the Department of Defense, the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Justice, the National Science Foundation, Canada Border Service Agency, etc. From Sept. 2003 to July 2005, Dr. Du is an Assistant Research Professor at the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD. Dr. Du received the prestigious ONR Young Investigator Award in 2007. She and her Ph.D. students received the Best Paper Awards in IEEEE International Conferences in 2009 and 2012.
Holographic Augmented Reality (HAR) is the means to extract people and objects from real life and immerse them into the virtual world where they can interact with virtual objects. The audience will have the chance to co-create an AR experience during the talk and experience our co-created AR experience immediately at the end of the session.