CEO, 8th Wall
Erik Murphy-Chutorian is the founder and CEO of 8th Wall, building cross-platform solution for developers to build augmented reality applications on all mobile devices. Erik has deep expertise in computer vision, imaging infrastructure, data analysis and full-stack/mobile product development. Prior to founding 8th Wall, he worked at both Facebook and Google as an engineering manager and senior staff software engineer respectively, leading the initiatives behind a number of key projects on Google Images and Google Photos. Erik holds a PhD in computer vision from the University of California, San Diego and a BA in Engineering Physics from Dartmouth College.
This talk will highlight solid examples of innovative user experiences in new Mobile AR apps, discuss various user interaction modalities and their applicability to Mobile AR and share some of the insights we’ve learned at 8th Wall as we’ve been building our modern developer platform for Mobile AR.