Disruptive Technologies Highlights

Focus on Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence, Gamification..

Andy Stanford-Clark – CTO, IBM

Andy Stanford-Clark is the Chief Technology Officer for IBM in UK and Ireland. He is an IBM Distinguished Engineer and Master Inventor with more than 40 patents.

Presentation Title:The impact of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning on SME/mid-range organisations

Day: Thursday 16th November

Time:  11.00-11.30

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Dr. Timothy Jung – Director of the Augmented and Virtual Reality Hub at Manchester Metropolitan

Dr Jung has been involved in a number of funded AR VR research projects at national and international level. His current research focuses on the application of mobile and wearable augmented reality, virtual reality, mixed reality retail experience, Internet of Things (IoT), multi-sensory experience in cultural heritage,  smart city and smart tourism. He is the academic conference chair of AR and VR Conference 2016 and the editor-in-chief of International Journal of Applied Augmented and Virtual Reality.

Day: Thursday 16th November

Time: 13:00-13:30

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