JUNE 8 & 9, 2020 TRACKS

Man & Machine Interactions

Spatial Computing with Azure Mixed Reality, Digital Twins and HoloLens 2

René Schulte – Valorem Reply

It’s an amazing time to be alive and experience what was previously science fiction becoming a reality with Spatial Computing devices like the HoloLens 2 and the AR Cloud, the digital copy of our physical world.
In this session Rene will talk about the current state of the technology and explain why Spatial Computing with VR/AR/Mixed Reality is a key technology for the fourth industrial revolution and is dramatically changing how humans interact with computers. He will demonstrate some of his HoloLens Mixed Reality projects including a Holographic Digital Twin and how to render huge 3D models on the HoloLens. He will also provide a future perspective of Mixed Reality combined with AI Deep Learning for intelligent edge augmented intelligence scenarios. Furthermore, will Rene explain why the AR Cloud with Azure Spatial Anchors are the next big thing by showcasing lots of enterprise and consumer use cases. 

Personal Profile
René Schulte
Director of Global Innovation – Valorem Reply

René Schulte is Director of Global Innovation at Valorem Reply working with teams across the globe on emerging technologies like the revolutionary 3D volumetric video telepresence solution HoloBeam and the AR Cloud enabling large, cross-platform user experiences with persistence.
He is a creative thought leader with a passion for UX and deep technical knowledge from more than 10 years in VR/AR/MR/XR/Spatial Computing technology and 3D programming, developing for the Microsoft HoloLens since 2015, was featured on Forbes and is listed as VR/AR/MR dev influencer. He also coded AI deep learning neural networks before it was cool and is leveraging modern AI to empower humans.
He is a frequent keynote and session speaker and panelist at conferences like //build, Unite, Vision VR/AR Summit, VRDC (GDC), AWE, ESA and more. Blogs about many topics. He also created popular open source libraries like WriteableBitmapEx and the AR library SLARToolKit.
He was honored several times for his dev community work with the Microsoft MVP award, recognized as Microsoft Regional Director and Global Advisory Board member for the VR/AR Association.

Company Presentation
Valorem Reply
Valorem Reply offers services with global reach and experience, coupled with the local knowledge needed to deliver exceptional experiences in any business environment. We make it possible for our customers to succeed as modern businesses and market leaders.