Janine Yoong (Snap) // Mark Wendell (Meow Wolf) // Lisa Lokshina + Shachar Weis
Hope to see you all IRL at the next event. I’ll send out a link the day of the event for people who aren’t able to make it so you can join online.
We'll be meeting at Zero Space.
337 Butler St, Brooklyn, NY 11217
**If you can't attend in person, we're also be meeting virtually. I'll send out the link to those who have RSVPed the day of the event**
Janine Yoong, Head of Location AR Partnerships, Snap, Inc.
Janine likes maps and wants to fill them up with fun and useful things. She currently leads a location-based Augmented Reality exploration program at Snapchat, where she spends her time connecting new AR technology and 3D maps to local communities all over the world.
Mark Wendell, Director, Experience Design Studio, Meow Wolf
With a long career in visual effects and animation on franchises such as Shrek, Star Trek, and Harry Potter, Mark made the jump to emerging technologies and now spends time exploring the boundaries between art, science, and technology. He’s worked as a CG Supervisor, digital artist and photographer, creative technologist, volumetric video film maker, XR specialist, and explorer of the multiverse. After building a world-class innovation lab for WarnerMedia in Manhattan, Mark now works as the director for the Experience Design Studio at Meow Wolf, building future-forward prototypes for artful mixed-reality installations.
Lisa Lokshina + Shachar Weis
Lisa is the co-founder and Director of User Experience at L3A UX Studio, a research and design studio in Brooklyn. She leads the UX design efforts for immersive tech experiences. Shachar is the founder of Packet39, a dev shop that focuses on XR, 3D engines, game development, immersive experiences, computer vision, and 3D scanning. Together they will present their collaboration, “A Victorious Athlete in Augmented Reality,” an app that reveals the lost history of one of the Getty Villa’s most prized possessions.
https://l3astudio.com/ | https://packet39.com/