Presenters

Presenters at Chapter Events since 2009. You may type in a name or part of a name to quickly search the list.

Documentary Director / SparkShortsDirector; Pixar Animation Studios

Erica Milsom joined Pixar Animation Studios in October 2002.

President; UXPA of Los Angeles

Film enthusiast, Visual Designer, UX and Product Design Leader, mentor, teacher and cook - Marcella has a diverse background that lends to the exce

Founder/Chief Scientist ; All These Worlds, LLC

Thirty years ago, Jacki Morie embarked on what was to be her life’s career: researching & creating meaningful VR experiences that combined mult

Cinematographer / Stereographer; JAMES NEIHOUS

James has been an award winning IMAX cinematographer since 1976 and has since become the leading IMAX stereographer in the industry and even helped

Executive Producer; HOAX VFX

Alexis Nelson co-founded HOAX Films, with VFX Director Rick Sander, in 2010.

Senior Software Engineer; Google

Ivan Neulander is the lead rendering engineer on Playground, the second iteration of Google's immersive AR camera mode that launched on the Pixel p

Production Talent Manager; FuseFX

Lindsey Neyman is the Production Talent Manager at FuseFX, where she oversees recruitment for each of the company’s three locations.

Sr. Recruiter; Trailer Park + Deep Focus

Wemi Opakunle began her career in the recruiting space over a decade ago connecting professional creative talent to clients within the advertising,

Technical Recruiter; Oculus VR

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Concept artist, creature designer - Avatar, Star Trek, Watchmen, Cloverfield.

Founder / Director; Persona Foundation

Gregory Peter Panos is an American futurist, writer, educator, inventor, developer, consultant and evangelist in the emerging field of human simula

Visualization Software Engineer, AR/VR Development; JPL

Oleg Pariser has been a Member of Technical Staff at Multimission Image Processing Laboratory at JPL since January 2000.

; Environmental Science Research Institute (ESRI)

Brooks Patrick is a Solutions Engineer on Esri's 3D team helping individuals and organizations take advantage of 3D and the power of procedural mod

; Legacy Studios

Character artist

Resident Artist; Vortex Domes

Audri Phillips, VJ/3D animator, content creator, immersive media specialist, based out of Los Angeles with a wide range of experience that includes

Project Director; USC's Institute for Creative Technologies (ICT)

Diane Piepol is a Project Director with the Univ. of Southern California ’s Institute for Creative Technologies (ICT).

Sr. Director, Motion Capture; Electronic Arts
Animation Lead and Animator; Rhythm & Hues

TIMOTHY PIXTON

Character Lead / Animator

Character Modeling Lead; Digital Domain

Dan Platt is a
classically trained anatomical modeler with a career spanning over 20

Heather is a multifaceted artist and veteran video game developer with over 18 years of experience in the entertainment industry.