Presenters

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

Producer; ABC, Pixel Magic, Netflix

Coming soon

; Disney

Mark McLaughlin got his B.S. in C.S. from the University of New Mexico in 1988 and his M.S. in C.S. from Brigham Young University in 1991.

Director of Rapid Prototyping; LAIKA

Director of Rapid Prototype on ParaNorman, Brian McLean has been instrumental in the development of 3D printer technology for facial animation at L

OpsLab VR/AR Software Lead; JPL

Alexander Menzies serves as a software lead for augmented and virtual reality development in the OpsLab at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Director, CEO; Fusion CI Studios

Lauren Millar is creative director /co-founder of Fusion CI Studios, dynamic fx specialists, in LA & Vancouver.

; nVidia

Phil directs software product management for NVIDIA’s professional middleware at.

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