Bringing Augmented Reality to Android with ARCore

GDG Manchester NH
Thu, Jul 19, 2018, 6:00 PM (EDT)

About this event

ARCore brings augmented reality to Android at scale without any special hardware requirements. Learn the ARCore fundamentals of Motion Tracking, Environmental understanding and Light estimation. With ARCore, shape brand new experiences that seamlessly blend virtual content with the real world.

Join us at Jupiter Hall in Manchester on 7/19/2018 at 6:00 pm.

Guest speaker: Kunal Khona (AR and Android Developer at Wayfair).

Schedule:
6:00 Pizza and networking. Thanks to our sponsor, Sunrise Labs!
6:30 Event start: Speaker Intro by Steve Doroff
6:40 Bringing Augmented Reality to Android with ARCore (Kunal Khona)
7:25 Q&A
7:35 Networking and more AR demos from Kunal and Steve
8:00 Done. Special thanks to Jupiter Hall!

Kunal works with the Wayfair Next team to help create next generation experiences in AR. He has built AR experiences using Google Tango and ARCore and has been working on features like `View in Room 3D`, allowing users to easily try out furniture in their space.

Kunal was a featured speaker on ARCore at DroidCon Boston in March.

Learn how Wayfair and other leading companies are adding AR to their apps. Could your app or game be next?

*** Attendees are eligible for our free raffle of two Daydream View v1 VR headsets! ***

ARCore sample videos from Google (1:10):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ttdPqly4OF8

AR is taking off in the real world:
https://techcrunch.com/2018/03/20/wayfairs-android-app-now-lets-you-shop-for-furniture-using-augmented-reality/

Sponsors:
Sunrise Labs https://www.sunriselabs.com
Jupiter Hall https://www.facebook.com/JupiterHallNH/


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  • Doug Parsons

    Doug Parsons

    Sunrise Labs

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    Barbara Aichinger

    FuturePlus Systems

    Vice President New Business Development

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    Sarfraz Ahmad

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