Public Relations graduate with more than six years of experience working in PR and marketing roles in both the UK and Latvia. Currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Social Sciences and working on a thesis to unravel the benefits consumers see in augmented reality marketing.
Have you ever watched a cartoon or looked at a painting and wished you could slip inside it? Well, that is exactly what Extended Reality (XR) Artist from Glasgow, Ian Crighton, does every day. The digital designer who put on a virtual reality headset a few years ago is now creating most of his artwork whilst standing right inside it.
Joh Orengo, Finnish XR Nation’s ambassador and former "Swiss Army knife" at a Finnish EdTech spatial computing startup, Grib, provides top tips for augmented reality companies and educators that want to apply AR in the classroom setting effectively.
Gints Gabrāns is the founder of a GPS-based augmented reality (AR) mobile app, SAN, and the author of numerous large-scale virtual art pieces, which can be spotted all across the globe. He tells us how he found his creative freedom in augmented reality art space.
Finnish Extended Reality Nation’s ambassador, Joh Orengo, shares his thoughts on the Finnish XR ecosystem as well as outline his aim of establishing an international network of professionals at the event.