Virtual Reality Wants You: How developers fit into the new VR landscape
Virtual Reality is not just about games. Many designers and developers are finding that VR is opening up new and exciting business opportunities. Jason McGuigan and Jason Cooper from Horizon Productions will walk through the basics of Virtual Reality as it exists in today’s business environments, how companies are using it, and how you can get involved. Through an open discussion on Google Cardboard, Samung GearVR, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, 360 video, and more- the Jasons will explain where developers are needed and what skills are being sought after in this exciting new field.
About Jason McGuigan Jason Cooper
Jason McGuigan and Jason Cooper are the Creative Director and Director of Multimedia at Horizon Productions, which has over 34 years of consumer marketing experience that they're now translating into Virtual Reality products. Jason and Jason lead a talented team that is developing VR experiences for a wide array of business clientele, including IBM, Quintiles, CREE/Home Depot, Carolina Railhawks, UNC Athletics, and many others.
They regularly speak about VR to Fortune 500 companies and various groups throughout the Triangle. They also have made television appearances, been featured in news articles and were selected as one of the only groups on the East Coast to be granted access to Google VR's Jump platform and GoPro's Odyssey camera.
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