JUNE 8 & 9, 2020 TRACKS

Enabling the Next Era of Computing – XR | 5G

The deployment and scalability of large XR worlds on Verizon’s 5g Ultra Wideband

Host: Neil Schneider – The International Future Computing Association (TIFCA)
Presenter: Gaspard Giroud – Garou

1 – The promise of Spatial Computing.
2 – Relevance of edge computing and 5G for the consumers.
3 – Real Time computing and visualisation: a case for industry disruption.
4 – What is next? Predictions for the 20’s.
5 – Ethics and challenges ahead.
6 – Presentation of Garou: A high fidelity,multi-user platform built on Epic Games’ Unreal Engine.
7 – Product demo.
7 – Questions and answers with guests.

Personal Profile
Neil Schneider
Executive Director – The International Future Computing Association (TIFCA)

Personal Profile
Gaspard Giroud
Founder – Garou

Born in France Gaspard graduated from Paris la Villette Architecture school, received a Fulbright Scholarship, and moved to New York to earn a Master of Science from Columbia University. After working 15 years as a technical director and director in the VFX industry, Gaspard co-founded Piranha, an advertising agency that visualised unbuilt architecture like the future World Trade Center. In January 2020 Gaspard became the CEO of the spatial computing pioneer Garou: an XR startup specialised in high fidelity and multi-user worlds built on Epic Games’ Unreal Engine.

Company Presentation
Garou is an open, high-fidelity, multi-user platform built on Epic Games’ Unreal Engine.