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Designers working with computers know the frustration of feeling like their work is trapped inside the screen, picturing it from behind a keyboard and trusting they're getting the information necessary to perfect a design. With the advent of VR, AR, and 3D printing, that information is available in dramatically new ways, and designers have a powerful new set of tools to create with. This panel will address the different advantages of these technologies, but also explore ways they can be used to compliment each other.
Actual virtual reality, augmented reality and 3D printing demonstrations will be included in this session. Watch and experience as an object is created live using VR, visualize it using AR, and then 3D print it right on site.
Nicholas Baker, Industrial Designer
Felipe Castaneda, Senior Industrial Design Manager, MakerBot
Dr. Jussi Kajala, Co-founder and CEO, 3DBear
Tyler Woods, Lead Reporter, Technical.ly Brooklyn
Design Talks are open and free to all, but a reservation is required: RSVP
This talk is part of Design Talks NYC and will take place at the Durst Organization on the 21st floor of 4 Times Square (enter at 151 West 42nd Street).