I’m developing XR community in CEE region to bring our world closer to metaverse. I’ve founded MIXR – largest independent XR conference in the region, now developing AR,VR and other Digital projects in Retail and other industries. Sometimes I consult corporations and startups on innovations and immersive tech.
Took part in a round table about working with PII in marketing, where they discussed with lawyers and information security experts upcoming new formats of personal data and the risks associated with them, in connection with the metaverse concept landing.
Moderated a round table on Gaming Mmetaverseas part of the fall DevGAMM Fall 2021, where discussed with GameDev experts possible impact of the new trend on gaming industry and whether someone should run after the hype and start developing meta-games.
Gave a short interview on the subject of changes in the labor market and earning money from investments both in the metaverses and on the hype associated with them.
He joined the RIA Novosti podcast about new technologies, where together with Igor Krivitsky, hot on the heels of the Facebook Connect conference, they discussed the announcements of Facebook, now called Meta. We discussed all the company’s announcements, including new VR and AR headsets, the company’s gaming projects and the development of the Horizon brand.
Delivered a visionary session at the OCS Distribution conference with overview on the current situation in the AR-VR market and concept of the Metaverse. Discussed the industrial applicability of the technology in the corporate segment and the rate of technology penetration into the mass market.
Took part in a discussion on the podcast “Calculator” from the podcast studio “Speech Technique” (ex-Medusa Podcasts), where he discussed the possibilities of private investment in AR and VR companies and the prospects for market growth. The recording took place just a few days before the presentation of the iPhone 13, which could have presented a VR headset from Apple, but it was not.
As a part of Game Development track on Cyprus IT Forum, delivered a session about market size of AR-VR game development and comparison with other markets, including mobile, PC and console. Focused on strategic differences of AR-VR market and successful game cases.
Shared my vision about AR-VR for Event industry in current pandemic environment with existing options and varieties of solution. Paper version of magazine is published on October 2021.
In preparation for the filming of the first TV reality series “Vyzov”, together with Channel One we implemented 3D-module with the SOYUZ MC-19 rocket in AR, right inside their mobile application. The AR functionality was integrated directly into the native application, giving millions of viewers of the federal channel the opportunity to look at the rocket in detail and even launch it into space from their coffee table.
We have developed and integrated a 3D-configurator for house development with AR preview for the construction company ECO-TALO, which produces log cabins and townhouses from Karelian pine.