Panelists

Ryan Sizemore

Ryan Sizemore

3D Artist / VR & AR Developer

Aaron Sawyer

Aaron Sawyer

Artistic Director - Redline VR

Chris Lai

Chris Lai

CEO - MassVR

Sonya

Sonya "Hasko7" Haskins

VR Esports Editor, VR Fitness Insider

Julie Smithson

Julie Smithson

Co-Founder of MetaVRse & XR Ignite Community Hub & Virtual Accelerator

George Berlin

George Berlin

Creative Genius - George Berlin Studios

Bree McEwan

Bree McEwan

Associate Professor and Program Coordinator - DePaul University

Matthew Houlihan

Matthew Houlihan

Faculty Member - Chicago Jesuit Academy

Kelly Page, Ph.D.

Kelly Page, Ph.D.

Director of Bennett Labs: Bennett Day School

Ibrahim Jilani

Ibrahim Jilani

Business Development Director, Consumer Technology: UL

Carla Bond

Carla Bond

Founder & CEO: Upskill VR

Thomas Brady

Thomas Brady

Associate Dean: Homeland Security Training Institute and Public Services Division

Eli M. Galayda

Eli M. Galayda

Head of Client Engagement at NVISION

Michael Naughton

Michael Naughton

Account Executive: Brand Management Solutions at ESKO

João Adeodato

João Adeodato

Business Development Manager at Tetra Pak

Jennifer Suerth

Jennifer Suerth

Vice President - Technical Services at Pepper Construction

Neil Reindel

Neil Reindel

Designer at Perkins & Will

Devon Rutkowski

Devon Rutkowski

Media Designer at Gilbane Building Company

Matt Petermann

Matt Petermann

Digital Practice Manager at Perkins & Will

Danielle Dy Buncio

Danielle Dy Buncio

CO-FOUNDER & CEO at VIATechnik

Ilya Zlatkin

Ilya Zlatkin

Head of Entertainment & Media Practice

Ross A. Hersemann

Ross A. Hersemann

Attorney. Writer. Gamer.

J.D. Houvener

J.D. Houvener

Patent Attorney/Founder of Bold Patents Law Firm

Mark Persaud

Mark Persaud

Immersive Reality Practice Lead at Moonshot

Carter Egan

Carter Egan

Technical Director at ImmersiveTouch

Jia Luo

Jia Luo

Vice President, Engineering at ImmersiveTouch

Erika Gangware

Erika Gangware

3D Product Designer

Eric Gantwerker MD, MMSc(MedEd), FACS

Eric Gantwerker MD, MMSc(MedEd), FACS

Vice President, Medical Director at Level Ex

Brian Jensen

Brian Jensen

Director of Product Design at InContext Solutions

Lewis Gardner

Lewis Gardner

Software Engineer at BUNDLAR

Michael Dreas

Michael Dreas

Director of Photography and Technology at Snap36

Cathy Grochowski

Cathy Grochowski

Owner - Make the Grade Training Solutions

Peter Wittig

Peter Wittig

Senior Developer & Co-Founder | Motive.io

Mary Ann Thornton

Mary Ann Thornton

Director of Operations at Avidity Technologies Inc.

Raj Puran

Raj Puran

Director of XR Business Development & Strategic Partnerships at Intel

Gordon Montgomery

Gordon Montgomery

EVP, Global CMO | Antenna International

Steven Beasley

Steven Beasley

Director of Digital Media at MSI Chicago

Randy Gress

Randy Gress

Director of Business Development at NEXT/NOW

John Martin

John Martin

Co-Founder & CEO - BUNDLAR

Tom Munz

Tom Munz

Owner / Creative Director - Pulse Studio

Thomas Livings

Thomas Livings

Owner - Studio inHaus

Dijana Mihajlovic

Dijana Mihajlovic

Principal - KNTXT Group

Davinder Kohli

Davinder Kohli

Founder & CEO - XentStudios, LLC

Dave Kohl

Dave Kohl

Marketing Director - First In Promotions

Ben Azulay

Ben Azulay

Principal - Bradford Allen

Alexandria Heston

Alexandria Heston

Lead UX Technical Artist at Across Realities

Steve Bowler

Steve Bowler

President and Co-Founder at CloudGate Studio

Rebecca Rothschild

Rebecca Rothschild

Narrative Designer at Digital Dreams Entertainment

Alan Reck

Alan Reck

Founder of ZoopTEK

Thomas Williams

Thomas Williams

Founder at Grand Scheme Games

August Wasilowski

August Wasilowski

Freelance XR Game Developer at AugieTech LLC

Christopher Morrison

Christopher Morrison

Founder & CEO Robo Aerial

Daniel Allen

Daniel Allen

Director of UX at 3D Results

Mario Jobbe

Mario Jobbe

Chief Brand Officer at Next Story Group

Tracey Wiedmeyer

Tracey Wiedmeyer

Chief Technology Officer at InContext Solutions

Sarah Sexton

Sarah Sexton

Software Engineer at Microsoft

Keisha Howard

Keisha Howard

Founder at The BlazeBreakers and the Sugar Gamers

Ken Waagner

Ken Waagner

Consultant - Isobar

Paula Weigel

Paula Weigel

Principal at PWA Marketing Group

Akiva Bergman

Akiva Bergman

Sales & Marketing Director at Ballistic-VR ltd.

Erica Bishaf

Erica Bishaf

Leader of the Pack

Brandon C. Taylor

Brandon C. Taylor

Sr. Instructional Designer - Columbia College of Chicago

Mfon Akpan

Mfon Akpan

Assistant Professor of Business at National Louis University

Ray Katos

Ray Katos

Senior Technical Education Consultant

Alan Hughes

Alan Hughes

Founder at NEXT/NOW

Farrukh Khan

Farrukh Khan

Co-founder & CEO at Inference Analytics, Inc.

Zach Martin

Zach Martin

Project Director at BUNDLAR

Scott Lynch

Scott Lynch

Creative Director, Voyre

Emma Johansson

Emma Johansson

Creative Director, RunawayPlay

Alan Beauchamp

Alan Beauchamp

CEO at Terminal54

Eric Irving

Eric Irving

UX Designer/Visual Communicator/Creator/Mentor

Anthony Mattana

Anthony Mattana

Founder, CEO of Hooke Audio Corp

Meg Miller

Meg Miller

VFX/Digital/Virtual Reality Producer

Liuba Khramova

Liuba Khramova

Co-Founder, AR Team by Emily Rise

Alex Paull

Alex Paull

Co-CEO, Reality Bytes

Lorne Rodriguez

Lorne Rodriguez

Co-CEO, Reality Bytes

Patrick O’Shaughnessey

Patrick O’Shaughnessey

Augmented Reality Developer at Patched Reality

Ron Padzensky

Ron Padzensky

Business Intelligence Professional & Authority on Augmented Reality

Jason Edgecombe Jr

Jason Edgecombe Jr

Business Analyst at EX3 Labs

Aaqib Usman

Aaqib Usman

Founder, Interactive Producer - Midwest Immersive

George Vukotich

George Vukotich

Founder / Managing Partner FinTank

Gareth Davies

Gareth Davies

Lead Developer - BUNDLAR

Jake Hamann

Jake Hamann

Founder & CEO - Content Readiness Institute

Adam Wisniewski

Adam Wisniewski

CEO at EX3 Labs

Matthew Wren

Matthew Wren

CTO - BUNDLAR