Next week, February 15-18th, will be the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. There will be a variety of AR related events during the MWC.
Christine Perey has organized an AR Showcase on Wednesday, February 17th from 5:00-7:00, so AR companies can demonstrate their services and products to customers. Designers will also have a chance to compare and contrast their products versus the competition. The following companies have confirmed their attendance:
- 3G Doctor
- Mobile Acuity
- Mobilizy-Wikitude Drive
- Presselite-Firefighter 360
- Presselite-Tweet 360
- Sequence Point Software SL
- Telefonica Research & Development
- Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
You can find the Showcase in the northeast corner of the courtyard. Announcements for the AR showcase can be tweeted to #arshow (changed for length.)
The Mobile AR Summit is an invitation only event. If you’re interested in joining, please contact Christine Perey at email@example.com. More information can be found here.
Poble Espanyol, City Hall.
Wikitude Drive is an Augmented Reality navigation system. They are one of the 10 finalists at this years Navteq Challenge.
Monday, 15.2., 2010 15:00 to 20:00
Petit Palau of Palau de la Musica
Mobilizy is with Wikitude one of the 20 finalists of the “Mobile Premier Award in Innovation”.
Martin Lechner, CTO Mobilizy, will present.
Wednesday, 17.2. 13:00 to 19:00
Location: to be announced.
Mobilizy CTO Martin Lechner presents a position paper “ARML an Augmented Reality Standard”. ARML is currently being reviewed by W3C (World Wide Web Consortium). At 17:00 there will be a Wikitude Showcase presentation.
We won’t be able to attend – so if you’re there – keep us updated about your experience.
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