Neil Schneider, Executive Director of TIFCA, was interviewed on Computer America, a syndicated radio show about computers and technology which is also streamed online in podcast form. Neil talked about the Immersed conference, Students Night Out, virtual reality, immersive technology, future computing, and much more.
What is Future Computing?
Future computing is the practice of turning technological dreams into reality with computers and computer media.
The Future computing ecosystem is made up of specialized pillars that include:
Compute Performance and Platforms
- Graphics & processing capability
- Supporting peripherals and ecosystems
- PC, Mobile, Cloud, Console
- Virtual Reality
- Mixed Reality
- Augmented Reality
- Stereoscopic 3D
- Advanced diplay / experience technology
Innovative Content and Applications
- Video games
- Enterprise / serious use case
- Game Engines
- Content development toolsets
Latest Developments by TIFCA And Its Subsidiaries.
Futurpreneur is nothing less than a backbone to the young Canadian entrepreneur economy. They provide mentoring, business financing, and the necessary expertise to turn amazing ideas into amazing businesses. The best part is…they are going to be speaking at the Students Night Out portion of Immersed! Read More
Running November 8-9 in Toronto, Canada, there are just TEN DAYS left until the Immersed 2018 summit! We are very proud to reveal that Richard Huddy, Head of the Game Ecosystem for the Samsung Research Institute (UK) is going to be the second Immersed keynote. Huddy is going to talk about the blockbuster game Fortnite and the Samsung and industry-backed innovations that were needed to make that title possible on the Android platform. Read More
TIFCA’s Immersed conference and IO’s iVentures are having a 48 hour flash sale beginning NOW! Delegates can buy a full access pass to Immersed for $295 CAD plus fees and taxes; a $200 savings! OR, they can get full access to both Immersed and iVentures for $495 CAD plus fees and taxes which is a huge value.
This sale ends October 25 at 10:00AM EST and the number of available tickets is limited. This discount offer will not be offered again, and existing tickets cannot be exchanged or discounted for this temporary program.
Immersed features over 30 international speakers from companies like AMD, Intel, Survios, the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the Samsung Research Institute, Microsoft Canada, Deloitte Canada, Lenovo, the Globe and Mail, GINX Esports Television, and many more. Companies speaking at iVentures include Dark Slope Studios, Ubisoft, Skyship Entertainment, World Gaming, and more.
Immersed takes esports up a notch with Alex Igelman, Executive Chairman and Founder of Millennial Esports Corp. With over twenty-five years of experience in technology, entertainment and casino gaming, Igelman was the first lawyer to focus on Internet gaming and was instrumental in the early success of PartyGaming and PokerStars.
In 2004, he was involved in the creation of Gaming VC that has become a giant in the space. Igelman has most recently been focused on the Esports sector and was recruited to be a strategic consultant to Pro Gaming League (PGL), the first Esports related company that was later acquired by Millennial Esports Corp. In 2016, Millennial Esports was debuted on the TSX-V under the symbol GAME with Igelman as CEO. Igelman has successfully grown the company and has focused on raising over $27,000,000 and counting. Read More
Put your dukes up! Mike Domaguing, Vice-President of Marketing for Survios, is SPEAKING AT IMMERSED and joining our list of 30+ international speakers!
Survios is a AAA virtual reality content developer and distributor that releases chart-topping titles like “Raw Data,” “Sprint Vector,” and the latest collaboration with investor MGM, “Creed: Rise to Glory”. YES – Rocky in VR! Read More