Habib Zargarpour, Tricia Dugan Speaking at Immersed 2017

By Neil Schneider October 10, 2017 TIFCA News

Taking place October 19-21, 2017 at the Ontario Science Centre, Immersed will deliver the most senior and sought after executive B2B access possible.  The Immersive Technology Alliance is very proud to reveal two additional speakers for Immersed 2017: Canada’s leading event for all things immersive.

Habib Zargarpour

Habib Zargarpour, Visual Effects Supervisor

Habib Zargarpour was most recently Visual Effects Consultant for Blade Runner 2049.  He is a repeat BAFTA Visual Effects Award Winner and a double Academy Award Nominee.  Mr. Zargarpour developed a Real Time Visual Effects system used in the Jungle Book and Ready Player One.  Sample films credited with his name include The Perfect Storm, Signs, The Bourne Identity, Star Wars: Episode I, Star Trek: First Contact, Twister, and countess more.   He was formerly Partner Director of Visuals at Microsoft Studios and was responsible for visuals across all Publishing titles for XBOX One, Windows, and Hololens.  He also had a tenured career at Electronic Arts.

Tricia Dugan, VP of GTM, Immersive Computing, HP

Tricia Dugan is vice president and head of global go-to-market for immersive computing at HP Inc. where she is responsible for bringing immersive products to market including Sprout Pro by HP, the world’s first immersive computer. HP has a portfolio of immersive solutions including reality capture, VR/AR, and 3D technologies.

Mr. Zargarpour and Ms. Dugan represent the rare top executive access that Immersed delivers each year!

Ajay Fry, Host of Innerspace on Space Channel

Habib Zargarpour, Tricia Dugan (HP), Frank Soqui (Intel), and Buzz Hays (Lytro) will join the annual Futurists Panel moderated by Ajay Fray, Host of Innerspace on Space Channel.

Additional organizations speaking include IBM, Group Media TFO, Advanced Micro Devices, Nvidia, Jon Peddie Research, FORREC, White Rhino, and countless more.

Learn more here: http://www.getimmersed.com