In 2003 and 2007, the 2nd ISMAR and the 6th ISMAR were held in Tokyo and Nara, respectively. Now with ISMAR2015, it is the third time that ISMAR is hosted in Japan. ISMAR2015 is being held at Fukuoka City, from September 29th to October 3rd, 2015. Fukuoka City is one of the most populated cities in Japan (currently, 1.5 million people are living in Fukuoka) and the largest city in Kyushu Island. Kyushu is the third largest island of Japan, located at the southwestern part of the country.
One of Google's most anticipated projects, Project Tango, will be featured at AWE Asia. Project Tango combines 3D motion tracking with depth sensing to give your mobile device the ability to know where it is and how it moves through space. At AWE USA this past June, Tango lead Johnny Lee demonstrated this new technology by placing a digital car on stage and took a tour around it with a tablet powered by Tango before getting inside of it.
This October your dream of being able to fly will become a reality. AWE Asia is pleased to feature MindRide's AirFlow experience, an interactive and immersive experience which will let you take to the skies. AirFlow uses a combination of virtual reality, harnesses and fans to simulate the flying experience complete with the wind in your face. MindRide won best in show at Augmented World Expo this past summer in Santa Clara where it wowed the crowds in the virtual reality expo created in partnership with UploadVR.
According to a recent report by Research and Markets, the China Mobile Augmented Reality Market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 109.74% between 2015-2019. China represents a huge market opportunity for both foreign and local companies with its 1.3 billion users. In fact, an earlier Research and Markets report predicts that in the next "five years Japan, China and South Korea will have a major chunk in the market share of AR".
Call for Speakers, Exhibitors and Sponsors AWE is headed to China this October 17-18 and we want you to join us. As many of you were such a big part of making AWE 2015 in Santa Clara, California a success this past June, we would like to invite you on our journey to Asia this... Read More
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