CS50 Tech Talk: Building Augmented Reality Experiences with Unity3D

July 5, 2017
Super Mario Bros Recreated as Life Size Augmented Reality Game at Central Park
By David J. Malan

CS50 presents... a tech talk on augmented reality (AR) by Abhishek Singh, Resident Researcher at NYU, whom you may recall from such films as https://youtu.be/QN95nNDtxjo.

"Watch this guy play Super Mario Bros. IRL in Central Park using HoloLens," says TechCrunch. Follow Abhishek at @shekitup.

This talk will cover the technical challenges and design considerations that go into creating AR experiences with the Hololens using Unity. Singh will talk through his experiences in building the viral Hololens project in which he recreated Super Mario Bros as a life-size, first-person experience.

Details and Registration

Thursday, 6 July 2017, 12pm – 1pm, includes lunch
CS50 R&D, 125 Mount Auburn Street #350, Cambridge, MA, 02138

Event will be live-streamed on Facebook and YouTube.

Register at https://www.picatic.com/building-ar-experiences.

About Abhishek Singh

Abhishek loves building things, both physical and digital. He brings a fair amount of skills to the table: fabrication, programming (front-end and back-end), circuit design, 3D modeling and printing, design, and even an undergrad degree in business. He also has previous experience founding and running three tech startups, and is currently working on his fourth. Read more here.