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From Mobile Phones to Augmented Reality (Presented by Nreal)

Jon Li  (Head of US Market, Nreal)

Location: Room 3020, West Hall

Date: Thursday, March 23

Time: 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core Pass, Summits Pass, Expo Pass, Audio Pass, Independent Games Summit Pass

Topic: Business & Marketing

Format: Sponsored Session

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: All


In 2000, Motorola launched its first touchscreen mobile phone. Over the next decade, that PDA phone evolved and informed what we all now know as the smartphone. The ensuing apps and app stores formed an ecosystem that has contributed to the transformation of the internet into the mobile internet.

Today's Augmented Reality (AR) glasses is following a similar market adoption and growth trajectory. Meanwhile, recent display and processing advancements are bringing AR solutions that consumers desire. Nreal is leading the charge with a goal of making AR glasses available to all.


Come learn how the evolution of the smartphone can offer valuable insights into the future of the AR experience. Also learn how Nreal is bringing augmented reality to the consumer market.

Intended Audience

Jon welcomes business leaders, designers, and developers to attend and discuss how the industry can collaborate to deliver transformational augmented reality to consumers.