Mar 3

Falcon Talks: Welcome to the Metaverse

6:00pm - 8:00pm

About This Event

Poster for Falcon Talk March 3 2021 by Richard Kerris 83

The Alumni Association's series of Falcon Talks featuring experts from diverse fields will feature Richard Kerris '83 at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 3 with a talk entitled "The Future of Collaboration Through Real-Time Photorealistic Simulation: Welcome to the Metaverse."

Kerris is the general manager for media and entertainment, the Omniverse platform, and head of developer relations at NVIDIA.

With a career spanning Alias|Wavefront, Apple and Lucasfilm, his experience combines driving marketing and product development with a focus on bringing new ideas to life.

At Alias|Wavefront, he was director of Maya technologies and led the teams that brought the groundbreaking 3D software to OEMs and new platforms. At Apple, he directed developer relations and managed the ProApps teams for Final Cut Pro, Logic and Aperture. At Lucasfilm, he served as CTO, managing research and development, IT and information services.

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