Led by CB Insights Tech Industry Analyst Nick Pappageorge
AR/VR hype keeps reaching new heights. Funding to AR/VR startups reached an all-time high in deals and dollars last year. Both Facebook and Apple are reputed to have 1000+ engineers working on their respective headset efforts. And PlayStation said its PSVR, a $400 headset released in October, has sold 915k units in just 4 months.
Unsurprisingly, startups of all kinds are flocking toward what could be the next major computing platform.
In this webinar we’ll delve into:
- Major startup players in the AR and VR market
- Investigate new enterprise and industrial use cases for AR/VR
- Patents being sought by large corporates like Microsoft, Apple, along with startups like Magic Leap
- Highlight how media companies and movie studios are reacting and driving M&A
Nick Pappageorge is a Tech Industry Analyst at CB Insights with focus on IoT, wearables, AR/VR, and drones. Prior to analyzing startups and venture capital at CB Insights, Nick worked at 3D printing company Makerbot Industries in a research role, and in Latin America for the Libra Group.
Nick is a graduate of Hamilton College. His research has been cited in Forbes, Fortune, Wired, Quartz, Re/Code, and Business Insider, among other publications.