AWE (Augmented World Expo) is the world’s #1 AR+VR conference and expo with annual dates in the USA, Asia and Europe.
These events bring together a mix of CEOs, CTOs, designers, developers, creative agencies, futurists, analysts, investors, and top press in a fantastic opportunity to learn, inspire, partner, and experience first hand the most exciting industry of our times.
The AWE USA stage will showcase speakers, startups and organizations who are already using AR & VR to drive economic growth, encourage empathy and collaboration, democratize healthcare and education, and change the world. It’s time to GO XR or GO HOME.
AWE is produced by AugmentedReality.ORG a 501 (c) (6) non-profit organization. All profits are reinvested in AR.ORG’s services.
Our Mission: Advancing Augmented Reality to Advance Humanity. Our Goal: 1 billion active users of AR by 2020.
– AR.org facilitates and catalyzes the global and regional transformation of the AR industry by
– Educating and boosting awareness about the real power of AR
– Connecting the best talent around the world with the best in AR
– Hatching AR initiatives and helping bring them to market
VP, Augmented Reality Products, PTC
Michael (Mike) Campbell is Executive Vice President of Augmented Reality Products at PTC. In this role Mr. Campbell leads the Vuforia business and is responsible for driving the product and technology strategy of PTC’s leading platform for the development of augmented reality applications.
Mr. Campbell most recently served as the Executive Vice President, ThingWorx Platform. In this role, he lead Product Strategy and Product Management for the ThingWorx Industrial IoT Platform, including Industrial Connectivity, Analytics, Application Enablement, Utilities and the Human/Platform Interface (ranging from desktop to mobile to Augmented Reality experiences).
Mr. Campbell joined PTC in 1995. During his career at PTC Mr. Campbell has held multiple leadership positions managing product development, product strategies and entire software businesses. As Executive Vice President, Vuforia Studio he was responsible for the overall business strategy, and delivery of capabilities that democratize Augmented Reality in the Industrial Enterprise, by allowing enterprise content creators and IoT Solution builders to quickly and easily create augmented reality experiences. As Executive Vice President and General Manager of PTC’s CAD Segment Mr. Campbell provided organizational leadership and financial management of PTC’s CAD market segment including market analysis, solution definition, solution marketing, and strategic business and customer development activities.
Mr. Campbell has spoken at various IoT, product development and manufacturing industry events on topics such as Augmented Reality (AR), AR experiences in Industrial Enterprise, innovative product design, mechanical design and CAD/CAM software development.
Mr. Campbell attended Boston University where he earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering. He remains active in the Boston University community and serves as an Industry Advisor to the College of Engineering’s Engineering Product Innovation Center (EPIC).
Chief Revenue Officer, Meta
Joe Mikhail is the Chief Revenue Officer at Meta, a leader in augmented reality. Mikhail is an expert in deploying effective go-to-market strategies for disruptive brands. He recently joined Meta from Lenovo, where he identified groundbreaking technologies and established strategic equity investments as the Director of Worldwide Open Innovation. In addition to driving corporate incubation, technology spinouts and corporate venture capital (CVC) programs, Mikhail is an entrepreneur who has successfully founded and directed several software startups. Previously, Mikhail held executive management roles in corporate strategy at Flextronics and Avery Dennison, and also successfully developed and sold Dandem Corporation, a software reliability company, where he was CEO. Mikhail holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of California, Irvine.
Co-Founder of AWE & Super Ventures
Ori Inbar is the Co-Founder and CEO of Augmented Reality.ORG, a global non-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing augmented reality (AR), and the producer of Augmented World Expo – the world’s largest event dedicated exclusively to the AR industry. Augmented Reality.ORG’s mission is to promote the true potential of AR, and hatch augmented reality initiatives that offer unique value to its active users.
In 2009, Ori was the co-founder and CEO of Ogmento, one of the first venture-backed companies conceived from the ground up to develop and publish augmented reality games – games that are played in the real world.
Ori has been an enterprising champion of the augmented reality industry since 2007. He established Games Alfresco – a leading augmented reality blog that helped popularize AR, and co-founded the Augmented Reality Event (ARE) – the world’s largest and most influential conference for AR – now in its 4th year.
Ori is a recognized speaker in the AR industry as well as a sought after adviser for augmented reality initiatives.
Previously, as Senior Vice President of Solution Marketing for SAP’s platform, Ori was responsible for the positioning and marketing of SAP NetWeaver – which under his leadership grew from a mere concept to a billion dollar business for SAP.
Prior to SAP, Ori joined TopTier Software, as one of the first employees of this start-up.
He lead the development and introduction to the market of more than 15 multimedia and business applications including the world’s leading enterprise portal, which in 2001 was acquired by SAP for $400 Million.
Ori has a double major in Computer Science and Cinema from Tel Aviv University, and is a graduate of INSEAD University business leadership program.