Hi Aviv, thanks so much for joining us! To get started, can you please give us an overview of your background?

Sure thing! I’m a researcher and PhD candidate from University of California, Santa Cruz exploring Extended Reality and Assistive Technologies. My primary work explores how immersive virtual reality, affective…


Ana Ribeiro/ Creative Director, Pixel Ripped, Inc.

Hi Ana! Thanks so much for joining us! To get started, can you please give us an overview of your background?

Growing up, I had three brothers, so video games have always been a part of my life. My journey to working in the gaming industry took a bit longer. After attaining a degree in psychology, I went on to work in the divorce arena at the Justice Court, but, as…


Hi Cix, thanks so much for joining us! To get started, can you please give us an overview of your background?

Well, my father sold various different hardware to the government, so I grew up around technology, but I wasn’t really taught in any formal capacity. I built desktops in…


Hi Onyekachi, thanks so much for joining us! To get started, can you please give us an overview of your background?

I am a 37-year-old documentary and mainstream filmmaker, Network Professional, Participatory Program developer, and campaigner who has been working with local communities in rural and urban Nigeria. Over my…


Hi Ricardo! Thanks so much for joining us! To get started, can you give us an overview of your background?

I started working with filmmaking in 2001 in Brazil, doing stop motion animation. Computer Graphics was a new industry in the country and the place where I was working at…


Can you please give us an overview of your background?

I’ve always been a technical person. Even as a kid, my idea of a good time was taking apart the TV and putting it back together, much to the chagrin of my parents. I’m part of the first generation of…


Hey Veronica, thanks so much for joining us! Please tell us a bit about yourself.

I am Veronica Flint, born and raised in the city of Los Angeles, California. Throughout my professional career I’ve worked in games, virtual/augmented reality, visual effects, and animation. …


Hey Ylva, welcome to the XR Creator Spotlight, it’s an honor to have you. To kick things off, can you please tell us a bit about yourself?

Hi, I am the founder of XR Impact, a non-profit organization that leverages immersive technologies to help achieve progress towards the UN’s Sustainable…


As we all collectively bid farewell to 2019 and welcome the beginning of 2020, XR Inclusion (XRI) would like to take a moment to reflect on the potential this new decade offers to challenge the status quo and forge a new, more inclusive, path forward within the XR industry.

First…

XR Inclusion

Empowering underrepresented groups in the creation of a universally accessible immersive future. xrinclusion.org

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