WELCOME TO THE MILAN CHAPTER OF THE GLOBAL ASSOCIATION FOR VR AND AR
Being the most active economic epicenter in Italy, Milan suits well as a hotspot for new, disruptive technologies and businesses. The VR/AR scenario in Milan is crowded by some of the most experienced companies and brands in the industry and a multitude of newborn startups. The local presence of big tech companies makes Milan one of the most interesting landscapes for AR and VR. The VR/AR Association poses as a big opportunity to consolidate the community’s ecosystem, encouraging the sharing of visions, knowledge and contacts among members. VR/AR scenario is blooming in Italy, and Milan is on the front line of new technologies.
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As a VRARA Member, you get discounts to the following:
Mauro Rubin, Chapter President firstname.lastname@example.org
Mauro is the CEO of JoinPad, an AR company. Mauro developed his first program in basic language when he was eleven years old, discovering the passion that would have stayed with him for the rest of his life. From 1998 to 2001 he taught skydiving in the Italian Army and he experienced for the first time the VR simulator for paratroopers. In December 2010, he founded JoinPad; Its core competence is developing and supporting applications for the industrial sector. In 2015, Mauro became the first Smart Glasses Evangelist for Epson.
Lorenzo Montagna - Chapter Advisory Board
Italian Country Manager of iconic internet brands such as Yahoo!, Altavista, Lycos, Via Michelin, Lorenzo has more than 18 yrs experience in digital plus 10 yrs experience in TV and classic media advertising working for Mediaset and Publitalia. He wrote 3 successful books on digital marketing, e-commerce + VR/AR. He is President the Innovation Team of American Chamber of Commerce and permanent partner of top Italian Business Schools & Universities such as SDA Bocconi on innovation topics. As founder of “Secondstar VR” he supports brands to get into the “neverland” of immersive technologies; training and advising managers & entrepreneurs on AR and VR media reality power.
Fabio Mosca - Advisory Board for Gaming
Fabio Mosc is an italian virtual reality designer and engineer. With a Bachelor’s Degree in computer science engineering, Fabio focused his studies on videogame programming and interactive media, leading to developing virtual reality headsets based software in 2014. After years of experiments and research in virtual reality, he released Yon Parado in 2016, a VR videogame about time paradoxes, and co-founded AnotheRealit, a VR creative studio where he currently is CTO. Founder of the biggest italian VR community (AperitiVR, the VR Milan meetup), he also teaches VR and Game programming in academies and gives talks about VR development principles across conferences.
Connect and build strong relationships with key players in the VR/AR ecosystem through VRARA or partner-hosted events.
Work with innovators in the VR/AR ecosystem across all verticals, from original content creators to innovative hardware companies.
Gain unlimited, exclusive access to VRARA research and publications, or, when applicable, receive discounts to third-party reports.