VR for Good | August 21
Chris Brickler is CEO and Co-Founder of MyndVR, a national health and wellness company providing Virtual Reality solutions for the growing senior market. MyndVR has a library of VR content and original programming designed for recreational and therapeutic effects.
From Texas to London to LA to Silicon Valley, Chris has managed large business units at Verizon, British Telecom, AT&T, and GuideSpark and has served on the boards of a NASDAQ company and several non-profits. His production group in Los Angeles, Xlantic.com, created an artistic, multi-platform video program around love and relationships that was nominated for an Emmy. From a creative perspective, he has produced a large library of video projects with Disney, Sony, Microsoft, Dole Foods, Restoration Hardware, PWC, Aetna, HP, Bose along with several start-ups.
VR For Good Dallas is a new meet-up for anyone interested in using virtual, augmented and mixed realities for social good. Starting in January 2019, the Brain Performance Institute will host regular meetings to showcase creative VR products with a mission to improve society. Examples of VR for Good include medical applications, social technologies, and programs for education, awareness, and advocacy. The purpose of the new meetup is to provide a friendly forum for knowledge-sharing, potential collaborations and general inspiration for using technology to benefit others. The meetups will feature guest speakers and demonstrations from industry leaders, notable researchers, local start-ups and grassroots efforts. We look forward to exploring the potential of new and emerging VR/AR/MR technologies for good with the North Texas community.