Friday, November 06, 2020
ERIC ROFFMAN - BIO NOTES:
- Invented the term eXtended Reality in 2015
- It’s now in common use.
- QPORIT: Quick Previews Of Random Interesting Things -- news, views, reviews, interviews, and previews of eXtended Reality, theater, film, and other Interesting Things!
- Rift Kickstarter Backer.
- Organizer: NYXR, StoryCode, & StoryForward Meetups; over 3,000 total members.
- “THE SEVENTH PITCH FOR PI DAY” -3D 360 VR dramatic short with spatial audio.
- “SORROWS END” – XR dramatic short with live action and programmed robots.
- Many interviews, in various 2D, 3D, 180, 360 formats.
FILM – Founded The American Film Magazine; Founded QPORIT; many filmed interviews.
THEATER – Adapted Directed and Produced plays from Shakespeare’s Sonnets.
GAMES – Invented Millennium Auction, award winning multimedia computer game.
· Press included:
o Ten Best List in multiple game magazines
o A featured part of a cover story in Business Week
o An editorial story in the NYT.
- Member Institute for Advanced Studies.
- Book on “Neutrino Astrophysics”.
- One of the first computer graphic videos for scientific visualization.
COMPUTING – IBM, Chase, Citibank, WebXR programming for QPORIT XR.
INTERNET – Website Director for Viacom’s channels.
ETHICS IN COMMERCE
- Study on Personalization for IBM,
- Platform Chairman for Student Young Democratic National Convention.
- “Ethics & eXtended Reality” – Talk at NY Virtual Reality Meetup
TECHNICAL MARKETING – IBM demos on Internet collaboration shown around the world.
CONSULTING – Met Life, Morgan Stanley, Chase, Citibank, many more...
IN PROGRESS: a book
FUTURE of US All