Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality
Wellness • Sensors • Opener / Closer • Moderator • Leadership • Human Potential • Future of Work • Future of Learning • Environment • Entrepreneurship • Disruption • Design Thinking • Convergence • Internet of Things • Virtual Reality • Augmented Reality
Sly is a first generation American Entrepreneur & Scientist who is passionate about creating positive global impact through exponential technologies. He is co-founder & CEO of Emerge, who is redefining the concept of “teleportation”, with a first product that transmits our sense of touch from a distance through XR (without wearables). Their vision is to connect people’s emotions and feelings, on the path to ultimately “teleporting” our presence. He is also Advisor to the Board of The Hydrous, a 501(c)3 nonprofit on a mission to create open access oceans, and who pioneered a method to 3D capture coral reefs in high resolution using photogrammetry for scientific monitoring, data visualization, and public outreach. Their work has been featured at the Skoll World Forum, WIRED, Fast Co, and TED. He is a Forbes 30 Under 30 recipient, alumnus of Singularity University Global Solutions Program 2015, and avid surfer and scuba diver.