Founder of AltSpaceVR, acquired in 2017 by Microsoft – Bruce Wooden is WVRF18 Conference Chairman.
Social VR at its core is the idea of “social presence”, feeling as if you are in the same room with another person via VR and making an emotional connection with that person.
Known by enthusiasts as Cymatic Bruce, Bruce Wooden has been an active VR & AR industry evangelist since 2013. Bruce co-founded Silicon Valley Virtual Reality (SVVR), an international organization for VR professionals and pioneers. AltspaceVR, his Social VR platform has been the first to hit the market while always being platform agnostic. He was a contributing writer for RoadToVR.com, has participated in thousands of immersive experiences, accrued millions of views on video and live-streamed content, and frequently speaks at industry events.