Schedule

Time Event
6:00 PM – 6:30 PM Check-in
6:30 PM – 6:40 PM Welcome and Opening Remarks
6:40 PM – 7:40 PM Quick Cinematic Prototyping with Unity’s ProCore Tools—Ashley Alicea, Unity
7:40 PM – 8:00 PM Lightning Rounds and Team Formation
8:00 PM HACKING BEGINS
11:30 PM Adjourn
Time Event
7:30 AM Doors Open
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Coffee/tea/fruit
9:00 AM – 9:05 AM Morning Welcome
9:05 AM – 10:25 AM How to Collaborate with GitHub (Workshop)—Julie Driver, ARtefactVR
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Working Lunch (provided)
1:00 PM – 1:30 PM Virtual Keynote Presentation—Em Lazer-Walker, Microsoft
2:15 PM – 2:45 PM Light Refreshments
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Creating Explosive Visuals with the Visual Effect Graph—Ashley Alicea, Unity
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM Working Dinner (provided)
8:30 PM – 9:00 PM AltspaceVR Mini-event
11:30 PM Adjourn
Time Event
7:30 AM Doors Open
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Coffee/tea/fruit
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM Everyday Artificial Intelligence!—Bruno Capuano, Avanade
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Working Lunch (provided)
2:00 PM HACKING ENDS
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Project Presentations—Hackathon Teams (open to the public)
3:00 PM – 3:15 PM Closing Remarks
3:30 PM Adjourn
Friday
6:00 PM – 6:30 PM Check-in
6:30 PM – 6:40 PM Welcome and Opening Remarks
6:40 PM – 7:40 PM Quick Cinematic Prototyping with Unity’s ProCore Tools—Ashley Alicea (Unity)
7:40 PM – 8:00 PM Lightning Rounds and Team Formation
8:00 PM HACKING BEGINS
11:30 PM Adjourn
Saturday
7:30 AM Doors Open
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Coffee/tea/fruit
9:00 AM – 9:05 AM Morning Welcome
9:05 AM – 10:25 AM How to Collaborate with GitHub (Workshop)—Julie Driver, ARtefactVR
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Working Lunch (provided)
1:00 PM – 1:30 PM Keynote Presentation—Em Lazer-Walker, Microsoft
2:15 PM – 2:45 PM Light Refreshments
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Creating Explosive Visuals with the Visual Effect Graph—Ashley Alicea, Unity
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM Working Dinner (provided)
8:30 PM – 9:00 PM AltspaceVR Mini-event
11:30 PM Adjourn
Sunday
7:30 AM Doors Open
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Coffee/tea/fruit
9:00 AM – 9:05 AM Morning Welcome
9:05 AM – 9:50 AM Everyday Artificial Intelligence!—Bruno Capuano, Avanade
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Working Lunch (provided)
2:00 PM HACKING ENDS
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Project Presentations—Hackathon Teams (open to the public)
3:00 PM – 3:15 PM Closing Remarks
3:30 PM Adjourn

Presentations

Quick Cinematic Prototyping with Unity’s ProCore Tools—Ashley Alicea, Unity

In this talk, you’ll learn the basics of creating and editing your own 3D meshes directly within the Unity editor using ProBuilder, Polybrush, & Progrids. You’ll also learn how to use tools like Timeline and Cinemachine for quick prototyping of your games and cinematics.

 

MLH Localhost: How to Collaborate with GitHub (Workshop)—Julie Driver, ARtefactVR

The GitHub platform is an incredibly powerful collaboration tool. Anyone can collaborate on projects using GitHub! In this workshop, participants will create an account, become familiar with the GitHub platform, and use a best practice collaboration workflow to add their hometown to a map of all Localhost participants!

Creating Explosive Visuals with the Visual Effect Graph—Ashley Alicea, Unity

Learn how to use node-based effects & adaptive features in Unity’s Visual Effect Graph to create beautiful VFX for games, films, & more in real-time.

 

Everyday Artificial Intelligence!—Bruno Capuano, Avanade

Have you ever been in a situation where you were going to start a presentation and you feel / know that this will be boring? If so, this session will help you. Have you read a lot about Artificial Intelligence, and it seems widely amazing, but… you still don’t really feel it? If so, this session will help you. During this session Bruno will be sharing a set of 5 minute demos which are probably part of you everyday tasks. And yes, they are all based on AI!