Empowering Developers to Create Innovative XR Experiences

Delivering innovative immersive experiences is critical in today’s phygital world. The metaverse is becoming a reality for both consumers and enterprises, to reinvent user experiences and products, or enhance back-of-house operations. Join us to understand how building immersive experiences can be made easier and more intuitive with open tools such as Niantic Lightship and Qualcomm Spaces, and their partners network.



Date: 8 March 2023, Wednesday

Time: 2.00pm to 3.30pm

Location: Zoom


Slots are limited. Successful registrants will receive an email confirmation on the webinar registration and details .




Presenting Partner: Qualcomm

Qualcomm is an American multinational corporation headquartered in San Diego, California, and incorporated in Delaware. It creates semiconductors, software, and services related to wireless technology. It owns patents critical to the 5G, 4G, CDMA2000, TD-SCDMA and WCDMA mobile communications standards


Presenting Partner: Niantic

Niantic, Inc. is an American software development company based in San Francisco. Niantic is best known for developing the augmented reality mobile games Ingress and Pokémon Go. The company was formed as Niantic Labs in 2010 as an internal startup within Google.


Supporting Partner: Enterprise Singapore, Action Community for Entrepreneurship (ACE) & PMO (Smart Nation Office)

Event Schedule

  • 02:00 pm - 03:30 pm
    Empowering Developers to Create Innovative XR Experiences

    2pm – 2.05pm: Opening by Emcee


    2.05pm – 2.40pm: The Future of AR with Snapdragon Spaces

    by Qualcomm


    2.40pm – 3.15pm: Building real-world metaverses

    Featuring Niantic WebAR platform - 8th Wall

    By Niantic


    3.15pm – 3.25pm: Sharing on IMDA PIXEL

    By IMDA


    3.25pm – 3.30pm: Q&A and Closing


Joel Udwin

Senior Product Manager, Niantic

Joel Udwin is a Senior Product Manager working on Niantic’s WebAR platform 8th Wall. Before joining Niantic, Joel led the product team at Paytronix, a SaaS platform specializing in marketing technology for retail. At Niantic, Joel loves finding practical use cases for Augmented Reality at the intersection of marketing and technology.

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Steve Lukas

Director of Product Management, Qualcomm

Steve Lukas is a Director of Product Management for Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.'s XR business group, where he manages the technical areas of Developer Relations for Qualcomm’s Augmented Reality ecosystem.

 Steve has over 9 years of experience in the XR industry starting with investment diligence at Qualcomm Ventures, running his own AR/VR startup, and managing the developer ecosystem at Magic Leap. He drove the development and release of the MRTK plug-in for Magic Leap and co-edited the O'Reilly publication "Creating Augmented and Virtual Realities

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