Session: Building an Augmented Reality Mobile Game

Paul Foster

Paul Foster

Presenter: Paul Foster
Room: Huxley 340
Time: 11:30 – 12:25; Saturday 26 September

Reality mixes with the virtual to bring you epics on a ‘Dan Brown’ scale. Who’s playing and who isn’t – will you be able to tell? Device capabilities, buy server accessibility and network performance, now allow for addictive enhanced real world gaming. This session will explore the device and service capabilities that make it simple to build exciting interactive games for the real world.

Paul Foster simply enjoys making stuff happen with technology – from mobile devices and robotics, through to Xbox games and smart client applications. Paul works in the Microsoft UK Developer and Platform Evangelism Group because it enables him to work with many different software developers, creating smart solutions that change how we all live and work. A Microsoft employee for over 14 years, Paul has held a variety of technical roles, spanning a wide range of technologies.