Timothy Porter is CTO of Mod Tech Labs. He leads the company to create the groundbreaking AI-powered technology that is reshaping the future of digital content creation. After graduating from Full Sail University, Tim began his career as an animation artist and, over two decades, expanded into more highly technical developer roles at leading game and production studios. He worked as a Pipeline Technical Director at Sony Picture Imageworks and a Technical Artist at Two Bit Circus, Gameloft, and GameHouse. He founded Underminer Studios in 2016 to make leading-edge XR content. He received a CES 2022 Innovation Award for his work in standards and continues to drive education for lawmakers and professionals as the Chair for both the XR and Machine Learning groups within the Consumer Technology Association. Tim is lauded as an engaging and relevant speaker at events including SXSW, Siggraph, 3GPP, CTA Forum, and more. He has used his deep knowledge of technology and entertainment paradigms to automate solutions for the Entertainment and Media Industries to increase productivity and maximize the 3D content workflow for scale as we digitize the real world.