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Rigel Benton
Senior UX Designer Niantic, Inc.

Rigel Benton is Lead Product Designer at 8th Wall (Niantic), the leading development platform for web-based reality content (WebAR & WebVR). 8th Wall has powered over 1,000 commercial WebAR experiences across industry verticals, all of which require no app to download. Prior to working at 8th Wall, Rigel worked as a cinematographer before transitioning into AR/VR development and creating experiences for clients such as Salesforce, Warner Brothers, and Stanford School of Medicine. He also designed PLNAR, an ARKit app for measurements. Rigel holds a BS in Radio-Television-Film from The University of Texas at Austin.

TALKS

Jan 29

05:03 PM - 05:33 PM

WebAR Workshop: Harness the Power of Browser-Based Augmented Reality

Mike Boland | ARtillery Intelligence

Ori Inbar | AWE and Super Ventures

Rigel Benton | Niantic, Inc.

Preston Platt | Rock Paper Reality

Omead Sinai | Rock Paper Reality

Basak Akman | Rock Paper Reality

Jason Waskey | Microsoft - Mixed Reality Development

Francesca Ellis | Zappar

Heather Lipner | Geenee, Inc

Patrick Johnson | Rock Paper Reality