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'Pixels.IO: A Tool for Changing Digital Media

Taking ill-defined ideas and turning them into research is hard. Taking verified research into useable products is even harder. Pixels.IO is working hard on turning research results into tools that will make content creation easier than before ... and meanwhile sneaking in some innovation too.

Grace Woo is the inventor of VRCodes: Specially designed visual codes for pictures that leverage how our eyes see differently from the camera. She is the co-founder of Pixels.IO, a new company which grows this portfolio of technologies for use in interactive media. Dr. Grace Woo received her degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the MIT Media Lab in 2013. Her work with Pixels.IO has gained attention in numerous popular news outlets including the BBC, New York Times, Fast Company, Elle Magazine, New Scientist and Engadget amongst others.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
3:20pm - McMurtry Auditorium, Duncan Hall

2014 ECE Affiliates Meeting
3 Ships - Leadership, Internship, and Entrepreneurship
 Grace Woo