Mark Francis is Product Marketing Leader, Amazon Sumerian. Prior to joining AWS, Mark worked in Silicon Valley where he served as entrepreneur-in-resident at Intel’s New Technology Group, Vice President for Health Hero Network (acquired by Bosch), and Chief of Staff at Defta Ventures/Accel Japan. Mark has been awarded 9 patents. He has been a board member/advisor to TechChicks, STEAM Carnival, Acuity Ventures, XCube Labs, Christmas in April, and the American Foundation for the Blind.
Designing and Developing VR and AR Applications
A world first short course built with Amazon Sumerian, teaching how to create cutting edge Virtual and Augmented Reality applications.
- Time commitment
- 6 weeks, 6-7 hours per week 100% online
100% online, mentor supported, workplace ready
With over 1 billion VR and AR predicted users by 2020, it’s an industry transformation you can’t ignore. The beauty of Amazon Sumerian is that anyone can learn it. Anyone can upskill in app development, and you don’t need an enormous amount of time, money or expertise. In fact, you can pick up the basics in just six weeks.
Developing VR & AR Applications builds on our introductory course, VR & AR Strategy. We’ll move beyond basic theory here and equip you with the skills to build real 3D applications. This is actually the first industry course in the world to specialise in Amazon Sumerian, and it was designed in partnership with the expert team at Amazon Web Services. You’ll master the fundamentals of VR and AR development, learn from expert industry mentors, and get hands-on experience in cutting-edge development technology.
Amazon Sumerian, State Machine, interactions, adapt a host into the scene, embedding media into the scene, chatbot.
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Explore State Machine
Learn about events
Camera and timelines
Adapt your host
Import your host
Trigger your host emotes
Get your host to speak
Embed other media into your scene
Place HTML into your scene
Enhance your scene
Slideshow in your scene
Use Polly dashboard to build a chatbot
Project reflection with peers
Tap into industry experts
Future exploration on emerging trends
Learn with Industry Experts
Get ready to meet some of the biggest names in the business
Jake is a digital marketer with experience in cloud computing services and consulting industries. With a background in creative content creation, video production, and product strategy, he is currently serving as the Content Creative Specialist at Amazon Web Services, creating education content and materials for Amazon Sumerian.
Rhys has over 15 years' experience in delivering quality business outcomes with technology. He's been a CTO, a leader at NAB and a seasoned systems integrator with a passion for everything being code. He loves a challenge and is passionate about getting tech projects "done, done!"