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Ross McKegney - Verold. Toronto, ON, CA

Ross McKegney Ross McKegney

CEO | Verold

Toronto, ON, CANADA

Web Platforms, Business Design, WebGL / Web 3D

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JQueryTO 2014: Ross McKegney Ross McKegney - WebGL, Three.js and Verold Studio: DEMOCRATIZING THE 3D WEB - onGameStart 2013

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Biography

Ross McKegney is CEO of Verold, where he and his team are developing a media platform at the convergence of web design and gaming. Status quo today is static websites, with interactive relegated to game engines and native apps for iPhone or Android. These content silos are killing productivity and innovation, but thankfully there is an alternative. Modern web browsers are more than powerful enough to run your interactive content, and with Verold's tools and Interactive Content Engine, your team can build once, and deploy to web, mobile, smart TV, and consoles. Your media strategy, evolved.

Prior to Verold, Ross was the Co-founder & CTO for web platform startups Moso and Fadow, and spent six years with IBM R&D, working on next generation e-Commerce platforms. He holds an MBA from the Rotman School at the University of Toronto and an MSc in Computing from Queen’s University.

Industry Expertise (8)

Computer Software Computer Gaming Animation Media Production Information Technology and Services Design IT Services/Consulting Internet

Areas of Expertise (10)

Software Development E-Commerce Cloud Computing Product Management It Strategy Entrepreneurship Strategic Planning Webgl Three.Js Web Design

Education (2)

University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management: MBA, Entrepreneurship 2008

Queen's University: MSc Computing, Software Engineering 2000

Event Appearances (4)

Democratizing the 3d Web

OnGameStart 2013  Warsaw, Poland

2013-09-18

The Future of the Web is 3d

jQueryTO 2013  Toronto, Canada

2013-03-02

Using Web 3D for exhibit design, promotion, and installations

Museums and the Web 2013  Portland, Oregon

2013-04-17

Rockin' the Web into the Next Dimension

Closing Keynote at jQueryTO 2014  Toronto

2014-03-16

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  • Keynote
  • Moderator
  • Panelist
  • Workshop Leader
  • Host/MC
  • Corporate Training

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