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Motion Capture DIY with NAIT's Centre for Innovative Media & Edmonton Screen Industries Office

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NAIT's Motion Capture Webex

Steven Gilmour
NAIT, Senior Technical Lead

Steven Gilmour is a 20-year game development veteran with Canadian studio Bioware (1997-2017.) Steven is an award-winning game development Lead, a certified Product Owner, and a software developer. Steven is currently the Senior Technical Lead for NAIT’s Center for innovative media (CIM.)

Skylar Zerr
NAIT, Studio Technologist & Animator

Skylar Zerr has spent 10 years in animation. Director, Animator, Storyteller. Having credits in feature film to kids TV, Skylar moved to Edmonton From Vancouver to continue the journey.

Skylar is currently with NAIT's Center for Innovative Media as Lead Technologist for the MOCAP Lab.

AJ Sharpe
NAIT, Studio Technologist & Animator

AJ graduated from the U of A Software Engineering program in 2015. After co-op internships at Intuit and Bioware, he ended up at Beamdog, where he bridged his QA and software development experience to automate tests, manage CI/CD pipelines, and develop debugging tools to build games.

Tom Viinikka
Edmonton Screen Industries Office, CEO

Born & raised in Edmonton, Tom’s entrepreneurial spirit came to life when he started his first business during his undergrad studies at the U of A.  Tom is the ESIO’s CEO and before that worked on several technology companies in education technology and Virtual Reality. Tom has a passion for continued learning and is actively involved in several community organizations.


This is an open panel for local game developers and filmmakers interested in discussing motion capture for digital media.


Attendees (26)

Catherine Warren
Catherine Warren
Innovate Edmtonton, Chief Executive Officer
Cory Sellar
Cory Sellar
Innovate Edmonton, Marketing & Communications Specialist
Cory Houston
Cory Houston
NRC - IRAP, Industrial Technology Advisor
Niki Kearl
Niki Kearl
Student, Entrepreneur Wannabe
Maggie Barton Baird
Maggie Barton Baird
MB & Company, Principal
Daniel Saraolu
Daniel Saraolu
Canadian Entrepreneurs, founder and CEO
Luke Statt
Luke Statt
Innovate Edmonton
Sasha Stanojevic
Sasha Stanojevic
SSFX, Lead Animator
Seanna Baxter
Seanna Baxter
Innovate Edmonton, General Admin
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