Dr. Annette Mossel

Main focus: Researcher in Virtual Reality

Twitter handle: @annette_mossel

Website/blog: http://www.annettemossel.com

Languages: German, English

City: Vienna

Country: Austria

Topics: computer vision, virtual reality, augmented reality, startup, research, 3d user interaction, 3d hci, project acquisition, lecturer, mixed reality


Dr. Annette Mossel is an expert in the area of virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) with more than 9 years of research and development experience. In 2014, she received her PhD from the Faculty of Informatics at Vienna University of Technology (Austria) with focus on real-time localization and 3D interaction in VR/AR; currently, she holds a post-doc research position at the Institute of Visual Computing and Human-Centered Technology at Vienna University of Technology. During her studies, Annette worked as a visiting researcher at the Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics, Germany and the MIT Media Lab, USA. Annette was a key member at numerous national and international R&D projects (project leader, project co-manager, lead investigator), published more than 25 scientific papers in the field of real-time localization, 3D mapping, 3D interaction techniques and interfaces as well as collaboration in shared virtual environments and was internationally awarded for her work (MoMM 2013 Best Paper Award, ISMAR 2016 Best Poster Paper Award). She is a peer-reviewer for the major VR&AR international conferences (IEEE VR, IEEE ISMAR, SIG CHI), technical advisor to international corporates and co-founder and CTO of her startup Frameless (www.frameless.me) that develop a new technology to trans-form any place into an immersive virtual experience, on the fly and with the smartphone.

Examples of previous talks / appearances:

Telekom AG: Talkin’ Tech - Mobile World Congress

Panel Discussion, Barcelona/Spain, February 2018

This talk is in: English
ORF Newton: Verflucht real

TV-Interview, Austria, September 2017

This talk is in: German
Virtual Reality in Reality, Austro-American Society & the Austro-British Chamber of Commerce

Invited Keynote, Vienna/Austria, September 2017

This talk is in: English
The Opportunities of Virtual & Augmented Reality, Digital Business Trends by Austrian Press Agency (APA)

Invited Keynote, Vienna/Austria, February 2017

This talk is in: English
Research Poster Presentation, IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality (ISMAR)

Poster Presentation: Streaming and Exploration of Dynamically Changing Dense 3D Reconstructions in Immersive Virtual Reality, Merida/Mexico, September 2016

This talk is in: English
Invasion der Drohnen, Federal Ministry of Sciences, Research and Economy

Panel Discussion, Vienna/Austria, October 2015

This talk is in: German
Landscape of Current Imaging Technology, MIT Media Lab

Invited Talk, Summer school on Advances in Imaging by Ramesh Raskar, Cambridge/MA/USA, August 2014

This talk is in: English