XR expert Shaun Allan joins as an advisory board member to support the development of Eyemmersive™, a digital market place for immersive tourism.
Sunderland based Kerckhoffs Ltd is developing an innovative Digital Market Place for Immersive Tourism (Eyemmersive) and its team takes immense privilege to welcome Shaun Allan, the region's XR expert and Digital Leaders NorthEast Champion 2019 as an advisory board member.
Shaun Allan is an independent XR consultant. Shaun has been a digital creative for over 35 years and has 11 years experience in the VR industry he founded Vector76 in 2008 one of the UK's very first 100% virtual reality companies.
He was a founding member of the VRTGO Lab VR incubator space in Gateshead and consulted on the design Proto Europes first purpose built emerging technology centre. Shaun speaks regularly at a number of events such as Thinking Digital Workshops, Leadership Network and NWG Innovation Week.
In addition to enterprise clients across all sectors his public projects include Rocket reimagined, an immersive journey on Stephensons Rocket for the Great Exhibition of the North at Discovery Museum Newcastle. More recently he collaborated with Gateshead Council to bring the BA 2119 Future of Flight immersive experience to Proto in Gateshead due to open to the public mid October.
The founder and CEO of Kerckhoffs Ltd, Dr. Selvakumar Ramachandran says, "We believe Shaun's expertise in VR/AR/XR technologies will not only to help the development of Eyemmersive but also his experience with in the industry immensely would help us to capitalise the need in the market"
Kerckhoffs Ltd had already brought in Cambridge based Ivor Ambrose, a pioneer in accessible tourism as an advisory board member.
Managing Director Vijayalakhsmi Subramani (VJ) adds, "We have assembled the right people, a pioneer in accessible tourism and an expert in immersive technologies. We are in discussions with potential investors and it is going to be exciting days for us".
Kerckhoffs Ltd is planning to launch Eyemmersive™ by June 2020.