Name: Christopher Pope
Company/Organisation: Unity Technologies
Job title: Team Lead Field Engineer
Fields: Computer Game Development, VR, AR and MR Technologies, Visual Editing Tools, 3D, Artist Tooling, Industrial, Film and Broadcasting, Automotive
Date Company founded: March 2004
Company Description: Unity Technologies is the creator the world’s most widely-used real-time 3D development platform used to create rich interactive 2D, 3D, VR and AR experiences. Unity exists to democratise development, solve hard problems and enable success — three core values that are the driving forces of Unity’s adoption by millions of creators. Unity’s powerful graphics engine and full-featured editor serve as the foundation to develop beautiful games or apps and easily bring them to multiple platforms: mobile devices, home entertainment systems, personal computers, and embedded systems. Unity also offers solutions and services for creating games, boosting productivity, and connecting with audiences including Unity Ads, Unity Analytics, Unity Asset Store, Unity Cloud Build, Unity Collaborate, Unity Connect and Unity Certification. Unity Technologies serves millions of registered developers including large publishers, indie studios, students and hobbyists around the globe.
Personal Bio: Chris is the Team Lead for the Field Engineering team covering Europe, Middle East and Africa at Unity Technologies. Joined in 2009 and has held multiple roles from R&D to PreSales Technical roles. Current mission is to help the biggest studios make great games and applications by providing technical solutions as part of the business development organisation within Unity.