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Building the Next Generation of Mixed Reality Experiences Using Presence Platform

Session type

Developer Session

Skill level

For Everyone

This session discusses our Presence platform capabilities that will be available to developers for building mixed reality applications for Meta devices.


  • Avinav Pashine

    Product Manager (He/Him)

    Avinav Pashine is passionate about solving complex business and human problems using technology. In his current role at Meta, Avinav supports product development for Passthrough technology. Passthrough is the foundational technology that unlocks mixed reality experiences on VR headsets.



    Avinav Pashine
  • Britta Hummel

    Engineering Manager (She/Her)

    Britta Hummel is an Engineering Manager focused on mixed reality at Oculus VR. She has nearly two decades of experience on Computer Vision projects in academia, startups, and Microsoft HoloLens. She's worked on projects from autonomous driving over 3D sensors to AR and VR. Britta is also passionate about increasing diversity in tech.



    Britta Hummel
  • Sarthak Ray

    Lead Product Manager (He/Him)

    Sarthak Ray leads the product management team for Mixed Reality developer capabilities at Reality Labs. This includes the tools, technologies, integrations, and documentation that enable developers to build world-anchored experiences that seamlessly blend into the physical world. Previously, he worked at Google building on-device machine perception models for cameras (Google Clips) and gigabit experiences for the home (Google Fiber). A systems engineer by training, he enjoys solving 0-to-1 challenges.



    Sarthak Ray
  • Shirlene Lim

    Product Manager (She/Her)

    Shirlene Lim is a Product Manager at Reality Labs. She drives the roadmap for AR/VR platform capabilities that enable social experiences. Prior to joining Meta, she led strategy and development across consumer and enterprise products at Microsoft and Google. She holds a Masters in Electrical & Computer engineering from Carnegie Mellon University. She is passionate about enriching people's lives through innovative use of technology.



    Shirlene Lim

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