July 25, 2017

About

Teaching Unity C# and HoloLens in JapanTeaching Unity / C# and HoloLens, コーセン工科大学 Kosen Inst. of Technology, Kagoshima, Japan, 2017.

Joel Dittrich AB

  • +46 (0) 739 553 053
  • joel.dittrich [at] protonmail.com

XR Software Developer (Unreal / C++ / Bp, Unity / C#). Based in Stockholm and Berlin, available globally – remote and on location!

Developing Virtual / Augmented / Mixed Reality, AR projection, lights (IoT), security, Azure, AWS, sensors.

Driven by curiosity, passion and innate grit, with a knack for challenges and R&D. Clients, exhibitions and University Teacher work in Japan, China, Taiwan, USA, Canada, Italy, France, Germany and Sweden. Was employed part-time as Associate Professor (Senior Lecturer), but decided to go full-time into independent consulting.

Project Highlights

  • Sony | Lead Software Developer & Technical Artist
    Virtual / Augmented / Mixed Reality, integrating HoloLens, Azure Kinect, Philips Hue lights (IoT), VST-MR for Varjo XR-3, AR for iOS / Android, AWS, using Unreal / C++ / Bp, Unity / C# (2021–202X, SE / UK)
  • Spotify | Lead Software Developer & Technical Artist
    Mixed Reality and AR projection, integrating HoloLens, Philips Hue lights (IoT), multiple projectors, sound, physical props, using Unity / C# (2019, Stockholm)
  • Institut Suédois | Solution Architect & Technical Artist
    AR Projection and 3D Animation, for outdoor facade and indoor gallery, using Cinema 4D, Disguise, Resolume, multiple projectors (Paris, FR)
  • Educational Initiative XR | Teacher in Software Development & Technical Art
    Lectures, workshops and exhibitions, using Unreal / Bp, Unity / C#, at National Institute of Technology (JP), Of Course (CN), Berlin University of Applied Sciences, UdK – Universität der Künste, IFS – International Film School (DE), Berghs School of Communication (SE). Funded by MTG Studios (2017–2018, Kagoshima, Shanghai, Beijing, Berlin, Cologne, Stockholm).

Clients Selection

Microsoft, Spotify, Sony (JP, UK), Nike, Nikon, Jaguar, Carlsberg, Elektra › Digital Art Fest (Montreal), University of California (San Jose), 國立臺北藝術大學 National University of The Arts (Taipei), KTH University, KMH University, Konstfack University, Berghs, Beckmans, Hyper Island, Universität der Künste (Berlin), Fotografiska, Färgfabriken, Institut Suédois (Paris), National Museum of Science & Technology (SE), Sveriges Television › SVT, Sveriges Radio › SR, Kommunal, Modern Times Group › MTG, 当然是创意编码 Of Course (Shanghai, Beijing), Café Orwell (New York), Beautiful Noise (San Francisco), Vision’r (Paris), LPM (Rome), 臺北數位藝術中心 Digital Art Center (Taipei), コーセン工科大学 Kosen National Institute of Technology (Kagoshima, JP)

XR Development – Augmented / Virtual / Mixed Reality

  • 2021 – 202X SE, JP, UK ソニーグループ株式会社 | Sony – Lead Software Developer & Technical Artist (Unreal / C++ / Bp, Unity / C#)
  • 2020 – 202x CA Galit Ariel – Lead Software Developer & Solution Architect (Unreal / C++ / Bp), Toronto, CA (Delayed by pandemic)
  • 2019 – 2021 SE Frever / Friend Factory – Advisor (XR, UX), Stockholm
  • 2019 SE Spotify – Lead Software Developer & Technical Artist; Exhibition (Unity / C#, HoloLens, projected AR, lights), Stockholm
  • 2018 SE National Museum of Science & Technology / BankerWessel – Exhibition plan in VR (Unity / C#, Vive, AR projection), Stockholm
  • 2018 DE International Film School › IFS – Teaching XR development (Unity / C#, HoloLens, Vive), Cologne, Germany
  • 2018 SE KTH University › Royal Institute of Technology / VR_Sci+Art Fest – Dev support at XR hackathon (Unity / C#), Stockholm
  • 2017 CN 達加 米五十 | DA+ M50 – Exhibition; Futurism (Unity / C#, HoloLens), Shanghai, China
  • 2017 CN 当然是创意编码 | Of Course – Teaching XR development, exhibition (Unity / C#, HoloLens, Vive), Shanghai & Beijing, China
  • 2017 JP コーセン工科大学 | Kosen › Institute of Technology – Teaching XR dev (Unreal / Bp, Unity / C#, HoloLens), Kagoshima, Japan
  • 2017 DE UdK Universität der Künste – Demo; Intro to MR (HoloLens), Berlin, Germany
  • 2017 DE SRH University › Hochschule der populären Künste – Teaching VR dev (Unreal / Bp, HoloLens, Vive), Berlin, Germany
  • 2017 SE Konstfack University › Dep. of Teacher Education – Lecture & demo; Intro to XR (HoloLens, Vive), Stockholm
  • 2017 SE Forsbergs School for Graphic Design & Advertising – Demo; Intro to VR (Vive), Stockholm
  • 2017 – 2018 SE MTG › Modern Times Group – Advisor (XR, UX, R&D, Unity / C#, HoloLens, Vive), Stockholm
  • 2016 – 2018 SE Berghs School of Communication – Teaching VR development (Unreal / Bp, Unity / C#, Cinema, Vive), Stockholm
  • 2016 – 2017 SE Beckmans School of Design – Teaching VR development & 360-video (Unity / C#, After Effects / Mettle, Vive), Stockholm
  • 2016 – 2017 SE Färgfabriken / VR_Sci+Art Fest – Exhibition; Morph (Unity / C#, HoloLens), Stockholm
  • 2016 SE Hyper Island › Digital Creative School – Lecture & demo; Intro to VR (Rift), Stockholm

Technical Direction / Solution Architecture

  • 2020 – 2021 SE Grow – Advisor (AR projection, holograms, etc.); Stockholm
  • 2020 SE Konstfack University › Dep. of Graphic Design – Advisor (XR-headsets, projectors); Stockholm
  • 2019 SE Spotify – Advisor (High performance PC builds, networking, backup system); Stockholm
  • 2019 FR SI Institut Suédois – Advisor (High performance PC builds, projectors, VR-headsets); Paris, France
  • 2018 SE Swedish National Museum of Science & Technology – AR projection solution; Stockholm
  • 2018 SE BankerWessel – Advisor (High performance Macs, networking, backup system); Stockholm
  • 2017 – 2022 SE Berghs School of Communication – High performance PC builds, backup server, remote access); Stockholm
  • 2017 SE Konstfack University › Dep of. Fine Arts – Advisor (High performance PC builds); Stockholm
  • 2015 SE Carlsberg / Grandins Flying Circus – AR Projection solution; Stockholm
  • 2012 SE Nike / Nine Yards – AR projection solution; Stockholm

AR / Video / Projection Exhibition & Interactive

  • 2019 FR SI Institut Suédois – Indoor object AR projection; Paris, France
  • 2019 FR SI Institut Suédois – Outdoor facade AR projection; Paris, France
  • 2018 SE MTG Modern Times Group – Interactive hologram (Unity / C#, Kinect); Stockholm
  • 2016 SE Kommunal – Interactive projection wall (TouchDesigner, Kinect); Stockholm
  • 2014 SE SVT › Swedish Public Service TV – Video projections; Stockholm
  • 2011 SE FärgfabrikenH-A-C-K › Interactive analogue A/V installation; Stockholm
  • 2010 US Café OrwellDislocation; New York City, USA

AR / Video / Projection – Live & A/V

  • 2014 DE Kassel Doc Fest (‘WN/BN’ – A/V), Kassel, Germany
  • 2014 TW 臺北數位藝術中心 | DAC Digital Art Center (‘WN/BN’ – A/V), Taipei, Taiwan
  • 2014 TW 油烟机 深思有限公司 | Smoke Machine – The Corner (‘WN/BN’ – A/V), Taipei, Taiwan
  • 2013 IT LPM Live Performers Meeting (‘WN/BN’ – A/V), Rome, Italy
  • 2013 SE Södra Teatern / Bang Bang Bar (‘WN/BN’ – A/V), Stockholm
  • 2013 CA Elektra – International Digital Art Festival (‘WN/BN’ – A/V), Montreal, Canada
  • 2013 US Beautiful Noise Series (‘WN/BN’ – A/V), San Francisco, USA
  • 2013 SE Spotify ‘Faithless’ (VJ), Stockholm
  • 2012 SE Fotografiska Museum of Photography ‘F 1-6’ – (VJ), Stockholm
  • 2011 FR Vision´r Fest – ‘WN/BN’ (A/V), Paris, France
  • 2011 SE Fotografiska › Museum of Photography / Tidningsutgivarna (VJ), Stockholm
  • 2010 SE EMS › Electroacoustic Music in Sweden / Rikskonserter (VJ), Stockholm
  • 2010 US Share / Issue Project Room‘Dislocation’ (A/V), New York City, USA
  • 2010 US O-Space / One Arm Red ‘Dislocation’ (VJ), New York City, USA
  • 2010 SE Norbergfestival (VJ), Norberg, Sweden
  • 2010 SE Volt / Uppsala Konsert & Kongress (‘AMT’ – A/V), Uppsala, Sweden
  • 2010 SE Swedish Museum of World Culture / Video Riot (VJ), Gothenburg, Sweden
  • 2009 SE New Media Meeting – VJ, Norrköping, Sweden
  • 2009 SE Sveriges Radio P2 – Arts Birthday / Ström i P2, Södra Teatern (VJ), Stockholm
  • 2008 SE Konstfack Underground (‘Vita Havets Botten’ – A/V), Stockholm
  • 2008 SE Drumcode (Truesoul)‘Hyper Hyper’ (VJ), Stockholm
  • 2008 DE Svaj – Showcase ‘Sthlm – Brln’ (VJ), Berlin, Germany
  • 2008 SE Konstfack Spring Fest (‘Triple Head’ – VJ), Stockholm
  • 2008 SE Sveriges Radio › SR / Berwaldhallen (‘Dark Light’ – VJ), Stockholm
  • 2008 SE Berns › 2.35:1 – VJ, Stockholm
  • 2007 SE Socially Hazardous – (VJ), Stockholm
  • 2006 SE Svaj Klubb – Curator, Resident Artist, Stockholm
  • 2004 SE Svaj Café – Curator, Resident Artist, Stockholm

Web Development & Security

  • 2020 – 2021 Box Play Alleato – Company site (WP, CSS, web shop, security)
  • 2020 – 2021 Fastlane Design / Josef Lane – Portfolio site (WP, CSS, security)
  • 2020 – 2021 Konstfack › University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm – Teaching (JavaScript, p5, HTML / CSS)
  • 2019 – 2021 Start With a Pen / Oskar Stjärne › Tattoo Artist – Portfolio site (WP, CSS, security)
  • 2014 – 2015 Sony Music / GNUČČI – Artist site (WP, CSS)
  • 2013 – 2014 Forsbergs School for Graphic Design & Advertising, Stockholm – Teaching (WP, MAMP)
  • 2011 – 2012 FärgfabrikenH-A-C-K – Exhibition companion site (WP, CSS)
  • 2010 – 2011 Xooioox (Mobile game) – Company site (WP, CSS)
  • 2009 – 2011 Håkan Lidbo Inc. – Artist site (WP, CSS)
  • 2009 – 2010 Guerilla Market – Fashion store (WP, CSS, web shop)
  • 2007 – 2008 Travel For You – Company site (HTML / CSS)
  • 2005 – 2007 Q-lan – Community center (HTML / CSS)
  • 1998 – 2005 Misc / Independent (HTML / CSS, Flash, Dreamweaver)

Teaching Employments

  • 2020 – 2021 SE Konstfack University of Arts, Crafts and Design, Adjunct Instructor / Lecturer, Stockholm, Sweden (part-time)
  • 2013 – 2018 SE Dalarna University – Audiovisual Production, Associate Professor / Senior Lecturer, Falun, Sweden (part-time)

Teaching Consulting

  • 2017 – 2018 DE IFS › International Film School – Digital Narratives Master (Unity / C#, AR Projection), Cologne / Köln, Germany
  • 2017 SE Konstfack University › Fine Arts, and Teacher Education (AR Projection), Stockholm
  • 2017 JP コーセン工科大学 | Kosen › Institute of Technology (Unreal / Bp, Unity / C#), Kagoshima, Japan
  • 2017 CN 当然是创意编码 | Of Course – Creative Coding (Unity / C#), Shanghai & Beijing, China
  • 2016 – 2017 DE SRH – Hochschule der populären Künste (Unreal / Bp, Unity / C#, AR Projection), Berlin, Germany
  • 2014 – 2017 SE KMH – Royal College of Music (AR Projection), Stockholm,
  • 2014 – 2016 SE Hyper Island – Digital Creative School (AR Projection), Stockholm
  • 2013 – 2019 SE Beckmans School of Design (Unity / C#, AR Projection), Stockholm
  • 2013 – 2017 SE KTH University – Royal Institute of Technology (AR Projection), Stockholm
  • 2011 – 2018 SE Berghs School of Communication (Unreal / Bp, Unity / C#, AR Projection), Stockholm
  • 2010 – 2017 SE Forsbergs – School for Graphic Design & Advertising (AR Projection), Stockholm
  • 2010 – 2013 SE Dalarna University – Audiovisual Production (AR Projection), Falun, Sweden

Teaching One offs

  • 2018 DE Hack & Tell (C-Base) – Intro to D.I.Y. eGPU – High performance graphics, Berlin, Germany
  • 2017 SE The Educational XR Initiative (MTG) – XR Hackathon at Berghs (Unity / C#), Stockholm
  • 2014 TW 國立臺北藝術大學 | Taipei National University of the Arts: Intro to live A/V and AR Projection, Taiwan
  • 2013 US University of California – Intro to live A/V and AR Projection, Santa Cruz, USA
  • 2013 DE Scope Sessions (Panke Culture) – Intro to live A/V, Berlin, Germany
  • 2009 SE New Media Meeting – Art theory as starting point, Norrköping, Sweden

Affiliations

  • 2017 – 2020 SE Immersivt, former VR Sverige – Advisor on XR Development
  • 2017 – 2019 SE VR_Sci+Art Fest – Curator, Exhibitor, Hackathon Supporting XR Developer
  • 2009 – 2010 SE Volt / Uppsala Konsert & Kongress – Curator, Advisor on AR Projection
  • 2008 – 2021 SE Swedish VJ Union – Curator, Co-founder (AR Projection)

Education

  • 2011 SE EMS › Electroacoustic Music in Sweden – Sound Design, Stockholm
  • 2010 US School of Visual Arts, Dep. of Art History – The Fourth Dimension: Video, Space and The Broken Screen, New York City
  • 2010 US ParsonsNew School For Design; Dep. of Fine Art – Abstracting The Figure, New York City
  • 2010 SE Sodertorn University – Animation & Post-production, Stockholm
  • 2010 SE Konstfack University, Dep. of Fine Arts – Photography and Video Art History (I/II), Stockholm
  • 2009 – 2010 SE Konstfack University, Dep. of Interdisciplinary Studies – Theories, Methods & Practices, Stockholm
  • 2009 SE Konstfack University, Dep. of Graphic Design and Illustration – Advanced Digital Image Treatment, Stockholm
  • 2004 – 2009 SE Konstfack University, Dep. of Teacher Education – Teacher in Art, Design & Visual Culture (AR Projection), Stockholm
  • 2003 – 2004 SE Nyckelviksskolan – Foundational Arts & Crafts, Stockholm
  • 1999 – 2002 SE Rudbecksskolan – Media Program: Graphic / Web Design & Development, Sound, Video, Journalism, Stockholm