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Diego (diekus) Gonzalez-Zuniga. Web Advocate at Samsung Internet. Immigrant from Costa Rica. Based in London. Gadget aficionado. Gamer.

past presentations


DE Nurnberg, Germany. 4 September, 2017

Presenting a talk on what makes VR webby. Slides can be found here.

JS Montly

UK London, UK. 22 August, 2017

Co-presenting a talk with Uve. "WebVR: Connecting people, pandas and you". Slides can be found here

VRUK VRUK Festival 2017

UK London, UK. 7 July, 2017

Presentation titled "Bridging Experiences with the Web".

Let me explain how can we bridge worlds and experiences by tapping a link.


FR Paris, France. 28 June, 2017

Presented a VR collaboration with fashion designer Galina Mihaleva at LOOK FORWARD FASHION TECH FESTIVAL.

Read a recap of the event here.

Symposium on Innovation, Biodesign, Culture, and Technology

SG Nanyang, Singapore. 21 June, 2017

Presented at the ADM 2017 Symposium on Innovation, Biodesign, Culture, and Technology


CH Crans-Montana, Switzerland. 11 - 14 May, 2017

Presented "Progressive WebVR Applications: a modern VR approach". Slides can be found here.

VRX Europe 2017

UK London, UK. 11 May, 2017

Participated as a panelist in the WebVR session with Dom Hazael-Massieux (W3C), Salvador de la Puente (Mozilla), Thomas Flynn (Sketchfab). Chaired by Tony Parisi (Unity).

VR World Congress 2017

UK London, UK. 13 April, 2017

Participated as a panelist on the WebVR session with Thomas Balouet, Fabien Benetou, and Antti Jädertpolm. Chaired by Amir-Esmaeil Bozorgzadeh.

Find the recording of the panel here.

Rave Sessions: WebVR

UK London, UK. 10-11 April, 2017

Gave two consecutive workshops at Ravensbourne College in London about WebVR and A-Frame.

Find the slides here.

IEEE VR 2017

US Los Angeles, USA. 18 March, 2017

Gave a tutorial on WebVR with Peter O'Shaughnessy, Diego Marcos and Kevin Ngo. The tutorial focuses on Virtual Reality on the web and how researchers and developers can leverage its power to create content. Recap of my trip here.

Web Games Day 2017 (Mozilla Dev Road Show)

ES Madrid, Spain. - 10 March, 2017

Presented at Web Games Day (part of Mozilla Dev Road Show) event in Madrid. You can watch the presentation here.


ES Madrid, Spain. - 9 March, 2017

Presented at MadridJS meetup about WebVR. Presentation titled "Realidad Virtual llega a tu navegador favorito". You can watch the presentation here.

Mobile WOrld Progress Barcelona 2017

ES Barcelona, Spain. - 1 March, 2017

Presented "Hypertextual-Reality: VR on the Web" at Mobile World Progress Barcelona 2017. Find a recap of our trip to the catalan capital here.

You can watch the presentation here!

Virtual Reality Evolution

UK London, United Kingdom. - 16 February, 2017

Chaired panel on WebVR.

Rave Sessions

UK London, United Kingdom. - 13 February, 2017

The session provides information on the experimental WebVR JavaScript API. It covers current specification status, discusses available support from major browsers, and development options available for content producers.

London Web Performance

UK London, United Kingdom. - 6 December, 2016

Session presented at the Christmas 2016 Spectacular about a PacMan like WebVR demo. Said to be the first "sing-along" London Web Performace meetup. Watch it here.

Mozfest 2016

UK London, United Kingdom. 28 - 10 October, 2016

Joined my Samsung Internet colleagues for a WebVR presentation. Here's a recap!

BEYOND Festival 2016

DE Karlsruhe, Germany. 28 - 2 Septermber/October, 2016

Empowering through VR. Podiums discussion about VR and how it can empower people at the BEYOND Festival. Watch it here.

Digital Media Industry and Academic Forum 2016

GR Santorini, Greece. 4 - 6 July, 2016

Presented about an Card Sorting exercise over Product Reaction Cards to categorise desirability. "Clustering to Categorize Desirability in Software.".

International Conference for Quality of Multimedia Experience

PT Lisbon, Portugal. 6 - 8 June, 2015

Presented poster an article "Exploring the Introduction of Stereo Depth in Applications to Change Perceived Quality".

4th International Conference on Communication, Media, Technology and Design

AE Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 16 - 18 May, 2015

Presented a project called "S3Doodle: Case Study for Stereoscopic GUI and User Content Creation".

IEEE 3DUI 2015

FR Arles, France. 23 - 24 March, 2015

Presented poster "Hacking HTML5 Canvas to Create a Stereo 3D Renderer". The poster can be seen here.

BEYOND Festival 2014

DE Karlsruhe, Germany. 9 - 12 October, 2014

Presented a lecture titled "Let's not bore Alice: Stereo 3D Applications" about the use of 3D in applications. Also, participated in two panels titled "Don't wait for the content to be produced, use what's there and design it for the future!" and "3D is dead, long live 3D". Link to recording found here.

3D Creative Summit 2014

UK London, UK. 12 - 13 March, 2014

Presented "Articulating the Third Dimension Online" about HTML web page conversion to stereo.

7th International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing & Ambient Intelligence

CR Guanacaste, Costa Rica. 2 - 6 December, 2013

Presented an article titled "Breaking the Pattern: Study On Stereoscopic Web Perception" about an eye-tracking study on a search engine result page.

6th Latin American Conference on Human Computer Interaction

CR Guanacaste, Costa Rica. 2 - 6 December, 2013

Presented an article titled "Bringing the Web Closer: Stereoscopic 3D Web Conversion" about a tool that allows the conversion of HTML web pages.

Mozilla Festival 2013

UK London, UK. 25 - 26 October, 2013

Build + Teach the Web track: Stereo 3D Apps

3D Creative Summit 2013

UK London, UK. 27 - 28 March, 2013

Research Strand Panel: Emerging Techniques and Processes

International Conference on Communication, Media, Technology and Design

TR Istanbul, Turkey. 9 - 11 May, 2012

Presented "Evaluation of Depth Cues in 3D Subtitling".