Tony Parisi is a virtual reality pioneer, an entrepreneur, a software architect, and an expert in 3D graphics with a passion to innovate and create great products and is currently the head of AR/VR at Unity. Tony is also a musician who has performed in a David Bowie tribute band in front of thousands.
Tony has developed international standards and protocols, created noteworthy software products, and started and sold technology companies. Tony is the co-creator of VRML (Virtual Reality Modeling Language) and X3D iSO standards for networked 3D graphic. Tony is the co-organizer of the San Francisco WebGL Meetup, and the San Francisco WebVR Meetup, and a member of the Khronos COLLADA working group creating glTF, the new file format standard for 3D web and mobile applications.
Tony is also the author of O’Reilly Media’s books on Virtual Reality and WebGL:
Learning Virtual Reality (2015)
WebGL: Up and Running (2012)