Oliver Grau joined Intel as Associate Director of Operations of the Intel Visual Computing Institute in Germany in October 2012. He received a PhD from the University of Hanover, Germany in 1999. Prior to Intel he worked for BBC R&D in the UK on innovative tools for visual media production. Oliver’s interests are in the intersection between computer vision and computer graphics techniques. His prior work included immersive virtual production systems, stereoscopic video production tools, free-viewpoint visualization of sport scenes and web-delivery of free-viewpoint experiences. More recent research interests include visual computing for new user experiences, digital content creation tools and industrial applications. Oliver has a long track history of leading interdisciplinary work in more than 15 major collaborative projects, between academical and industrial partners. Oliver published a number of scientific papers and holds several patents.