Jan Ondřej is an accomplished entrepreneur and researcher with a passion for real-time computer graphics, character animation, virtual and augmented reality, and volumetric video. He obtained his Ph.D. in computer graphics from INSA Rennes and an MSc in computer graphics, computer science, and engineering from the Czech Technical University in Prague.
Jan has worked at several prestigious organizations, including Disney Research, Trinity College Dublin, and INRIA Rennes, holding positions such as Senior Research Fellow, Postdoctoral Associate, and Research Engineer. He is also the co-founder and CTO of Volograms, a groundbreaking company focusing on volumetric video and 3D capture technology.
With over a decade of experience in computer graphics and animation, Jan has extensive knowledge of 3D modeling, real-time rendering, and machine learning. His expertise in virtual reality and augmented reality has led him to explore and develop innovative ways to create and interact with digital content.