1:1 CONVERSATION | INNOVATION VS. LEGACY
No matter where you are at in adopting 3D and Digital Product Creation (DPC), there is always something new to be learned about digital fashion. How can brands streamline their product development process, while leveraging their digital assets in the future? Join Ty Duperron from Tafi and Jason Wang from Alvanon for a dynamic conversation on why collaboration is important, the future of the creator economy and streamlined 3D workflows.
User Ty Duperron
Chief Operating Officer of Tafi and Daz3D
As Tafi’s resident avatar expert and Chief Operating Officer, Ty Duperron oversees a dynamic team in a multinational organization based in Salt Lake City and Vancouver, Canada. He has over 10 years of experience leading teams and studios in the video game industry, alongside an extensive background of over eight years in avatar content and systems with projects including Xbox, VR Chat, Tafi SDK, Daz 3D, Samsung, and Decentraland. He has a proven ability to lead projects for high-profile brands and has played an integral role in collaborations with the Coca-Cola Company, WB, major video game franchises, and sports leagues. Bringing that knowledge and experience to his latest role as Tafi’s COO, Ty has helped revolutionize custom avatar creation with one of the industry’s leading avatar engines.
User Jason Wang
Chief Operating Officer at Alvanon
Jason Wang, a member of Alvanon’s founding family, oversees global operations for Alvanon, and has played a pivotal role in driving Alvanon’s evolution into a mainstream apparel-technology company. Jason drives the business strategy of all new product and apparel tech innovations. He oversees Alvanon’s in-house technology team consisting of software engineers, machine-learning/AI experts, data scientists and 3D experts. By leveraging his expertise in applications and technology, Jason has established the processes and methodology for the development of Alvanon’s 3D virtual bodies and Alvanon Body Platform (ABP). He is regarded as one of the world’s leading experts in body shape analysis and 3D avatar creation. Jason graduated from Babson College with a Bachelor of Science in Business Management, specializing in Management Information Systems.