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Tom is a leading voice in augmented reality, virtual reality and wearable technology and has been recognized as one of the most influential people in wearables, AR & VR in the world.

Tom has been featured on TV and Radio as a wearable tech expert on networks such as CNN, BBC, CBC, Space and Al Jazeera and hosted a regular wearable tech spot on CTV's Canada AM. He has also been featured and quoted in various print and online publications including The New York Times, The Huffington Post, Readers Digest, Fashion Magazine, The Globe and Mail and The Toronto Star. His thoughts on wearable tech has also been featured in content partnerships with companies such as Best Buy, Intel, IBM and TELUS. 

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September 5 - Next Reality's 30 People to Watch in Augmented Reality in 2018

April 3 - BC Business - Local investors are missing out on profits from Metro Vancouver’s VR and AR industry

March 1 - Forbes -  Who Is Seeding the AR Cloud


October 16 - TVO's The Agenda - The Future is Wearable

October 13 - Izea - Augmented Reality Influencers - 25 You Need to Know

October 5 - Onalytica - Top 100 Brands and Influencers in Virtual Reality

August 28 - Wareable - What wearable tech investors are looking for in 2017

August 27 - Elevate Blog - Super Ventures’ Tom Emrich: Toronto is ahead of the global technology curve

July 13 - IoT Institute - Will the ultimate IoT user interface eventually be synthetic eyes?

July 13 - Wareable - The future of AR is...

June 20 - Huffington Post - The Fear and AWE of Techno-Utopia

June 12 - Meta - Introducing the Meta Operating Environment: Workspace

May 23 - Startup Here Toronto - May #WWTO argues mind-controlled software, emotional AI the future of computing

May 2 - Next Realty - NR50: Top 50 Influential People in Augmented and Mixed Reality

April 5 - Space - Viva the Wearable Revolution

March 22 - VentureBeat - "6 ways to invest in augmented reality"

March 12 - FashNerd - "Diverse Topics and Superstar People, Our Top 3 Must Attend Talks At #SXSW2017"

March 11 - 9to5 Google - "Ivan Poupyrev of Google ATAP talks the Levi’s jacket w/ Jacquard at SXSW, coming this fall for $350"

March 6 - UploadVR - "Podcast: Emotions in AR & VR with Tom Emrich from Super Ventures"

January 31 - UploadVR - "ResearchVR Episode 32 – Augmented Hearing with Tom Emrich from Super Ventures"

January 26 - Onalytica - "Top 100 Influencers and Brands at CES 2017"

January 3 - Wareable - "20 essential wearable tech feeds so you always know what's up"

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