The DeepStream VR Team
Building a Vision of Virtual Reality for Health
CTO & Co-founder
Ari has been a pioneer in VR technology for over 20 years and this demands a wide variety of expertise. His talents and creativity span from the hard-sciences in astrophysics (B.A. UC Berkeley) and human peception (M.S. University of Washington), to game development at LucasArts, Microsoft and Firsthand. Ari has authored multiple patents, served as technical lead or P.I. on over $5M of grant-funded research projects and has been instrumental in starting four companies.
As CTO of DeepStream VR, Ari is the creative and technical force behind our software products and an expert in the hardware to run them.
Ari comes from a family of artists, scientists and circus performers and was awarded his first gold record at age 21.
CEO & Co-Founder
Howard has been a leader in the VR industry for over 20 years. From his early days in VR R&D for education, Howard has been breaking new ground and developing a vision for how VR can enhance people’s lives. His project portfolio includes immersive VR applications for therapy, augmented reality surgical training, mobile apps and interactive museum exhibits.
As CEO of DSVR, Howard takes the lead on trailblazing the future of the company as a leader in VR healthcare. Beyond having a deep understanding of the theory behind VR in healthcare, Howard also brings a unique, creative edge to craft powerful experiences that achieve meaningful measurable outcomes.
Howard is a frequent invited speaker at conferences on virtual reality, games and health.
Dr. Alex Cahana
Pain Medicine Expert, Healthcare StrategyDeepStream VR
Former Chief the Division of Pain Medicine (U. Washington)
Bioscience & Healthcare Industry ExpertDeepStream VR
Managing Partner Thallo Bioscience Advisors
Dr. Thomas Furness
VR Pioneer, Researcher, EntrepreneurDeepStream VR
VR First Pioneer: 50 years in VR research
Neuroscience and Healthcare Industry Expert
VR Industry Leader, Business DevelopmentDeepStream VR
Sixense Entertainment, CEO
Health Game Design ExpertDeepStream VR
University of Washington
Dr. Diane Gromala
Pain Researcher and Creative Maven
Dr. Chris Shaw
Pain Researcher, VR Computer Expert
Computer Expert & Pain Researcher, University Of Uberlandia
Psychologist & Pain Researcher, University of Ulm