Snapdragon at #AWE23

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc is a proud titanium sponsor at Augmented World Expo (AWE), the world’s leading AR/VR/XR event happening in Santa Clara, CA.

The Qualcomm Technologies team is excited to be at the forefront of accelerating the XR industry. We will be showcasing the latest developments on Snapdragon Spaces™ XR Developer Platform and dedicated XR chipsets that are shaping the next generation of AR, VR and MR.

Speakers at AWE

Hugo Swart – VP & GM of XR at Qualcomm Technologies, Inc Keynote: Accelerating the XR ecosystem for an open future.
Wed, May 31 | 9:50 – 10:15am | Main Stage | Mission City Ballroom

Steve Lukas – Director of Product Management, XR Ecosystem at Qualcomm Technologies, Inc Developer Track – AR’s Inflection Point.
Wed, May 31 |1:00 – 1:25pm | Main Stage | Mission City Ballroom.

Snapdragon Booth

Experience our XR-dedicated platforms, such as the Snapdragon® XR2+ chipset, Snapdragon Spaces Developer Platform, and get hands on with several XR devices powered by Qualcomm ® technology at booth #205, Hall A. Make sure to visit our partners showcasing apps and solutions based on Snapdragon Spaces throughout the show floor.

Build-an-app developer workshop

Build-an-App with Snapdragon Spaces XR Developer Platform: Whether you want to port an existing AR app for headworn or you’re excited to create your first app using Snapdragon Spaces, this workshop is for you. Join the Snapdragon Spaces developer team on Thursday June 1, from 11:00am to 5:30pm at Santa Clara Convention Center room #209.

No pre-registration needed; walk in anytime and enjoy app-building, developer chats, snacks & drinks, and swag.


Said Bakadir – Senior Director of Product Management at Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Panel: Creating a new reality with Snapdragon today. Wed, May 31. 1:55 – 2:20pm. Grand Ballroom D

Martin Herdina – Senior Director of Product Management, XR at Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Panel: Future of Eyewear in Practice. Friday, June 2., 01:05 -02:00pm. Grand Ballroom G

Kathy Braegger – Director, XR Business at Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. Development

Panel: Taking Legacy IP into the Metaverse with Survios. Friday, June 2. 9:00 -9:55am. Grand Ballroom G

Discover apps with Snapdragon Spaces

At AWE23, at Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. is sponsoring the creation of a brand new Auggie Award category: ‘Best Snapdragon Spaces App’. The award aims recognizing the best XR solution or app created utilizing the Snapdragon Spaces XR Developer Platform this year and will give the winner not only an Auggie Awards trophy, but also a $10,000 cash prize.

Snapdragon and Qualcomm branded products are products of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and/or its subsidiaries.