Heidi Buck

Heidi Buck is the founder and Director of the US Navy’s Battlespace Exploitation of Mixed Reality (BEMR) Lab, a space for innovative thinkers to leverage low cost commercial sector technology in the virtual and augmented reality space for collaboration between warfighter, researcher, government, industry and academia. Since its inception in early 2015 the lab has received national attention, including visits from the Secretary of Defense, Congressmen, Fortune 500 CEOs, military leaders and numerous other VIPs. In less than two years the lab handled visits and demonstrations to nearly 6000 people, including numerous STEM and outreach events.