Manuel Borrero
Creative Director and Entrepreneur Universe AR

Manuel Borrero is a visionary leader in the augmented reality (AR) industry, renowned for his expertise in connecting industry to consumers through powerful AR tools. As the founder of Universe AR, Borrero has established himself as a leading AR designer and creator, with a particular focus on expert character design and cosmetic and makeup filter work.

His impressive portfolio features collaborations with top international brands, movie studios, and musicians, all of whom recognize his exceptional talent for creating memorable characters, cohesive design, and enriching interactive stories through AR. As a self-taught immigrant from Venezuela, Borrero has been at the forefront of AR development, consistently pushing the boundaries of what is possible with this exciting technology.

Borrero's entrepreneurial spirit and innovative approach have led to the creation of his own brand, Kaind, which combines the power of technology and augmented reality with physical products. His dedication to creating immersive and engaging experiences through AR is evident in all of his work, and he is widely recognized as a leading expert in the field.


Jun 2

10:00 AM - 11:10 AM


AR Lightning Round

Manuel Borrero | Universe AR

Alexis Zerafa | The Mill

Celine Park | ByteDance

Paige Piskin | White Glove Media

Nuno Folhadela | ONTOP

Isabelle Udo | videOrbit Studio

Julia Roga | Julia Roga AR

Michael Guerin | Imvizar

Nadia Tamez | Synergy Studio