About Christian Sander
Christian Sander is the CEO and Co-founder of Dear Reality, an Audio VR/AR company creating VR experiences focused on sound and the 3D Audio technology dearVR listed VR Essentials by Unity. He is an expert for spatial audio, virtual acoustics and VR sound design with more than eight years of experience in Audio VR, DSP and R&D.
The German government's BMWi awarded him as Kreativpilot 2016 for creative leadership. He was technical director for Dear Reality's most successful immersive audio game 39 – WDR HörSpiel with more than a 100.000 downloads and nominated for the German Video Game Award 2015. Dear Reality is award winner of the European Venture Contest 2016, VRVCA selected and part of the Startup Autobahn accelerator led by Daimler, Porsche, HP and BASF to bring augmented audio technology into German cars and industry applications.
Besides being a skilled software developer, Christian Sander worked as a sound engineer for Germany’s biggest public broadcasters Westdeutscher Rundfunk and Deutschlandfunk.He holds a degree in Sound- and Video Engineering at the Robert Schumann Hochschule Düsseldorf, published a paper at Audio Engineering Society Convention about Binaural synthesis on mobile devices and worked as a lecturer for Digital Audio and Interactive Sound Design.