Christian Plagemann

Christian Plagemann

Vice President, Learning – Udacity

Christian Plagemann is VP of Learning at Udacity. Previously, he co-founded the Virtual Reality team at Google, and was the engineering manager responsible for Google Cardboard and the Daydream VR platform.

Prior to Google, Christian worked on the autonomous car at the Artificial Intelligence Lab of Stanford University. He co-founded the 3D Vision Lab and Numovis Inc., a tech startup focused on motion tracking and computer vision for user interaction. Christian has a PhD in computer science from the Department of Computer Science of the Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, Germany (Autonomous Intelligent Systems).