Matt Johnston leads the research and development of commercial augmented and virtual reality (AR /VR) fleet maintenance and training solutions for Design Interactive Inc. (DI) including AUGMENTOR, its AR fleet maintenance and training solution for the transportation industry. While at DI, Johnston has led groundbreaking projects using AR/VR technology to deliver innovative solutions for Fortune 500 companies, NASA, DARPA and other branches of the Department of Defense. Johnston is currently the division head for Commercial Solutions and is working closely with transportation industry organizations to bring AR/VR to maintenance operations.
He is the holder of a patent relating to tactile sensory perception and a 2005 Henry Ford Technology Award winning team member.
Johnston, a frequent speaker at technical and industry conferences, is an MBA candidate at University of Florida Warrington College of Business. He holds an MS in Ergonomics / Human Factors from Loughborough University, UK and a BS in Kinesiology - Ergonomics from the University of Waterloo, Canada.