Maxim Kamanin is the visionary leader and the inventor of Displair. He has been managing the company and affiliated startups for over three years. Kamanin has experience in the management of public organizations; has a higher education degree in IT, and an extensive professional IT experience.
The origins of the idea and examination of theoretic base dates back to the end of 2009. During the period of scientific research the developer of the gadget studied natural optical phenomena: mirage, fog. Finally the choice was made in favor of substation close to clouds. The first operating prototype was constructed in June 2010 and introduced to Russian President Dmitri Medvedev in the framework of the Seliger forum.
In August of the same year, Displair company was created and the project transformed into Startup, from the IT sphere due to the fact that it implied creation and development of Computer appliance. In 2011 the optical multi-touch system was created for Displair that enabled users to move objects despite the fact that the device is screenless and penetrable. An enhanced sample of Displair won the majority of competitions dedicated to the sphere of innovations and became well known abroad.