Founded in 2014 by Nikhil Jain and Adam Zheng, ObEN was created out of a personal desire for the founders to remain connected to their families by 'leaving behind' a virtual copy of themselves during long travels. With the rapid development of social media connectivity, AR, VR and IoT, ObEN's suite of artificial intelligence products humanizes and personalizes your digital experiences.


Careers Page


Nikhil Jain

CEO & Co-founder

Adam Zheng, Ph.D. 

COO & Co-founder




130 W. Union Street Pasadena, CA 91103

Guest parking is available in the parking lot just west of the Idealab building on Union Street.
Turn left into the alley just past Idealab and then turn into the second parking lot on your right.

Note that the Idealab lot is not accessible directly from Union Street; you must enter from the alley.
Be sure to get your parking ticket validated at reception. Metered parking is also available on the south side of Union.

ObEN's proprietary artificial intelligence technology quickly combines a person's 2D image and voice to create a personal 3D avatar. Transport your personal avatar into virtual reality and augmented reality environments and enjoy deeper, social, more memorable experiences. Founded in 2014, ObEN is an HTC VIVE X portfolio company and is located in Pasadena, California at leading technology incubator Idealab.

130 West Union Street,Pasadena, CA 91103 |
© 2017 ObEN, Inc. All rights reserved

Privacy Policy
and Terms of Use

[mailgun id=””]