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Brave New Worlds: VR, AR, & Immersive Video

09/15/2016 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

| $20

Marketing has always been about storytelling. Now, new technology is allowing us to create uniquely immersive experiences that can transport audiences into fully realized worlds of our making. We’re showcasing the technology behind the next big thing in media, and talking with virtual world visionaries about how they’ve harnessed VR, AR, and Immersive Video to wow audiences and deliver value like never before.
What’s the difference between competing tech? Where is this technology headed? How can leading agencies, big and small, leverage this new technology to benefit their clients?
Learn about all this and more from the most innovative technologists and creatives at the forefront of this emerging medium in this imaginative and informative panel discussion.
Moderator:
Brian Marr, Chief Strategy Officer, Smashing Ideas; Associate Professor UW CommLead
Panelists:
Sandy Cioffi, Festival Director @ SIFFX
Riccardo Giraldi, Principal Creative Director – HoloLens @ Microsoft
Heather Raikes, Creative Director @ 8ninths
Weston Vierregger, Sr. Creative @ HTC Creative Labs

Details

Date:
09/15/2016
Time:
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
$20
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://bravenewworlds.eventbrite.com

Organizer

AAF Seattle
Email:
addys@aafseattle.com
Website:
www.aafseattle.com

Venue

WeWork Holyoke
107 Spring St
Seattle, WA 98104 United States
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