The Future of Screens: Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, and the Potential for Stories

New Frontier Gateway
136 Heber Ave.
Sunday, January 24, noon–1:30 p.m.

The past few years have shown us that mobile phones and computers are just as widely watched as TVs and theatre screens. It has changed the way we view content as well as how we create content. Currently, we're diving into an era in which the screen is changing beyond previously recognizable forms. Virtual reality, augmented reality, projection mapping, holograms, and a bit of everything in between are shaping a new landscape of not only how content is watched but also a new approach to storytelling as a whole. Join Diana Williams (Lucasfilm Story Group), Robin McNicholas (creative director, Marshmallow Laser Feast), Gaia Dempsey (co-founder and CMO, Daqri), Richard Marks (chief of virtual reality, Playstation VR), and Jason Rubin (head of studios, Oculus) to take a peek into the future.

Panelists:
Gaia Dempsey (co-founder and CMO, Daqri)
Richard Marks (chief of virtual reality, Playstation VR)
Robin McNicholas (creative director, Marshmallow Laser Feast)
Jason Rubin (head of studios, Oculus)
Diana Williams (Lucasfilm Story Group)

Moderated by Yelena Rachitsky (creative producer and head of education, Oculus Story Studio)

SECTION New Frontier Panels

COUNTRY Sunday, January 24, noon - 1:30 p.m

New Frontier Gateway

RUN TIME 90 min

Panelists