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EXPLORING FUTURE REALITY

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29TH
NYU KIMMEL CENTER
(8AM-6PM)

 
 

Exploring Future Reality is NYC Media Lab's annual event focused on XR and future interfaces. Through discussions, startup pitches, interactive demos, and hands-on workshops, attendees will explore the impact of future interfaces on industry and society, including best practices for storytelling, prototyping, and distribution.

PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

MORNING: 8:00AM-1:00PM
Keynotes, presentations and startup pitches.
Location: Eisner & Lubin Auditorium

8:00AM: Doors Open at NYU Kimmel Center

9:00AM: Welcome Announcements

9:15AM: Keynote: RLab Preview with Justin Hendrix

9:45AM: Next Generation Tools for Authoring VR/AR

10:30AM: Startup Pitches, Session 1

11:25AM: AR, VR and Drones

11:55AM: Startup Pitches, Session 2

12:25PM: Keynote: Aaron Luber, Google

12:55PM: Closing Announcements

AFTERNOON: 1:00PM-6:00PM 
Demos, workshops, and networking.
Location: Kimmel Center 4th, 9th and 10th floors.

1:00PM-6:00PM: Demo Expo
40+ XR projects on view.
Rosenthal Pavilion (10th floor)
Browse the list.

2:00PM-3:00PM: Workshops Session 1

With BBC, NBC News, Geopipe, The Mill, and Datavized Technologies, Inc.

3:30PM-4:30PM: Workshops Session 2

With HTC, Adobe, Viacom, and EchoAR

4:30PM: Networking Reception in Rosenthal Pavilion

600+

Attendees

30

XR Demos

10

Workshops

REASONS TO ATTEND...

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A FOCUS ON INDUSTRIES

The mainstage program will highlight the latest in immersive media innovation across diverse topics, such as: gaming and entertainment, health and wellness, marketing and advertising, and cities.

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INTERACTIVE XR DEMOS

From corporate R&D to new prototypes emerging from NYC Media Lab's university consortium, the Demo Expo will allow guests explore immersive media first hand.

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GO DEEP WITH NEW TECHNOLOGIES

Hands-on workshops will help guests expand their knowledge around XR production using the latest tools. Workshops will be led by faculty, executives and startups.

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PITCHES FROM FRESH STARTUPS

A special session will bring pitches from emerging XR startups, highlighting the best of NYC-based entrepreneurship.

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Thursday, November 29 (8AM-6PM)
NYU Kimmel Center
60 Washington Square S, New York, NY 10012