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The Future of Storytelling: A Mixed Reality

StoryFutures have partnered with the Festival of Digital Disruption to provide a day of learning, exploration and discussion on next generation storytelling!

Is immersive technology a game-changer for the creative, media and digital sectors? What will it mean for future story forms, business models and audiences? How can we innovate and thrive in the new landscape?

Attend this event to:

  • Hear from pioneering practitioners working on cutting edge immersive projects
  • Get expert input on your ideas and questions on next-generation storytelling
  • Meet potential collaborators, partners and funders
  • Find out about innovation funding and support available at StoryFuture
  • Experience pioneering VR productions: Doctor Who: The Edge of Time by Maze Theory, Common Ground by award-winner Darren Emerson, and The National Gallery’s Virtual Veronese by Focal Point.

Speakers include: 

  • Will Saunders, award-winning producer and Chief Creative Officer at the National Centre for Immersive Storytelling and StoryFutures.
  • Russ Harding, Executive Producer/Creative Director, Maze Theory
  • Claire Boissiere, games producer/writer, BAFTA Committee, VC The BGI/NVM
  • Victoria Mapplebeck, Bafta award winning writer, artist and director
  • Birgitta Hosea, award-winning artist, curator, Reader in Moving Image, University of Creative Arts 
  • James Bennett, Director of StoryFutures and Professor of Television and Digital Culture at Royal Holloway, University of London 

Tickets are limited and booking is essential. All digital and creative businesses and professionals working in, or interested in immersive and next-generation storytelling are welcome.

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