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Tuesday, September 25 • 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Reality Check, Please

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How is immersive media becoming an essential tool for science storytelling? Leading lights from NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, The New York Times, New Reality Company and France’s National Centre of Scientific Research weigh in on the incredible versatility of the VR medium as their projects convey human and environmental life in exquisite detail.

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Winslow Porter

Director, Creative Technologist Co-Founder, New Reality Co (Tree VR)
Winslow Porter is a Brooklyn based director, producer and creative technologist specializing in virtual reality and large-scale immersive installations. Winslow has always been fascinated with the possibilities of how the intersection of art and technology can elevate storytelling... Read More →
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Graham Roberts

Director of Immersive Platforms Storytelling, The New York Times
Graham Roberts is an award winning journalist at The New York Times, focusing on innovation in visual journalism. As Director of Immersive Platforms Storytelling, he leads a team that explores new approaches in video, motion graphics, and virtual/augmented reality. This also inc... Read More →
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Sasha Samochina

Immersive Visualization Producer, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Sasha Samochina is an Immersive Visualization Producer at NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, CA. She joined the team at JPL after working in New York in the fields of video and web development and in Chicago where she was a Media Producer at The Field Museum of Natural... Read More →
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Momoko Seto

Experimental Film Director
Momoko Seto was born in Tokyo in 1980. After studying at the Tokyo French Lycée, she traveled to France to study Art at the École Supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Marseille, then at the Le Fresnoy National Studio of Contempoary Art. At the same time as working as a film director at... Read More →

Session Producers
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Alexis Gambis

Founder and Executive Director, Imagine Science Films
Alexis Gambis is a filmmaker and a biologist whose interdisciplinary work aims at transforming the way science is communicated to the public through film and visual arts. He received his PhD in Molecular Biology at The Rockefeller University and a Masters in Fine Arts from NYU Tisch... Read More →

Tuesday September 25, 2018 4:30pm - 5:30pm EDT
Yawkey Theater 1 Guest St, Boston MA 02135
  • moderator Alexis Gambis