Machines + Media convened researchers, executives, and journalists from across the university, media, technology communities for a full day of panels, keynote presentations, startup pitches and networking.
In partnership with NYC Media Lab, Verizon and Yahoo Sports will award $5,000 grants to teams of entrepreneurs, technologists, engineers and product-driven designers who seek to build new ventures.
The final Demo Day event, now open to media and press representatives, invites visitors to trek the Island and explore five new prototypes that tell the story of its rich history and culture.
NYC Media Lab's strategic partnership with Verizon has produced a dozen new VR, AR and AI prototypes; a special white paper; and a new event at the intersection of sports, media and technology...
NYC Media Lab's Machines + Media conference, generously sponsored and hosted by Bloomberg for a second year, focuses on new applications of data science and technology in media and journalism.
In partnership with NYC Media Lab, Verizon has awarded 12 New York City university teams for the creation of new prototypes, with a specific investment in VR/AR and AI technologies. Teams will work specifically with leadership within Verizon Envrmnt.
Faculty and student participants will complete an intensive market validation and customer discovery curriculum throughout the spring semester, and will receive mentorship from the Lab’s network of media and technology executives and investors.
The full day conference will focus on new applications of data science in journalism and media, and how technologies like AI, machine learning, computer vision and future interfaces are changing the way media is produced, distributed, consumed and monetized.
Twitter highlights from NYC Media Lab's Exploring Future Reality event... 500 attendees, 30+ speakers, 30+ demos, 10 workshops, 10 startup pitches, and a full day of VR/AR exploration.
Amy Chen, formerly NYC Media Lab's Manager of Partnerships, will take on the first full-time position in The Combine, the Lab's early stage accelerator program for university faculty and students.
Tech, Media & Democracy has planned the third in its series of conversations. Hosted by Buzfeed, panelists will discuss fake news crisis, and how technologists and journalists can better respond to misinformation dissemination on different platforms.
In a new white paper, NYC Media Lab sources interviews from leading media and technology executives and entrepreneurs to explore the applications, benefits, and the potential downside of machine-driven media.