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.
HISTORY, part of A+E Networks, seeks to support NYC-based graduate students in a fellowship program that will run in early 2018. Its focus is to use mobile AR platforms—ARKit for Apple and ARCore for Android—to explore 1968, the year that changed America.
NYC Media Lab's annual VR/AR/MR event, Exploring Futrue Reality, is coming up on November 30th 2017 at NYU Kimmel Center! Faculty, students, startups and media corporations can get involved in three ways: demo; lead a workshop; or pitch!
NYC Media Lab partnered with universities, media and technology corporations, community groups, civic agencies, startups and accelerators to co-host workshops on emerging media and technology themes.
NYC Media Lab is recuriting now for it's third cohort of the Combine accelerator program...
In partnership with NYC Media Lab and Havas, Governors Island will over its public space to NYC graduate students. The project will support a cohort to produce prototypes for telling the story of its landscape, landmarks, and history.