Join NYC Media Lab’s XR Startup Bootcamp, an accelerator for startup teams focusing on VR/AR, voice technology and other future interfaces. The program will empower teams to adopt the "lean" startup method to search for and develop a business model for their startup concept.
NYC Media Lab is pleased to “beta test” a new VR Summer School program with MediaLAB Amsterdam (part of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences). While following a structured curriculum throughout the program, the selected participants will gain access to and work with Acer Mixed Reality headsets and VR-ready computers.
A landmark in the harbor, Governors Island is New York’s shared space for art and play. In partnership with NYC Media Lab and Havas, Governors Island will offer 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.
In partnership with Verizon Open Innovation, NYC Media Lab executed the Verizon Connect Futures Research & Prototyping Challenge which propelled the development of new media and technology projects from universities across New York City. The Challenge linked students and faculty with industry experts.
In 2018, NYC Media Lab presents the A+E Networks Mobile Augmented Reality Prototyping Fellowship focused on 1968, the Year that Changed America. HISTORY, part of A+E Networks, seeks to support NYC-based graduate students in a cohort-based fellowship program. The focus for experimentation will be ARKit for Apple iPhones and ARCore for Android phones.