Viacom Virtual Reality Fellowship

Viacom Virtual Reality Fellowship

NYC Media Lab collaborated with Viacom’s New Experience Team (NEXT) for the Viacom Virtual Reality Fellowship that took place in summer 2016. Viacom NEXT, led by Chaki Ng, with Rob Ruffler and David Liu, is focusing intensely on VR. The Fellowship was a way to foster a sharing of techniques with young talent from local NYC universities where there is tremendous interest and enthusiasm for rapid prototyping in VR.

HISTORY IRL Design Jan

HISTORY IRL Design Jan

In November 2015 NYC Media Lab member company A+E Networks challenged Parsons School of Design students to rethink their relationship with history. Students answered the call with inventive and well executed products and prototypes, all created within one imaginative, history-fueled weekend.

Data For Good Exchange Awards Program

Data For Good Exchange Awards Program

In preparation for Bloomberg LP’s first annual Data for Good Exchange (D4GX) conference, the company sought to secure a variety of paper submissions from universities across America. D4GX explores how innovation in data science can re-shape education, environmental planning, public health and government policies.