NYC Media Lab's Justin Hendrix to speak at Parsons Immersive Storytelling Symposium

Please join Parsons School of Design at The New School for a one-day symposium about the explosion of affordable virtual and augmented reality technologies. The event will take a critical look at the impact of new mass media technologies such as the Gear VR/Oculus Rift, Google Daydream/Cardboard, HTC Vive, MS Hololens and their “immersive” effects on theater, games, news, and entertainment. NYC Media Lab Executive Director Justin Hendrix will open the day with a panel focused on advertising.

Presented by the Schools of Art, Media and TechnologyDesign Strategies, and Fashion, and at Parsons School of Design at The New School. 

Details: The New School, University Center 63 Fifth Avenue. Sunday, Feb. 5th, 2017. http://immersive.parsons.edu/

An application to Demo VR/AR/MR projects is currently open here. Application Deadline: January 15th, 2017.