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NYC Media Lab’s XR Startup Bootcamp points to next-generation entrepreneurial concepts for spatial computing and future interfaces. Watch the pitches.
NYC Media Lab and RLab have open job positions for both part-time and full-time roles. Learn more about these positions and apply today.
Several of our top highlights from 2018 have led to exciting new collaborations for 2019. Read on to see some of the upcoming projects, programs and plans NYC Media Lab has in store for the new year.
Subscribe to NYC Media Lab newsletters for updates on emerging media and technology. The Lab's monthly newsletter highlights the City's industry, university and innovation ecosystems. Two special topic newsletters on VR/AR and data science pull together the latest industry insights in those topic areas. A special newsletter on Tech, Media & Democracy covers topics such as fake news and computational propaganda.
NYC Media LAB MONTHLY
NYC Media Lab's monthly newsletter shares the latest updates from the Lab's consortium. Join to learn about opportunities and open calls, highlights from our Member Companies, research and development around the City's campuses, and invitations to events.
DATA SCIENCE Weekly
Data and automation continues to change the way media is produced, consumed, distributed and monetized. The data science weekly newsletter focuses on new technologies like artificial intelligence, machine learning, computer vision and voice. How are these innovations being applied across industries? What is the state of the art research? What are the opportunities for startups?
This newsletter is managed by Amy Chen, NYC Media Lab's Director of Entrepreneurship Programs, and delievered every Saturday.
VIRTUAL + AUGMENTED REALITY Weekly
Join this newsletter to follow how diverse industries are incorporating immersive media into their strategies. The VR/AR weekly newsletter shares top stories, startup and investment activities, recent media industry transactions, events, and job opportunities for designers and developers.
This newsletter is managed by Justin Hendrix, NYC Media Lab's Executive Director, and delivered every Sunday.
TECH, MEDIA & DEMOCRACY: SPecial issues
New York City’s universities partnered to support and defend journalism and independent news media — one of the most critical elements of our democracy — as they are increasingly under threat. The program brought together Cornell Tech, Columbia University, City University of New York, New York University, and The New School — in partnership with the NYC Media Lab — to attempt to address these challenges using design, engineering, and computational methods and techniques
Join this newsletter for invitations to special events and updates from the program.
NYC Media Lab produces two conferences yearly: Machines + Media, focused on data science and automation in media; and an annual Summit, which brings together our entire community for two days of discussions, demos, and networking. Upcoming events and registration links are listed below. Follow our YouTube channel for full videos of past events.