A+E Networks: Multi-User AR & Geolocation Challenge

A+E Networks: Multi-User AR & Geolocation Challenge

A+E Networks will partner with NYC Media Lab to explore two emerging areas in the AR development space: multi-user capabilities and geolocation. How can we demonstrate compelling interaction using multi-user features and facilitate research around scale?

Verizon 5G EdTech Challenge

Verizon 5G EdTech Challenge

The Verizon 5G EdTech Challenge is a nationwide open call to find the most innovative, cutting-edge educational technologies that will transform middle school education. 10 Challenge winners will each be awarded a $100K grant, and will partner with Verizon to develop and test their solutions in the 5G environment.

Havas: The Future of NYC Transportation

Havas: The Future of NYC Transportation

Transportation is key to movement, access, connections. It is a critical part of NYC’s economy and culture. And it’s currently going through another big evolution. NYC Media Lab will partner with Havas to imagine the future of transportation in cities.

Spectrum: Exploring AR Applications for Customer Service

Spectrum: Exploring AR Applications for Customer Service

AR/VR technologies have the potential to grow and enable more valuable interactions between enterprises and their customers. How can we apply AR technologies to improve how Spectrum interacts with its customers and troubleshoots, more specifically around the self-install kit for wireless routers and modems, cable models, and video set up box?

Havas Fellowship: Prototyping the Augmented Island

Havas Fellowship: Prototyping the Augmented Island

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.

A+E Networks Mobile AR Prototyping Fellowship: 1968, the Year that Changed America

A+E Networks Mobile AR Prototyping Fellowship: 1968, the Year that Changed America

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.