Virtual Reality

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.

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?

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.

Publicis Health Digital Health Augmented Reality Startup Bootcamp

Publicis Health Digital Health Augmented Reality Startup Bootcamp

The Startup Bootcamp asked entrepreneurs to consider how augmented reality could improve patient experience during the treatment of diseases, providing support for mental health initiatives and encouraging manufacturing and commerce through digital communities.

Viacom Music + VR Fellowship

Viacom Music + VR Fellowship

This summer 2017, NYC Media Lab presents the second annual Viacom VR Fellowship in collaboration with Viacom NEXT. Virtual reality is a new medium that draws from the best of many disciplines and techniques, for example: art, engineering, animation, and game design. This Fellowship is for those who treat VR like the new mish-mash medium that it is and those who are eager to challenge themselves about what works best for them when using this medium.