Digital Portsmouth is part The Music Hall's Innovation + Leadership series
Join us for a great evening networking, cocktails, and lightning talks – three, 15 minute presentations – as we hear from local and regional experts about the Art of Livestreaming. Guest curated by Joshua Cyr, Director – Education and Acceleration at Alpha Loft.
5pm doors and bar opens
6:15pm presentations begin
*suggested donation $5 at the door
Joshua Cyr - History and Trends in Livestreaming
Joshua works at Alpha Loft as Director of Education and Acceleration. There he helps startup entrepreneurs at all stages of their journey. Joshua has been a software developer and startup founder, worked in creative agencies, and brought coworking to Portsmouth earlier in his career. Joshua is also a City Councilor for the amazing City of Portsmouth.
Dan Deering - Multi-cam Livestreaming: Using Facebook Live without a phone & multi-cam streaming done for NH Film Festival.
Dan has been worked in the independent Apple reseller channel for almost 20 years. While his primary expertise is in technology and business, his passion is in creating images, both moving and still. He has written and directed two of his own short films, as well as produced and shot many other projects.
Stephen Bobbett - Livestreaming Your Creative Process
Stephen is a writer and comic-style illustrator who streams his creative work several times a week on Twitch, a platform built for video game streaming that now supports creative broadcasters as well. Streaming his creative process has allowed Stephen to combine his passions for visual art, entertainment and community building. Stephen also works as a content creator and marketing manager for several companies in Portsmouth. You can see his portfolio and follow him at StephenBobbett.com.
ABOUT DIGITAL PORTSMOUTH
The Music Hall and Alpha Loft bring current topics of new media, emerging technologies, and the creative culture out for a night of networking and micro-talks that are sure to engage, entertain and spark discussion.
ABOUT ALPHA LOFT
Alpha Loft, a NH based non-profit, incubates and accelerates startup and early-stage companies in NH, creating an entrepreneurial culture of growing companies. With multiple coworking locations Alpha Loft provides high value programming, events, advice, and mentoring, improving entrepreneurs prospects for successfully launching and scaling innovation-based businesses.
ABOUT THE MUSIC HALL
The Music Hall is a community-supported nonprofit performing arts center featuring entertainment from around the corner to around the world. It was recently named Editors’ Choice “Best All-Around Entertainment” by Yankee Magazine. With two theaters in downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire – one, the 1878 Victorian-era Historic Theater, the other the modern and intimate Music Hall Loft – it is an active and vital arts center, dedicated to the cultural life of the Seacoast community.