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FastForward U, Johns Hopkins University

320 W 29th St #200

Baltimore, MD 21211

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Johns Hopkins University
Immersive Storytelling and Emerging Technologies

Second Annual Immersive Media Summit - Presented by the Saul Zaentz Innovation Fund


Johns Hopkins University's newest program, Immersive Storytelling and Emerging Technologies, is opening up its industry and creative expertise through an exclusive immersive media summit hosted at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore on November 9-10, 2018. We are inviting members of the community to expand their horizons in fields of Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Artificial Intelligence. Attendance is free, but limited. Please RSVP now to reserve your spot.

*This is a 2 days event, please check out date, time, and location for more info.

About ISET

The Immersive Storytelling and Emerging Technologies (ISET) is a new concentration lead by the industry’s leading and award winning creative pioneers. It is designed to utilize and contextualize dominant emerging technologies - including virtual reality, augmented reality, and artificial intelligence - for artistic expression and social impact. The concentration offers new perspectives as to how we relate to the world, others and — most importantly — ourselves. Experimentation is encouraged. Recent student projects have included aspects of ethnography, experimental art, data visualization, animation, oral history and narrative VR.


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November 9th from 3-8pm at the FASTFORWARD U - 320 W 29th St #200, Baltimore, MD 21211

  • Event Registration *Mandatory

  • “Drinks and Demos” for all of the conference attendees - 3-8pm

  • Opening Keynote by Kamal Sinclair, Director of Sundance Institute

  • Presentation by Jake Sally, Head of Immersive content of Verizon's newest Innovation studio, RYOT.


November 10th from 9-5pm at the FASTFORWARD U - 320 W 29th St #200, Baltimore, MD 21211

Full day (9-5pm) immersive workshop & training sessions on leveraging creative technologies to help members of the community share powerful media experiences. Industry experts will provide a deep dive into key considerations, best practices and concerns and an assessment of the technologies available on the market.

Free Oculus Go giveaway at the end of the day!!!

Guest Speakers Include :

Gabo Arora - Founder & Director of ISET. Co-Founder, Tomorrow Never Knows. Former Creative Director, UN.

Kamal Sinclair - Director, New Frontier Lab Programs at Sundance Institute. Senior Advisor, ISET.

Jake Sally - Director, Immersive Development at RYOT.

Ari Palitz - Co-founder, Persona. VR creator and producer

Igal Nassima - Leading Creative Technologist and Founder, Super Bright.

Alexander Porter - Co-Founder, Scatter. Emmy Award winning VR creator

Yasmin Elayat - Co-Founder, Scatter. Emmy Award winning VR creator

Vassiliki Khonsari - Co-Founder, iNK Stories.

Additional speakers will be announced soon.

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320 W 29th St #200

Baltimore, MD 21211

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