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404 Colorado St.

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Come for the immersive journalism, stay for the tacos! Join the Online News Association (ONA) and Journalism 360 for a rapid series of discussions on 360 video, virtual reality and mixed media on Sunday, March 12, at Highland Lounge. Hear from some of the leading VR producers in journalism, who will discuss spatial audio, photogrammetry, ethics of VR and more. We'll also host hands-on demos of exciting new 360/VR journalism projects as well.

And yes, tacos and taco bowls will be provided (in a limited quanitity so come early!), with vegetarian and gluten free options.

This event is open to anyone and SXSW badges are NOT required.

You do need to RSVP here!

And don't forget to join us in the same space from 5p - 8p for The Awesomest Journalism Party. Ever. VII.
Where Journalism X Technology @ SXSW.



Schedule:

12:30 - 1 p.m. - Lightning Talks

Jean Yves Chainon, Founder and CEO, JYC VR

Ulrico Grech-Cumbo

Sarah Hill, StoryUP

Jessica Lauretti, RYOT

Emcee: Laura Hertzfeld, ONA


1 - 1:30 p.m. - Ethical Challenges in Immersive Journalism

Robert Hernandez, USC Annenberg

Jim Spencer, Media Entrepreneur

Amanda Thompson, Scripps

Kevin Tsukii, Emblematic Group


1:30 - 2 p.m. - Spatial Audio in Immersive Content

John Hendicott, Aurelia Soundworks


2 - 2:30 p.m. - Photogrammetry in Immersive Journalism

Ivana Coleman, Emblematic Group


In addition, we'll have several demos of some awesome journalism VR projects throughout the event. Experts leading demos include:

Nathan Griffiths, The Associated Press

Stephen Kae, Notion Theory

Alina Mikhaleva, Spherica

Lakshmi Sarah, Fusion Media; Co-founder, Tiny World Productions

Jean Yves Chainon and Carol Chainon, JYC VR


Journalism 360 is a global network of storytellers accelerating the understanding and production of immersive journalism. Our goal is to help news organizations, journalists, technologists, content creators and journalism educators experiment with all forms of immersive storytelling, including but not limited to 360 video, augmented and virtual reality. Its founding partners are the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Google News Lab and the Online News Association.

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