Shaping the Future of Entertainment with Google Glass
Monday, September 23, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The search for the ultimate second screen experience has begun!
Modern Times Group (‘MTG’) and RocketSpace in association with Google Glass Explorers, invite you to join the world's first Glass second screen Hackathon. We will explore innovative ideas on how Glass can enhance our favorite entertainment experiences across TV, Movies, Music, Sports, Social and Games.
See the top ideas from an intense 20 day hacking experiment. You will hear from Google, MTG, and network with thought leaders who can help you shape the future of entertainment. Limited non-developer tickets are available.
Winners will receive
• VIP tickets to the event
• a pair of Google Glass
• personal Q&A with Google Develop Relations
• one month free membership at the RocketClub
• media and VC/Angel exposure
6:00 - 6:45 Mixer + Welcome
Come check out the demo booths for each of the competing teams!
6:45 - 7:00 “Magic Moments across Screens”
Rikard Steiber, Chief Digital Officer, MTG
7:00 - 7:15 “Designing for Glass”
Timothy Jordan, Senior Developer Advocate, Google
7:15 - 8:30 Glass Hackathon Showcase
Each team will have a chance to present their project on stage.
8:30 - 9:00 Award and Wrap-Up with Rocket Space
Rikard Steiber is the EVP and Chief Digital Officer at Modern Times Group. Previously Global Marketing Director for Mobile & Social at Google, EMEA Product Marketing Director Google, Managing Director XLENT Strategy, Founder & CEO Digiscope, Director Scandinavia Online, Manager Multimedia Dept. Telia Megacom, Brand Management at Procter & Gamble.
Timothy is a Senior Developer Advocate at Google for Project Glass. He previously held the same role for Google+, helping to launch multiple plugins and APIs including the +1 button and Google+ History. He has a B.S. in Computer Engineering, a Theater Arts graduate degree, and an M.F.A. in Digital Arts and New Media from U.C. Santa Cruz.