NYC Media Lab 16 is NYC Media Lab’s fourth annual summit. The full day event is a snapshot of the best thinking, projects, and talent in digital media from universities in NYC and beyond. This is an opportunity for media executives, technologists, and decision makers to explore interesting technologies and applications related to the future of media. Through thought-provoking discussions, faculty-led workshops, and 100+ innovative demos, attendees will explore pressing issues related to digital media innovation. Register here.
9:00am Welcome & Announcements
9:30am Industry Keynote: Jim Bankoff, Chairman and CEO, Vox Media
10:00am NYC Media Lab Research & Prototyping Showcase
11:30am NYC Media Lab Combine: Startup Pitches
12:00 Noon Lunch, Demo Pavilion & Workshops
3:30pm Virtual Reality: Hope or Hype?
4:00pm Faculty Keynote: Emily Bell, Founding Director Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia Journalism School