Keynote: Leveraging Creativity, Technology, Culture: Reality through VR-tinted goggles

Hosted by The New York Times

wednesday, February 24, 2016

9:30 AM - 10:20 AM

TimesCenter (FWD Stage)

As we begin to delve deeper into the world of virtual reality, we’re seeing stunning examples of how this technology can enhance storytelling by bringing richly immersive experiences to users. News organizations like The New York Times are using VR to enhance global reporting and great companies like GE and Google are using it to redefine their brand experiences.

Join Meredith Kopit Levien CRO The New York Times, as she moderates a panel featuring various trailblazers in VR: Jake Silverstein, NYTM Editor, Katrina Craigwell, GE VR, and Aaron Luber, Google CardBoard Partnerships as they share key learnings for brands on how to deal with VR sensitively and to best effect.

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Keynote: Leveraging Creativity, Technology, Culture: Reality through VR-tinted goggles

February 24, 2016 - 9:30 AM - 10:20 AM

Hosted by The New York Times




Jessica Brillhart

Jessica Brillhart

(VR) Filmmaker, Google

Katrina Craigwell

Katrina Craigwell

Director of Global Content and Programming, General Electric (GE)

Sam Dolnick

Sam Dolnick

Associate Editor, The New York Times

Trevor Guthrie

Trevor Guthrie

Co-Founder, Giant Spoon

Meredith Kopit Levien

Meredith Kopit Levien

EVP & Chief Operating Officer, The New York Times

Sydney Levin

Sydney Levin

Executive Producer, New York Times' T Brand Studio