Video is going in directions it's never seen before. Learn how virtual reality and 360 video works, see examples, and hear from our panel members on best practices and uses for brands.
- 5:30pm - 6:00pm
- Networking, drinks, appetizers
- VR stations provided by Stamm Technologies
- 6:00pm - 7:00pm
- Panel discussion
Ticket cost covers two drink tickets for members and one drink ticket for non-members.
E. Kelly Fitzsimmons
Custom Reality Services – VR Labs
E. Kelly Fitzsimmons is a well-known entrepreneur who has founded, led and sold several technology startups. Recently, she co-founded Custom Reality Services, a virtual reality production company whose first project, Across the Line, premiered at the New Frontier program of the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. She is also the co-founder of the Hypervoice Consortium, which researches the future of voice communications.
Previously, Kelly was the co-founder and CEO of HarQen. In 2013, Speech Technology magazine honored her with the Luminary Award. She is a regular contributor to Information Week and Inc. magazine. Recently, several of her Inc. articles were published in an anthology Been There, Run That. She serves on the board of the Executive Women’s Forum, the largest member organization serving female executives in the Information Security, Risk Management and Privacy industries. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Rochester and holds a master’s degree from Harvard University.
Tour de Force 360VR
Over 10 years ago Scott started his company Tour de Force 360VR which pushes the technical limits to produce more effective and persuasive images. Tour de Force 360VR produces Experiential Marketing Media -- Immersive 360 virtual reality imagery that brings viewers into an image to virtually experience a place or location. It is truly the next best thing to being there. Their work is internationally recognized and awarded. More importantly, it gets results.
Bryan is an 18+ year veteran in digital, social and mobile marketing, driving strategies for hundreds of innovative programs for some of the world’s best brands. He's spent his career building agency's digital, social and mobile disciplines and has a strong track record building and growing business quickly while maintaining quality of work and delivering profitability.
Bryan has an extensive background building programs at the intersection of sports, entertainment and digital for major brands like Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Samsung, Axe, Mercedes, Nokia, Burton Snowboards, Trek Bicycles and Nike and with major entertainment brands like HBO, FX, Xfinity and SPEED. His passion for building innovative digital programs has also extended to many spirit and beer brands like MillerCoors, Absolut, Jim Beam, Canadian Club, Pucker Vodka, Angostura Bitters and Rum, helping revolutionize the way these brands engage with consumers at events and within on/off-premise accounts.
Kevin is VP, digital marketing director at STIR Marketing. With his long background in IT, development, and numerous start-ups he understands the value of creating valuable content which has now progressed to include virtual reality and 360 video.