Grace Boyle, founder and Director of The Feelies, believes that opening up greater realms of our perception for storytelling–painting with more of that sensory palette–can allow audiences to form intuition and connect with the experiences of others and the world around them.
Curtis Hickman, Chief Creative Officer and founder of The VOID, uses his background in magic to create fully immersive, location-based mixed reality experiences that merge virtual and physical environments.
Ryan Leslie — Beyond Broadcasting: The Next Generation of Mass Communication
Ryan Leslie, creator of Superphone, believes that technology can help us better track and optimize our social interactions, making sure that we’re investing in the right relationships— which in turn can help us achieve our life goals and become our best selves.
Sun Joo ( Grace) Ahn — The Power of VR to Change Behavior
Dr. Sun Joo (Grace) Ahn, director of the Games and Virtual Environments Lab at the University of Georgia, has found that we are more likely to perceive a VR experience as one that actually happened to us, therefore giving it the capacity to shape our future behavior in a way that other media cannot.