Chief Creative Officer, Google Creative Lab
Robert Wong never imagined he would be influencing the future of scientific development—and yet he does just that, breaking down the boundary between art and science by creating stories that inspire engineers and the technology they build.
Audience Immersion in Interactive Theater
Artistic Director, Punchdrunk
Felix Barrett's productions transform existing architectural spaces into interactive theater pieces in order to disrupt the traditional, formulaic, and passive theater model. They demand the attention of all five senses.
Authentic Branding for a Global Audience
Chief Executive Officer, Burberry
Angela Ahrendts shares how brands can effectively target millennials and engage global audiences through digitally-led authentic and emotive storytelling.
Chris Milk’s work challenges the boundaries of technology, integrates the digital world into the physical one, and feels, at its core, deeply personal and human.
A New Definition of Quality
Cofounder, Maker Studios
Lisa Donovan, one of the cofounders of Maker Studios and a self-made YouTube star, believes that self-produced content is causing a sea change in the film and TV industry.
Kevin Slavin & Kenyatta Cheese
Founder, area/code, and Assistant Professor, MIT Media Lab / Cocreator, Know Your Meme, and Cofounder, Everybody at Once
Unlike theater or a concert, where the audience watches together, TV provided isolated entertainment. Today, people tweet and post their opinions about a show as it airs. The audience now has an audience.