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Lucas Wilson Keynote on 360 Degree Video Workflows at the 2017 Creative Storage Conference

 

—Speaker Submission Deadline is April 1, 2017—

 

San Jose, CA, March 2, 2017—The 2017 Creative Storage Conference (SM) (CS 2017) features a keynote talk by Lucas Wilson from SuperSphereVR on 360-degree video workflows. We also have a new exhibitor, Caringo.  The conference will be May 24, 2017 in Culver City, CA.  Submissions for presentations as well as sponsorships and exhibits are available.

 

Lucas Wilson, Founder and Executive Producer from SuperSphereVR will give a keynote talk on “Immersive VR Creates Immersive Digital Storage.”  This talk will tackle crucial questions about Virtual Reality Video: What do you need to understand? How do you adapt? What are the workflows and how much data is flowing through them? Storytellers, technologists, and industry leaders provide an overview of technology and marketplace and discuss how to harness emerging technologies in the service of the artistic vision. A series of diverse case studies and creative explorations ­ from NASA tto the NFL ­ examine how to engage the viewing audience.

 

As founder of SuperSphereVR, Lucas Wilson works with the SuperSphere teams in LA, NYC, and Singapore on end-to-end VR/AR projects, creating entertaining, immersive experiences that push the boundaries of technology and creativity. Supersphere collaborates with clients, including Sony, FOX, Grey Advertising, DIRECTV, Samsung and Reebok, among others, to establish straightforward VR/AR workflows with realistic budgets, timelines and deliverables. Wilson is also the founder and CEO of Revelens, a technology company providing a working interaction and ad tech platform in VR. A film technology veteran, he has also worked in executive positions at ASSIMILATE, 3ality Technica, the Cameron|Pace Group, and others ­ always pushing forward the intersecttion of technology and creativity.

 

Presentations are now being solicited for the 2017 Creative Storage Conference (SM), until April 1, 2016.  You can submit speakers/panelists for this premier event at http://www.creativestorage.org/2017SpeakersCall.htm.   

 

The Eleveth Annual Creative Storage Conference (SM) (CS 2017) will be held Wendesday May 24, 2017 at the DoubleTree Hotel West Los Angeles in Culver City, CA (www.creativestorage.org).   This event brings together digital storage providers, equipment and software manufacturers and professional media and entertainment end users to explore the conference theme of “The Next Act of Storage:  Digital Storage Makes Art Happen.”  At CS 2017 you can find out the latest developments in digital storage for media and entertainment, find out how other media professionals meet their digital storage needs and network with industry professionals.

 

This one-day conference and exhibits brings together the vendors, end users, researchers and visionaries that will meet growing demand for digital storage for content capture, editing, archiving and content distribution. 

 

In addition to the sessions there will also be four keynote talks during the conference and perhaps a sponsored reception in the evening.  The preliminary agenda for the Creative Storage ConferenceSM is at:  http://www.creativestorage.org/2017Agenda.htm

 

Quantum is a Platinum Sponsor.  Microsoft and NetApp are Bronze Sponsors.  Exhibitors include Active Storage, Axle Video, Caringo, SGL, StorageDNA and Xendata.  Media and Organization Sponsors include the AMIA, Bright Blue Innovations Intl., Broadcast Beat, Colonial Purchasing, Coughlin Associates, DCIA, Digital Cinema Society, Digital Production Buzz, Drive Trust Alliance, Entertainment Technology Center (USC), Entertainment Storage Alliance, Flash Memory Summit, HDDFA, Home Toys/AVSystems, LACPUG, Los Angeles Post Production Group, M&E Tech, MESS, Parks Associates, Popnetmedia, Post Magazine, PostPerspective, Postproduction.com, ProductionHub.com, RDC, , SMPTE, SNIA, The Broadcast Bridge, Trusted Computing Group and The Shindler Perspective.

 

Sponsorships and exhibits are available for the 2017 Creative Storage Conference (SM).  Several levels of conference, web site and event sponsorship are available as well as a table-top exhibits.  Information on the sponsorship and exhibit opportunities are available at http://www.creativestorage.org/2017Exhibitors.htm.

 

For additional information on the conference call 408-202-5098 or email info@creativestorage.org.

 

The Creative Storage Conference (SM) is put on by the Entertainment Storage Alliance (www.entertainmentstorage.org) and Coughlin Associates (www.tomcoughlin.com).