IBC2018: Highlights from across the conference and exhibition and your invitation to the IBC Awards ceremony with a special guest from Sesame Street.
The Forum 9:15-9:45
Sky VR’s Technical Director Richard Mills presents a must-see headliner for IBC’s first-ever Immersive and Interactive Track. Expect exclusive insights on innovative production in VR and XR storytelling from a new wave of creative talent.
In this Tech Talks three industry experts will describe and demonstrate the latest ideas and technologies in AI-assisted production, including one who will address the storytelling benefits for live football.
The Forum 11:00-11:45
Grab your virtual headsets and prepare for an omnidirectional insider look into Steven Spielberg’s 2018 masterpiece Ready Player One. Studio leads will share a full, 360-degree reality of what went into the making of the film that pushed boundaries in immersive storytelling.
- Lounge talk: Ethics and intention in electronic media experiences with BBC Head of Audience Planning kate Coughlan in The Forum lounge, 13:00-13:30.
The IBC Launch Pad, located in Hall 9, is the only place to see the latest innovations from IBC’s newest exhibitors and entrants into the industry. It is now a firmly established feature area.
Visit the IBC Launch Pad for the chance to network with emerging companies and witness their ground-breaking technology first-hand.
IBC Awards Ceremony
You’re inivted to join industry personalities and organisations who best demonstrate creativity, collaboration and innovation.
The IBC judging panel have shortlisted and recognised the best in creative technology solutions and more.
Those will be honoured across the prestigious Content Creation, Content Distribution and Content Everywhere Innovation Awards and Best Conference Paper award winner.
Presented at the Judges’ discretion is a special award as well as a guest appearance from a Sesame Street favourite who will be in attendance to accept the IBC International Honour for Excellence.
The Awards will be held in the Auditorium tonight at 18:15.