February 7, 2020 10:00am - 5:30 pm at Academy London
CONFLUENCE IS AN EVENT ABOUT THE FUTURE OF STORYTELLING AND TECHNOLOGY
Writers, technologists, and businesses come together to look at how technology is changing the way we make and consume stories, while creating fresh opportunities to reach new audiences.
- Hear from creative practitioners including writers, game designers, and virtual reality pioneers
- Learn how immersive technologies and machine learning are being used to tell stories in new ways
- Discover how innovative businesses are harnessing storytelling to drive internal change, and to more effectively reach their customers.
- Get practical advice on how you can get started, from learning & tools through to funding.
- Find collaborators and help build the future of storytelling.
Speakers: Confirmed speakers so far include: Maja Thomas (Chief Innovation Officer Hachette), Eric Huang (Lego), Hari Patience (Accenture), Kate Ansell (BBC), Sam Ravin Sampat (Tortoise Media), Sam Delaney (Top Flight Time Machine Podcast), Sally Foote (Go Compare) , Rianna Dearden (Lost Watch), Robert Elliot Smith (Rage Inside The Machine), Tim Wright (National Film and Television School), Dan Kieran (Unbound), Rianna Dearden (Lost Watch), Yen Ooi (Create Think Do), Andrew Stuck (Museum of Walking), Giulia Carla Rossi (British Library) Daniel Solomons (Byte Behaviour) and Mano aka David Mansfield (Founder of The Monday Revolution and ex Chairman of Capital Radio).
Please check the ConfluenceLondon.com website for more details on these speakers and to keep up to date with all new speakers as they are confirmed.
Tickets: Standard price tickets are £100* for Byte The Book members or £150* for non-members. Student Tickets are £50*. All tickets can be booked via Eventbrite here.
Lunch and Learn tickets: We are running a few lunch and learn sessions where lunch will be provided and you'll get the opportunity the hear from and quiz industries experts.
The sessions we currently have available are:
How to Hook An Agent with Julia Silk
How to Publish Independently with Ingram Spark
How to Manage Your Digital Life with Simon Appleby
Tickets for these sessions are £50* You need to have a full day ticket to attend one of these sessions and places are strictly limited. If you don't book onto one of these sessions you'll be expected to make your own plans for lunch.
We are extremely grateful to our partners for this event:
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