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Exciting News

A number of exciting things are in the works…

This fall I’ll be teaching a graduate course at Columbia University. The course is tied to a book that I’m releasing entitled “Building Storyworlds – the art and craft of storytelling in 21C.” I’m looking forward to discussing the present and future of the media industry.

World Economic Forum
I’ve been working with the World Economic Forum as part of a steering committee on the “Future of Content Creation.” As authorship changes and the democratization of the tools to create spread, the line between amateur and professional continue to blur. The steering committee looks at the impact of content creation in regards to access, emerging business models and its effect on global policy.

New Column
My upcoming column in Filmmaker Magazine’s Summer issue focuses on Story Hacks as I share a first hand account of going through TechCrunch’s Disrupt Hackathon. Over 24 hours myself, a developer and designer go from concept to prototype to presenting on stage in front an audience.

Upcoming speaking
Power to the Pixel Labs – Berlin, Germany
Merging Media Conference – Vancouver, Canada
StoryWorld – San Francisco
DIY Days – LA

Recent Press
Moviescope May/June issue

The feature article looks at Pandemic 1.0 and the current state of Transmedia Storytelling.

Mediabistro – interview
I sat down with Mediabistro to discuss the Sundance Pandemic experience.


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