Guest Speaker: Jonathan Spencer

Creative Director, Virtual Reality Strategy, BBC News

Jonathan Spencer
Creative Director, Virtual Reality Strategy, BBC News

Working for a worldwide audience, Spencer has extensive experience with big live events. His recent credits include the 2008 US Presidential Election and 2010 UK General Election. In addition, Jonathan's design work has featured on The Daily Show with John Stewart and Have I Got News For You. He works closely with senior editorial staff and on screen talent to develop and deliver award-wining data driven live graphics in an immersive CG environment.

Jonathan's extensive experience in live television and computer graphics give him a unique skill set from art directing helicopter shoots, shooting on green screen to building and preparing 3D models for real time output. He has been awarded five BDA awards for television work and two for interactive design work.

Other guest speakers:
Peter M. Buhr
Senior Technology Consultant at Axel Springer Media Systems