Vancouver IMPACTFest 2019 Schedule

Subject to Change

Speakers


Claudio Lai

Claudio Lai was born in Rome, Italy and migrated to Sydney, Australia at a young age. He graduated in 1988 from Newington College in Sydney. In 1989, Claudio worked in the News Department for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC-Channel 2) as well as on various independent documentary projects. In 1991 Claudio moved to the U.S. and attended the University of Southern California’s Film School. In 2007 Claudio started a new company called FluidCast Technologies devoted to the development of a next generation cloud-based content monetization platform and currently is the CEO and president of FluidCast Technologies, LLC, the exclusive licensee of the FluidCast platform technology. Recently, Claudio has produced numerous videos for Borderplex in El Paso, Texas. He has created a groundbreaking film in virtual reality called “The Wall VR” which was shown on PBS. This film has been shown and won multiple awards around the world including: Canada, United States, Spain, United Kingdom and the Netherlands.

Jason Rigg-Mcpherson

Executive Director of Technology StratosMedia – Jason has been worked in the development of internet technology for the last 22 years. StratosMedia is a global software as a service provider for Connected digital out of home experiences. Specializing in Digital Media, Out of home media, and wifi services. He leads StratosMedia’s technical partnerships, research and co development teams with Google, Microsoft, Huawei and NEC. StratosMedia’s research is based in the areas of Wifi, 3-5g wireless, Machine learning and 4-8k video delivery platforms. Jason’s Specific Research Area’s include; Machine Learning, Computer Vision, Video Compression, Radio Frequency Analytics/engineering Current Research Project. Signal Processing to detect humans and gestures using passive reception of 4g mobile frequencies.

Gavin Harrison

Gavin is the owner and Executive Producer at Section9 Productions, a full service advertising Production Company based in Los Angeles that specializes in extensive location & studio print campaigns including CGI & motion content. The company has over 20 years combined experience in print, film & television to bring a unique focused approach to each production. *High security projects – Producing multiple high security automotive projects for national & international clients.+ American Airlines, American Express, Army National Guard, Audi, Best Buy, Bioness, BMW, Cadillac, Cazadorez, Custom Chrome, Dodge, Electra bikes, FIFA, Ford, GE, Helmut Newton, Honda, Hyundai, Hummer, Infiniti, International trucks, Kia, Lexus, Lincoln, Mercedes, Midway games, Nissan, Mobil 1, Northwest Mutual, Nurture, Philips Global, Polaris, Tesla Motors, Toyota, Saturn, Steelcase, Subaru, Tylenol, US Army, Vogue, VW, WOOX innovations.

Vancouver IMPACTFest – 2019

Tentative Schedule – Subject to Change!

2019 – Schedule

Contact: info@impactfestglobal.com for more information.

 EventStart TimeEnd TimePresenterLocationPrice
November 4th
B2B Networking Event6.00pm7.30pmClaudio Lai
FluidCast Technologies
3800 Wesbrook Mall Vancouver, BC V6S 2L9TBA
 
November 4th / November 5th     
Workshop – Opening Announcements10.00am10.15amClaudio Lai
FluidCast Technologies
3800 Wesbrook Mall Vancouver, BC V6S 2L9/
Workshop –  How to Create a VR film 10.15am11.00amClaudio Lai
FluidCast Technologies
3800 Wesbrook Mall Vancouver, BC V6S 2L9TBA
Workshop – Developing new Tech11.00am11.45pmTBA3800 Wesbrook Mall Vancouver, BC V6S 2L9TBA
Selected student projected nominated in VR/MR/AR/Robotics and A.I12.00pm1.30pmClaudio Lai
FluidCast Technologies
3800 Wesbrook Mall Vancouver, BC V6S 2L9/
Workshop – XR1.30pm2.15pmTBA3800 Wesbrook Mall Vancouver, BC V6S 2L9TBA
Workshop – Digital Technologies2.15pm3.00pmTBA3800 Wesbrook Mall Vancouver, BC V6S 2L9TBA
Workshop – BlockChains3.00pm3.45pmTBA3800 Wesbrook Mall Vancouver, BC V6S 2L9TBA
Workshop – Emerging TV Commercial Creation Techniques3.45pm4.15pmGavin Harrison3800 Wesbrook Mall Vancouver, BC V6S 2L9TBA
Workshop – Latest Transparent Displays4.15pm5.00pmJason Rigg-McPherson3800 Wesbrook Mall Vancouver, BC V6S 2L9TBA
EventStart TimeEnd TimePresenterLocationPrice
November 4th and November 5th     
Virtual Reality Short Film and VR Game Screenings
(For those with Special Needs
9.00am12.00pm/3800 Wesbrook Mall Vancouver, BC V6S 2L9TBA
Virtual Reality Short Film and VR Game Screenings12.00pm6.00pm/3800 Wesbrook Mall Vancouver, BC V6S 2L9TBA