Amit Shalev is a VR pioneer. She started her career as a virtual reality researcher at the US Naval Research Lab prior to taking on roles as a filmmaker, engineer, video-game producer, theme park designer and VR whisperer at Industrial Light & Magic, Lucasarts, Walt Disney Imagineering and Wevr.
She has merged multidisciplinary engineering, design and storytelling to create interactive stories and experiences. Today at IMAX, Amit helps drive experience and technology design to showcase “The IMAX Difference” at the company’s new VR Experience Centres while exploring how VR and mixed realities work as media for creative expression that inspire wonder, curiosity, and connection.
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Leo Faber, co-founder Badfaith and ABC Executive Producer, Factual