SAVE THE DATE – 3IT Partners & Friends Event – Presentation of New Exhibits
Our next 3IT Partners & Friends Event will take place on 11 July 2017, 2 – 6 pm. We want to invite you to come together for the relaunch our 3IT showroom – new demos, new exhibits, new experiences under our motto Innovative Immersive Imaging Technologies!
Every year the gfu and Messe Berlin are organizing the gfu Insights & Trends followed by the IFA Innovations Media Briefings. Our Steering Committee Chairman Ralf Schäfer will be part of the “gfu Insights & Trends panel” on 11 July 2017, 11 am – 1 pm. Afterwards we will be happy to welcome partners, friends and gfu guests at the 3IT so you can experience what our partners have achieved in Virtual Reality, 3D printing and 3D scanning, and see the latest results of our projects M3D and 3DInMed.
Date: 11 July 2017 Time: 2 pm – 6 pm Location: 3IT Berlin
More details will follow. We can’t wait to have you here!
Homestory – design akademie berlin
The design akademie berlin, SRH Hochschule für Kommunikation und Design has been a partner of the 3IT from the very beginning. Especially in the field of visual and spatial media such as 3D, CGI, 360°, VR and AR they share a great mutual interest. The 3IT team went to the design akademie berlin for a visit introducing themselves to the students of the new bachelor degree study path photography (B.A. Fotografie) and taking a look at the recently refurnished building of the university.
To read the whole homestory including two stunning creative student projects and an interactive walk through the design akademie berlin click here.
reallifefilm international Announces NEW VR Projects
reallifefilm international is happy to announce that they started shooting for their upcoming interactive VR App FACE OF A PLACE. The App was funded by Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg and features one of Berlin’s most historic places, the Reichstag building. By using photo- and videogrammetry as well as 3D scans, reallifefilm is recreating a precise 3D model of the building. Archive footage is going to be integrated in the full 360° 3D environment to take users back in time.
The project will be implemented in collaboration with their partner company INVR.SPACE that just recently finished their Cinematic VR Experience RHIZOMAT VR (co-produced by arte and Berliner Festspiele). It premiered at South by Southwest and can now be watched at ARTE360 VR. INVR.SPACE is currently working on their new Cinematic VR Experience THE DAY AFTER that will take place in Cameroon and was funded by the Federal Cultural Foundation's program TURN. Find out more about the project here.
Who is the target group? What channels and strategies should be used to approach it? games:net is going to focus on the topic “The Power of Community” together with the games industry and interdisciplinary actors of the creative industry from the capital region at the ROUNDTABLE on 15 June 2017. Host of the roundtable will be Sven Wedig, CEO of Vollpension Medien GmbH. All actors will be part of extensive discussions.
For more information and registration, please visit this website.
Drivers Becoming Spectators – Media Use in the Time of Autonomous Vehicles
Since May 2017 autopiloted cars are allowed on German streets. What are we going to do with our "spare time" behind the steering wheel? How is that going to affect our behavior in the use of media?
Join Part 2 of the interactive "Media Innovation Platform" organised by Deutsche TV-Plattform in cooperation with Audi AG and find out!
Date: 22 June 2017 Time: 10.30 am – 4 pm, get together until 5 pm afterwards Location: Audi City Berlin, Kurfürstendamm 195, 10707 Berlin
Please register online here. Theregistration deadline is this Friday, 16 June 2017. Participation is free of charge within the limit of available spots. If you have any questions don’t hesitate to contact email@example.com.
Please note that this event is held in German language!
Les Cinémas Gaumont Pathé and Dolby to Launch Dolby Cinema in France and Expand Presence Throughout the Netherlands
Les Cinémas Gaumont Pathé, the largest cinema chain operator in France, the Netherlands and Switzerland, and Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: DLB) announced plans to open ten Dolby Cinema locations, with seven in France and three in the Netherlands. This includes Amsterdam and Rotterdam in the Netherlands and the upcoming new Pathé cinéma in Massy, south of Paris. Initial locations are expected to be open by fall 2017.
Dolby Cinema is a premium cinema offering for moviegoers that combines spectacular image and sound technologies with inspired design to deliver the total cinema experience, making every visit a completely captivating cinematic event.
Rohde & Schwarz, together with leading broadcasting industry experts, will offer an opportunity to learn about UHD and IP technologies at FILMFEST MÜNCHEN.
What to expect: Technologies such as UHD and IP are a hot topic in the broadcasting and studio industry. What opportunities do these technologies offer and what challenges do we face?
As part of the Technology Innovation Day, Rohde & Schwarz, together with leading broadcasting industry experts, will offer an opportunity to learn about these topics. Through practical examples, participants will gain insight into the state of the art. Speakers will share their experiences with UHD and IP technology as well as the consequences for production.
Date: 28 June 2017 Time: 3 pm – 5 pm Location: Gasteig Black Box, Rosenheimer Straße 5, 81667 Munich Admission: Free of charge
Every last Thursday of the month the media network media:connect Brandenburg invites media professionals and everyone interested in media to the CoffeeClub at the Medieninnovationszentrum Babelsberg from 9 to 10.30 am. After a break in May due to the holidays, media:connect is hosting another CoffeeClub event before the summer break starts on 29 June 2017. The successful audio branding agency why do birds, that transfers brands into sound with Hyundai as a customer among others will be one of the guests.
For more information and registration, visit this website.
Stereopsia Is Proud to Announce the Launch of Its Calls 2017
Researchers with novel scientific and/or technical results on the general topic of “3D immersion” are invited to submit their four to eight page papers to the 7th edition of the peer-reviewed International Conference on 3D Immersion (IC3D) by 17 July 2017. www.stereopsia.com/scientific-conference
Producers are invited to submit their best 3D contents for cinema, TV and VR (preferably cinematic VR) produced in Europe, the Middle East, & Africa (EMEA) to the Awards Competition by 1 September 2017. www.stereopsia.com/awards-competition
Independent producers with projects in development for a 3D film (theatrical release) or a 3D VR film (for VR devices/platforms) are invited to submit their projects to the 2nd edition of the 3D Film Booster (3DFB) by 15 September 2017. www.stereopsia.com/booster