The Future of StoryTelling is a passionate community of people from the worlds of media, technology, and communications who explore how storytelling is evolving in the digital age. Each year we host a two-day summit in New York City that brings together top executives, world-renowned creatives, and cutting-edge technologists to have conversations about the changing landscape of media.
During the course of the podcast, we will be releasing a series of conversations between FoST founder and director Charlie Melcher and some of the world’s brightest storytellers, focusing on how stories can help provoke positive and lasting change in the world.
Gayatri Parameswaran and Felix Gaedtke
NowHere media co-founders Felix Gaedtke and Gayatri Parameswaran discuss their Tribeca-winning VR piece, "Kusunda," why it's so important to preserve disappearing languages, and how their background in journalism influences their work as immersive creators. To learn more, visit https://www.futureofstorytelling.org/story/gayatri-parameswaran-felix-gaedtke-ep-46
teamLab Global Brand Director Takashi Kudo and Social Branding team member Michaela Kane discuss the history and ideology behind the collective that has risen to become one of the world's most prominent digital arts groups.
To learn more, visit https://www.futureofstorytelling.org/story/takashi-kudo-michaela-kane-ep-45
Netflix Vice President of Product Todd Yellin discusses content personalization, interactivity, and his vision for the future of digital storytelling.
To learn more, visit https://www.futureofstorytelling.org/story/todd-yellin-ep-44
Bestselling author and business consultant Joseph Pine discusses the roots of today's experience economy and what it means for entrepreneurs and storytellers.
To learn more, visit https://www.futureofstorytelling.org/story/joseph-pine-ep-43
Activist and political commentator Van Jones discusses the influence of Marvel comics on his life and activism, the power of virtual reality to create empathy and understanding, and why the future of human civilization is the future of storytelling.
To learn more, visit https://www.futureofstorytelling.org/story/van-jones-ep-42
Master storyteller Brian McDonald shares his thoughts on narrative structure and the inner workings of stories.
To learn more, visit https://www.futureofstorytelling.org/story/brian-mcdonald-ep-41