8 episodes

Building New Realities is Future Visual’s new fortnightly podcast discusses ideas and stories around building new realities with today’s XR thought leaders #VR #AR #VirtualReality

The Building New Realities Podcast buildingnewrealities

    • Technology

Building New Realities is Future Visual’s new fortnightly podcast discusses ideas and stories around building new realities with today’s XR thought leaders #VR #AR #VirtualReality

    Ep 8: The Challenges Of Being A Futurist with Phil Rowley

    Ep 8: The Challenges Of Being A Futurist with Phil Rowley

    This week Tim Fleming's guest is Phil Rowley, Media Futurist and Futures Director at Omnicom who demonstrates his extraordinary enthusiasm and passion for futurism as an art and science.Phil works with businesses and brands to imagine and fast-track their future via emerging tech and innovation. He converts thought-leadership and tech trends into actionable innovation strategies around the future of media and entertainment, future of audio, future of gaming, future of AR, VR & AI - and their application for the future of marketing.Tune in now to the future in this eighth podcast from immersive technology experts, Future Visual.

    • 53 min
    Ep 7 How Embodiment and Virtual Reality Creates Presence? With embodiment expert Rachel Blackman

    Ep 7 How Embodiment and Virtual Reality Creates Presence? With embodiment expert Rachel Blackman

    Rachel Blackman is an actor, improvisor, theatre maker, somatic educator and embodiment trainer and coach and creativity mentor. You may remember her with a shaved head and double barrelled bazooka as Chara in Matrix Revolutions.Tim Fleming and Rachel discuss the synergy between VR and embodiment and theories around Feldenkrais and neuroplasticity.Can you achieve what you can’t imagine? Tune in and find out......    

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Ep 6: Immersive Space - The HP Way with Joanna Popper

    Ep 6: Immersive Space - The HP Way with Joanna Popper

    This week Tim Fleming’s guest is Joanna Popper, HP’s Global Head of Virtual Reality for Location Based Entertainment and leads Go-To-Market initiatives for XR. Joanna is a Hollywood and Silicon Valley Media executive and one of the most influential women in VR.  Joanna talks to Tim Fleming about how HP is leading the way in the immersive space, building new realities with constant hardware innovation and taking advantage of embodiment to bring us the future of computing.

    • 49 min
    Ep 5: The Business of Body Intelligence with Simon Roberts

    Ep 5: The Business of Body Intelligence with Simon Roberts

    This week Tim Fleming’s guest is Simon Roberts, Business Anthropologist. Simon is one the world’s leading anthropologists in business.  He advises some of the largest global organisations, including Intel, Facebook, Spotify, Google and many other Fortune 500 companies, through his London-based consultancy, Stripe Partners. His book The Power of Not Thinking is out now in e-book and Audio format and will be published on July 9th.Simon talks to Tim about how he helps companies understand people by conducting ethnographic research and thereby taking yourself into other people’s worlds. Companies can therefore construct meaning in pursuit of building better products and services by grounding  truth and reality to businesses. The Covid crisis has rapidly accelerated the adoption of remote immersive collaboration technologies - Tim and Simon discuss Amara’s Law  - will it prove us wrong as we assume everything is going to change quickly post Covid? In discussing his new book, Simon  suggests that intelligence can be held in our bodies and that embodied knowledge is a real force - should we trust our executive brain or should we trust our gut? Find out in this fascinating discussion.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Ep 4: Are Startups Ready To Work In Space?

    Ep 4: Are Startups Ready To Work In Space?

    Katherine Courtney, STEM Ambassador and former CEO of the UK Space Agency talks to Tim Fleming about her shared passion for space and startups and how there is a strong connection between the two communities.  Katherine shares her thoughts with Tim on how the future habitation of space might work, the impact of space data on the environment and the phenomenon of space debris.

    • 46 min
    Ep 3: Sitting at the crossroads of Intimacy, mental health & Immersive technology

    Ep 3: Sitting at the crossroads of Intimacy, mental health & Immersive technology

    Sarah Ticho, immersive health innovator and founder of Hatsumi VR, Project lead at VulVR, freelance producer of Explore Deep (Deep VR) and healthcare lead at Immerse UK, talks to Tim Fleming about how VR can make a difference to the future of health, why she is excited about developing interactive pleasure to alleviate sexual awkwardness and disorders and why environments are becoming even more important during COVID-19.  

    • 56 min

Top Podcasts In Technology