Monday, December 17, 2012

Call for participation: IMERSA Fulldome Summit, Denver in February - Shows, trailers, Innovators, speakers & sponsors

IMERSA 2013 Fulldome Summit
Innovations in Immersive Storytelling"
Feb 14-17 - Denver, Colorado USA
Program Highlights
Venues: Denver Museum of Nature & Science and DoubleTree Hilton Hotel
Want to participate? There are openings for some panel speakers, fulldome show screenings, Innovator presentations and sponsors. We also need volunteers in a variety of support roles at the conference. See below.
For more info about the Summit, including registration, hotel and program details, click here.

Meet the Innovators

Clusters of 10-minute presentations showcasing innovations of all kinds in immersive art, science, venue design and programming will be part of the 2013 IMERSA Fulldome Summit. A breakout room will be available for followup discussions. There are still some slots left to fill – if interested, please email 200-word abstract to info@imersa.org by January 4th. Acceptance notifications for selected presentations will be given by January 14th. Innovators curator-in-chief is Ed Lantz.
Sponsorship opportunities

Become a 2013 IMERSA sponsor before the 15th of January and get special visibility at the IMERSA Summit. We need your support to help us continue to grow the industry and promote the innovative use of the digital dome. If you are a system provider, software provider, integrator, media producer, distributor or exhibitor; if you provide camera gear, technical gear, show control, consulting or other goods and services with an interest in fulldome, you have a reason to support IMERSA. Contact Dan Neafus: dan@imersa.org to sign on as a sponsor or for more information.
2013 Sponsor levels and benefits

  • $250 Your logo on IMERSA.org and acknowledgments in Summit materials
  • $500 All the above, plus the opportunity to put an item in the Summit bags
  • $1,000 All the above, plus 3 IMERSA memberships
  • $2,000 All the above, plus 6 memberships and full Summit registration for one person 

Curated Fulldome Screenings in the Gates Planetarium

Now accepting submissions for innovative, full-length shows as well as trailers to be screened at the 2013 IMERSA Fulldome Summit. We are looking for recent material produced for dome exhibition that was released between July 2011 and the present. To nominate a selection, please send a summary including title, producer, distributor, intended venue and audience, show synopsis, release date and runtime, and video clip, with an explanation of why the show is important, innovative or breakthrough. Send to info@imersa.org. Summit screenings curator-in-chief is Ryan Wyatt. Deadline: January 4th.

Speakers/presenters
Some spots are still open on the Workshop schedule and the Summit schedule. Please view the schedules and send an email to info@imersa.org indicating your interest.