Commercial Product Lead - Immersive
Emily is responsible for Digital Catapult’s work across the creative and manufacturing sectors to help drive and derisk industry’s innovation with immersive technologies (including Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality & Haptics) and their advancements with 5G.
Emily has been centred in the rapidly evolving immersive sector since 2016: Launching the UK’s largest immersive content investment programme – CreativeXR – a £1 million public funded accelerator run by Digital Catapult and Arts Council England. Previous to this, she worked at the prominent VR Silicon Valley startups, Jaunt and Upload, building their commercial and community engagements. She is a firm advocate of encouraging more women and a greater diversity into the immersive, tech and creative sectors generally.
The high-bandwidth low-latency technologies promised by 5G are likely to radically disrupt the Creative Industries, transforming the production, distribution and consumption models as well as...