Live Stream the #mediaX2015 Conference

April 16, 2015
Live Stream mediaX2015 Conference

Can’t make it over to the #mediaX2015 Conference “Writing the Code for Personal Relevance” today? We’ve got you covered.

mediaX has partnered with to offer a LIVE STREAM of the entire event. From the kickoff at 8:30am with the Stanford Taiko Drummers to the Keynote Presentation from the creator of MacGyver Lee Zlotoff, you’ll be able to see it all as it happens.

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Don’t miss a moment of the World Class Thought Leaders who will be exploring insights in Smart Communications, Smart Health, Smart Work Technologies, Smart Education & Smart Entertainment Systems.

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Conference Agenda
8:30 – 8:45am
Stanford Taiko

8:45 – 8:55am
A Welcome to Collaboration and an Invitation to Discovery
Martha Russell – Executive Director, mediaX at Stanford University

8:55 – 9:15am
Personal Learning at Scale
John Mitchell – Vice Provost for Online Learning, Mary and Gordon Crary Family Professor, School of Engineering, Professor of Computer Science and (by courtesy) Electrical Engineering at Stanford University

9:15 – 9:45am
Decoding Personal Relevance with Neuroscience
Allan Reiss – Howard C. Robbins Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Professor of Radiology, Director, Center for Interdisciplinary Brain Sciences (CIBSR) at Stanford University

9:45 – 10:15am
Hu-mimesis: Design Requirements for Personal Relevance
Larry Leifer – Professor of Mechanical Engineering Design, Founding Director, Center for Design Research (CDR) at Stanford University

10:15 – 10:30am

10:30 – 11:00am
From On Body to Out of Body User Experience
James Landay – Professor of Computer Science at Stanford University

11:00 – 11:45am
Personalizing Media Experiences
Moderator: Jason Wilmot – Communications Manager, mediaX at Stanford University
Mark Cassin – Curriculum Evangelist, Bluescape
Robert Seeliger – Sr. Project Manager, BitTubes
Anh-Hoà Truong – Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford University

11:45 – 12:00pm
Personal Media Participation with a Global Purpose: MOVEMENTO
Moderator: Jason Wilmot – Communications Manager, mediaX at Stanford University
Dave Toole – CEO, MediaMobz
Gilberto Topczewski – Producer and CEO, bigBonsai

12:00 – 1:00pm
Lunch in Amphitheater & Exhibits in HIVE

1:00 – 1:30pm
Constructing a Personal Media Day: Switching Between Work and Play on a Laptop Computer
Byron Reeves – Paul C. Edwards Professor of Communications at Stanford University

1:30 – 2:00pm
Psychophysiology for Personalized Mood Adaption
Joyce Westerink – Principal Researcher, Phillips Research

2:00 – 2:30pm
Personalizing Light Fields
Gordon Wetzstein – Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering, and Assistant Professor (by courtesy) of Computer Science at Stanford University

2:30 – 2:45pm

2:45 – 3:25pm
Personalizing Games
Moderator: Keith Devlin – Co-founder & Executive Director, H -STAR Institute at Stanford University
Sebastian Alvarado – Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Biology at Stanford University
Katherine Isbister -Research Director, Game Innovation Lab, New York University
Romie Littrell – Health and Biotech Project Director, Tech Museum of Innovation

3:25 – 3:55pm
The Sound Stage of the Mind: Imagined Sounds and Inner Voices
Chris Chafe – Director of Stanford University’s Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics (CCRMA), DUCA Family Professor of Music at Stanford University

3:55 – 4:25pm
Personal Sharing Reinvented
Monica Lam – Professor of Computer Science, Director of MobiSocial Lab at Stanford University

4:25 – 4:30pm
Connecting the Dots
Martha Russell – Executive Director, mediaX at Stanford University

4:30 – 5:30pm
Networking Reception in Courtyard

5:30 – 7:00pm
Keynote Presentation
Once Upon A Time of… You: The Transformative Potential of Personalized Fiction
Lee Zlotoff – Award-winning writer, producer and director of film and television