Highlights from TFI Interactive 2014

The Audience Has an Audience:
Kenyatta Cheese at 2014 TFI Interactive

The Limits of Technology:
Jonathan Harris at 2014 TFI Interactive

Lineup

OPENING KEYNOTE: THE AUDIENCE HAS AN AUDIENCE

    Kenyatta Cheese, Professional Internet Enthusiast

OBJECT NARRATIVES

  • Alexis Lloyd, Creative Director, The New York Times R&D Lab

PHYSICAL COMPUTING AND HUMAN INTERACTION

  • Tom Igoe, Associate Arts Professor, ITP/Tisch School of the Arts/NYU; Co-Founder, Arduino

STORYSCAPES in collaboration with BOMBAY SAPPHIRE® Gin Panel—
Moderated by Michelle Byrd, Independent Media Consultant.
Panelists:

  • Loc Dao (Circa 1948),
  • Nathan Penlington (Choose Your Own Documentary),
  • Jonathan Minard,
  • James George (Clouds),
  • Matthew Matthew (On a Human Scale)
  • Nonny de la Peña (Use of Force)

CHIDEO (CHARITY+VIDEO=CHIDEO)

A SYMPLER WAY TO REMIX VIDEO

  • Ben Jenkins, Co-Founder, Sympler

LOOK WHO'S WATCHING: WHAT CAN STORYTELLERS LEARN FROM THE PRIVACY DEBATE?

  • Ben Moskowitz, NYU ITP/Mozilla; Co-Director Drones & Aerial Robotics Conference

DOCUMENTARY, EXPANDING

  • Wendy Levy, Director, New Arts AXIS

TFI NEW MEDIA FUND PRESENTS THE 2013 GRANTEES

LYKA: THE ADVENTURE

  • Lance Weiler, Story Architect; Founding Member, Digital Storytelling Lab at Columbia University

BETA!: MAKING GAME DESIGN FUN AND ACCESSIBLE

  • Errol King, Founder & Creative Director, Beta!

HOW WE PLAY STORIES

  • Nick Fortugno, Co-Founder/CCO, Playmatics

DON'T BUILD AUDIENCES, BUILD COMMUNITY

  • Andrew DeVigal, Digital Media Innovator & Strategist

AVATAR SECRETS

  • Ramona Pringle, Multiplatform Producer/Professor

TRIBECA HACKS PRESENTATION

REAL IS A PLATFORM TOO

  • Michel Reilhac, Story Architect, MÉLANGE

INTRODUCING THE DOCUBASE

  • William Uricchio, Professor of Comparative Media Studies and Principle Investigator of the MIT Open Documentary Lab and the MIT Game Lab

STORYTELLING AS INTERFACE

  • Jason Brush, Executive Creative Director, POSSIBLE

CLOSING KEYNOTE: DIGITAL DISSATISFACTION: THE LIMITS OF TECHNOLOGY

    Jonathan Harris, Artist

Playground, Emotional Arcade

TFI Interactive Playground

TFI Interactive Playground gave participants the opportunity to interact directly with interactive projects including:

  • 42 Butter Lane, by Sasha Wortzel
  • A°, by Rain Ashford, Avaylo Getov, Kyle Gustafson, Jasmine Idun Lyman, Julian Maciejewski and Jason Wishnow
  • Climate Anxiety, by Clay Ewing, Ana Carolina von Hertwig, Erin Lamb, Oliver Keller, Charles Ayats and Alex Herrmann
  • Dancing Robot, by Graeme Peter
  • Emergence, by Nadja Oertelt, Julia Stein a.k.a. JULIACKS, Adria Le Boeuf, Laura Bortoloni, Mike Robbins and Joao Antunes Pequenao
  • Emotional Arcade, by Brent Hoff
  • Flappy Box, by Fawn Qiu
  • Flow, by Jim Hwang, Woonyung Choi, Inpyo Chang and John N Choi
  • Immigrant Nation, by Theo Rigby and Kate Mclean
  • Little Drummer Bot, by Maja Simone Cerar
  • Lyka’s Adventure, by Lance Weiler, Atley Loughridge and Janine Saunders
  • Beta, by Errol King, Chris Moody and Hidden Level Games, LLC
  • Nanny Van, by Marisa Jahn, Studio REV and The National
  • Night Forest, by Maria Paula Saba
  • Phone Face Photo, by Alexander Reben
  • Projection Piano, by Inpyo Chang, Adrian Sas and John Namu Choi
  • Spacewalk, by Richard Emms
  • The Garment Worker, by Betty Yu
  • Tribeca Hacks Mobile Winning Team: Echo by Deniz Tortum, Rafael Vasquez, Dew Schorno, Pam Mendoza and Stephen Thomas
  • Uncharted Play, by Jessica O. Matthews
  • Vector, by Sébastien Brothier, Ben Collins, Eric Drier, Paulo Martins, Mark Melnykowicz and Monica Zoppe
  • Vine, by illy and Andrew Jive