IMD Forum: Jeff Watson

January 18, 2012, RZC 122

6-8pm

Jeff Watson is a PhD candidate in Media arts and Practice at the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts. He has a professional background in screenwriting, filmmaking and experience design. His academic resume includes a BA in Cultural Studies from McGill University, an MFA in Film and Video from York University and a residency at the Canadian Film Centre. His research focuses on investigating how mobile and social media can enable new forms of storytelling and participation.

For tonight’s IMD Forum, Jeff will discuss the design process and challenges in developing SCA’s Reality, the hugely successful collaborative production game recently written up in Wired .

Contact Information

Name: USC Interactive Media Division
Email: usc_interactive@cinema.usc.edu
Phone: 213.821.4472