Norman Wang

Executive Director, Opaque Media

Norman is an award-winning 3D artist and Executive Director at Opaque Media Group, where he leads a number of projects in the area of real-time production and virtual reality.

Norman’s journey in VR storytelling began with the Virtual Dementia Experience, an award-winning virtual reality simulation that allows people to experience the world from the perspective of someone living with dementia.

Norman now leads Earthlight – a VR game being developed in collaboration with space agencies around the world, that allows players to immersively experience the journey of becoming an astronaut as well as the wonders and perils of space.

Outside of Opaque Media Group, Norman is a PhD researcher in cognitive psychology with a focus on understanding how immersive experience can affect human perception and cognition.

Speaker’s event

Storytelling in a Virtual World

Storytelling in a Virtual World
Location:
The Rocks
When:
06 Jun, 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm