Hopkins Street (corner of Peter Street), Soho, W1F 0HS
London, England

With MMORPGs (massively mulltiplayer online role playing games) rapidly gaining traction in the media world, will we soon be talking about the latest "virtual" reality shows instead of Big Brother?

In turn, this event will ask if UK creative suppliers, agencies and brands are ready to grasp emerging opportunities in this new media space.


Michael Smith - CEO, Mind Candy (makers of Perplexcity)
Andrew Reynolds - Metaverse Evangelist, IBM Labs (UK)
Gauti Sigthorsson - Lecturer in Media, University of Greenwich
Esther MacCallum-Stewart - Researcher, University of Sussex
Justin Bovington - CEO, Rivers Run Red
Chair: Mike Butcher, mbites


Produced in association with Mike Butcher, journalist and editorial consultant.

NB: Places must be booked in advance on the NMK website, thanks!

Official Website: http://www.nmk.co.uk/event/2006/10/24/mmorpg-media-space

Added by DeirdreM on October 3, 2006



I have updated the event page on the NMK site to include the speakers' outlines of what they will be covering. It's all good :)