Science is everywhere! Join us in celebrating World Science Day on the 10th November where we dive deep into the future of science.
Colin Furze left school at age 16 to become a plumber, but soon began using his plumbing and engineering experience to create crazy and inexpensive inventions that he shares with the world. It is not unlikely for Furze’s creations to break world records, his experiments include the world’s longest motorbike, the world’s fastest stroller, and a jet-powered motorcycle made with pulsejet engines. You will find the self-made engineer working in his backyard workshop, or preparing for the future in his underground apocalyptic bunker.
James Kirkham is the Chief Strategy Officer at Bigballs Media Europe and head of Copa90, one of the biggest online global football networks. He is one of the UK’s foremost speakers on topics ranging from the world of sport to the future of technology; Kirkham has become a highly respected commentator in the digital world. He has spoken at conferences such as the Cannes Lions and the Guardian Changing Media Summit, Kirkham is an expert in mobile and social innovations which will shape future platforms.
The Yogscast, run by Lewis & Simon, are a group of YouTube broadcasters who produce gaming-related content for their YouTube channel. They are a group of passionate gamers who join forces in their online adventures and are mainly known for their World Of Warcraft videos, but have more recently become associated with games such as Minecraft and Grand Theft Auto. The Yogscast have become a group of experts in the industry, with more than 20 million subscribers and billions of views.
Cory Key is Vice President of Interactive for the Discovery Agency (Discovery Communications’ in-house creative agency). He oversees a talented team of designers and developers who work on immersive digital experiences to support Discovery’s wide-ranging programming and drives creative innovation across platforms. The team has won numerous awards in conjunction with their internal clients, including an Interactive Emmy for work on Skywire Live and two Webby Awards. Most recently, Key has helped launch Discovery VR. Griffin was the first internal shooter/stitcher working on Discovery VR projects and has helped grow and lead a small team of shooter/stitchers that are creating new experiences every day. He has shot, produced, directed and/or edited over 50 unique 360 experiences in the last year for Discovery VR.