Emerging Media Community of Practice

 

Upcoming Events

The Emerging Media Community of Practice Meeting hosted by the Emerging Media Lab at UBC is happening in December. For more information visit the EMCop website.

 

Past Events

Annual Summer Showcase 2021

Annual Summer Showcase 2021 The landscape of the classroom is changing. Check out how the Emerging Media Lab is innovating educational tools with emerging tech like VR and AR. Learn about our projects from the creators themselves, from ideation to prototype and beyond. Believe tech is limited to the hard sciences? Think again! We have […]

Annual Spring Showcase 2021

The landscape of the classroom is changing. Check out how the Emerging Media Lab is innovating educational tools with emerging tech like VR and AR. Learn about our projects from the creators themselves, from ideation to prototype and beyond.

EML’s First Online Showcase – September 2020

EML’s First Online Showcase – September 2020 The Emerging Media Lab proudly presents our showcase of summer and spring projects, detailing the whys and hows from faculty and developers! In the memory of our late colleague, Kirk Karasin, Former EML Supervisor. The landscape of the classroom is changing. Check out how the Emerging Media Lab […]

Storytelling Fundamentals and Narrative Design for Traditional & New Media

What makes for a memorable story? Why does it stick with us even after the experience is over? How does it happen in movies, video games, and VR? Join award-winning writer and narrative designer Arthur Protasio as he answers these questions in this immersive storytelling workshop! Learn storytelling fundamentals and the challenges in crafting content […]

Fall Showcase 2018

Recap: The EML Fall Showcase 2018 Written by Samantha Peng Dec. 14, 2018 The Fall Showcase on Nov. 28 invited UBC staff, students and faculty to check out some of our in-progress and recently completed projects. The occasion was also an invitation to visit the new Emerging Media Lab in room IKBLC 183, an exciting […]

Motion Sickness in VR: Causes, Characteristics and Treatments.

Emerging Media Lab Lecture Series “Motion Sickness in Virtual Reality”   Ever wonder why you get a little sick when you put on a VR headset? Turns out there’s a science behind it and it’s not quite like regular motion sickness. KITE scientist and psychology professor from Ryerson University Dr. Behrang Keshavarz will explain the phenomenon and how you […]

Emerging Media Lab Summer Showcase 2019

Date: Wednesday, August 28, 2019| 2:00PM – 5:00PM Location: Irving K. Barber Learning Center, Vancouver Campus |1961 East Mall   The Emerging Media Lab (EML) is proud to present the annual Summer Showcase on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. UBC students, staff and faculty will have the opportunity to try […]

Staging VR, AR and MR in Public Spaces

Lecturer: Dr. Patrick Pennefather | Department of Theatre and Film; Centre for Digital Media Date: Thursday, July 25, 2019| 1:00PM – 3:00PM Location: UBC Studios | 0110-2329 West Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4     The popularity of emerging technologies and new ways to experience virtual worlds continues to grow. This talk will center on […]

Emerging Media Lab: VR Game Day

Take a break from your IKBLC study session and come to our Library space for a quick break in virtual reality! To help you de-stress before or after your exams, we'll be hosting a VR Game Day on Monday, April 15th from 12:00pm - 4:00pm. There will be four different stations that you can try out! Bring yourself or a couple of friends too!

Grand Opening of Emerging Media Lab’s IKB Space

We invite you to the grand opening of Emerging Media Lab’s new space in Irving K. Barber Learning Center. Through collaborations between EML, UBC Library, and the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology, there is now a more public and accessible space in the heart of campus for all who are interested in emerging media technology.