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Heather Raikes

Creative Director
Heather Raikes is Creative Director at 8ninths, where she leads xR (VR/MR/AR) initiatives. Heather has a PhD from DXARTS, the University of Washington’s Center for Digital Arts and Experimental Media specializing in mixed reality and immersive composition. For the past two decades, she has pioneered innovation in creativity and technology – probing, discovering and creating next-generation sensory experiences. Heather worked extensively as a designer and developer in the New York new media industry. She has held multiple future-focused university media art positions, and her award-winning art research has been presented throughout the world. Heather is also Founder of Neopoetics, a platform for innovation in immersive media and kinesthetic experience design.

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Wednesday, November 16

3:00pm PST