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Train The Trainers:
Using Stornaway to teach
Interactive Narratives and Immersive Stories

WHEN? 6th September 2023 , 4-5.30 pm UK / 5pm CEST / 11am ET/ 8am PT
WHO? Hosted by Co-Founders Kate Dimbleby and Ru Howe
WHAT? Learn from Stornaway’s experts how to use Stornaway’s interactive storytelling tools in the classroom

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This is an online event to bring our academic partners together from across the globe to share ideas and create a community. We will be exploring the challenges of teaching interactive narrative and immersive storytelling in higher education and the ways in which can enrich the experience for researchers, practitioners, and students.

We will start with co-founders Kate Dimbleby and Ru Howe, who will touch on various different topics, including starting students up with, our new features and student projects we are excited about. We’ll also be hearing from one of our own student filmmakers on the team- Kate Moody– about the ways in which she used Stornaway in her filmmaking degree and the advice she’d give to current students.

We will then move on to breakout rooms, where attendees have the chance to speak with the team themselves, with three available breakout rooms:

Co-Founder, Ru Howe: Using Stornaway and upcoming features
Co-Founder, Kate Dimbleby: Student Engagement
Head of Partnerships and New Business, Charlotte Panchaud: Stornaway HQ feedback & requests

Interactive narrative is fast becoming a vital aspect of modern media. Audiences are seeking more immersive and engaging experiences, while producers seek to cut through the noise by creating interactive narratives that will capture their audience’s attention and leave a lasting impact. As educators, we need to prepare our students for this rapidly changing media landscape while as researchers and practitioners, we need to be upskilling ourselves to take advantage of the opportunities offered by interactive media. 

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to expand your knowledge and improve your teaching practices. Register now and be part of this exciting conversation.