This week's guest, Elijah Allan-Blitz, The VR Virtuoso

November 22, 2017
Hosted by Lori H. Schwartz

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Named as one of Time Magazine’s first Virtual Reality (VR) directors is this week’s Tech Cat Show guest, Elijah Allan-Blitz. Helping us dive into a different side of VR, Elijah joins us to discuss the latest trends in VR content creation, the move away from 360 video, and what location based experiences can offer in the interim. Discover how to set the stage within a whole other world, right here on the Tech Cat Show!

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Lori H. Schwartz

Lori H. Schwartz

As the Co-founder for StoryTech, a boutique agency dedicated to informed collaboration between storytellers and technology companies, Lori works with top executives of multiple brands, agencies and content companies to ensure understanding of new and evolving technology and emerging business models. With a focus on the habits of the consumer and the goals of the marketer, Lori provides the latest recommendations for this ever changing media landscape.

Previously, Lori was Chief Technology Catalyst for McCann Worldgroup, North America, where she was responsible for driving technology innovation at one of the world’s largest marketing communications companies, Lori was also one of the key principals to launch the highly regarded Interpublic Media Lab (http://www.ipglab.com). As Senior Vice President she helped to keep clients and agencies ahead of the digital curve.

Lori is a frequent speaker at major industry events as well as private companies and executive summits. She served two terms on the Board of Governors at the Television Academy (Emmys) and has been profiled as one of the “30 Executives Shaping the Evolution of Media and Technology” by Variety and “100 People to Have Lunch with” by MediaPost Publications.

An active spokesperson for mentoring women in tech, Lori launched Digital Hollywood’s “Women’s Entertainment and Technology Mentor Program.” Lori is a recipient of the Lucy Hood Digerati Award for her contributions to the Television Academy.

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Episode Directory

December 2017

November 2017

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  • 11/22/2017: This week's guest, Elijah Allan-Blitz, The VR Virtuoso Listen Now
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