We are delighted to welcome to the team Emma Cooper who has come on board as our new Executive Producer for Alternate Realities – Doc/Fest’s programme of immersive and interactive digital art.
Emma is a Sheffield-based interactive producer, she’s spent well over 15 years giving audiences agency to explore stories in exciting new ways. She has produced games for marketing, entertainment, learning and social change along the way working on a few BAFTA winning projects. Emma does Business Development and Product Management for immersive technology studio Cooperative Innovations. Throughout her career, Emma’s role has been to focus on how much fun humans have when they interact with technology.
Doc/Fest’ers may remember Emma from chairing various panel sessions over the years, and having co-MC’d the Alternate Realities Summit last year.
Now working with immersive technology studio Cooperative Innovations Emma’s also becoming a core member of the Alternate Realities team, working alongside Curator Dan Tucker and Programmer & Producer Joe Cutts. Joining the department in February is Alternate Realities Programme Coordinator Callum Berridge.