Technology – What’s Next?

Wednesday 4th July 2018, 5:00pm - 6:00pm BST

HUBS The Stage

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Whether it’s ‘The Muppet Show’ or ‘Magic Roundabout’, most of our childhood memories were inexorably shaped by one central technology – the television set. Now tablets and smartphones are dramatically impacting the way children consume media – due to their portability and connectivity.

However, the next wave of technologies reshaping the children’s media landscape is changing the way audiences interact with content. Technologies such as augmented reality (AR), toys-to-life and voice-powered home assistants are creating new and exciting opportunities for children’s media producers. Join a select group of children’s media and technology specialists as they debate these innovations.