Carson Center to Host Forum on Trends in Emerging Media

Carson Center to Host Forum on Trends in Emerging Media Tuesday, May 9, 2017


The Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media will be hosting a Carson Conversations Forum with ten media experts that will be sharing their thoughts on the upcoming trends in their industry at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Temple Building. Registration is required by May 17th.

Speakers will include:

Robert Tercek. One of the world’s most innovative creators of interactive content, Tercek has created breakthrough entertainment experiences on every digital platform.

Roy Taylor. Currently corporate vice president and head of Alliances, Content and WR at Radeon Technologies Group AMD.

Sean Stewart. Stewart is the creative director of Magic Leap, which recently raised $1.4 billion. He designs, scripts, and prototype immersive experiences for Mixed/Augmented Reality.

Susan Bonds. Bonds is co-founder and CEO of 42 Entertainment, leading the innovation progression from alternate reality games to deeply immersive entertainment experiences that engage millions of people worldwide.

Norman Hollyn. Hollyn works extensively as a television and music editor as well as in entertainment and media internet development for entertainment companies and schools.

Kyle Murphy. He is vice president of design at Hudle as well as the founder of

Tom Barker. For the last 25 years, Barker has worked as an educator, researcher, consultant, strategist, designer, serial entrepreneur and maverick in architecture, art technology and design in the UK, Australia, and Canada.

Brian LaDuca. An alum of the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film at Nebraska, he is currently the creator of the Ideation Disruption Aha! (IDA) pedagogy for Applied Creative Learning at the University of Dayton.

Erica Larson. Larson is an artist and adjunct faculty at California Institute of the Art in the Film/Video School’s Experimental Animation program. 

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