10 mentees interested in learning more about immersive entertainment will be working with leading VR/AR developers Cooperative Innovations to explore new technologies for creating innovative immersive experiences.
Applicants for this cohort may already be working in AR or VR or alternatively, are active in other creative sectors e.g. film/TV and want to learn about the possibilities immersive tech could bring to their creative output.
The support delivered will be tailored to the needs of our immersive mentees. Advice will include:
Each mentee will receive 10 hours of support from Cooperative Innovations’ staff and associates between November 2020 and March 2021. Whilst we hope to deliver some of the support face to face, current Covid-related restrictions means that the sessions will initially take place remotely. If we are in a position to deliver the mentoring in person, all sessions will take place in Wakefield and adhere to social distancing regulations.
We welcome applications from businesses and individuals across Yorkshire however priority will be given to Wakefield based applicants. Applicants at any stage of business growth and level of experience within the immersive sector will be considered. Some criteria to consider: