Each year ideaSPARK influences the area, including the design of Raleigh City Plaza and the inclusion of local designers in city proposal requests.
::: MAIN EVENT ::: Our theme is Good Vibrations
PechaKucha Vol. 23 – Thursday, Sept 15th at 6:40pm (doors open at 5:30p)
Where: CAM Raleigh
Register Now: HERE
Get into it with fast-action presentations of 20 slides / 20 seconds per slide. We have a large audience attendance at this event so be sure to register and get this opening event on your calendar. Sounds with singer/songwriter Frances Mehlenbacher. Welcome by Gab Smith Executive Director of CAM. FREE general admission, register for a reserved seat or just come for standing room. Or enjoy VIP seating. VIP’s enjoy reserved up front seats, early seating and pre-show. Register Now.
Under the ideaSPARK Tent
1. Virtual Spaces & Natural Places – Saturday, Sept 17th at 10a-noonAttendees are invited to get a glimpse of 360º virtual reality films from The Raleigh Spaces Project and the WildEyes National Parks Tour. Speak with the producers and filmmakers about how VR works and experience one of several immersive videos using a head-mounted display.The Raleigh Spaces Project connects you with the people, places and creativity that infuses Raleigh North Carolina. A painter’s studio to chef’s kitchen, a parking lot mural to a recording studio, the 360 VR film series will immerse you in the stories of those who create and inspire the world around us. http://raleighspaces.comWILDEYES is an ambitious project that uses 360° video and sound to connect people with the natural world. A collaboration between educators, national parks, and filmmakers, in celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the national park service. We are inviting people of all ages to “put on their WildEyes” and take a virtual field trip to any national park in the US! http://putonyourwildeyes.com
2. Story Galory presents Pivot Me! Saturday, Sept 17th at 2-4pm
Participate in a casual reenactment of Bernard Pivot’s 10 famous questions from “Inside the Actor’s Studio” show. Fun, unexpected and unscripted talk with cool cats. Maybe you’ll meet an actor, director or producer. Check the schedule for exact times. Recordings will post at https://www.facebook.com/ideasparkraleigh/ Maybe you’ll be featured!
3. Story Galory presents Pivot Me! – Sunday, Sept 18th at 10a-1pmParticipate in a casual reenactment of Bernard Pivot’s 10 famous questions from “Inside the Actor’s Studio” show. Fun, unexpected and unscripted talk with cool cats. Maybe you’ll meet an actor, director or producer. Check the schedule for exact times. Recordings will post at https://www.facebook.com/ideasparkraleigh/ Maybe you’ll be featured!
Look for us on the SPARKcon Schedule