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The Diplomatic Council (DC,) a United Nations accredited global think tank, has named US-based Emblematic Group, a creator of immersive virtual, augmented and mixed reality experiences, as the recipient of the DC Global Media Innovator (GMI) 2017.
Founded by Nonny de la Peña known as the Godmother of virtual reality, Emblematic Group pioneered the medium of virtual reality documentary films. This was announced at the Diplomatic Council (DC) All Nations Gala in Frankfurt on Friday, February 3.
The GMI Board explains: “Emblematic is one of the world’s leading producers of immersive virtual reality content. Company founder Nonny de la Peña was named the “Godmother of Virtual Reality” by British newspaper The Guardian. Their work is pushing the boundaries of storytelling to create empathy in audiences for stories that matter. This year they received a grant from the Knight Foundation to produce VR documentaries in partnership with Frontline and to collaborate on crafting and disseminating best practices for VR journalism.”
“Lifestyler TV” film about the Diplomatic Council Gala 2017
Film about the Diplomatic Council ALL NATIONS Summer Celebration 2016
The Global Media Innovator recognises the company that has the greatest influence on the advancement of the digital world society. The winner is carefully selected by a top-class Board made up of eight international and independent media and IT experts. Applications cannot be submitted for the GMI Prize, however, the Board takes into consideration innovations across the entire media industry before the winner is determined.
The Global Media Innovator was launched 2016 and awarded to the British company V-Nova for the first time. V-Nova has developed a revolutionary technology to transmit huge data volumes through existing data cables – an innovation that provides the basis for a large number of new digital offerings and services around the world. The DC Global Media Innovator 2017 is US-based Emblematic Group, a leading creator of immersive virtual, augmented and mixed reality experiences.
Film about the Diplomatic Council Gala 2016
The Diplomatic Council Summer Celebration 2016 on TV
Film about the Diplomatic Council ALL NATIONS Summer Celebration 2015
DC Diplomacy meets Business Summit in Brussels in “Diplomatic Call”
The highest ranking representatives of the Diplomatic Council and the Brussels Diplomatic Academy of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel on the invitation with the Diplomatic World Magazine with representation from Diplomatic Call Ghana converged on May 20, 2015, at the Living Tomorrow House in Brussels for the 2015 Diplomacy meets Business Summit.