Apple has announced the following “Lunchtime Sessions” at WWDC 2012:
LeVar Burton: Technology and Storytelling: Making a Difference in the Digital Age
Join LeVar Burton as he shares the powerful impact that his mentors, technology, storytelling and science fiction have had on his life and how each has helped to shape his incredible life’s work. Be there as LeVar concludes the session with a personal demonstration of how he employs today’s latest technologies in his efforts to educate and enlighten — a world premier peek at his latest project, the Reading Rainbow App.
Wednesday at 12:45 – 1:45 PM in Presidio
William Joyce: Movies. Books. Apps. And Whatever Comes Next.
Hear from William Joyce, Creative Director and Partner at Moonbot Studios, on how the Academy Award‑winning studio is changing the content world as fast as it can.
Thursday at 12:45 – 1:45 PM in Presidio
J.J. Abrams: The Physics of Inspiration
Where do ideas come from, and where do they lead? What is technology’s evolving role in storytelling? Filmmaker J.J. Abrams discusses his passion for blending analog with more modern tools in moviemaking and how he wrestles with what he sees as both the freedoms and challenges presented by today’s prosumer gadgetry. J.J. will also share his views on the importance of improvisation and experimentation in inspiring creative visual techniques and new forms of narrative.
Friday at 12:45 – 1:45 PM in Presidio
More info about events at WWDC 2012 here.