Media + Emerging Technology Lab

Media + Emerging Technology Lab

The Media and Emerging Technology Lab (METL) is dedicated to the exploration and production of immersive storytelling content. Research and development will be augmented by relevant experts from media and entertainment, business and finance, to technology and academia.

METL presents the Future of Reality Summit on November 5 & 6; an opportunity for attendees to explore, discuss and network as we delve into the ways emerging technologies such as virtual and augmented reality will redefine every aspect of our world.

Our Strategic Directions
Industry Collaboration

Industry Collaboration

Leveraging expertise in content creation
 
  • R&D project execution
  • Join industry & faculty research projects
  • Beta testing technologies and experiences
  • Industry standard real-time digital production facility

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Our Strategic Directions
Incubation Programs

Incubation Programs

Providing startup acceleration & support
 
  • Grant funded research
  • Production support (resources, expertise, equipment)
  • Cross-disciplinary projects
  • Applied research and tech transfer

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Our Strategic Directions
Thought Leadership

Thought Leadership

Inspiring North Carolina with new technologies
 
  • Community meetups and public events
  • K-12 and University programs
  • Corporate events
  • Technology courses to retrain workforce

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Our Strategic Directions
Production Capabilities

Production Capabilities

Supporting VR and augmented reality
  • Motion capture
  • Green screen
  • Real-time game engine production
  • Wide array of content development hardware/software/experience

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