All this week on TechSPARK we’ll be highlighting a few of the events from this year’s Bath Digital Festival – just in time for you to sign up for the next day. If you’d like to see all the events hosted each day head to the Bath Digital Festival website.

Tuesday morning events at Bath Digital Festival


Creating VR Theatre – Journey of Theatre Practitioner into VR

10:00 – 11:00, Tuesday 19th October

Hosted by speaker Anna Nierobisz, this event is a great opportunity to hear about Anna’s experience as a theatre practitioner who then started to work in VR medium.

Among other topics, Anna will cover important aspects of VR such as Motion capture technology, an overview of platforms that are used for distribution of VR theatre experiences as well as sharing the key learnings from her My Arts Council R&d project, Senosis.

Also on Tuesday morning:

Tuesday afternoon at Bath Digital Festival


When Businesses and Communities Collide: Wiltshire Digital Drive

13:00 – 14:00, Tuesday 19th October

Join speaker Natalie Sherman to learn more about WDD’s journey.

The focus of this talk will be on gaining momentum by receiving national and local news coverage, the generosity of businesses and the community to come together to support those in need.

Also on Tuesday afternoon:

Tuesday evening at Bath Digital Festival


Be curious, be creative: Brighter Side

What to do when you want to be inspired?

In this talk, Andrew Eberlin will offer an explanation of creativity and why we all have the potential to be creative.

The talk will include pearls of wisdom from advertising, comedy, science, fashion, music, photography, and even a nun.