Confluence

Schedule

Here’s our full schedule. Remember to also check out our workshops. Or if you can’t decide, try our choose your own schedule adventure.


The Beach

Life’s A Beach

Cloud Promenade

13:00

Doors open, mingle & chat

13:45

Opening session

14:00

Ambient literature: stories everywhere

#ambient

How the web broke content business models – and how we’re fixing it

Tools of the storytelling revolution

14:30

Digital literature in the age of social media

From ASOS to Zoopla: discoverability strategies from around the web

Book sprints: 10 writers working together in five days…

15:00

The democratisation of storytelling

Understanding stories through reading behavior analysis

Killer content strategies

15:30

Break

15:45

A crash course in narrative design

Engaging museum audiences with slow stories

When characters come alive: chatbots in storytelling

16:15

Procedural generation for humans

Truth & beauty: telling stories with data

Applying Hollywood shapes to digital journeys

16:45

Will machines take all the storytelling jobs?

Make Our Book: a new kind of author, a new kind of publisher

#sideprojectfriday #makeourbook

Audience engagement and the power of immersive storytelling

17:15

Break

17:30

The impact of storytelling: the pleasures, pains, practicalities and ethics

Digital storytelling: past, present, and who knows what’s next?

Irreality: the coming age of miracles

18:00

Be more pirate

18:30

Together we go further

Where: Academy London

When: 15 February 2019

Confluence is in partnership with Academy London, Google’s dedicated learning space in Victoria