Deepa Mann-Kler is Chief Executive of Neon; Festival Director for Belfast XR Festival; Executive Producer for Virtual Production short “Stone Hearts & Cold People”; Visiting Professor in Immersive Futures at Ulster University, an Artist and a member of BAFTA Connect. Neon harnesses the power of immersive technologies to create authentic augmented and virtual reality narrative driven experiences. As Director and Producer, Neon has launched AR Peace Wall and AR Street Art apps freely available on iOS and Play Store. As a TEDx speaker and thought leader Deepa regularly keynotes on the intersection of storytelling, digital transformation, technical innovation, inclusion, ethics, bias, data, AI, design and creativity.
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