David Johnston
Sr. Product Manager, VR/AR BBC

David Johnston joined BBC R&D in 2017. Prior to this he’s worked in Film post-production on features such as Casino Royale, Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them and The Chronicles Of Narnia. David studied Computer Science at the University Of Essex for a year followed by a BA in Film & Literature.

Working in Future Experiences as the Senior Product Manager for Virtual & Augmented Reality, David is looking at how VR/AR and other immersive technologies can be applied to the BBC Public Service as well as enabling other areas of the BBC and the wider digital economy.


13:00 - 13:45
Hall 2
Main Stage

XR's impact on Storytelling & Journalism

Alexandra Hussenot | Immersionn

David Johnston | BBC

Mary Matheson | Macondo Films

Angie Davis | Anicca Media

Kay Meseberg | ARTE

Thomas Seymat | Euronews