Parul Wadhwa is a prolific new media artist and immersive storyteller. As an XR director-producer, her art work includes virtual and augmented reality experiences, immersive and interactive art, digital storytelling, films and serious games. She is committed to the use of new technologies (AR/VR/XR) for social impact storytelling. Currently, she is a Facebook Oculus Launchpad and Start fellow.Previously, she worked in the film industries in the United Kingdom, South Korea, and India, in film production, color-grading, and digital film restoration.Her work has screened at film festivals, museums and conferences around the world including the MOMA, New York and the American Film Institute, Washington DC. She is an Interactive Fellow Alumna of the prestigious Tribeca Film Institute, New York and also a European Social Documentary (ESoDoc) Alumna, Italy. Parul holds an MFA in Digital Arts and New Media from the Digital Arts Research Center at the University of California.