NVI: Meet the NASA expert

  • 10 November 2016
  • 12.00 - 13.30
  • Greenheys


Live-streamed from Greenheys, Room 1-2

The Digital Catapult Centre North East & Tees Valley invites you to a lunch with NASA. Come and hear from Doug Ellison, Producer, JPL Ops Lab who will be talking about his career and the technologies used by NASA.

A space enthusiast from an early age, Doug spent 8 years as a multimedia producer for a medical training company before joining NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in 2010. In 2015 he joined JPL’s OpsLab to work a variety of AR, VR and MR projects.

Work includes: Technical director for Eyes on the Solar System, the Spacecraft 3D AR App, DSN Now and the Mars Science Laboratory landing animation. He is also the producer for the Microsoft HoloLens experience “Destination: Mars”

Doug will be talking about technologies currently being used and what innovation is like in an organisation like NASA.

If you are currently working in the digital sector or looking to embark on a career within it come along and be inspired by what technology can achieve.