Caitlin Burns & Associates

Caitlin Burns & Associates Strategy, Analysis, and Creative Solutions for Complex Productions.

Analysis and development for brands and I.P. story worlds. Innovation and strategy for multiplatform content for campaigns and franchises. Long-term growth and management in diverse existing and emerging media ecosystems Creating the architecture and foundation for your story to reach and engage audiences, be profitable on multiple platforms, and create economically sustainable experiences for decades to come.

Mission: The old model of single platform broadcast Intellectual Properties and direct-to-air advertising have gone the way of the Cassette Tape. It’s not that they weren’t good, but globally, we have spoken and use a connected, multiplatform media environment built for dialogue. How do you reach your audience, your consumer, your constituents in this media climate? How do you create a successful, multiplatform, immersive campaign or franchise in this new paradigm?

Episode 014: How to produce in a new media world, part one - a talk with Caitlin Burns
02/25/2019
Episode 014: How to produce in a new media world, part one - a talk with Caitlin Burns

Episode 014: How to produce in a new media world, part one - a talk with Caitlin Burns

In this episode of the Evolving Media podcast I'm joined by producer, storyteller and strategist Caitlin Burns. Having worked on everything from transmedia worlds for Disney, Hasbro, Sony, Microsoft and so on, to VR experiences, to empowering children to help others via UNICEF's Kid Power band campa...

Creating Human Magic: What Can Be Learned from the New York Film Academy’s VR Workshops?
06/26/2018
Creating Human Magic: What Can Be Learned from the New York Film Academy’s VR Workshops?

Creating Human Magic: What Can Be Learned from the New York Film Academy’s VR Workshops?

In 2017, the New York Film Academy extended its offering to include courses for virtual reality. This is an interview with Caitlin Burns and Jonathan Whittaker of the New York Film Academy dealing with storytelling in VR – as well as the many other things they can teach us about VR.

03/14/2018
NAB PILOT

NAB PILOT

Immersive media expert Caitlin Burns of Caitlin Burns & Associates, explains how Virtual and Augmented Reality provide a new toolkit for broadcasters to tell stories and connect with their audiences.

Women Who Game
03/08/2018
Women Who Game

Women Who Game

Welcome to the first-ever Verizon Fios “Women Who Game” live broadcast! From CS:GO and Smash Brothers Melee to game development, you’ll hear from some of the top women leading the charge in esports about what it’s like to work and play in the industry. Our panelists will also discuss recen....

What will the future of work look like in 2027?
11/02/2017
What will the future of work look like in 2027?

What will the future of work look like in 2027?

Sam is a designer based in San Francisco. He designs mainly transportation, ranging from self-driving cars to inter-city rockets. He travels every day across the world to meet and collaborate with colleagues in different branches of the company. It only takes 30 or so minutes on the BFR (Big Falcon…

Narrative in VR: How to Create Compelling Stories with Virtual Reality - NYC
09/15/2017
Narrative in VR: How to Create Compelling Stories with Virtual Reality - NYC

Narrative in VR: How to Create Compelling Stories with Virtual Reality - NYC

RSVP hereOVERVIEWThe growth of Virtual Reality platforms in the past year has created bold opportunities for forward-thinking producers who have sought to bend the arc of the emerging technology toward new forms of storytelling. The work of such pioneers as Félix Lajeunesse and Paul Ra

New York Film Academy Connects Student With Pros for Jobs in VR
08/28/2017
New York Film Academy Connects Student With Pros for Jobs in VR

New York Film Academy Connects Student With Pros for Jobs in VR

Virtual reality is everywhere. It’s been a constant buzzword of late at film trade shows, film festivals and markets. Yet, unlike the 3D surge of a few years ago, which took over much of filmmaking…

IDA x NYFA present: VR 101 for Documentary
06/09/2017
IDA x NYFA present: VR 101 for Documentary

IDA x NYFA present: VR 101 for Documentary

Saturday June 10, 10:00pm - 6:00pm New York Film Academy 17 Battery Place New York, NY 10004 (Map) APPLY MEMBER DISCOUNT Join the IDA now! For discounted admission prices and more! Virtual Reality production technology continues to advance at lightning speed, making VR more accessible to filmmakers…

Future Realities in New Zealand with Caitlin Burns
06/09/2017
Future Realities in New Zealand with Caitlin Burns

Future Realities in New Zealand with Caitlin Burns

The U.S. Embassy was proud to support Jessica Manins, CEO of Blackeye VR, in bringing U.S. transmedia producer, Caitlin Burns to keynote at the Future Realit...

Future Realities in New Zealand with Caitlin Burns
05/17/2017
Future Realities in New Zealand with Caitlin Burns

Future Realities in New Zealand with Caitlin Burns

The U.S. Embassy were proud to support Jessica Manins, CEO of Blackeye VR, in bringing U.S. transmedia producer, Caitlin Burns, to keynote at the Future Realities VR/AR conference in Auckland and Wellington as part of New Zealand first nationwide Tech week.

05/09/2017
Future Realities

Future Realities

Immersing audiences live with Caitlin Burns at #FutureRealities17 Wellington #ThisGotReal

"Caitlin Burns maxes her days connecting businesses to creative tech - and a million things in between. A specialist in ...
05/08/2017
Startup Garage

"Caitlin Burns maxes her days connecting businesses to creative tech - and a million things in between.

A specialist in the convergence of storytelling, technology, human connection and business, she has more than 15 year experience working on pioneering projects in film, gaming, TV, and virtual reality.

In collaboration with the Future Realities VR/AR conference and the US Embassy, Caitlin will be at Startup Garage on Tuesday 9 May for a morning Q&A session at 10am.

Join in to get to grips with what this fast-changing arena has to offer for you and your ideas, for businesses, and for our own experiences with media in the world. "

Future Realities
04/28/2017

Future Realities

Caitlin Burns has been sponsored by US Embassy New Zealand to come to #twnz17. Exciting times ahead!
Don’t miss out her talk at Future Realities Wellington and Future Realities Auckland.
Last days to get your early bird tickets!! Jump on https://www.futurerealities.nz to purchase your tickets now

NAB 2017: Broadcasters Urged to Give VR a Whirl | Multichannel
04/23/2017
NAB 2017: Broadcasters Urged to Give VR a Whirl | Multichannel

NAB 2017: Broadcasters Urged to Give VR a Whirl | Multichannel

Las Vegas – Adoption of virtual reality and mixed reality platforms are at their nascent stages, but broadcasters should start to experiment and learn now, execs in the sector said here Sunday during a panel dedicated to the topic.Google, the company behind Cardboard and new mobile VR platforms such...

Future Realities
04/17/2017

Future Realities

Caitlin Burns has been sponsored by US Embassy New Zealand to come to #twnz17. Exciting times ahead!
Don’t miss out her talk at Future Realities Wellington and Future Realities Auckland.
Last days to get your early bird tickets!! Jump on https://www.futurerealities.nz to purchase your tickets now

PIONEERING DESIGN: DESIGNING NEW REALITIES: CAITLIN BURNS
04/07/2017
PIONEERING DESIGN: DESIGNING NEW REALITIES: CAITLIN BURNS

PIONEERING DESIGN: DESIGNING NEW REALITIES: CAITLIN BURNS

A HUMAN-CENTERED LOOK AT IMMERSIVE DESIGN: UNDERSTANDING THE PSYCHOLOGY OF VIRTUAL REALITY Innovation happens when things that are separate get mixed. In 2017, Virtual Reality experiences will be everywhere from living rooms to department stores, car dealerships and hospitals. It’s exciting to imagi...

Step into the multi-platform world of transmedia producer and PGA member Caitlin Burns in this month's Produced By Magaz...
12/02/2016
Producers Guild of America

Step into the multi-platform world of transmedia producer and PGA member Caitlin Burns in this month's Produced By Magazine.

Check out Caitlin Burns's article in the Launch Issue of Pax Solaria Monthly - a publication focused on exploring the fu...
09/25/2016
Historians from the Future: Pokémon Go

Check out Caitlin Burns's article in the Launch Issue of Pax Solaria Monthly - a publication focused on exploring the future of humans and humanity.

by Caitlin Burns What will historians from the future say about the first big AR gaming title and data privacy?

Join Caitlin Burns on September 24 in NYC (and livestreamed) to discuss The Future of Humanity and the Digital Divide
09/19/2016
The Future of Humanity and the Digital Divide - Sep. 24, 2016 - NYC

Join Caitlin Burns on September 24 in NYC (and livestreamed) to discuss The Future of Humanity and the Digital Divide

Today, we are confronted with technologies that challenge basic assumptions about human society. We cannot avoid a high tech society, but we can shape it.

Join Caitlin Burns, Sande Chen, Jessica Fiorini, Jennifer Estaris, and Kevin Chen on September 15 to talk about the busi...
08/30/2016
IGDA NYC Breaking Out of the Industry Panel

Join Caitlin Burns, Sande Chen, Jessica Fiorini, Jennifer Estaris, and Kevin Chen on September 15 to talk about the business of video games in Brooklyn, NY!

Ever wanted to run your own game company or work for yourself? You can! Representing programmers, producers, designers, and writers, our panel of accomplished game developers have gone from working for established companies to becoming founders, consultants, entrepreneurs, and/or freelancers. Listen...

Caitlin Burns: Virtual Reality And The Human Connection – Up Next
08/25/2016
Caitlin Burns: Virtual Reality And The Human Connection – Up Next

Caitlin Burns: Virtual Reality And The Human Connection – Up Next

Caitlin Burns has produced interactive experiences for some of the biggest companies in the world, including Sony, Disney and UNICEF. Now as the COO of Datavized, she designs data-driven storytelling that packs a real punch. Today Caitlin demonstrates why exploring virtual reality – and all media –…

datavized
06/09/2016
datavized

datavized

Our COO, Caitlin Burns is quoted in Forbes on creating immersive experiences.

06/06/2016
datavized

datavized

World premiere of In\Formation a virtual reality documentary by director Debra Anderson McGrory, producer Hugh McGrory, a datavized production launches tomorrow for Google Cardboard.

A two-part (25 min) immersive documentary in 360° 3D (stereoscopic) live-action video about the emerging power of virtual reality to inspire empathy in its audience, In\Formation documents virtual reality pioneers working at the crossroads of storytelling, immersive journalism, gaming and neuroscience during the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival in April through a deep dive into their projects, motivations and speculations.

Part 1 of In\Formation features interviews with VR practitioners including Nonny de la Peña, James George, Jacquelyn Ford Morie, Brian Chirls and Vincent Morisset, with Ingrid Kopp, Clint Beharry and Nick Fortugno. Part 2 focuses on two installation projects in collaboration with MIT selected for the 2015 Tribeca Storyscapes new media showcase - The Enemy by Karim Ben Khelifa and The Machine To Be Another by BeAnotherLab.

Directed by Debra Anderson
Produced by Hugh McGrory
Executive Producers: Alejandro Dinsmore and Casey Hancock
A Datavized Production

Fine out more at http://www.informationdocumentary.com/

USA | 2016 | 25 min
https://youtu.be/4WIThhkDbr0

5 Unsung Heroes of New Media
04/28/2016
5 Unsung Heroes of New Media

5 Unsung Heroes of New Media

Keep an eye on these New Media pioneers to find out what the future will look like.

Caitlin Burns | NAB Show
04/11/2016
Caitlin Burns | NAB Show

Caitlin Burns | NAB Show

About the Contributor: Currently serving as Vice Chair of the Producers’ Guild of America New Media Council, Caitlin Burns has spent a decade working with narrative intellectual property franchises, independent artists, brands and philanthropic initiatives. Developing content strategies, overseeing…

November 16, 2015 from 14:30 until 17:30 at Palais des Congrès, Montreal.
11/10/2015
Lessons from the Story Business

November 16, 2015 from 14:30 until 17:30 at Palais des Congrès, Montreal.

Par Caitlin Burns Business Consultant        What are the outcomes of such training? Get your teams to be trained on creating brands by world-class consultant who worked on IPs like Pirates of the Caribbean, Avatar, and so [...]

Reality check
11/02/2015
Reality check

Reality check

It feels like virtual reality has been on the cusp of entering the mainstream since the 1980s, but could 2016 be the year the tech finally breaks through?

We're part of the UNICEF Kid Power team. Pre-Order starts today for Kid Power Bands that kids (and grown ups) can wear t...
10/14/2015
UNICEF, Target team up to sell kids' fitness bands that help save lives

We're part of the UNICEF Kid Power team. Pre-Order starts today for Kid Power Bands that kids (and grown ups) can wear to help provide treatment for malnourished kids around the world. Get Active, Save Lives!

Pre-Order: http://unicefkidpower.org

UNICEF has partnered with Target to extend the UNICEF Kid Power program, which challenges kids to be more active and provide food for malnourished children.

Caitlin Burns is giving a special intensive workshop on the ins and outs of franchise, multiplatform and transmedia busi...
10/05/2015
Lessons from the Story Business

Caitlin Burns is giving a special intensive workshop on the ins and outs of franchise, multiplatform and transmedia business models at the Montreal International Game Summit, November 16, 2015 at 2:30pm. Reserve your tickets now before it's sold out.

Par Caitlin Burns Business Consultant for Media Companies       People no longer working in just the Film Industry, the TV Industry or the Game Industry, the world of entertainment is converging and understanding the creative eco [...]

Join Caitlin Burns on October 21 in Amsterdam for Storytelling Across Platforms: The Dos and Don'ts
10/05/2015
Professionals Conference | Cinekid

Join Caitlin Burns on October 21 in Amsterdam for Storytelling Across Platforms: The Dos and Don'ts

The Future is Now!Conference TopicsConfirmed SpeakersWednesday 21 October 201509:30 – 18:00Westergas Theatre, AmsterdamTickets (including lunch & MediaLab tour and drinks)ORDER TICKETS Regular price: €125Price CfP accreditated guests: €75Student fare: €39.50Note: During the conference we will stage…

Tune in this Thursday at 11:30am to see Caitlin Burns on "Writing for Video Games"
10/05/2015
#NYCCLive - New York Comic Con | October 8 - 11, 2015 | Javits Center

Tune in this Thursday at 11:30am to see Caitlin Burns on "Writing for Video Games"

NYCC LIVE! in partnership with Courtyard by Marriott and Twitch will be livestreaming from the NYCC show floor and panel rooms all weekend long. The NYCC Livestream will feature celebrity interviews, video gaming, live art, television and movie panels, comic book previews and more across three strea…

Next weekend Caitlin Burns will be moderating a panel at Screen Forward in Brooklyn on Writing Narrative Videogames, hop...
04/03/2015
Screen Forward - April 11, 2015 Brooklyn, NY

Next weekend Caitlin Burns will be moderating a panel at Screen Forward in Brooklyn on Writing Narrative Videogames, hope to see you there!

10:30-11:15a – Welcome and Wake Up Writing Games Hosted by Brinkman – the writing team for UCB Comedy’s web series. Brinkman makes character-driven web series that explore a universe where the dumb meets the dark.

02/06/2015
TIFF Kids Industry Trailer | TIFF Kids 2015

TIFF Kids Industry Trailer | TIFF Kids 2015

The TIFF Kids International Film Festival's Industry Conference returns in 2015 with a 3-day programme that runs from April 8 - 10. Don't miss the opportunit...

We'd like to congratulate the great slate of projects who received grants from the CMF Experimental Stream this past Dec...
01/08/2015
www.cmf-fmc.ca

We'd like to congratulate the great slate of projects who received grants from the CMF Experimental Stream this past December

(Toronto, December 8, 2014) – The Canada Media Fund (CMF) announced today that 24 interactive digital media projects received a total of $11.8M in funding as part of the second round of production support from the Experimental Stream for 2014-2015. The Experimental Stream encourages the creation of…

Caitlin Burns & Associates | At the Web Summit in Dublin?
11/02/2014
Caitlin Burns & Associates | At the Web Summit in Dublin?

Caitlin Burns & Associates | At the Web Summit in Dublin?

At the Web Summit in Dublin? November 1, 2014/in News /by cb Want a free 20-minute consultation with our CEO for your story idea, product, or brand? See what space is still available on Thursday the 6th of November and sign up here. Not in Dublin? Not able to make it on the 6th? Follow us on Twitter…

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