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Building Interactive Streams: A Technical Primer Using Genvid (Presented by Genvid Technologies, Inc.)

Fabien Ninoles (Chief Technical Officer, Genvid Technologies)

Location: Room 2000, West Hall

Date: Wednesday, March 20

Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Topic: Design

Format: Sponsored Session

Tutorials: N/A

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

Interactive streaming is transforming the game industry. In this session Genvid Technologies will discuss what happens when a viewer on Twitch or YouTube isn't just watching but is actively joining the stream. What changes the user experience, what are the expectations for such an experience? Genvid Technologies will address the challenges ahead for designing and developing for this changing ecosystem, including examples and best practices using Genvid Technologies' SDK.


Attendees will gain a better understanding of how to create interactive streams, user experience possibilities, and technical challenges from a industry veteran CTO developing technologies at a startup on the forefront of this movement.

Intended Audience

Developers, designers, programmers and operations managers who want to understand how to design, develop, deploy and operate interactive streams. No knowledge of interactive stream development is necessary.