Speaker Profile

Cecile Ragot
AR Creative Technologist & Filmmaker/NYU

Cécile Ragot is an Augmented Reality creative technologist who combines her passion for storytelling with cutting-edge new technologies to create compelling narratives and immersive mixed reality experiences. Her recent projects include IslandAR, a geo-located AR experience for children and families visiting Governors Island in New York City. The project won a fellowship sponsored by Havas New York and NYC Media Lab and was presented to the public this past fall. She has a background in filmmaking and set design, and her short film “Not a pizza order” won the Grand Prize - Nikon European Film Festival 2016, the Women's Right Award - Très Court Festival 2017 and the Audience’s choice Best Short Film – British Film Institute Youth Day 2016.