Session: Innovation is Not Rocket Science
Bio: Mary Spio
Deep Space engineer and CEEK Virtual Reality Founder and CEO Mary Spio has created technologies and content solutions for global titans such as Lucas Films, Universal Music, Miami Children’s Hospital, Microsoft XBOX, Facebook, Clear Channel and Boeing. Mary is on the Board of Facebook’s Oculus VR for Good and Amazon’s Launchpad. A U.S. Air Force Veteran, Spio is also a scientific reviewer for the United States Department of Defense (DOD).
CEEK is a streaming service for virtual events and experiences that enables live events and content creators to generate revenue by extending their reach across multiple devices including virtual reality headsets, gaming consoles, mobile, desktop, tablet and Smart TVs. The CEEK VR App and www.ceek.com feature the biggest names in music, sports and entertainment including Lady Gaga, Dwyane Wade, Bon Jovi, Ringo Starr, Sarkodie, Demi Lovato, DL Hughley, Ziggy Marley and more.
Mary Spio executive produced the Bob Marley 75th Anniversary Celebration Virtual Reality Experience and Livestream which is currently the #1 Livestream on Facebook. Spio holds several patents in real-time streaming and virtual reality technologies.
Mary Spio is an accomplished novelist (A Song for Carmine) and Bestselling author of It’s Not Rocket Science: 7 Game-Changing Traits for Achieving Uncommon Success (Penguin Books), in which she shares inspirational stories to spur readers to move beyond their comfort zones into creating impact and significance through technology ventures. Spio has been featured in Fortune, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Rolling Stone, Billboard and named history maker by NBC News alongside Oprah and Lebron James and Entrepreneur Magazine’s Power Women 100.