2017 Speakers

Mary Spio

Digital Cinema Pioneer Mary Spio has created technologies and content solutions used by global titans such as Lucas Films, Universal Music, Miami Children’s Hospital, Microsoft XBOX, Tribune News, Clear Channel, and Boeing. Today, she is the CEO and President of CEEK VR INC, a developer of innovative virtual and augmented reality experiences for entertainment, education, and healthcare.

CEEK VR’s recent Virtual Reality Experience with Universal Music won the prestigious Silver CLIO award in the same category as Disney’s Star Wars and Intel’s Lady Gaga Experience and the 2017 Grammy Award. Mary has been awarded several patents in real-time streaming and virtual reality technologies.

Mary is an accomplished novelist and screenwriter (“A Song for Carmine”) and 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.

Mary is on the advisory boards of Amazon and Oculus VR for Good. She served in the U.S. Air Force. Connect with her on LinkedIn or Twitter.