ELENA MALAKHATKA

ELENA MALAKHATKA

Community Director for Stockholm

COMMUNITY DIRECTOR BIO
Elena has two MS degrees in Sustainable Engineering and Energy Technology. She conducted her Ph.D. research at Royal Institute of Technology on 'Big Data & Business Models' and spent one year studying visual art and filmmaking in Los Angeles. For the past two years Elena has worked closely with 2morrow Film Festival and developing special projects for them such as: 360 Story Lab, VR Salon, and Digital Storytelling 4room. 

Currently Elena is developing the VR SCIENTIFIC FESTIVAL and IMMERSIVE SCIENCE FOUNDATION in Sweden. 

René Pinnell

As a filmmaker & designer, René produced the acclaimed comedy show Backpack Picnic, directed the feature documentary The King of Texas, sold a TV pilot to MTV, designed 5 products & founded 2 companies.