Gayatri Parameswaran is an award-winning immersive journalist and creator from India. Her work KUSUNDA: Speak to Awaken has been exhibited at the Venice International Film Festival, SXSW, United Nations, HotDocs, Zentrum für Kunst und Medien, and have won the ‘Best Use of Immersive Arts’ at SXSW 2019 among other accolades. She is currently based in Berlin, where she co-founded NowHere Media – a storytelling studio that views contemporary issues through a critical lens. Gayatri is most excited about using VR as a medium to create realities for a desirable future. She has researched and worked in over 30 countries, including Syria, Iraq, Turkey, Myanmar, India, Mexico, Nicaragua and the US.