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Maxwell Planck

Virtual Reality Technical Producer; CEO & Co-Founder of Adventure Lab

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Maxwell Planck Biography

Max Planck graduated from MIT in 2004 with a degree in computer science (specializing in computer graphics). After graduation, he worked at Pixar for 10 years as a technical director working on movies like Cars, WALL-E, Up, Brave, and The Good Dinosaur creating creative technology around lighting, shading, animation, and simulation.

He cofounded Oculus Story Studio in 2014 where he produced and supervised some of the early groundbreaking, award winning narrative experiences in VR including Lost, Henry, Dear Angelica, and Wolves in the Walls. Planck won an Emmy for his work with Henry and Wolves in the Walls. He won a Lumiere and Peabody Award for Dear Angelica.

Planck loves video games, board games, jigsaw puzzles, immersive theater (he saw Speakeasy SF 5 times!), role playing games like Dungeons & Dragons (DM for 4 years). He grew up adoring game shows like Double Dare and Legends of the Hidden Temple.

Planck’s biggest adventure to date: he and his wife are obsessed with escape rooms, having escaped 90+ together. His proudest and most adventurous moment is when he used the final puzzle of an escape room to propose.

Speaking Topics
    • Virtual Reality Storytelling
    • Building & Running a Virtual Reality Studio
    • Using a Game Engine to tell Stories
    • Immersive Virtual Reality (aka Immersive Cinema)
    • Positionally Tracked Virtual Reality • Oculous Story Studio is designing a computer generated experience running in a real-time game engine, where the user can walk around in the stories created. Building an experience that balances visual quality, performance, and readability of story is a unique challenge in "immersive cinema."

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Virtual Reality Technical Producer; CEO & Co-Founder of Adventure Lab

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Maxwell Planck Biography

Max Planck graduated from MIT in 2004 with a degree in computer science (specializing in computer graphics). After graduation, he worked at Pixar for 10 years as a technical director working on movies like Cars, WALL-E, Up, Brave, and The Good Dinosaur creating creative technology around lighting, shading, animation, and simulation.

He cofounded Oculus Story Studio in 2014 where he produced and supervised some of the early groundbreaking, award winning narrative experiences in VR including Lost, Henry, Dear Angelica, and Wolves in the Walls. Planck won an Emmy for his work with Henry and Wolves in the Walls. He won a Lumiere and Peabody Award for Dear Angelica.

Planck loves video games, board games, jigsaw puzzles, immersive theater (he saw Speakeasy SF 5 times!), role playing games like Dungeons & Dragons (DM for 4 years). He grew up adoring game shows like Double Dare and Legends of the Hidden Temple.

Planck’s biggest adventure to date: he and his wife are obsessed with escape rooms, having escaped 90+ together. His proudest and most adventurous moment is when he used the final puzzle of an escape room to propose.

Maxwell Planck Speaking Topics

    • Virtual Reality Storytelling
    • Building & Running a Virtual Reality Studio
    • Using a Game Engine to tell Stories
    • Immersive Virtual Reality (aka Immersive Cinema)
    • Positionally Tracked Virtual Reality • Oculous Story Studio is designing a computer generated experience running in a real-time game engine, where the user can walk around in the stories created. Building an experience that balances visual quality, performance, and readability of story is a unique challenge in "immersive cinema."

Maxwell Planck Videos

  • Interview with Maxwell Planck: TEDxGatewayArch
    Interview with Maxwell Planck about his TEDxGatewayArch Bounce! talk on storytelling through virtual reality.
  • How Virtual Reality Changes the Story
    Max talks about the new story telling experience for Virtual Reality. These are frontier times for the vocabulary and technology that will be with us...
  • Oculus Connect 2: Introduction to VR Filmmaking from Oculus Story...
    Oculus Connect 2 is our second annual developer conference where engineers, designers, and creatives from around the world come together to learn...

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  • How to book Maxwell Planck?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Maxwell Planck for both live and virtual events for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment. Fill out a booking request form for Maxwell Planck, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Maxwell Planck or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Maxwell Planck?

    Booking fees for Maxwell Planck, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies between live and virtual events. Other factors that can affect speaker fees include the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. The live and virtual event speaking fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Maxwell Planck, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Maxwell Planck?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Maxwell Planck for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Maxwell Planck for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Maxwell Planck or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Maxwell Planck or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Maxwell Planck is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics such as. The estimated speaking fee range to book Maxwell Planck for your event is $5,000 - $10,000. Maxwell Planck generally travels from San Francisco Bay Area, CA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are George Bloom, Brenda Louise Romero, Cathy Hackl, Alex Salkever and Jesse Schell. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Maxwell Planck for an upcoming live or virtual event.

Maxwell Planck Speaking Topics

    • Virtual Reality Storytelling
    • Building & Running a Virtual Reality Studio
    • Using a Game Engine to tell Stories
    • Immersive Virtual Reality (aka Immersive Cinema)
    • Positionally Tracked Virtual Reality • Oculous Story Studio is designing a computer generated experience running in a real-time game engine, where the user can walk around in the stories created. Building an experience that balances visual quality, performance, and readability of story is a unique challenge in "immersive cinema."

Maxwell Planck Speaker Videos

  • Interview with Maxwell Planck: TEDxGatewayArch
    Interview with Maxwell Planck about his TEDxGatewayArch Bounce! talk on storytelling through virtual reality.
    How Virtual Reality Changes the Story
    Max talks about the new story telling experience for Virtual Reality. These are frontier times for the vocabulary and technology that will be with us for decades to come.
  • Oculus Connect 2: Introduction to VR Filmmaking from Oculus Story Studio
    Oculus Connect 2 is our second annual developer conference where engineers, designers, and creatives from around the world come together to learn about the future of the Oculus platform and push...
    Henry by Oculus Story Studio | Developer Interview | Unreal Engine
    Maxwell Planck from Oculus Story Studio joins the UE Community team to talk tech in regards to making Henry, their beautiful cinematic VR Experience.

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This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

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