Deepa Mann-Kler is CEO Neon; Director Belfast XR Festival; Visiting Professor in Immersive Futures Ulster University; Executive Producer for Virtual Production at Aura Studios; Artist and member of BAFTA Connect. Neon harnesses the power of immersive technologies to create authentic augmented and virtual reality narrative driven experiences. As Director and Producer, Neon has won multiple awards most lately with Discover ME. Neon launched The Metaverse & Me AR, AR Peace Wall and AR Street Art apps freely available on iOS and Play Store. A TEDx speaker “Being Human” and thought leader Deepa regularly keynotes on the intersection of storytelling, digital transformation, technical innovation, leadership, inclusion, ethics, bias, data, AI, design and creativity.