Penelope Thomas
Project Manager - Applied Industry Research
Australian Film Television & Radio School
Australia

Penelope has managed a number of research projects including VR Noir, Biometrics on Audience Engagement, and Precipice, an immersive binaural narrative. Her interest is in bringing together inclusive collaborative teams drawn from local, national and international expressions of interest to explore technology for communication and art. Penelope has a BA in English Literature and Theatre Studies, a Graduate Diploma in Education, a Master of Arts in Applied Linguistics, and she has studied Leading and Managing Research at the University of Melbourne. Penelope is currently writing her thesis and presenting her Approach to achieving collaborative innovation across the Arts and Sciences.