Ingrid Kopp is a co-founder of Electric South, a non-profit initiative to develop virtual reality and other new forms of storytelling across Africa. Electric South works with interdisciplinary artists across the continent to develop, produce and distribute immersive work. In this role, she produces and facilitates an annual residential lab, and is an executive producer on award winning VR projects, including The Other Dakar and Le Lac.
Ingrid also works with the Tribeca Film Festival as an XR curator and is on the editorial collective of Immerse, an online publication about emerging storytelling. Ingrid is also a member of the Global Future Council on Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality at the World Economic Forum.
Prior to moving back to South Africa, Ingrid was Director of Interactive at the Tribeca Film Institute in New York City.