Kathleen Cohen

AUREA Jury Chair & Experience Strategist, The Collaboratorium

Kathleen Cohen is an Experience Strategist focusing on building innovative and engaging, even hyper reality visitor experiences utilizing immersive & disruptive tech platforms, storytelling, AI, data, and creative thinking. After a longstanding multi-platform career envisioning & building video games, web content, animations, mobile and wearable products for DreamWorks Interactive, IBM Innovation and Disney Worldwide Parks and Resorts, Cohen formed The Collaboratorium consultancy. The Collaboratorium is now an XR consortium focusing on engaging experiences for themed attractions, location based entertainment, family entertainment centers and the public streetscape. Think of the Collaboratorium as both interpreters and general contractors of where the physical meets the virtual world by integrating a new reality, while sitting at the cross section of imagination, product development and visitor experience.