Dekker Dreyer is an immersive artist and filmmaker. MovieMaker and Entrepreneur magazines have called him a VR Pioneer. In addition to his own body of artwork as Phantom Astronaut, he is the founder of Clever Fox, a creative studio with immersive media clients that include Disney, Warner Bros, and Hallmark Channel. He has created XR experiences with recording artists ranging from Devo and Bootsy Collins to Disturbed. At Columbia College Chicago he is the author and instructor of their online immersive media producing course and at Slamdance he is the curator and organizer of DIG (Digital Interactive and Gaming), a yearly showcase of emerging interactive art.