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Graham Roberts

The New York Times
Director of Immersive Platforms Storytelling
Graham Roberts is an award winning journalist at The New York Times, focusing on innovation in visual journalism. As Director of Immersive Platforms Storytelling, he leads a team that explores new approaches in video, motion graphics, and virtual/augmented reality. This also includes co-direction of editorial for NYT VR, the Times' dedicated virtual reality platform. Recently Graham led an initiative that brought together teams from product, design and the newsroom to introduce augmented reality to the core New York Times platform. Graham also teaches motion graphics at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, and speaks internationally at schools and conferences. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife, Jessica Ferri, a writer and singer and creator of Dearly Departed, their son Roman, and dog Ralphie.