06 Dec DEG Presents 5th Annual Hedy Lamarr Award to Former Dolby Exec Poppy Crum [Media Play News]
(Above) Poppy Crum, former chief scientist at Dolby Laboratories at The Hedy Lamarr Awards.
By Stephanie Prange
December 6, 2021 | DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group Dec. 6 awarded Poppy Crum, former chief scientist at Dolby Laboratories, the Hedy Lamarr Award for Innovation in Entertainment Technology in a virtual presentation.
In its fifth year, the Hedy Lamarr Award recognizes female executives in the fields of entertainment and technology who have made a significant contribution to the industry.
At Dolby, Crum is responsible for integrating neuroscience and data science into algorithm design, technology development and technology strategy. She is also an adjunct professor at Stanford University, focusing on the impact of modern technologies and immersive environments such as augmented and virtual reality on neuroplasticity and learning.
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