More than sixty five years ago, Walt Disney created a secretive think tank with artists, designers, engineers, and scientists he called, "Imagineers," to design and build the first theme park, Disneyland. Today, Walt Disney Imagineering creates immersive and innovative Disney attractions, parks, hotels, and cruise ships all around the world. Join Creative Development Executive, Josh Gorin, as shares his journey to becoming an Imagineer and provides examples of how science, technology, engineering, arts, and math come together everyday to bring magic to life.
Josh Gorin Creative Development Executive, Walt Disney Imagineering
Josh Gorin is the creative development executive for Blue Sky and Creative Strategy at Walt Disney Imagineering. In this role, Josh oversees the development process for early creative exploration of new and innovative Disney entertainment experiences all around the world.
Resources mentioned in video:
Imagineering in a Box - available in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Chinese, Polish and soon Czechoslovakian
Walt Disney Imagineering includes over 100 different disciplines with a broad range in fields of study. - Profiles and more info about careers
More info about internships - https://sites.disney.com/waltdisneyimagineering/internships/
A virtual walk-through we created a few years ago (thus, no masks!)
Science of Imagineering DVDs - shopDisney.com
Disney partners with Hour of Code
Great recap of Pandora - The World of Avatar
Development of Star Wars charater, Hondo - https://sites.disney.com/waltdisneyimagineering/a-1000/
Creating experiences for all at Shanghai Disneyland
Follow us on Instagram! @WaltDisneyImagineering