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CREATIVE ECONOMY ORBITAL TALKS


10:00

Welcome


10:10 - 12:05

Workshop: Recreating story telling with The Internet of Toys (IoT): Breathing life into dead toys 

A hands-on and interactive session looking at how integrating simple electronics and connected programmable electronics with old recycled toys can create new and advanced ways of story-telling.


12:10 - 13:55

Networking break 


14:00 - 14:25

The role of art in understanding AI, humanity and addressing societal challenges

Christian’s creative studio specialises in the intersection of art and technology. In this session he will explore how art is key in enhancing understanding of machine learning and decision intelligence whilst highlighting the potential for art to transform humanity and society.   


14:30 - 14:45

The rise of the AI Designer: Automating fashion and using deep learning to drive fashion design

DeepBlue Technology developed the AI “Designer” DeepVogue which won the People’s Choice Award at China’s International Fashion Design Innovation competition. Stitch Fix utilises AI widely to enhance the fashion retail consumer experience. It is noted that technology is certainly automating fashion, so could AI eventually replace the designer? This session will explore the impact of AI on creative jobs. 


15:00  - 15:25

Reaching new heights of creativity with 3D design and AR  

Exploring the exponential potential for creativity when 3D design converges with augmented reality technology. 


15:30 - 15:55

Networking break 


16:00 - 16:35

‘The Experience Economy’: Is Immersive XR, the new reality?

Digital and physical worlds are merging which is changing experience expectations. This panel will explore the potential of VR and XR in transforming entertainment. 


16:40 - 16:55

Taking autonomous vehicles to the next level with immersive entertainment 

This session showcases how technology is transforming how passengers consume content in cars, join to appreciate the exciting potential for immersive entertainment in an autonomous driving world. 


17:00

End of Creative Economy Orbital Talks day 1


10:00

Welcome


10:10 - 11:05

Workshop: Accelerating innovation in Fashion & Design 


11:10 - 12:05

Workshop: How artists can build a fan base and make money with livestreaming 

This session is a straightforward look at the phenomenon of livestreaming and how to get started. Join to understand what makes live streaming different than all other social content and why it’s so effective at creating fan engagement. Identify what equipment and tools you’ll need to produce a livestream and how you can monetise content and grow your audience. 


12:10 - 13:55

Networking break 


14:00 - 14:25

A new digital ecosystem for new creative economies

Hear from the founders of the first decentralized ecosystem for new creative economies. Understand how creators and users are enabled to fund, protect, share and trade physical and digital assets. 


14:30 - 14:55

How we built the world's first AI-powered fashion boutique

Opened in 2020, hear from the founders of the world's first AI-powered fashion boutique that only stocks items that are trending on social media. Consider could this be the future of fashion? 


15:00 - 15:25

The benefit of bringing more diversity to the creative economy 

Exploring the combined role of diversity and deployment of Industry 4.0 technologies in future proofing creative organisations. 


15:30 - 15:55

Networking break 


16:00 - 16:10

LIVE PERFORMANCE: Reinventing the future of electronic music with robots!

Moritz Simon Geist is a performer, musicologist, and robotics engineer. He started because he wants to invent the future of electronic music – with robots! His background is both as a classical musician and a robotics engineer, with an expertise in prototyping technologies and 3D-Printing.


16:15 - 16:55

The new era of music

The future will see live streaming of music videos and concert elevated to a next level with enhanced 5G speeds and low latency. VR, AR, and hologram shows. Hear from the expert technology moguls who are leading the worlds largest music enterprises as they share insight on the trends to watch from the 2021 and beyond.


17:00

End of Creative Economy Orbital Talks day 2


10:00

Welcome


10:10 - 11:55

Masterclass: Finding success of social media!

Join these digital gurus for a social media master class that will equip you with the knowledge enabling effective definition and maintenance of your brand, Understand how create engaging promotional content that connects with your audience and recognise the winning strategy to grow your following. 


12:00 - 13:25

Networking break 


13:30 - 13:55

Technology transforming the music landscape for beatmakers

Once upon a time the Dutch producer YoungKio uploaded a beat to Beatstars, licensed this to an aspiring rapper named Lil Nas X for $30. Lil Nas X then made the biggest song of 2019 through the once up and coming app TikTok. The landscape of beatmaking is evolving rapidly and will continue as digitisation continues. Hear from the found of BeatStars for unique insight on how music production and release is set to transform in the future.


14:00 - 14:25

Blockchain giving power back to the musician

Blockchain has the potential to change the level of control artists have over their work. By removing the intermediaries between artist and consumer, blockchain may solve data and money issues in creative content – join this session to find out how.  


14:30 - 14:55

5G and the future of media 

5G technology is set to transform how we live, work and play. This transformative technology is creating endless opportunities for content and experience. In this session, speakers will explore the future of media and highlight why what 5G and exponential technologies are set to inspire in the future. 


15:00 - 15:25

Networking break 


15:30 - 15:55

Smart Art: Technology driving digital art

Reviewing how technology is influencing illustration and digital painting. 


16:00 - 16:15

Art as a key in actualising empathetic AI  

Media artist and director Refik Anadol is recognised worldwide among the most important practitioners working with machine intelligence and parametric data sculpture. His session will discuss examples of how the arts can link with industrial research and development, both to tame technology and make its development more empathic. 


16:20 - 16:25

Live Performance: Team Uncanny – Winners of the AI Eurovision Contest

Team Uncanny Valley is passionate about algorithmically generated work. The Australian team came up with the remarkable idea of using a neural network and training it on audio samples of Australian animals including koalas, kookaburras and Tasmanian devils. This audio led them to victory in winning the AI Eurovision Contest. 


16:30

End of Creative Economy Orbitals Talks