Tempest will demonstrate live on stage how people can interact with new tech in a virtual world and how this new field can be accessible and equitable.
The IBC2023 Conference has announced Marco Tempest, a creative technologist, illusionist, and mixed reality innovator, as a Keynote Speaker. His presentation, titled ‘Virtual Production & the Metaverse: A future where everyone is invited to play,’ will be a free-to-attend session open to all attendees of the show.
Tempest is a prominent figure in the industry, known for his work in future technologies, augmented reality (AR), and virtual reality (VR) to create immersive experiences. He holds positions such as Creative Technologist at NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Directors Fellow Alumni at MIT Media Lab, and Founder of the consortium magicLab, focusing on science, illusion, and digital technology.
During the session, Tempest will showcase a combination of generative AI, mixed reality, storytelling, gestural sensing, and swarm robotics to offer a glimpse into an augmented future. The keynote will feature live demonstrations on stage, illustrating how individuals can interact with new technologies in a virtual world and how this emerging field can be inclusive and accessible.
In a session, Tempest will combine generative AI, mixed reality, storytelling, gestural sensing and swarm robotics to provide a glimpse of a delightful, augmented future.
Tempest’s keynote address is scheduled for 1 pm on Saturday, September 16, at the Forum in the RAI Amsterdam, marking the second day of the IBC2023 Conference.