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Ars Electronica 2020

Challenging the limits of AI for the next generation of co-creative tools
September 11 through Sun 13 September 2020,

Online festival

IRCAM AIxMusic garden will display multidisciplinary views of both the scientific and creative research carried out on AI.

It will feature six events: 

Friday, September 11, 4:00pm - 4:05pm (UTC +2)
AI Creative Agents: The Man I Love
a video featuring the Improtek project interpreted by Hervé Sellin (FR) and Remi Fox (FR);

Friday, September 11, 4:05pm - 4:25pm (UTC +2)
Three Ladies Project
performance by artist Georges Bloch featuring the DYCI2Lib technology at Manifeste 2020.

Friday, September 11, 4:25pm - 4:30pm (UTC +2)
Little Etudes for Piano
 
a performance by Elaine Chew (FR) a series of short piano pieces based on cardiac electrical anomalies each described by Pier Lambiase (UK);

Friday, September 11, 5:00pm - 6:17pm (UTC +2)
Talk : Musical Generativities
a discussion panel In the framework of the Forum Vertigo 2020;

  • Facilitator: Hugues Vinet (FR), Director of Innovation and Research
  • With Douglas Eck (US), Principal Scientist, Google Research
  • Erin Gee, Composer and Professor, Brandeis University
  • Giulia Lorusso (IT), Composer / Alessandro Rudi, Researcher, INRIA and École Normale Supérieure
  • Jérôme Nika (FR), Researcher
  • Alexander Schubert (DE), Musician, Performer, Composer

Saturday, September 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm (UTC +2)
Can we do the same with less – AI in 64 Kb

a hands-on workshop in English for the AIxMusic Hackathon by Philippe Esling (FR) introducing techniques for lightweight AI and demonstration of embedded technologies;

Sunday, September 13, 1:35pm - 2:25pm (UTC +2)
Frontiers
of Music and Artificial Intelligence 
a panel organized by Elaine Chew (FR), and discussions with Dorien Herremans (BE) and Philippe Esling (FR);

IRCAM – CNRS UMR 9912 STMS – Sorbonne Université / Equipe représentations musicales – Groupe ACIDS / The AIxMusic Festival, a S+T+ARTS flagship event, is organised by Ars Electronica and the European Commission.