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Art & Algorithms – Coding to Create


14 Darling Dr
2009 NSW

International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC)
Art and Algorithms - Coding to Create

Event Details

This special event is a panel discussion with some of Australia's leading innovators in digital creativity.

Leading the dialogue will be Sally-Ann Williams from Google illustrating how computer science and creativity come together. The event will showcase the brilliant special effects of Rising Sun Pictures as Co-founder Wayne Lewis takes us through the astounding layers that go into every special effects scene.

David McGrath, from Dolby Australia, will talk about how sound engineering is a creative pursuit. David is a co-founder of Lake Technologies, a homegrown sound innovation company acquired by Dolby in 2004. This led to the continuation of a thriving hub of sound innovation which is now Dolby Australia.

Dr Martin Tomitsch from the University of Sydney Design Lab will set the scene and moderate the discussion as we explore the interwoven experience that comes from art and algorithms.

Drinks and canapés (included in ticket price) will be served after the discussion.

Event schedule:

5.30 - Registration/doors open

6.30 - Event begins

7.30 - Event ends followed by networking drinks till 8.30pm

Access and Inclusion

  • Wheelchair accessible - Access to the venue is suitable for wheelchairs (toilets, ramps/lifts etc.) and designated wheelchair spaces are available.
  • Hearing loop - A hearing loop (sometimes called an audio induction loop) is a special type of sound system for use by people with hearing aids. The hearing loop provides a magnetic, wireless signal that is picked up by the hearing aid when it is set to 'T' (Telecoil) setting. Many venues have an induction hearing loop system. Check if your venue has this system.
  • Companion card - The Companion Card is for people with a significant permanent disability, who always need a companion to provide attendant care type support in order to participate at most available community venues and activities.