AI&U – Music, picture and innovation: How can we dwell with clever tech?

Welcome to our common column on the necessary issues to see and do for the ANZ startup neighborhood, dropped at you by the director of the Spark Festival, Maxine Sherrin.

For those who’d wish to know extra, signal as much as the Weekly Sparks, Maxine’s roundup of all that’s on in Australian tech and startups, which comes out each Monday. 

The ultimate week of AI&U is all about enjoyable, creativity… and critical issues equivalent to AI security, ethics and accountability. Up to now occasions have been promoting out with fascinating, and extremely engaged audiences, so should you haven’t had an opportunity already, be sure you get alongside to the previous couple of occasions within the sequence:



The Beat of the Future: AI & Music

Tue Might 9, 6pm

The Chippo Resort, Chippendale

Head over to The Chippo for a night of musical performances AND dialog about the way forward for music and synthetic intelligence. Expertise the creativity of machine-generated music, as we delve into the potential of synthetic intelligence to remodel the world of music. By way of dwell performances and demonstrations, you’ll witness the facility of AI to generate and improve musical compositions, creating totally new sounds and genres.

Imagine: Free Your Creativity with AI Image Generation

Wed Might 10, 6pm

Haymarket HQ, Haymarket

Find out how AI picture technology really works, and see how this highly effective tech can be utilized to create beautiful and distinctive photographs. Get able to expertise the magic of instruments equivalent to Midjourney. We’ll additionally dive deep into the artwork of crafting efficient prompts that can encourage the AI algorithm to create wonderful photographs. You’ll study ideas and methods for writing prompts which are inventive, partaking, and yield spectacular outcomes.

Playing with AI: Boost Your Creativity and Innovation

Wed Might 10, 6pm

UTS Startups, Broadway

On this interactive session, you’ll learn to use Utilized Improvisation (AI) methods to play and study with Synthetic Intelligence (AI) programs. Additionally, you will get to discover the advantages and dangers of utilizing AI in your private {and professional} life, and find out how to collaborate and talk higher with these programs. You’ll have enjoyable, problem your self, and develop your creativity and innovation abilities in a supportive atmosphere. Additionally, you will be part of partaking dialogue to problem and ‘sure and…’ fellow members. What’s to not love about that?

AI for Humans: Responsible, Safe and Ethical Artificial Intelligence

Thu Might 11, 6pm

Sydney College of Entrepreneurship, Ultimo

As AI turns into extra prevalent in society, it’s essential to make sure that it’s developed and deployed in a accountable, protected, and moral method that places people first. At this remaining dialog within the  AI&U sequence we’ll be exploring the intersection of expertise and humanity at this vital time in historical past. Our skilled audio system will delve into the most recent developments in AI ethics, security, and accountability, and share insights on how we will create a extra equitable and sustainable future with clever applied sciences.