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Wednesday, May 8 • 1:00pm - 1:50pm
Language and the Machine: How Algorithms are Changing the Way We Connect and Communicate

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While it’s true that the onward march of innovation has disrupted and in some cases dismantled entire industries, we are also seeing an even more profound change, which we believe will result in the greatest or worst shift in human communication in our history.

  • How is tech changing the way we do music, listen to music, connect and communicate?
  • How could we use AI to enhance craftsmanship and musical talent in music creation?
  • How MyData, human-centric personal data, could change the way we discover music?
  • How will voice recommendation algorithms and language processing change the way people listen to music?
  • Would you let an algorithm manage your music taste? You will.
  • How biodata processing and sensors will come new a language for collaborative music experiences?

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Virginie Berger

Founder and Managing Partner, DBTH Capital Ventures
Virginie Berger is the Founder and Managing Partner of DBHT Capital Ventures, a consulting firm for technology and media businesses, specializing in strategy, marketing, and business development. Berger is a managing partner as well for the venture capital fund that focuses on music... Read More →

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Nicolas Roebben

CEO, Himeta Technologies
Nicholas Roebben is the CEO of Himeta Technologies, a Belgian startup that offers music creators and distributors the opportunity to embed a unique and immutable identifier in each desired copy of their licensed digital master records. Himeta's breakthrough patented technology generates... Read More →
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Michael Shanley

Vice President, Head of Business Development, Music Reports
Michael Shanley is Vice President & Head of Business Development at Music Reports. He has more than 15 years’ experience implementing enterprise level software solutions in the music and intellectual property rights business sector, and currently leads the development of Songdex... Read More →
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Adrien Stern

Co-Founder, Mediarite
Adrien is the CEO & co-founder of Mediarite, a metadata capture and validation platform for creatives and labels. Adrien started his career on the creative side. By age 21, he was touring across Europe as guitarist and manager of Reggae Band, Najavibes. He booked his band in festivals... Read More →

Wednesday May 8, 2019 1:00pm - 1:50pm CDT
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