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#MTF Exclusives

 

 

#MTF EXCLUSIVE* 

the OFFICIAL launch of STOCKHOLM TECH WEEK AND #MTF LABS

monday 3 september 2018

16:00 R1 REACTOR HALL

*EXCLUSIVE TO #MTFLabs participants AND VIPS

With a foreword by Anna Gissler, CEO of Stockholm Business Region, and Sigbritt Carlsson, Rector of KTH, a series of luminaries open a week of innovation at the junction between disciplines. Danica Kragic kickstarts #MTFLabs with a speech about AI, followed by Imogen Heap on Mycelia and blockchain, Airan Berg on blurring the boundaries between science and art, Carl and Åsa Unander-Scharin on their drone opera project, Luke Ritchie from the London Philharmonia on VR performance,  and Nokia Bell Labs Artist-in-Residence Reeps One on beatboxing and neural networks. Première of new work by kinetic sculptor and Scott Polar Research Institute Artist in Residence Kat Austen, in collaboration with music technologist Servando Barreiro. Introductions to the #MTFLabs and the extraordinary R1 Nuclear Reactor Hall by Leif Handberg and Michela Magas.

 

 

 

#MTF EXCLUSIVE* 

the launch of #MTFLabs

monday 3 september 2018

16:00 R1 REACTOR HALL

*EXCLUSIVE TO #MTFLabs participants AND VIPS

A series of luminaries open a week of innovation at the junction between disciplines. Danica Kragic kickstarts #MTFLabs with a speech about AI, followed by Imogen Heap on Mycelia and blockchain, Airan Berg on blurring the boundaries between science and art, Carl and Åsa Unander-Scharin on their drone opera project, Luke Ritchie from the London Philharmonia on VR performance,  and Nokia Bell Labs Fellow Reeps One on beatboxing and neural networks. Première of new work by kinetic sculptor and Scott Polar Research Institute Artist in Residence Kat Austen, in collaboration with music technologist Servando Barreiro. Introductions to the #MTFLabs and the extraordinary R1 Nuclear Reactor Hall by Leif Handberg and Michela Magas.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#MTF EXCLUSIVE* 

SWEDISH PREMIÈRE OF
WE SPEAK MUSIC

introduced by REEPS ONE

TUESDAY 4 september 2018

19:00 R1 REACTOR HALL

*EXCLUSIVE TO #MTFLabs participants AND VIPS

Earlier this year Reeps One, Artist in Residence at Nokia Bell Labs, began an experiment, training a machine to emulate his voice. The Deep Learning AI system was able to not only replicate his composition but predict what would follow.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#MTF EXCLUSIVE* 

SWEDISH PREMIÈRE OF

WE SPEAK MUSIC

introduced by REEPS ONE

TUESDAY 4 september 2018

19:00 R1 REACTOR HALL

*EXCLUSIVE TO #MTFLabs participants AND VIPS

Earlier this year Reeps One, Artist in Residence at Nokia Bell Labs, began an experiment, training a machine to emulate his voice. The Deep Learning AI system was able to not only replicate his composition but predict what would follow.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#MTF EXCLUSIVE* 

SWEDISH PREMIÈRE OF CONNY PLANK: THE POTENTIAL OF NOISE

introduced by Stephan PLank

WEDNESDAY 5 september 2018

17:00 R1 REACTOR HALL

*EXCLUSIVE TO #MTFLabs participants AND VIPS

A film about the pioneering German music producer Conny Plank by his son Stephan Plank who grew up surrounded by legendary electronic musicians. Conny Plank: the potential of noise is being shown in Sweden for the very first time, introduced by the film maker himself.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#MTF EXCLUSIVE* 

SWEDISH PREMIÈRE OF CONNY PLANK: THE POTENTIAL OF NOISE

introduced by Stephan PLank

WEDNESDAY 5 september 2018

17:00 R1 REACTOR HALL

*EXCLUSIVE TO #MTFLabs participants AND VIPS

A film about the pioneering German music producer Conny Plank by his son Stephan Plank who grew up surrounded by legendary electronic musicians. Conny Plank: the potential of noise is being shown in Sweden for the very first time, introduced by the film maker himself.

#MTF EXCLUSIVE* 

AN INTIMATE EVENING WITH IMOGEN HEAP

Thursday 6 september 2018

18:00 R1 REACTOR HALL

*EXCLUSIVE TO #MTFLabs participants AND VIPS

An intimate evening with performance and talks by one of the greatest innovators of our time bridging science and art. Imogen will talk us through her performance with a grand piano, MiMu gloves and a range of Mycelia technologies. We will hear the latest from the blockchain labs, and consider new ways for managing artist rights and data. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#MTF EXCLUSIVE* 

AN INTIMATE EVENING WITH IMOGEN HEAP

Thursday 6 september 2018

18:00 R1 REACTOR HALL

*EXCLUSIVE TO #MTFLabs participants AND VIPS

An intimate evening with performance and talks by one of the greatest innovators of our time bridging science and art. Imogen will talk us through her performance with a grand piano, MiMu gloves and a range of Mycelia technologies. We will hear the latest from the blockchain labs, and consider new ways for managing artist rights and data. 

#MTF EXCLUSIVE* 

LIVE moon bounce PERFORMANCE

FRIday 7 september 2018

13:00 R1 REACTOR HALL

*EXCLUSIVE TO #MTFLabs participants AND VIPS

Artist in Residence at the DWINGELOO RADIO TELESCOPE (NE), Martine-Nicole Rojina (GER), performs live in collaboration with Jan van Muijlwijk (NE) and Harry Keizer (NE) of CAMRAS,  using one of the world’s first radio astronomy antennas to bounce the human voice and musical instruments from the surface of the moon. The waves which travel through space together with the surface structure of the moon “colour” the transmitted signals in a very characteristic way revealing the lunar voice.

 

 

 

 

 

#MTF EXCLUSIVE* 

LIVE moon bounce PERFORMANCE

FRIday 7 september 2018

13:00 R1 REACTOR HALL

*EXCLUSIVE TO #MTFLabs participants AND VIPS

Artist in Residence at the DWINGELOO RADIO TELESCOPE (NE), Martine-Nicole Rojina (GER), performs live in collaboration with Jan van Muijlwijk (NE) and Harry Keizer (NE) of CAMRAS,  using one of the world’s first radio astronomy antennas to bounce the human voice and musical instruments from the surface of the moon. The waves which travel through space together with the surface structure of the moon “colour” the transmitted signals in a very characteristic way revealing the lunar voice.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#MTF EXCLUSIVE* 

PREVIEW OF THE AERIAL ROBOTIC CHOIR

introduced by CARL & ÅSA UNANDER-SCHARIN

FRIDAY 7 september 2018

17:00 R1 REACTOR HALL

*EXCLUSIVE TO SELECTED INVITED AUDIENCES

An exclusive preview of the Aerial Robotic Choir, never before seen by the public, this project merges technological research with ancient theatrical and operatic traditions by using drones as an opera choir. The project will take part in a full-scale operatic performance in the Croatian National Theatre Ivan Zajc in Rijeka, Croatia, in 2019. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#MTF EXCLUSIVE* 

PREVIEWS OF #MTFLabs PERFORMANCE AI

FRIDAY 7 september 2018

17:00 R1 REACTOR HALL

SATUrDAY 8 SEPTEMBER

14:00 and 17:00 R1 Reactor hall

*EXCLUSIVE TO SELECTED INVITED AUDIENCES

A group of 70 high level experts spend the entire week of 3-7 September collaborating on experiments in AI, robotics, data, fashion tech, VR, neuroscience and more. The #MTF Labs focus on cross-disciplinary collaborations and aim to create hybrid technological solutions. They culminate with a challenge to the traditional 3-minute pitch, in an exclusive 20 minute performance showcased to select festival audiences over the weekend of the 7-9 September.

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