Creativity and AI
AI + Creativity Symposium
A co-presentation of UNSW Art + Design and UNSW CSE
Tuesday 20th November
Lecture Theatre EG02, UNSW Art & Design, Paddington
The UNSW Shuttle Bus departs from Kensington at 8:30am to arrive at Paddington by 9:15am.
|9:30am||Welcome and opening remarks
Scientia Prof. Dennis Del Favero, Dr. Denise Thwaites & Dr. Susanne Thurow
|9:40||Session 1: Human and/or Machine: Creativity at the Interstice
How do we translate creativity and intelligence, between the ‘artificial’ and human realms? How does creation emerge through their interaction?
Speakers: Prof. David Rye (USyd), Prof. Keir Winesmith (UNSW/Winesmith Digital Studio), Dr. Kazjon Grace (USyd).
|11:30||Session 2: Aesthetic Intelligence
Do distinctive aesthetics accompany new forms of intelligence?
Speakers: Dr. Anton Bogdanovych (UWS), Dr. Chris Danta (UNSW SAM), Monica Monin (UTS), A/Prof. Tomasz Bednarz (UNSW A&D),
|2:00||Session 3: Using Data Intelligently, Reasoning Creatively
How does creativity reflect the next frontier of computational intelligence?
Speakers: Prof. Richard Nock (Data61), Prof. Maurice Pagnucco (UNSW CSE)
|4:00||Session 4: A Better World with AI? Problems and Possibilities
Can AI assist in re-creating the world for the better? What are the social and ethical possibilities for change?
Speakers: Prof. Keir Winesmith (Old Ways, New), Prof. Janet Chan (UNSW Law), Dr. Amy McLennan (3Ai, ANU)
Prof. Maurice Pagnucco