Xander is an independent Belgian Machine Learning researcher, YouTube vlogger and freelance digital artist. After discovering the field through his master thesis on brain-computer interfaces, Xander led the applied research division at Belgian AI scale-up ML6 where he was in charge of applying the latest research developments of AI to ongoing projects. As a freelancer, Xander is now focusing on the emerging industry of generative media, creating new tools for creative expression and human-machine collaboration.
Generative AI, a new paradigm for creative expression and the media industry
From DeepFakes to GPT-3 generated articles, thispersondoesnotexist.com and generative design: AI is changing the way we create digital content. This talk will give a general overview of the technology that's enabling this new media tool set as well as what we can expect for the near future of digital media in the era of human-machine collaboration.