AI & Creativity


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How does AI interact with creativity? Join us for a fascinating panel discussion with mathematician Marcus du Sautoy, composer Emily Howard and Sarah Ellis, the RSC's Director of Digital Development.

Panellists: Marcus du Sautoy (Simonyi Professor for the Public Understanding of Science), Emily Howard (Professor of Composition, Royal Northern College of Music) and Sarah Ellis (Head of Digital Development, Royal Shakespeare Company). Chair: Rana Mitter (Professor of the History and Politics of Modern China).

Bringing together world leading researchers and industry professionals, this event will explore how creatives are harnessing the power of new technologies to fashion new kinds of creative and artistic practice in theatre and music. How have they engaged in the AI revolution, and what implications does it have for creativity and the arts?

Further event involving Emily Howard:

Calculus of the Nervous System - 18th November 2019

Free entry, booking required. Book via Eventbrite or email the TORCH team at