CTO, Performer, Musician and WriterMarco is an internationally renown performer, musician and researcher, working with biotechnologies for the performing arts since 6 years, when he began the Xth Sense project. He has over a decade of experience in creating and performing with new musical instruments, and has published his research in specialised conferences and top tier journals.
Engineer, Sound Artist and PerformerMarije is an artist and researcher/developer working in the field of interactive sound art. She studied Applied Physics, Perceptual Acoustics, Sonology and completed her Ph.D. on Wave Field Synthesis and electro-acoustic music. She’s also a key hardware engineer at the legendary STEIM.
Developer, Guitar Virtuoso, Composer
Richard Graham is a guitarist and computer musician. His research is centered around computer-assisted music composition and instrumental performance. He has performed across the U.S., Asia, U.K., and Europe, including Celtronic and the ISEA. He has composed for British and US television, BBC radio, and his music has been authored for the popular video game, Rock Band.
CEO, Game Designer and Social InnovatorHeidi is a new media artist, game designer, and creative technologist. She has designed and virally propagated a wide range of new media and pop culture campaigns to help raise awareness and instigate policy change on pressing social issues, including the first 3D social change game. She runs a creative agency that works exclusively with nonprofits.
Engineer and Maker of Impossible ThingsSimon is a tinkerer of all kinds of installations from elevators to smd devices. He’s interested in the bridge from software to hardware and specialises in building impossible things, reusing scrap electronics and mechanics and having fun in doing so.
Developer, Music Tech Pro and PianistWilliam is a computer musician and Assistant Professor of Audio Technology at American University in Washington DC. He holds a PhD in Music with Miller Puckette from UCSD. He works across music performance, sound art, and instrument design. And he is a Pure Data hero having developed several unmissable libraries.
Wearable Design and Innovative MaterialsMarina works at the cutting edge of fashion technology and fashion design. She stimulates collaboration between the fashion industry and technicians for everyday use supportive garments. She advises, amongst others, Philips Research and the European Space Agency.
Brand Designer and Identity CreatorPaola is a visual designer that works in close contact with innovation and technology. She has designed for music technology, new media festival and tech startups, including Sónar Music Hack Day and the Music Technology Group at UPF, among others. Her experience includes a wide range of services, from packaging and branding to web design and mobile apps.
Engineer, Sound Artist and Musician
MJ is an artist, electronic musician and creative technologist. He makes music by experimenting with electronics, both hacking toys and sythesizers, and designing his own circuits and software to generate sounds in new & interesting ways. He has developed DSP at Beats by Dre, and was a starting engineer at littleBits, leading firmware & embedded systems design.