Digifest + Meet the Media Guru creates a bridge between Italian and Canadian forward-thinking projects.
Meet the Media Guru is a series of events featuring international leaders in digital culture. Founded in 2005 in Milan (Italy), Meet the Media Guru has become an ongoing event with the most eminent voices in new media culture and innovation.
Stay tuned as we are excited to announce the 2018 Meet the Media Guru shortly or check out what we offered in 2017 below.
2017 Meet the Media Guru Highlight
Carlotta de Bevilacqua: The Future of Light
In her talk, Carlotta showcased her vast work as an experience designer in the field of light. With numerous patents and awards for her inventions, Carlotta brought an investigative mind to all facets of light and how a blend of humanism and science will take a leadership role in manufacturing technology. This is bound to bring about a radical change in our way to relate with light and in its interaction with the IoT space.
Carlotta de Bevilacqua is an Italian architect, designer and entrepreneur. She is currently the Vice President of Artemide and President of Danese Milano. Her products have been selected for several international exhibitions on contemporary design as well as being recipients of the IF Product Design Award, Red Dot Design Award and Wallpaper Design Award. Under Artemide and Danese she has been conducting research on the next generation of LED lighting, filing numerous patents and creating innovative new designs in lighting fidelity technology and IoT for future innovations in the field of light.