Sam Snider-Held

Sam Snider-Held

Creative Technologist

MediaMonks

Samuel is a real time VR/AR Creative Technologist working at global creative digital production company MediaMonks and focusing on the intersection of AR, VR, AI, and creativity.

As a CT, Samuel brings the most creative and futuristic projects come to life by providing the glue between sales, creative, and development. He has worked on VR & AR projects for Google, GE, Lenovo, and The World Wildlife Fund, including the world’s biggest-ever public AR experience, Into The Wild.

Samuel has a Masters Degree in Design & Technology from Parsons School of Design, and an Undergraduate Degree in Philosophy. In his spare time, Samuel loves hacking side projects together, reading science fiction, and writing about all things technology. Sam has spoken at Berlin Fashion Film Festival and was a technology juror at ADCN.

Enhancing Human Creativity through Machine Learning and VR

Almost every day we hear about the latest in AI trends and how it is effecting big industries like auto, online content, and healthcare. But what about the creative industry?

What does the future look like when machine learning tools learn from artists and designers?

In this talk, Sam will demonstrate Neural Illustration and Animation tools made by the MediaMonks Labs R&D team, and how his team is developing the machine learning creative tools of the future.

Past Talks

 

Enhancing Human Creativity Through Machine Learning and VR

25 Dockside Drive

Almost every day we hear about the latest in AI trends and how it is effecting big industries like auto, online content, and healthcare. But what about the creative industry? What does the future look like when machine learning tools learn from artists and designers? In this talk, Sam will demonstrate Neural Illustration and Animation […]

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