Month: May 2014

OpenLab at the L.A.S.T. Festival – ZERO1 San Jose, CA

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OpenLab:BioSensing Garden created with the DANM Mechatronics project group at UCSC: Sean McGowen, Ian Ayyad, Richard Vallejos, and Joel Horne

The first L.A.S.T

The LAST festival is a symposium and expo that celebrates the confluence of art with the multiplicity of new media technologies and nascent sciences emerging from the intense cultural ecosystem of the Bay Area.

This June LAST will feature talks by some of the worlds leading innovators, and host fascinating interactive art installations that break the “Do not touch!” taboo of traditional museums. Saturday’s speakers will include Google‘s director of research, DARPA‘s director of innovation, NASA‘s chief planetary scientist, a co-founder of Pixar, and the director of Stanford‘s nanotech lab.

ZERO1  San Jose June 6th and 7th

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OpenLab:Coactive-Systems by Gene A. Felice II, David Kant

The LAST festival will be in San Jose at ZERO1 Garage the first Friday and Saturday of June 2014. This event coincides with SoFA’s first Friday stroll and the SubZERO Festival’s night programs but the ZERO1 Garage will also be open throughout the day Saturday for the symposium and art expo. The symposium will be a full event so register to be sure you get a seat.

This event it free and open to the public.

Click here to RSVP for the Saturday speaking engagements.