Birgitte Aga is an artist, creative technologist, researcher and producer with an MBA in innovation and a PhD in conversational AI. She has 20 years of experience initiating and producing R&D with a focus on the artistic application of emergent technologies. Her research focuses on the relationship and convergence of man-(AI)machine.
She also creates conversational AI artworks, curates exhibitions, presents at international conferences and delivers a program of workshops that claim, drive and develop technological innovation for cultural, artistic and social impact. Central to her work is an ethos of collaboration with people, companies and cultural venues, driven by an ambition to engage the next generation of young people (in particular women) in designing future AI technologies.
Birgitte is also a South West Creative Technology Fellow (UK) for automation/AI, part of the Re+Collective, the i-DAT Research & Design Collective and in receipt of funding from the ACE Artists International Development fund (UK).