The official opening of BIOMES & Ars Electronica Newcastle Garden 2020 featuring:
Acknowledge of country by Rob Russell
Dr Alex Callen, Director of BIOMES
Professor Janet Nelson. Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research & Innovation).
Dr Michelle Kelly, BIOMES Scientific communication lead and mentor
Daryn McKenny, Founder and GM of Miromaa Aboriginal Language & Technology Centre
Dr Bernadette Drabsch, BIOMES Curator
Dr Simone O’Callaghan, UX Lead
Ars Electronica Garden Newcastle Panel featuring: Kristefan Minski, Director Art Thinking Australia, Prof Paul Egglestone, Head of School Creative Industries, Prof Mario Minichiello, Professor Design & Director of FASTlab, Dr Rewa Wright, Artist, FASTlab member and producer of Mozilla Hub in the Ars Electronica Garden Newcastle. Plus special guest Horst Hörtner, Senior Director Ars Electronica Futurelab beaming in from Austria
Following this opening event the Mozilla Hub created by Rewa Wright will go live.