The Woman-Machine is a two-day event on the main stage of le lieu unique. In response to La Mettrie (and Kraftwerk) le lieu unique invites artists, scientists and performers to discuss the relationship between AIs and gender, robots and feminism, machine learning and the world after the pandemic.
There will be a 2-day event with talks and performances. Speakers include Oulimata Gueye on afrocyberfeminism, Sophie Sakka on therapeutic robots and autism, Vanessa Nurock on AI and ethics, among others. Performers will be Golem Mécanique and Félicia Atkinson.
Clotilde Chevet, Oulimata Gueye
On Firday the event “The Woman-Machine” will start with talks from Clotilde Chevret about AI and gender, followed by another panel with Oulimata Gueye on afrocyberfeminism.
Aude Bernheim, Sophie Sakka
The second day of “The Woman-Machine” will feature panels from with Aude Bernheim on AI and ethics and Sophie Sakka on therapeutic robots and autism.
Project Credits / Acknowledgements
With the support of the city of Nantes, the French Ministry of Culture, the Loire-Atlantique Department and the Pays de la Loire Region.
This project is funded within the framework of the European ARTificial Intelligence Lab, which is co-funded by the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union.