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FAST final celebration event

Friday, 1 November 2019, 1:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Neuron pod, Whitechapel, Queen Mary University of London

The FAST partners from the Centre for Digital Music, Queen Mary, Oxford e-Research Centre, Oxford University and Mixed Reality Lab, Nottingham University will come together on the Friday 1 November to celebrate the outcomes of the five-year EPSRC funded FAST project coming to an end in December 2019. The event will consist of a mixture of talks, industry presentations and project demos. There will be plenty of time for socialising.

Programme overview:

1:30 – 1:40 pm: Welcome by Mark Sandler (Queen Mary) (FAST Principal Investigator)

1:40 – 2:10 pm: Academic & Principal Co-Investigator Talks:
Steve Benford, Mixed Reality Lab; Dave de Roure, Oxford e-Research Centre; Simon Dixon, Queen Mary; George Fazekas, Queen Mary; Joshua Reiss, Queen Mary; Geraint Wiggins, Queen Mary

2:15 – 3:15 pm: FAST project demos

3:15 – 3:45 pm: Coffee and cakes

3:45 – 4:15 pm: Industry Talk:
“Music informatics in academia and industry — personal insights”, Matthias Mauch, Apple

4:15 – 5:00 pm: FAST project demos (cont’d)

5:15 pm: End

Further information

FAST demonstrators:

FAST videos:

FAST industry Day Abbey Road Studios: