Dane Blačić, a creative technology professional with an impressive 23-year career, was born in 1984 in Belgrade and currently lives in Niš with his family.
His expertise has left an indelible mark on the content he has produced for some of the leading broadcasters such as NBC, beIN Sports, TSN and CBC.
Applying his profound understanding of technology and creativity, Dane bridges the gap between these two areas of expertise and provides cutting-edge solutions in real-time content production, XR, virtual production and applications.
In October 2023 Dane’s project for MSNBC and NBC News won him an Emmy Award for Technical Excellence for quality of reporting on the 2022 elections in the USA.
Just over a year after the seismic shift in the IT industry caused by ChatGPT, this session will explore the impact of the next generation of artificial intelligence on the field of creative expression. We will consider the scope and impact of models and tools for generating and processing text, images, video and music, analyse how they have changed the market and the way people work day-to-day, and explore what opportunities they have opened up, what risks they have brought with them, how we can adapt to these changes and where this great change is taking us.