Speaker: Mr. Vivek Reddy, VigaET, Bangalore

Abstract: This lecture promises to be a captivating and enlightening experience for anyone interested in the fascinating intersection between engineering and movies. In this talk, we will delve into the complex mathematical, physical, scientific, and technological aspects that underpin the production of your favorite games and movies. By exploring the underlying principles of cloud computing, machine learning, computer graphics, and other technologies, we will uncover how these technologies are revolutionizing the art of movie making. You will gain a deeper understanding of the role of engineering in the creative process and discover how it is shaping the future of the entertainment industry. This talk is a must-attend for anyone who is curious about the magic that happens behind the scenes of their favorite movies and wants to learn more about how the latest technologies are being harnessed to bring their favorite characters to life. So, join us for an inspiring and thought-provoking discussion that will leave you with a newfound appreciation for the marriage of art and technology.

Speaker: Vivek is a highly accomplished Technical Director with a master's degree in Computer Graphics from the esteemed University of Pennsylvania. He has been actively contributing to the industry for several years, working on various projects as a technical expert. Vivek's most recent contribution was as a virtual production technical director for the Lion King 2019 movie, where he played a crucial role in building the technology stack. He is widely recognized for his exceptional technical skills and ability to deliver innovative solutions. In addition to his technical expertise, Vivek is a passionate evangelist for the integration of art and technology. He is dedicated to promoting the use of technology in entertainment and is actively involved in various initiatives to drive this forward. As a co-founder of Viga Entertainment Technology, Vivek is currently leading efforts to build real-time movie-making solutions that are revolutionizing the industry.

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