META Marathon – Artificial Intelligence

Friday, May 25th – Sunday, May 27th, 2018 (42 hours)
NRW-Forum Düsseldorf, Ehrenhof 2, 40479 Düsseldorf
Organizer: NRW-Forum Düsseldorf, Office (participation with program item “
Algorithms, trust, and politics: how everything old is new again“)

42 hours of non-stop talks, performances, films, concerts, exhibition and workshops on the subject of artificial intelligence: the META Marathon is a new type of technology festival that took place May 25th – 27th, 2018, at the NRW-Forum Düsseldorf. The participants create the festival themselves, change roles from experts to laymen and experiment with the new format – including overnight accommodation on site.

Invitated by the office, curator Michelle Kasprzak spoke on the topic: “Algorithms, trust, and politics: how everything old is new again“.

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The office was supported by the Ministry of Culture and Science of the State of NRW. Office hosted by: Hartware MedienKunstVerein, Dortmund