PANEL: Creative Frontiers: Navigating the Artistic Landscape in the Age of AI

We invite you to an enlightening panel discussion, "Creative Frontiers: Navigating the Artistic Landscape in the Age of AI," which zeroes in on the transformative impact of artificial intelligence on the creative industries. Our panel of innovative artists and thought leaders will delve into the role of AI as both a collaborator and a tool in the hands of modern creators. 
This session will explore the ecosystem of AI tools that are revolutionizing how artists—from filmmakers to musicians to visual artists—approach the creative process. We’ll examine case studies of generative AI applications like OpenAI’s ChatGPT, Adobe’s Firefly, sound samples like, and Suno as well as Midjourney and more, highlighting their capabilities to augment creativity and streamline workflows. 
Our panelists will dissect the implications of these technologies on the creative economy, scrutinizing how they're reshaping job roles, altering monetization strategies, and influencing the distribution of creative works. We'll also address the ethical dimensions AI introduces, including questions of intellectual property and the maintenance of artistic integrity in an era where the line between human and machine-generated content is increasingly blurred. 
As we navigate this uncharted territory, the panel will offer insights into how artists and industry professionals can harness AI responsibly and effectively. We'll discuss strategies for adapting to AI's growing presence in the creative sector, the skills necessary to leverage these tools, and the potential for AI to democratize the arts and empower creators across the globe. 
Whether you’re an artist exploring AI-generated art, a producer leveraging AI for music composition, or a writer integrating AI into your storytelling, this panel is your compass for understanding and capitalizing on AI’s role in the creative process. Join us to envision a future where AI and human creativity coalesce to redefine the boundaries of art and industry.

Thursday, June 20, 2024
11:30 AM - 12:25 PM (PDT)
Room 102A
AI & Virtual Beings