Verónica is a dreamer. She explores how we can engender trust and empathy in today’s digital world. With a bold goal to help build a world in which everyone has the right to be educated. Fascinated by peer learning. She has a PhD in Computer Graphics, is a professor at Porto University and the CEO and founder of Didimo. Talked at TEDxPorto, received the Women Who Tech Award in New York and the IBM scientific award. Her inventions have been used by Universal Studios, Sony, Microsoft, Amazon and European and Portuguese research funded projects. Her continues dedication to understand how people communicate, led her to discover a new way to interact and scale our presence in the digital era, so we can make the digital world more human.
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Why digital humans? Real or not?
Software Engineering, Women in Tech, Product, Innovation
In a world increasingly defined by the actions we take in the digital space and the power of technology, understanding how we build trustworthy and wholehearted connections is crucial. A fundamental element is needed: how can we represent ourselves in the digital space. In this talk, Verónica will introduce the technology behind creating digital humans to enhance a more human virtual interaction when we communicate. She will challenge the audience to think and envision the impact of digital humans in our everyday life and its ethical implications.