Verónica Orvalho

CEO and Founder at Didimo @ Didimo

Verónica Orvalho is the founder and CEO of Didimo. She has translated years of research, data science, and computer graphics expertise into a patented technology platform to create digital humans, empowering people to engage more authentically and humanly in digital spaces. This breakthrough provides the next evolution of how humans will engage the world around them. Veronica earned a Ph.D. in Computer Graphics and is a professor at Porto University. She has lived and worked on three continents, with companies like IBM, Sony, Amazon, Universal Studios, and more.

Verónica Orvalho

CEO and Founder at Didimo @ Didimo

Verónica Orvalho is the founder and CEO of Didimo. She has translated years of research, data science, and computer graphics expertise into a patented technology platform to create digital humans, empowering people to engage more authentically and humanly in digital spaces. This breakthrough provides the next evolution of how humans will engage the world around them. Veronica earned a Ph.D. in Computer Graphics and is a professor at Porto University. She has lived and worked on three continents, with companies like IBM, Sony, Amazon, Universal Studios, and more.

Talk: The art, science and future of Digital humans

Dia 2
14h30
16 novembro

In this talk I will describe the power of using Digital Humans to enhance human communication and connection in a world where the line between physical, real and virtual is becoming more and more interconnected. I will walk the audience through the key artistic and technical components needed to create Digital Humans that look realistic. I will also highlight the challenges and provide a glimpse of the future that Digital Humans unveil. By the end of the session I would expect to have instill in the audience the curiosity needed to think wilde and bold on why Digital Humans are needed.