About 1,000 experts and enthusiasts brought together around the subject of technology

Le Poool, Destination Rennes, Inria (co-producers) and their partners had promised an “augmented” 5th edition for this major Breton tech event and that promise was kept: on Friday December 6th, about a thousand participants attended the Couvent des Jacobins in Rennes to talk about artificial intelligence, data, deep learning, commerce, and also ethics and design, among other things. A major new feature this year: the exhibition and demo space for innovative enterprises which was a huge success.


The three key factors of creativity

It is difficult to put Gareth Loudon in a category, as his work career is so rich – and in the end, it is all for the better. Gareth is an interdisciplinary engineer, a member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology and Professor of creativity at the Cardiff School of Art and Design. Over the years, his research led him to explore anthropology and psychology – among others. The interweaving of these different fields – apparently far apart – inspired his new approach to creativity. He called it LCD.

The hospital of the future The right balance between a digital and a patient experience

Digital Transformation impacts all sectors, public or private. Healthcare is a prime target with the advent of telemedicine and the gradual deployment of “My Health 2022” strategy, initiated by the Government. Séverine Arnaud, Director Digital Marketing in charge of patient care solutions at Hoppen, shares with us her vision of the hospital of the future… which is fast becoming a reality!

Is Artificial Intelligence as creative as man is?

Artificial Intelligence feeds fears and fantasies. This technology worthy of the best sci-fi scenarios is now a reality. It is also a key technology for innovative companies, in all sectors and fields. Jean-François Goudou, guest speaker at the Digital Tech Conference, has been working (nearly) all his life on that technology. From the basics of deep learning to AI, as we know it today. (more…)

La Digital Tech 2019: large format!!

Five years in and still with the same passion for tech and innovation: La Digital Tech, a flagship event in Brittany, has the golden touch and is back in fine form in December. The large format 2019 La Digital Tech is in a new location, with new partners and plenty of surprises.