S. C. Stuart is an award-winning digital strategist, writer and speaker, covering artificial intelligence, brain-machine interfaces, robots, DARPA, NASA and US Army Cyber Command – published in: Dispatches, ELLE China, Esquire LatinoHarper’s BazaarSingularity Hub and Ziff Davis PCMag – speaker at: 4As, BBC Radio 4, IAB, Nasdaq, Nokia World, O’Reilly, Screen Director’s Guild of Ireland, The Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Centre (Amsterdam) and UK Trade & Investment US Council. Previously (2006 – 2013), S. C. Stuart was an executive at Hearst, as head of mobile for Hearst USA, then promoted to head of digital for the international division with strategy oversight in almost 100 countries, including China and Korea, winning many awards including, “Top 21 Social Media Superstars” (Min Online), Asian Publishing Award, Media Vanguard and Webby).   

Contact: scstuart2020(at)gmail(dot)com

  1. 4D Cinema, Korean Style

  2. Ada Lovelace: the world’s first computer programmer
  3. Androids: Fabricating Fassbender as Walter: Alien Covenant
  4. Affectiva: AI That Knows How You Feel
  5. AI for the Air Force
  6. AI Assistants 
  7. AI (and the fears of) Elon Musk
  8. AI and Human Instruction
  9. AI Language Tutors at Duolingo
  10. AI – the New MD? 
  11. AI has a playbook
  12. Alelo: War Games
  13. ANA Avatar XPrize, Tachi Lab and Hiroshi Ishiguro
  14. Anonymous and Gabriella Coleman
  15. Applied Minds: Bran Ferren
  16. ARRIVAL: Aliens and Language
  17. Art Center Creates Next Gen Vehicles and Sleek Wearables
  18. Asteroids – and the plan to avert disaster
  19. Astrobiologist and Founder Astronaut, Virgin Galactic, Loretta Hidalgo Whitesides
  20. Augmented Reality for Architects
  21. Augmented Reality: Vuforia, ScopeAR and Baobab at Unity
  22. Berggruen Institute: a Star Trek Federation Style Wise Counsel 
  23. Berlin Start-Up Tech Scene
  24. Biohacking: Ready for a human upgrade?
  25. Blue Marble: Therapeutic Neurogaming
  26. Body Vibes: Ready for Bio-Frequency Tech?
  27. Brain Corp: Building Brains for Robots
  28. Brain Machine Interfaces and Virtual Avatars
  29. Building Superhumans for Mars
  30. Cafe X: Hello Robot Barista, Make Mine an Americano
  31. Caltech Aquatic Robots 
  32. Carnegie Mellon: Digital Braille Tutor
  33. Children’s Hospital L.A. uses Big Data and Tiny Robots
  34. Cinematic VR: MPC, Faraday, Goosebumps
  35. Cisco, Spy Cases, Berlin and Innovation
  36. Cognionics and Qusp: Brain-Machine Interfaces
  37. Cognitive Code: SILVIA A.I. 
  38. Cognitive Leap: Brain Health, VR and China
  39. Columbia University: ThingSpace
  40. Criminal Justice Reform and Virtual Reality
  41. Cyborgs: MORGAN 
  42. Cyborgs: Ready?
  43. DARPA, AI and Robots
  44. DARPA Hackathon at NASA 
  45. DARPA: Hubo from Korea wins the Robotics Challenge
  46. Dash: The Room Service Robots Have Arrived
  47. DataReach: How A.I. MedTech Helps the Developing World
  48. DCDC Delivers Movies Via Satellite
  49. DDoS Attacks: The Coming Swarm
  50. Digital Doppelganger: Robin Wright in The Congress
  51. Disaster Scenario Prep: City of Malibu, FEMA + CERT
  52. doc.ai: The Robo-Doctor Will See You Now
  53. Dolby Labs: Dr. Poppy Crum on the future of sound + vision
  54. Dr. A.I. Builds an Intelligent Synthetic “Sherlock”
  55. Drawsta: Augmented Reality for Clothing
  56. EdTech: YaLa Academy for Peace in the Middle East
  57. Equals Portrays a Future without Feelings (or Phones)
  58. Elon Musk: 12 Things you might not know
  59. Entangled: Are You Ready To Hack Consciousness?
  60. Exoskeletons and Surgical Robots in Space
  61. Exoskeletons on the Ford Factory Floor 
  62. FBI: former agent Michael Panico on Blackhat
  63. Fleet Space CEO Flavia Tata Nardini on Nanosatellites and IoT
  64. Focus@Will Increases Theta Brain Frequencies For Flow States
  65. Genetically Engineered Machines
  66. Georgia Tech, Dr. Sonia Chernova and the robot that learns
  67. Gita, the robot that follows you around [Piaggio]
  68. Google: cover story for Esquire Mexico
  69. Her: Interviews with Joaquin Phoenix and Spike Jonze
  70. Her: Interview with Spike Jonze
  71. Hidden Figures: The Women (at NASA) who did the Math to put a Man into Space
  72. Holograms and the digitization of humans at 8i
  73. How to Survive in L.A without Driving
  74. Hughes Research Lab: Brain-Machine Interfaces
  75. Human Stasis and Exoplanets: Passengers
  76. iCub: A Robot That Learns To Grow Up
  77. IMAX Launches VR in Hollywood 
  78. Independence Day: Resurgence and Alien Minds 
  79. Insideables: Got Wearables? These are Next
  80. International Society for Presence Research [reprint]
  81. IONS: Dr. Julia Mossbridge on Mapping Inner Space
  82. IoT (1st) Thriller: Pierce Brosnan in I.T.
  83. iRobot: Dispatches Fall 2016
  84. James Bond: Spectre and the Gadgets of Q
  85. Japanese Red Cross on Disaster tech [Global Humanitarian Conf]
  86. Jaunt VR Launches Doug Liman’s Invisible
  87. Joe “Kingpin” Grand on Hacker History
  88. Josh: A.I. Inside Your Home
  89. [update 2017]: Josh.ai head of design Jason Hsin
  90. Jupiter Ascending: is it The Matrix in Space?
  91. Kopin Builds Augmented Reality Prototypes
  92. L.A. Cleantech Incubator: Homeboy Recycling, Perception Robotics
  93. Los Alamos National Lab: Quantum Cryptography, Supercomputers
  94. Los Alamos National Lab: Space Storms
  95. Lucy: advanced intelligence (Scarlett Johansson/Luc Besson)
  96. Magisto: mini movie-making
  97. Mars City Design + Giant 3D Printers in the Mojave Desert
  98. MealViewer: edtech/nutritiontech
  99. MIT: Dr. Cynthia Breazeal Robots 
  100. NASA Ames: Building Robots for the International Space Station
  101. NASA: Astrobee Robots are heading to the ISS
  102. NASA Builds a Holodeck
  103. NASA JPL Gecko Hands
  104. NASA JPL RoboSimian robot 
  105. NASA JPL Volcano Robot
  106. NASA JPL Voyager Mission 40th Anniversary Dr. Ed Stone
  107. NASA Planetary Science Division Director (on The Martian)
  108. NASA Valkyrie: Dr. Luis Sentis from UT Austin
  109. Nod: Gesture is the future
  110. ObEN: voiceprinting for IoT
  111. Otherworld: Building new places inside VR
  112. Panasonic Builds a Smart City in the Middle of Nowhere
  113. Planet Nanosatellites Roam LEO
  114. Port of Los Angeles: CyberCommand
  115. Qualcomm: drones
  116. RED Launches a Hologram Device
  117. Ridley Scott on The Martian 
  118. Robot Companions at RoboBusiness
  119. Robot Companions for dogs (really)
  120. Robots Make Pizza
  121. RO-MAN 2016: Future of HRI 
  122. Samsung Research America: Hack Reality
  123. Sarcos Builds Iron Man Style Exoskeletons (without the Arc Reactor)
  124. Selma Sabanovic: global robot culture
  125. Self-Driving Cars at Ford 
  126. Siren: Your Socks are Monitoring You (in a good way)
  127. Software Defined Radio: Dr. Linda Doyle at DARPA
  128. Superhero Powers: Are They Really Possible?
  129. SRI International: Dr. William Mark at AI World 2016
  130. Stanford University: Dr. Wendy Ju Designs Friendly Robots
  131. Stanford Health Hackathon
  132. Superheroes: Marvel’s Jessica Jones
  133. Synapse: How Decentralized A.I. Will Change Everything
  134. Swarovski wearables
  135. Tally: the robot that loves retail
  136. Techstars Healthcare Accelerator: Ella
  137. Temple Nightclub has an Energy-Generating Dancefloor
  138. Tesla Energy: Elon Musk and his Powerwall
  139. Texpert: Training A.I. in Relationship Dramas
  140. Trinity College Dublin: Robbie the Robot
  141. US Army Cyber Command 
  142. UCLA: A.I. MedTech Helps the Developing World
  143. UCLA Architects of Tomorrow  
  144. UCLA Robot Haptics Bair Claw
  145. UCLA: TEVI A.I. is Thinking On Her Own – and it’s spooky 
  146. UCLA: Dr. Mayank Mehta: Does VR Rewire Your Brain? 
  147. UCLA: Dr. Miryung Kim on data science, Microsoft and starting students early
  148. UCLA: Dr. Nanthia Suthana on VR and Brain Implants
  149. USC: Androids That Come in Peace
  150. USC: Avatars
  151. USC Body Computing Gets Marines Through Training
  152. USC: Cybercrime School? Digital Forensics and More
  153. USC Helps Soldiers With PTSD
  154. USC: Holograms Preserve Holocaust Testimonies
  155. USC: How Big is the Internet? Dr. John Heidemann Knows
  156. USC: Space Robots Dr. Wei-Min Shen
  157. USC: Swarming Cellular Robotic Systems
  158. USC: Virtual Humans Serve at US Vets
  159. VRB from Samsung Accelerator  
  160. Virtually Human: Dr. Martine Rothblatt
  161. VR: State of the Industry (Cinema Thread)
  162. VR Nerds
  163. VR Clinical Futures: Dial Down the Morphine 
  164. Wearables For Focus
  165. WEVR: Enchantment VR from Jon Favreau and Neville Spiteri
  166. Woebot: Your A.I. Robot Therapist Just Logged On
  167. Wounded Warriors: Operation Mend Restores
  168. Year Million: When Death is Optional
  169. Zappo Labs: Golden Krishna

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