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Mira Kwak's Slide - Nigeria ICT Fest 2015

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Seoul, South Korea based independent researcher and C.E.O of Art Chaosmos spoke at the maiden edition of Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 on the topic: "Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT"

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Mira Kwak's Slide - Nigeria ICT Fest 2015

  1. 1. Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT Mira Kwak Art Chaosmos Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 5th December 2015 Lagos, Nigeria
  2. 2. Art Chaosmos is …… We must • Get ready to evolve • Forget the idea that human is special • Embrace the new human • Alter ego, identity experiments on metaverse • Creativity, emotion, consciousness of artificial intelligence • ICT trends and policies Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 2
  3. 3. Why I came here Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 3
  4. 4. Impression of Nigeria EGPP(Ewha Global Partnership Program) A scholarship program for female students from developing countries who demonstrate high potential EGEP(Ewha Global Empowerment Program) Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 4
  5. 5. Internet Population The third billion in 2014 (Around 40% of the world population) http://www.internetlivestats.com/internet-users/ Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 5
  6. 6. “ICT Facts and Figures – The world in 2015”, ITU-D MDGs 2000-2015: ICT revolution and remaining gaps “Connect The Other Billions with The First Billions” ― Prof. Kilnam Chon at SDF2014 Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 6
  7. 7. Fast growing country in terms of ICT Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 7
  8. 8. Nigeria e-ID “Nigeria's president has formally launched a national electronic identity card, which all Nigerians will have to have by 2019 if they want to vote. e-ID scheme would be the primary database for all government departments.” 28 August 2014, http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-28970411 A person's photograph, name, age, unique ID number, 10 fingerprints and an iris Integrated government databases for driving licences, voter registration, health insurance, taxes and pensions. http://newsroom.mastercard.com/press-releases/mastercard- branded-national-eid-card-launched-nigeria/ Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 8
  9. 9. • The Internet communities of the emerging economies focus on the ICT by optimizing on their environments • Internet Summit Africa, AfNOG, AfriNIC Africa-Asia Collaboration Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 9
  10. 10. • Efficiently exploit the natural resources • Turn the diversity, the largeness of the population and the history to advantages • Solve the problems • Exhibit the success stories Future Leading Country, Nigeria Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 10
  11. 11. Better ICT Infrastructure Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 11
  12. 12. • Grow faster than developed countries • Can avoid trial and error • Can achieve technological and industrial upgrading • Can redesign current technologies and solve current ICT problems Advantages to Latecomers Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 12
  13. 13. So is Korea an ICT Powerhouse? Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 13
  14. 14. Digital Media Everywhere All are Connected Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 14
  15. 15. • Passive and active digital footprints • Target marketing • Social genome All are Recorded Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 15
  16. 16. • Digital media everywhere  New digital pollution • All are connected  Distraction, isolation, digital divide • All are recorded  Privacy, security problem Problems Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 16
  17. 17. Hell-Chosun Rescue Hell-Chosun by IT!! ICT can solve the problems Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 17
  18. 18. Big Data for Problem Solving Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 18
  19. 19. • National security • Political corruption • Economy • Environment Problems to Solve Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 19
  20. 20. “Technological evolution to resolve social issues”, NEC Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 20
  21. 21. “Technological evolution to resolve social issues”, NEC Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 21
  22. 22. • Judge without bias • Analyze every scenario • Analyze every possibility Human can’t but AI can Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 22
  23. 23. • New insights and previously not realized know-hows • New businesses and new governmental services • Solutions for global problems from the solutions for local/domestic problems Using Big Data Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 23
  24. 24. “IBM Brings Watson to Africa for Project Lucy Using cognitive systems to tackle a continent’s grand challenges” http://www.research.ibm.com/labs/africa/project-lucy.shtml A 10-year, $100 million initiative Research facilities in Lagos, Nigeria and Nairobi, Kenya Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 24
  25. 25. Digital Restoration Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 25
  26. 26. • Conservation, restoration • Architectures, murals, visual patterns, sculptures, carvings, …… • Fine blueprints, digital media, virtual museum, …… • 3D scanner, 3D modeling, 3D printing Cultural Heritage and Arts Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 26
  27. 27. • Complete copy of the murals in the cave of Altamira • Experts’ network via social computing Success Cases Seokuram by Jikio http://jikio.com/ Works by 3D Systems Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 27
  28. 28. Italian architect Andrea Pacciani turned a drawing from mid 17th century into a physical object using 3D technology. http://www.andreapacciani.com/ushak/articolo- mensieur-porta-gioia/ http://home.ebs.co.kr/wonderful Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 28
  29. 29. • It’s not only restoring damaged goods but also reinforcing the cultural identity • The impacts • New possible problems Things to Consider Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 29
  30. 30. New Art and Culture Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 30
  31. 31. • Digital cultural content • Music • Film • Festival • Digital distribution • Digital rights management Digital Media Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 31
  32. 32. New Media Entertainment PlayKpop in Jeju island, Korea 3D hologram shows Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 32
  33. 33. Immersive and interactive contents Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 33
  34. 34. • Collaboration between culture department and ICT department • Open data Government’s Work Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 34
  35. 35. Conclusion Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 35
  36. 36. • Get connected domestically and internationally • Provide solutions for world’s future ICT • Become a strong and proactive country • Promote the good image of Nigeria by emphasizing the strength in culture and art • Attract visitors Nigeria ICT Fest 2015 Becoming a Leading Country by and in ICT ― Mira Kwak, Art Chaosmos 36
  37. 37. Mira Kwak • mira@mirakwak.com • mirakwak@artchaosmos.com • http://mirakwak.com/ • http://mirakwak.tel/ Art Chaosmos • http://artchaosmos.com/ • http://blog.transpunk.com/

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