Sam de Silva
Sam works at the intersection of culture, media and technology. He has produced creative works that have explored human-machine relationships and interrogated facial analysis and surveillance, and have been exhibited at ISEA in Chicago, Art Space in Sydney, and at the Experimenta House of Tomorrow Exhibition in Melbourne. He has presented at a number of conferences including Next Five Minutes in the Netherlands (2001), Art of Dissent in Australia and Make Worlds in Germany. More recently, Sam has been the Country Director for Internews, working to strengthen media freedom and journalism skills in Sri Lanka. He also runs a startup studio that is creating a number of digital products, and is actively involved in building Sri Lanka’s tech entrepreneur ecosystem. Sam also curated and will host the second Under the Cloud / Thematic Conversation on Sat 27.08 / 16:00.
Link for Internews www.internews.org