Dr. Merritt Moore

Dr. Merritt Moore

Quantum Physicist and Professional Ballet Dancer at N/A


Dr. Merritt Moore is a quantum physicist and professional ballet dancer. She graduated with Magna Cum Laude Honors in Physics from Harvard and graduated with a PhD in Quantum Optics from the University of Oxford. She also pursues a professional ballet career, previously with the Zurich Ballet, Boston Ballet, English National Ballet, and Norwegian National Ballet. She was awarded Forbes 30 under 30 and is now dancing and choreographing with robots.

The Future: Dancing with Robots?

Agenda Talks

Data, AI & Machine Learning Con

17:25 to 18:10
04 Nov 2021

The Future: Dancing with Robots?

Why on earth should we dance with robots? What does it teach us? What doesn't it teach us?

What does dancing with robots look like now? What are the limitations? What is the potential? What will it look like in the future? 

What are the implications for human creativity? Is it something to be feared or rejoiced?

How does one dance with a robot steps 1, 2, 3?