Andy Hood
Free
12 Feb 2020 | 10:00 - 10:30 | Main Stage | ISE Add to calendar
Applying Emerging Technologies
Andy Hood
Head of Emerging Technology
AKQA
Abstract:
In this session Andy Hood will show how new technologies change behaviour, and helps us apply these technologies to solve business and consumer problems, and to create new opportunities to innovate.

Andy Hood is Global Head of Emerging Technologies at AKQA. He founded and leads the Creative Research & Development team, which specializes in rapid design and development of new digital products and services for clients and in demonstrating how new technologies change behaviour and can be applied to solve business and consumer problems.

Andy was a key figure in the development of pioneering AKQA projects using artificial intelligence for Nivea, virtual reality for Nissan at the Tokyo Motor Show, connected car technologies in Fiat Eco-Drive and broadcast-synced dual-screen gaming for Heineken Star Player. Andy was featured in AdWeek in their list of the ‘Top Creative Minds in Digital’ and was President of the Mobile Jury at Cannes in 2017.
Speaker Biography:
Andy Hood is Global Head of Emerging Technologies at AKQA. He founded and leads the Creative Research & Development team, which specializes in rapid design and development of new digital products and services for clients and in demonstrating how new technologies change behaviour and can be applied to solve business and consumer problems. Andy was a key figure in the development of pioneering AKQA projects using artificial intelligence for Nivea, virtual reality for Nissan at the Tokyo Motor Show, connected car technologies in Fiat Eco-Drive and broadcast-synced dual-screen gaming for Heineken Star Player. Andy was featured in AdWeek in their list of the ‘Top Creative Minds in Digital’ and was President of the Mobile Jury at Cannes in 2017.