Alok Nandi regularly speaks in conferences and festivals, a.o. : Interactive Frictions 1999, Los Angeles; DAC 1999, Georgia Tech, Atlanta; DAC 2000, Bergen Norway; CODE 2001, Cambridge; ArtSci 2002 in New York; ARCO03 in Madrid; Beauty of Collaboration at Banff Canada; ECSITE 2003 in Munchen; FuturAnima 2005 in Brussels; INFRA, Doors of Perception 08 “Infra” in New Delhi (March 2005); ICHIM 2005 Paris; Transmediale 06 in Berlin, Doors of Perception 09 “Juice” in Delhi (March 2007); Media in Transition 05 at Massachussets Institute of Technology (MiT, April 2007).
International speaker in conferences, incl. PechaKucha, TEDx. Conference Chair Interaction14 in Amsterdam. President at IxDA, Interaction Design Association [ixda.org]. Founder/emcee of PechaKucha Brussels.
Studies combine electromechanical engineering (Ecole Polytechnique, ULB), management (Solvay, VUB) and film studies (Philo et Lettres ELICIT, ULB). Working at Architempo on strategy, innovation, design, concept development and creative direction, Alok b. Nandi is also busy with interactive narrative, exhibitions, media art, mise-en-scene and storytelling.