RICCARDO RICCI, CTO, Museyoum, Italy
Riccardo Ricci is CTO at Museyoum, an award-winning Italian start-up which designs pioneering virtual interaction systems and artificial intelligence for the museumn sector. Creating immersive installations, intelligent visitor assistance systems and customised tours and narrations for individual visitors, Museyoum works alongside the most important international museums to enhance their work and content and involve an ever wider public in exciting visitor experiences. Ricci is a specialist in AI and semantic and natural language technologies and has developed patented technologies in AI, artificial vision, chatbot and data analysis. He has realized projects for the Italian Ministry for Cultural Heritage as well as for some of the most important Italian companies and has won several national and international competitions and prizes. Holding degrees in Computer Sciences and Technological Communication from Bologna University and Urbino University, he is also a soundtrack composer for television, documentaries and movies.
Museyoum is an Italian reality that has distinguished itself in the world for having conceived and realized the first artificial intelligence specialized in cultural content combined with virtual reality. Immersive installations, intelligent visit assistance systems and the ability to customize tours and narrations based on the characteristics and interests of individual visitors are the ingredients with which Museyoum supports the most important international museums.