BC Biermann is Creative Director and Founder of the mixed reality company Heavy Projects, an Associate Professor of Emerging Media at CAVAD, and a Senior Civic Media Fellow at the USC Annenberg Innovation Lab.
BC’s futurist work investigates the intersection of emerging technologies and semiotics in ways that address its impending social, political, and ethical impacts. As an internationally recognized digital artist, BC is a pioneer in interactive augmented reality (AR) design and his work has appeared in Geneva, San Francisco, New York, Miami, San Diego, St. Louis and Perth.
A thought leader in the converging technologies space, BC serves on the IEEE Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence Group as a Part of The Global Initiative for Ethical Considerations in the Design of Autonomous Systems.
BC has PhD in Humanities (Inter-media Analysis) from the Universiteit van Amsterdam.