Dr. Garth Paine (AU/USA) is a composer,performer and scholar. He created interactive responsive environments where the inhabitant generates a soundfield through presence and behavior and composed many music scores for dance, generated through realtime video and bio-sensing. He has received numerous awards for his music and research. Garth is a researcher- artist in residence at IRCAM/ZKM, developing the performance work, Future Perfect for spatial audio, smartphones and VR. Garth established the VIPRe lab and is internationally regarded as an innovator in interactive performance. He gave the NIME2016 keynote outlining a framework for digital music instrument design and a keynote at 2014 Ecomusicologies. Dr. Paine is a Professor of Digital Sound and Interactive Media at Arizona State University.