The start of construction was celebrated entirely in the style of the innovative character of LAB42, with – in addition to the robot – a homemade deepfake video in which Alan Turing and fellow scientists wished the LAB42 stakeholders success. Viewers could also walk around the building by means of a VR tour. The Executive Board, the municipality of Amsterdam, the architect and interior architect also shared their vision of the LAB42 concept.
10 am – 10.35 am: Film & presentations
10.35 am – 10.45 am: I finally get to bash the pole into the ground with my hammer!
10.45 am – 11.30 am: Questions & chat with the architect and interior architect
11.30 am: Conclusion