Singapore Science Festival 2018 set the first ever record incorporating facial recognition technology, highlighting its artificial intelligence (A.I.) theme. In just 2 hours on 6 Sep 2018, 300 members of the public recorded their faces with a smartphone and repeated the Festival tagline, ‘Hello World, A.I. you ready?’, creating unique animated emojis at the Fusionopolis One atrium. The Festival was organised by Science Centre Singapore and A*STAR.