Grolla d'Oro

Cyber-ilusionist, Marco Tempest, was awarded the Golden Grolla [Grolla d’Oro] prize. He received the prestigious award at the Royal Palaces from the King of Italy Family, UNESCO Heritage site in Turin.

Grolla d’Oro

Established in 1953, the Grolla d’Oro is one of the oldest and most prestigious arts awards distinguishing the best international artists in film, television, journalism, music and magic.

Former recipents include Gina Lollobrigida, Marcello Mastroianni, Gian Maria Volontè, Andrea Checchi, Vittorio Gassman, Peppino De Filippo, Anna Magnani, Alberto Sordi, Monica Vitti, Federico Fellini, Michelangelo Antonioni, Bernardo Bertolucci, Luchino Visconti, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Ettore Scola, Ermanno Olmi, Arturo Brachetti, Silvan, David Berglas, Steve Forte, Bill Kalush, David Blaine.

Marco Tempest

Marco Tempest

Marco Tempest

Marco Tempest is a frequent keynote speaker at tech conferences around the world, a creative consultant at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory,  an Accenture Luminary and the Accenture Lead Consultant for Extended Reality, and a Directors Fellow at the MIT Media Lab. Marco is executive director of the NYC MagicLab, a science consortium exploring illusion and digital technology. Applications include media, marketing, entertainment and the prototyping of future technologies via immersive experiences.

Marco is deeply embedded in the tech industry and has regular interactions with product teams in an advisory capacity or as consultant or developer for prototype consumer technologies. He currently serves as an Accenture Luminary and the Accenture Lead Consultant for Extended Reality.

Marco has been invited as a visionary presenter to the “Seoul Digital Forum” and the TEDxTokyo conference and presented his keynote to the xDays Leadership conference in Switzerland.
His work is constantly changing as new technologies evolve; Marco Tempest finds captivating ways of turning those advances into compelling illusions.

Corporate Entertainment and Keynoter

Your options are as limitless as Marco’s creativity. Build brand identity. Conduct a virtual demonstration of a new product. Invite audience members into a digital-world of their own design. Whatever the theme, Marco will translate your communication objectives into an astounding and unforgettable performance. Each performance – perfectly styled for your corporate brand and theme – can be of any length and can include astonishing executive reveals and extraordinary opening, closing, and interstitial segments. Enhance your next meeting, whatever the size, with the magic of Marco Tempest.