Embracing Discovery: Qube Cinema Kicks Off Research Initiatives with Qube Labs

Qube Veteran Andre Lopes to Lead as Director. Erik Weaver Joins as Advisor, Innovation and Outreach.
Published on Tuesday, May 23, 2023

Los Angeles, USA, May 23, 2023

Qube Cinema, a trailblazer in digital cinema technology, is excited to announce the launch of Qube Labs. This vibrant new division underscores Qube's commitment to fostering research and innovation in the realm of filmmaking technology.

Andre Lopes Steps Up to Helm Qube Labs
With his impressive 16-year tenure at Qube, Andre Lopes is stepping into the role of Director at Qube Labs. Having previously served as the Product Manager for Digital Cinema Servers, Andre has been instrumental in steering a multitude of product innovations. In his new capacity, Andre will be responsible for leading Qube Labs' research initiatives and forming strategic partnerships with academic institutions and independent researchers in the field of media technology.

Erik Weaver Comes Aboard as Advisor, Innovation and Outreach
Erik Weaver, a specialist in the intersection of cloud technology, on-set virtual production and the media and entertainment industry, is joining Qube Labs as Advisor, Innovation and Outreach. Erik's role will be pivotal in supporting the development of generative AI and other advanced filmmaking technologies, further bolstering Qube Labs' commitment to innovation.

Rajesh Ramachandran, CTO of Qube Cinema, shared his enthusiasm about the establishment of the new division: "Andre's long-standing commitment to Qube and his profound understanding of the media technology landscape, combined with Erik's extensive knowledge in the intersection of innovation technology and entertainment, form a powerhouse team. Their cumulative expertise will unquestionably propel Qube Labs in advancing the art and science of storytelling."

For further information, please contact:
Andre Lopes
Qube Cinema Inc.