[NetBehaviour] Idmaa 2012: Fast Forward
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Idmaa 2012: Fast Forward – Perspectives On The Future Of Digital Media
And Arts Nov. 8-10, 2012 (#Idmaa2012).
The tenth annual International Digital Media and Arts Association
Conference, will be held November 8-10, 2012 in Miami, Florida.
Commemorating a decade of convergence, this year’s conference looks to
celebrate iDMAa’s rich history of interdisciplinarity, collaboration,
communication, and commitment to digital media and arts. iDMAa invites
you to share your perspectives on the future of digital media and arts.
We are accepting submissions for presentations and panel proposals until
September 7, 2012. To ensure rich dialog and exchange, we ask that
presentations conform to 20 slides, 20 seconds per slide format. (See
the link on pechu kucha http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pecha_Kucha format
for more information). Authors interested in organizing panel
discussions will need to submit an abstract and vita for each panel
The conference will include keynote speakers, lively pecha kucha
presentations, a juried art exhibition highlighting creative research in
interactive media and digital arts, topical discussions focused both on
future of digital media in the industry and also evolving pedagogies in
Call for Papers and Projects:
We are interested in all ideas related to the future of digital media
and arts. Creative research that demonstrates the convergence of
different disciplines, media, cultures, and technologies is particularly
encouraged. The conference will contain several tracks of programming
that expand on the conference theme in the following areas:
* Digital/interactive literature
* Algorithmic art
* Motion graphic design
* Video game design/theory/research
* Digital humanities
* Novel human-computer interfaces
* History of digital art
* Data visualization
* Digital media and arts pedagogy/curriculum
* Social media
* Online/mobile advertising and marketing
All abstracts will be refereed for acceptance and should report on the
results of creative or research projects that explore innovative areas
of new media (design, art, tools, education, etc.) and will be posted as
is on the conference website.
1. Submit your abstract (maximum 500 words) online
(http://www.formstack.com/landing/9100) as a word document by September
7, 2012. Panel proposals should be submitted as one file.
2. All abstracts should follow the formatting conventions found in the
latest edition of the Chicago Manual of Style (documentary note).
3. Authors will be notified via email of their submissions’ status by
approximately September 14.
4. Authors should confirm attendance by October 12.
5. To be reviewed for possible publication in The Journal of the
International Digital Media and Arts Association selected conference
proceedings, accepted papers of no more than 3500 words must be
submitted in their final form (as a word document using your last name
in the file name) by December 21. Details forthcoming at
Click the link below to submit your abstract.
All conference sessions will take place in Miami, Florida. The
conference hotel is the Marriott Courtyard Downtown. The Miami
International Airport (MIA) is served by most major airlines and shuttle
or taxi service is available.
Deadline: Fri Sep 7th, 2012
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