May 16, 2006

More conferences

by Michael Mateas · , 1:31 pm

Following up on my previous post about upcoming conferences, here’s another batch of conferences of interest to GTxA readers.

ACM Multimedia 2006 Interactive Arts Program
ACM Multimedia is the premier annual multimedia conference. The ACM MM Interactive Arts Program brings together the arts and multimedia communities to explore, discuss, and push the limits of both multimedia technology through the arts, and the arts through multimedia technology. They’re looking for both papers and interactive art exhibits. ACM MM will be held in Santa Barbara, California (USA), October 22-28, 2006. Submissions due June 1.

Future Play 2006
They’re looking for both paper and game submissions. The keynote speakers are Ken Perlin (NYU) and Don Daglow (Stormfront Studios). Future Play 2006 will be held October 10-12 in London, Ontario, Canada. Submissions are due July 28.

Gathering of Animated Life-like Agents
GALA 2006. The place to present your interactive virtual character in action! Special track and Jury Award of 350 euro for students. On-line showcase for the best entries in three categories. GALA 2006 will be held as part of the IVA 2006 conference in Marina del Rey, California (USA), August 21-23. Submissions due June 15.