Twitter connections mapped by Valdis Krebs

CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

 Tuesday, June 15

17.00
Opening of SLSA-EU 2010 conference "Textures"

 Wednesday, June 16

16.30–18.00
Session 2 (90 min): [ART AS RESEARCH]
Christopher Hales. Learning from the SMARTlab Experience
Mili John Tharakan. New Insights into Traditional Narrative Textile Craft Shaping the Future of Interactive Textiles and Technology
Kathy High. BioArt Initiative: the failure of going too fast
Signe Grube. Artwork – Witness of Time

 Thursday, June 17

09.00–10.30
Keynote (semi-plenary session, 90 min): [NETWORKS AND SUSTAINABILITY]
Felix Stalder. Sharing and surveillance. Two features of network culture

11.00–12.30/13.00
Session 3 (90/120 min): [NETWORKS AND SUSTAINABILITY] Sustainability, Labour and Gouvernmentality
Magda Tyzlik-Carver. Sustainability of Labour within Organized Networks
Clemens Apprich. Reading the Digital City: New political technologies in the Network Society
Valdis Krebs. Intersections – the Weave of the Connected Economy

16.30–18.00
ession 4 (90 min): [NETWORKS AND SUSTAINABILITY] Open Source, Creativity, Community
Adnan Hadzi. Why Openness Matters: the Deptford.TV Project.
Ilze Black and Alexei Blinov. Local portals: Experiments in ubiquitous networks
Simon Biggs. Where and why creativity?

 Friday, June 18

09.00–10.30
Keynote (semi-plenary session / 90 min): [ART AS RESEARCH]
Carole Gray, Heather Delday. A 'PEDAGOGY OF POIESIS' Possible futures for ‘artistic’ practice-led doctoral research

16.30–18.00
Keynote (semi-plenary session / 90 min): [ART AS RESEARCH]
Jan Kaila. Artistic Research formalized into Doctoral Programs

 Saturday, June 19

09.00–10.30
Keynote (plenary session / 90 min): [ART AS RESEARCH]
The Humanities and the Arts Chaired by Florian Dombois

11.00 – 13.00
Session 7 (120 min): [ART AS RESEARCH]
Kerstin Mey. Creativity, Imagination, Values – Why we need art as research
Janis Jeffries. Situated Knowledge: The Subjective and The Personal In Creative Arts Research
Christoph Brunner. Research-Creation / The Generation of Novel Textures
Camille Baker. Art-as-Research for MINDtouch: participatory performance as research in mobile media

14:00-15:30
Roundtable (90 min): [ART AS RESEARCH]
Henk Borghoff, Sher Doruff. Artistic Research: Non-Conceptualism, Realism and Contingency

NETWORKS AND SUSTAINABILITY stream at SLSA conference
chaired by Armin Medosch and Rasa Smite

ART AS RESEARCH stream at SLSA conference
chaired by Kerstin Mey and Florian Dombois