Call for Sounds In Space symposium submissions (now closed)

Submissions are welcomed for contributions to the Sound in Space Symposium from academic researchers, creative practitioners, and students in audio engineering, sound, music, visual media arts or technology.

More details can be found in this PDF.  Also, at www.brucewiggins.co.uk

Submissions are welcomed in the following areas (although other related areas also welcomed!):

  • Virtual Reality with Spatial Audio
  • 3D audio research
  • Creativity with technology in education and sound and music
  • Multichannel sound and music development and realisation
  • Ambisonic and other multichannel sound diffusion systems technology
  • Hardware and software systems for sound and music spatialisation
  • Aesthetics and perception of 3-D sound and music
  • Theatricality of sound and sound in theatre
  • Acousmatic music and multimedia installation work
  • Music and space in performance or production
  • Sound, music, hybridity and interdisciplinarity
  • Spatialisation, visualisation and communication
  • Analysis and/or demonstration of original work
  • Critical evaluation of established work

Submissions are welcomed for exhibition, presentation or demonstration at the symposium event in the following forms:

  • Print conference poster (A2 – printed on behalf of contributor, submitted by high resolution PDF)
  • Rich media poster (Microsoft Powerpoint, Apple Keynote, Flash animation, Quicktime movie)
  • Surround sound work (technical specifications specified below) up to 10 minutes in duration for demonstration or 20 minutes for installation (with or without talk)
  • 20 minute lecture presentation or technical demonstration (individual or team)
  • 40 minute lecture presentation or technical demonstration (individual or team)

Audio Arrays Available:

24 Speaker, 3D KRK Surround Sound Laboratory (used for smaller groups and rolling demos)

Larger 3D Array details of which will be finalised depending on requirements of submissions (most likely 28 speaker 3D array + Stereo d&b Audiotechnik Stereo Array – Ambisonic decoders provided up to 3rd order)

Deadline: All submissions should be made by 5pm on Friday 28th April 2017. Abstracts should be around 150 words in length. Please also provide a 100 word personal summary (to be used for publicity purposes) for all contributing personnel.


 

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All submissions (or general enquiries) should be submitted by 5pm on Friday 28th April 2017.