We would like to invite you to final LEF session for 2009, LEF@Re:live09 supported by the Media Art History Conference Re:live 09.
We are delighted to report that the Leonardo Education
Forum (LEF) continues its successful international ed
ucation event-initiative and correspondingly we hope you join us at the public sessions scheduled at the forthcoming Media Art History Conference Re:live 09.
If you are interested in attending the Leonardo Education Forum workshops, which is carrying on from the excellent work done at the International Symposium of Electronic Art in Belfast and Ars Electronica towards the further development of an educational policy paper, please contact us.
November 26, 2009
Faculty of VCA and Music, University of Melbourne Campus Map Melbourne, University of Melbourne, 234 St Kilda Road, SOUTHBANK Victoria 3000
10 00 am Welcome
Su Baker, Associate Professor Art, Head of School, Faculty of the VCA and Music, University of Melbourne
Nina Czegledy LEF co-chair, Senior Fellow, KMDI, University of Toronto, Adjunct Associate Professor, Concordia University and Dr
Paul Thomas, Australian representative for LEF, Co chair Media Art History Conference, Re:live 09, Director Centre for Research in Art Science and Humanity Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia.
10.10 am Nina Czegledy LEF co-chair presents LEF international initiatives & Policy Papers
10.30 am Dr Paul Thomas and Jeremy Blank will report on the Australian national media art scoping study.
11.00 am Reports from delegates on LEF@ISEA – Ars on the three themes
11.15 am Professor Oliver Grau,, Chair for Image Science, Head Department for Cultural Studies
DANUBE UNIVERSITY, Krems, AUSTRIA
11.30 am Professor Ross Harley, Head of School, Media Arts, Acting Associate
Dean Research, College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales, Paddington, Australia
11.45 am Professor Ian M Clothier, Faculty of Art, Commerce and Technology, Western Institute of Technology at Taranaki, New Zealand, Director: Intercreate.org, SCANZ2006 & 2009
12 pm lunch
1.30 – 3.00 pm Working groups focus:
1. The Role of Research in media art & science & technology
2. The role of Curricula: Mapping the terrain
3. The role of Institutions: Institutional / OrganizationalCapacities and Benchmarks
3.00 pm summary by session chairs
The Role of Research in media art & science & technology
Working group leader: Oliver Grau
The role of Curricula: Mapping the terrain
Working group leader: Ross Harley
The role of Institutions: Institutional / Organizational
Capacities and Benchmarks
Working group leader: Ian Clothier
Working group co-leaders to be announced.
3.15pm – 4.30 pm Resolutions and outcomes Paul Brown
Please feel free to circulate.
Contact/Organizers: Nina Czegledy <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Paul Thomas email@example.com and Julian Stadon <firstname.lastname@example.org>