Besides the scientific program, the artistic exhibition is running continuously at the 4th floor of the building.

Day 1: Wednesday, October 26, 2016
9:30 – 10:00. Opening
Welcome words by hosts.
10:00 – 12:00. Session 01. Session chair: Khaldoun Zreik

1. Alessio Chierico (University of Art and Design Linz, Austria): “Art and materiality in post-media practice: toward an ontology of digital and its devices

2. Daniela de Paulis (University of Amsterdam, Netherlands): “OPTICKS and Visual Moonbounce

3. Gabriel Pareyon (Cenidim, INBA, Mexico): “Patterns of Materiality/Immateriality: Dialectics in Epistemology under the New Scientific Paradigm

4. Maciej Ozog (University of Lodz, Poland): “Your Body is You: new media art as a critical analysis of biometric surveillance

12:00 – 12:15. Break
12:15 – 13:00. Session 02. Session chair: Everardo Reyes

5. Christa Sommerer and Laurent Mignonneau (University of Art and Design Linz, Austria): “A personal media art archive based on the symbol of the fly

13:00 – 14:30. Lunch
14:30 – 16:30. Session 03. Session chair: Malu Fragoso

6. Maria Giulia Dondero (Université de Liège, Belgium): “Using Images to Analyze Images. Semiotics meets Cultural Analytics

7. Sandra Alvaro Sanchez (Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain): “Art and Data: the aesthetic emergence of knowledge

8. Pilar Rosado Rodrigo (Universitat de Barcelona, Spain): “Letting images speak for themselves

9. Jung E Choi (Duke University, USA): “Materializing Depth in Gravicells: The Potential of Twenty-first-century Media

16:30 – 17:00. Coffee break
17:00 – 18:00. Invited speaker. Session chair: Warren Sack

Bernard Stiegler (IRI, Centre Pompidou, France): “There is no immateriality. The function of arts in the process of exosomatisation”


Day 2: Thursday, October 27, 2016
9:30 – 11:00. Session 04. Session chair: Bill Miller

10. Annet Dekker (, Netherlands): “What We Talk About When We Talk About Online Cultures Cancelled last minute. We start at 9:45 AM.

11. Conor McGarrigle (Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland): “Preserving born digital data-art: lessons from artists’ practice

12. Andrea Sosa (National University of La Plata, Argentina): “At angle C: instability poetics. Participation aesthetics through the work of Julio Le Parc and the Groupe de Recherche d’Art Visuel (GRAV)

11:00 – 11:30. Break
11:30 – 13:00. Session 05. Session chair: Alan Dunning

13. Andrés Burbano (Universidad de los Andes, Colombia) and Esteban Garcia Bravo (Purdue University, USA): “Konrad Zuse: Enabler of Computational Arts

14. Reynaldo Thompson (Universidad de Guanajuato, Mexico), Tirtha Mukhopadhyay (Universidad de Guanajuato) and Frank Dufour (University of Texas at Dallas, USA): “Archiving Digital Art in Latin America. Digital Art Archive and Retrieving Materiality

15. Alexandre Michaan (Freelance media art conservator) and Nina van Doren (LIMA, Netherlands): “Archiving, documenting and emulating the collection of CD-ROM artworks from LIMA, Amsterdam

13:00 – 14:30. Lunch
14:30 – 16:30. Session 06. Session chair: Ioannis Kanellos

16. Luz Maria Sanchez (Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Lerma, Mexico): “Vis. (un)necessary force

17. Melanie Hundley (Vanderbilt University, USA) and Teri Holbrook (Georgia State University, USA): “Composing the Future: Teachers and the Materiality of Cultivating Young Digital Creatives

18. Ricardo Dal Farra (Concordia University, Canada): “Memory’s death… or the desire of immortality

19. Shelley Hornstein (York University, Canada): “Beyond Place: Monuments and Museums after the Intangible Turn

16:30 – 17:00. Coffee break
17:00 – 19:30. Artistic Performances

Naoyuki Tanaka (Independent artist, France): “MonkeyTURN

Ricardo Dal Farra (Concordia University, Canada): “ORGANIC


Day 3: Friday, October 28, 2016
9:30 – 11:00. Session 07. Session chair: Ioannis Kanellos

20. Gemma Arguello Manresa (Universidad de las Américas Puebla, Mexico): “Imagining spatially in Computer-Based Art

21. Gerry Kisil (Alberta College of Art & Design, Canada) and Alan Dunning (University of Calgary, Canada): “Mirages de Villes

22. Thomas Storey (University of Florida, USA): “Quick & Easy Recipes for Disaster

11:00 – 11:30. Break
11:30 – 13:00. Session 08. Session chair: Paul Magee

23. Marc Veyrat and Frank Soudan (Université de Savoie-Mont-Blanc, France): “FFF

24. Maria Luiza Fragoso (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro- UFRJ, Brazil): “We Bees: an immersive telematic object from project S.H.A.S.T.

25. A. Bill Miller and Jeremy Behreandt (University of Wisconsin – Whitewater, USA): “Movement Systems from Motion Capture Data

13:00 – 14:30. Lunch
14:30 – 15:30. Invited speaker. Session chair: Everardo Reyes

Lev Manovich (CUNY, New York, USA): “Mapping global digital art” (live conference from NYC)

15:30 – 16:00. Coffee break
16:00 – 17:30. Session 09. Session chair: Khaldoun Zreik

26. Andrea Sosa (National University of La Plata, Argentina): “Projected Illusions: Space, LIght and Coordinates

27. Kevin Badni (American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates): “Perceptions of interactive art latency

28. Federico Garrido (T.U. Kairserslautern, Germany), “Central floorplans and digital design strategies

17:30 – 18:00. Roundtable: toward CAC.6. Speakers: Everardo Reyes, Khaldoun Zreik, Frank Dufour, Reynaldo Thompson
18:00 – 18:30. Closing
18:30 – 20:00. Dismount artistic exhibition
20:30. Dinner. Please ask organizers for details.