[ 20. Januar 2012 ]

CALL – SSSP 2012 Conference: Call for abstracts / papers

Von: Panos Amelides
Datum: 19. Januar 2012 11:13:32 MEZ
Betreff: SSSP 2012 Conference: Call for abstracts / papers

An amazing opportunity for post-graduate and/or recently graduate
researchers to present their work in the field of Electroacoustic
Music!!! Read below…

Sound, Sight, Space and Play 2012
Postgraduate Conference for the Creative Sonic Arts

Wednesday 6th – Friday 8th June 2012

The Music, Technology and Innovation Research Centre in the Department
of Music, Technology and Innovation at De Montfort University, is
hosting again the Sound, Sight, Space and Play Conference (SSSP) in
Leicester, UK. This year’s topic is ‘Sound and Interdisciplinary

We invite submissions of papers and works on areas related to
collaborative creativity in the sonic arts with (but not restricted


Fine Arts




Guidelines for Submission of Papers and Works

All submissions will be subject to a double-blind peer-review
procedure conducted by PhD students or post docs from different
institutions representing the various sub-disciplines of sonic arts
and related fields.
Paper submission: Submissions must not exceed 300 words in length
including a title, headings and references and should be in PDF
format. Your submission must also include your name, affiliation,
email address as well as a 200-word biography. No postal applications
will be accepted.

Paper slots: 15 minutes presentation and 5 minutes for questions.

Keynote slots: 20 minutes presentation and 10 minutes for questions.

Work submission: Should be no longer than 15 minutes in duration (with
exception to installations) and can be submitted ONLY online via file
sharing services such as YouSendIt (http://www.yousendit.com) or
Dropbox (http://www.dropbox.com). Submissions must be accompanied with
programme notes, technical specifications and requirements in PDF

Please send all submissions to sssp2012@gmail.com.


February 1, 2012: Deadline for abstracts and works submissions.

April 3, 2012: Notification of successful applicants and Registration

April 23, 2012: Early bird registration ends

Registration Fees

There will be a charge of £30 (early bird rate) or £40 registration
fee, per delegate or attendee, in order to cover the costs of the
event. There is NO fee for submission. Registration fees would be
payable by latest May 2012. Organisers of the event have applied for
funding from various sources and if these bids are successful the
registration fees will be abolished. So far we are waiting for
responses from funding bodies to secure this year’s funding in order
to support the event.

Further Contact Information

Questions relating to all submissions, or any other inquiries should
be directed to the SSSP Organising Committee: sssp2012@gmail.com.

SSSP 2012 Internet Site: http://www.sssp.org.uk