CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION ::: WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY - POWERED ART AND FASHION DESIGN
July 15 - 19, 2009
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Sabine Seymour was invited to contribute an illustrative lecture for the opening of the program. Wearable Technology – Powered Art and Fashion Design’ presented latest developments in the area of technologically augmented clothing. The program crossed the disciplines of fashion design, performance art, wearable computing and interaction design. The performative and expressive nature of the pieces were demonstrated at the opening at Melkweg.
CONFERENCE ::: ISWC2009
September 4 - 7, 2009
ISWC'09, the thirteenth annual IEEE International Symposium on Wearable Computers, is the premier forum for wearable computing and issues related to on-body and worn mobile technologies. ISWC'09 will bring together researchers, product vendors, fashion designers, textile manufacturers, users, and related professionals to share information and advances in wearable computing. ISWC'09 explicitly aims to broaden its scope to include cell phones and cell phone applications as they have become the most successful wearable computer to date.
CONFERENCE ::: SUPER HUMAN: REVOLUTION OF THE SPECIES
DEADLINE: July 31, 2009 (masterclass applications)
Inspired by the 150th publication anniversary of The Origin of Species, Darwin’s evolutionary treatise, Super Human: Revolution of the Species turns the spotlight on collaborations between artists and scientists and the impact these investigations have on what it means to be human, now and into the future.