OT: NIME 2009 - Call for papers


    Dec 15 2008 | 11:59 pm
    Greetings, everyone:
    On behalf of the NIME 2009 Committee, we invite you to be part of the 9th International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression, organized by the School of Music, School of Art, Carnegie Institute of Technology, Entertainment Technology Center and School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University.
    We encourage contributions in the following categories:
    * Papers (full papers, short papers, posters) * Demonstrations * Live Performances * Installations
    Complete submission guidelines are available on the conference website at http://www.nime2009.org.
    TOPICS
    We welcome submissions on topics related to new interfaces for music performance including, but not limited to: Novel controllers and interfaces for musical expression Novel controllers for collaborative performance Novel musical instruments Computational methods of composition Augmented/hyper instruments Interfaces for dance and physical expression Interactive Game Music Robotic Music Interactive sound and multimedia installations Interactive sonification Sensor and actuator technologies Haptic and force feedback devices Interface protocols and data formats Gesture and music Perceptual & cognitive issues Interactivity design and software tools Musical mapping strategies Performance analysis and machine learning Performance rendering and generative algorithms Experiences with novel interfaces in education and entertainment Experiences with novel interfaces in live performance and composition Surveys of past work and stimulating ideas for future research Historical studies in twentieth-century instrument design Reports on student projects in the framework of NIME related courses Artistic, cultural, and social impact of NIME technology Gesture measurement Enabling music networks Bio-music
    IMPORTANT DATES
    Submission of proposals (papers, posters, performances, installations): January 24, 2008
    Notification of acceptance/rejection (installations and performances): March 13, 2009
    Notification of acceptance/rejection (papers and posters): March 20, 2009
    Early registration: May 1, 2009
    Author registration (papers and posters): May 1, 2009
    Submission of final papers: April 15, 2008
    FURTHER INFORMATION AND CONTACT
    For any further information/question/comment/suggestion, please send an email to the local organizing committee at info@nime2009.org.