Open calls 2018

IX 2018 - OPEN CALL TO PARTICIPANTS

iX 2018 announces an open call for XR works (VR/AR/MR) and posters related to the symposium theme. The selected XR works will be included in the XR lounge exhibition; the Posters will be formatted into a single screen and made accessible, in a loop and on demand, from a dedicated station in the XR Lounge throughout the symposium, and beyond in the symposium’s on line archives.

Deadline for submissions are :

  • February 15, 2018 for XR works ;
  • April 15, 2018 for posters.

(See below for details)


OPEN CALL FOR XR WORKS

Deadline for submissions : February 15, 2018
Acceptance notification : March 15, 2018

VR, AR or MR works will be selected based on their originality, artistry and technical mastery. Priority will be given to works relating to the iX 2018 theme while pushing the boundaries of the current genres and illustrating novel uses for technology. Invited artists and developers are expected to provide their own equipment. The selected works will be presented within the XR Lounge throughout SAT’s building and stretching outdoors in the neighbouring park when required. Selected projects artists will be offered full iX 2018 complimentary passes.

Each proposal must be submitted in an email with the following information :

  • Author(s), Affiliation, contact ;
  • Title of work ;
  • Description (250 words) ;
  • Illustration (jpg) ;
  • Video (vimeo/youtube link) ;
  • Space requirements ;
  • Technical requirements.

Send email to : ix@sat.qc.ca


OPEN CALL FOR POSTERS

Deadline for submissions : April 1st, 2018
Acceptance notification : before April 15, 2018

Posters on concepts, projects, research or applications in relation to the iX 2018 theme will be will made accessible on demand from a dedicated station in the XR Lounge for the entire duration of the symposium, and beyond in the iX 2018 archive. The Poster Space is open (but not limited) to iX 2018 participants who will receive an invitation letter from the symposium organizers to facilitate the funding of their registration and travel expenses.

Each submitted poster must be formatted into a single PDF page in the landscape format of 3840 x 2160 pixels including the following information :

  • Author(s), Affiliation, contact
  • Title of work ;
  • Description ;
  • Illustration(s) ;
  • Caption(s).

Send PDF documents to : ix@sat.qc.ca