Stefania Serafin E: sts (at)

ECCI X – conference for creativity and innovation in Copenhagen

Meet the innovators, the creative and the trendsetters at ECCI X in Denmark and go Co-creative on October 14-17 2007!

The 10th European Conference for Creativity & Innovation (ECCI X) in Copenhagen is calling for your attention: Please notice March 1st as a crucial deadline for:

• Early registration discount
• Submission of academic papers (abstracts)
• Submission of non-academic contributions (1st round)

The conference website, is open for abstract submission for academic papers. Please download Call for Papers from the website. Feel free to distribute the Call for Papers amongst colleagues.

Besides the academic paper jam sessions, the conference has a variety of sessions where the conference participants are invited to contribute in order to share experiences and develop knowledge across disciplines:

• Creative Reflection Zones
• Crack the Nut Workshops
• Toolbox presentations
• Best-practice cases

Read more about the various session types at the website, under “Call for contributions”, where you also can find the submission form and see who is in the review committee.

Time schedule for non-academic contributions:

• March 1, 2007: Deadline for submissions 1ST ROUND
• May 1, 2007: Notification of acceptance from Review Committee
• June 1, 2007: Deadline for submissions 2ND ROUND
• August 1, 2007: Notification of acceptance from Review Committee

Kindest, creative & innovative regards,

Arne Stjernholm Madsen, chairman of the planning committee

CHI workshop on Sonic Interaction design

The COST Action IC0601 on Sonic Interaction Design is organizing a CHI 2008 Workshop titled “Sonic Interaction Design: Sound,
Information, Experience”.

The workshop will be part of ACM CHI, the Annual SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, which will be held in Florence, Italy, from April 5 – 10, 2008. With over 2000 attendees and many industry exhibitors, CHI is the most important event for the Human-Computer Interaction community.

For further information about the workshop, including the call for
participation, see:

DAFX 2007

The Digital Audio effects conference (DAFX) takes place in Bordeaux from September 10th to 15th.
Submission deadline: March 31st.

ISMA 2007

ISMA 2007

“Scientific design of musical instruments: a tool to preserve and improve our musical heritage”


  • String instruments
  • Percussion instruments
  • Singing
  • Architectural acoustics
  • Electronic musical instruments
  • Wind instruments
  • Pipe organs
  • Perception of musical sounds
  • Recording & reproduction of sounds


  • The scientific design of musical instruments
  • Physical modelling and sound synthesis
  • Non-linear phenomena in musical acoustics
  • Acoustical properties of wind instruments and its measurement

ICA 2007

The International conference on acoustics will take place in Madrid
from September 2nd to 7th.

I have been invited to present to two special sessions:

1) Virtual musical instruments chaired by Vesa Valimaki
2) Linear and nonlinear modes, theoretical and
experimental approaches, applications in musical
acoustics chaired by Christophe Vergez

Audio mostly 2007

The audio mostly conference, the 2nd conference on interaction with sound,  this year takes place  in Ilmenau, Germany on September 27-28, 2007 hosted by the Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology IDMT.

We will present a paper entitled: Sonic Interaction design: case studies from the Medialogy education.

ICMC will start in 10 days

The full program of the ICMC conference which will take place in Copenhagen from August 27th to 31st is available here.

Enactive 2007

Paper deadline today

Sound and music computing 2007

The Sound and Music Computing 2007 takes place in Lefkada, Greece, from July 11th to 13th.
More info .
Submission deadline April 10th.

ICAD 2007

The International Conference on Auditory Display (ICAD) will take place in Montreal from June 26 to 29.