Affective Experiences
Affective Experiences

Conference Programme

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Please note that while all speakers are confirmed, the programme is subject to change.

9:00 – 9:30 Registration
Refreshments provided
9:30 – 10:20 Opening Keynote

Professor Ernest Edmonds
Professor of Computational Art, Institute of Creative Technologies (IOCT), School of Media and Communication, De Montfort University (DMU)
‘Researching Audience Experience: the example of Light Logic’

10:20 – 11:25 Panel I – Affect in media, art and design
(Chaired by Christina Kamposiori, University College London)

Professor Lars Nyre
Department of Information Science and Media Studies, University of Bergen, Norway
Perceiving the world through screens, loudspeakers and touch panels

Nic Sandiland
Lecturer and Artist, School of Art and Design, Middlesex University
Modulation in Interactive Video Installation

Philip Szporer , Marlene Millar
Media Artists, Montreal
Leaning On A Horse Asking For Directions

11:25 – 11:40 Coffee break
11:40 – 12:45 Panel II – Research online
(Chaired by Vasileios Routsis, University College London)

Professor Melissa Terras
Director of UCL Centre for Digital Humanities, Professor of Digital Humanities in the Department of Information Studies at University College London (UCL), UK
Steven Gray, Spatial Software Engineer and Researcher,UCL Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, University College London
Dr Rudolf Ammann, Designer at Large, UCLDH

Tales from the walled app garden: building Textal, Text Analysis App

Dr Theano Moussouri
Lecturer in Museum Studies, Institute of Archaeology, University College London (UCL)
Mobile technology: a new tool for research

Dr Jenny Kidd
Lecturer, Cardiff School of Journalism, Media & Cultural Studies
Museum online games: a misuse of empathy?

12:45 – 13:45 Lunch
13:45 – 15:05 Panel III – Art evoking affect
(Chaired by Irida Ntalla, City University London)

Dr Juliet Steyn
A Collection of Innocence and Experience

Dr Jennifer Fisher
Associate Professor, Department of Visual Art & Art History
Curating Affect

Dr Eleni Ikoniadou
Lecturer In Media And Cultural Studies, School Of Performance & Screen Studies, Kingston University
The inaudible sonority of the image

Mayu Iida
Doctoral Student, Dept. of Interdisciplinary Cultural Studies, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo
In/organic Organs: Bodies Inside-Out and the Affective Transition of Senses

15:05 – 15:20 Coffee/ Tea Break
15:20 – 16:25 Panel IV – Experiencing and measuring affective experiences
(Chaired by Marianne Markowski, Middlesex University)

Carina E.I. Westling1, Julian Tee2, Aoife Healy3, Robert Needham3, Nachiappan Chockalingam3, Harry J. Witchel2
1. School of Media and Film, University of Sussex, UK
2. Brighton and Sussex Medical School, UK
3. CSHER, University of Staffordshire, UK
Cycling between action inhibition and self-adaptors during entrainment to affordances: quantifying the embodied engagement spectrum

Victoria Gray
Lecturer in Dance, York St John University
Sound affects: The sonification of energetic exchange between performer and spectator in performance

Dr Mie Nørgaard & Lars Høegh
Assistant professor, Aarhus School of Architecture, Århus
Experimental approach to exploring the affective relationship between human and object

16:30 – 17:20 Closing Keynote

Professor Lisa Blackman
Professor in Media and Communications, Department of Media and Communications, Goldsmiths College
‘Affectivity, Affordances, Mediation and ‘the People Formally Known as the Audience’

17:20 – 17:30 Closing Remarks
17:30 – 19:00 Reception – Wine
19:00 Pub / Dinner