SMC 2011


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[July 16, 2011]
Some SMC2011 photo albums publicly available on facebook are now linked from the conference materials section.

[July 11, 2011]
The SMC2011 Best Paper Award has been granted to the paper Ljudskrapan/The Soundscraper: Sound exploration for children with complex needs, accommodating hearing aids and cochlear implants, by Kjetil Falkenberg Hansen, Christina Dravins, and Roberto Bresin. The awarding ceremony has taken place on Fri. July 8th, during the conference dinner, between the meat and the dessert. Congratulations!

[July 05, 2011]
Social Program updated: on the opening day (wed. July 6), we will offer a welcome cocktail reception to all SMC2011 registered participants. This will happen at the Conservatory, immediately after the end of opening concert. The reception will start approx. at 20.00-20.30. See also the updated Program table.

[July 05, 2011]
The Conference Proceedings are online and downloadable from Padova University Press (also linked from the Conference materials). Just in time!

[June 22, 2011]
The Conference Guide is ready. Also linked from the Conference materials on the Programme page.

[June 16, 2011]
More details available on venue(s) and directions. Check Venue and Practical Info. Some more details available also in the Program table.

[June 14, 2011]
Social Program updated: the conference dinner will take place at the Antica Trattoria Zaramella. The conference map has been updated accordingly.

[June 07, 2011]
Social Program updated: as previously anticipated, the return trip to Venice now includes a boat trip from the mainland to Venice and back.

[June 04, 2011]
Music Programme updated: the program of the Opening Concert is available, minor changes in the schedule of Concert 1.

[June 03, 2011]
All pdfs of accepted SMC2011 papers have been uploaded on - accessible from the Programme page.

[May 25, 2011]
Accepted SMC2011 papers are online on - accessible from the Programme page. Minor fixes to the Technical Program.

[May 17, 2011]
The complete Technical Program has now been published in the Programme page. We are proud to announce that the Keynote Address will be given by philosopher Roberto Casati.

[May 9, 2011]
The list of accepted contributions is available in the Programme page.

[May 6, 2011]
The link to the registration form is now available from the registration page.

[May 6, 2011]
Selection completed and notifications sent to authors. We were able to accept 83 papers (35 oral presentations + 48 posters) among 136 submissions (AR: 61%). We were able to accept 17 music works among 77 submission (AR: 22%).

[April 26, 2011]
A preliminary draft of the conference program, with related social events, is now available.
Info about registration has also been updated. The registration form will officially open in about one week from now.

[April 4, 2011]
Submissions are now closed. We are happy to announce that have received 130 submissions for the Technical Program and 75 submissions for the Music Program.

[March 24, 2011]
Due to several requests, the deadline for submissions to SMC2011 has been partially extended. Please check the Informations for authors.

[March 22, 2011]
We just been informed by EasyChair that there will be an unexpected server maintenance, starting at 2011-03-23 00:05 until 2011-03-23 06:00:00 (UK time). During this time frame it will not be possible to submit contributions to SMC2011 through EasyChair. We are sorry for the service interruption.

[February 24, 2011]
Registration fees for conference and summer school are now available (registrations will open after the notification of acceptance to authors and applicants).
Please check the Registration page.

[January 31, 2011]
Call for Participation to the SMC Summer School launched

[January 25, 2011]
LaTex template updated with some small fixups

[January 19, 2011]
LaTex and Office templates for paper contributions are now available.
The EasyChair submission page is now available.
Please check these out in the Informations for authors.

[January 19, 2011]
SMC2011 in a special issue of the Journal of New Music Research
(tentatively scheduled for the second half of 2012, to be confirmed).
Please check it out in the call for participation.

[November 25, 2010]
Second call for participation (call for music) launched

[November 2, 2010]
SMC2011 will host the Rencon Workshop

[October 15, 2010]
First call for participation (call for papers) launched

[October 1, 2010]
SMC 2011 website is online!

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SaMPL Conservatory

With the support of the Culture Programme of the European Union