Preliminary Colloquium Schedule

All activities take place in the Beverley Webster Rolph room
Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, 185 Ste-Catherine Street West.

The entire colloquium will be recorded and live-streamed, making it accessible to viewers internationally. Simultaneous bilingual interpretation (French and English) will be available to the public in attendance. A non-credited POOC (Participatory Open Online Course) will also be offered online in conjunction with the colloquium. All colloquium activities are free and open to the public.

Friday, November 15, 2013:

8:30-9:00: Welcome table and registration

9:00-9:15: Introduction – Media@McGill

9:15-10:30: Session 1 – Opening Keynote

N. Katherine Hayles, Duke University

10:30-11:00: Coffee break

11:00-12:30: Session 2 – Publics and Participation
Kate Crawford, Microsoft Research/MIT Center for Civic Media
Bart Cammaerts, London School of Economics
Christina Dunbar-Hester, Rutgers University

12:30-14:00: Lunch break

14:00-15:05: Session 3 – Surveillance
Jillian York, Electronic Frontier Foundation
Christopher Soghoian, American Civil Liberties Union

15:05-15:35: Coffee break

15:35-16:45: Session 4 – Regulating Participation
Julie Cohen, Georgetown Law
Birgitta Jónsdóttir, M.P. in Iceland

16:45-17:00: Pause

17:00-18:00: Session 5 – Keynote
Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, Antimodular Research

Saturday, November 16, 2013:

8:30-9:00: Welcome table and registration

9:00-9:05: Welcome

9:05 -10:05: Session 6 – Participation in Art and Design
Rudolf Frieling, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Graham Pullin, University of Dundee

10:05-10:35: Coffee break

10:35-12:00: Session 7 – Gaming
T.L. Taylor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Mia Consalvo, Concordia University
Jason Edward Lewis and Skawennati, Aboriginal Territories in Cyberspace

12:00-13:30: Lunch break

13:30-15:00: Session 8 — The Predicament of Participation
R. Trebor Scholz, The New School
Geert Lovink, Institute of Network Cultures
Nico Carpentier, Free University Brussels

15:00-15:30: Coffee break

15:30-16:45: Session 9 – Closing Keynote
Bernard Stiegler, Institut de Recherche et d’Innovation, Centre Pompidou

16:45-17:00: Closing remarks