OPEN CALL: Mobile Design Workshop


A weekend of rapid prototyping centered around mobile technology presented by Portage

 
DateFriday, October 26, 2007 - 4:00am to Sunday, October 28, 2007 - 4:00am

Cost

Free

Email

jziemianin@mdcn.ocad.ca

Location

OCAD's Mobile Lab 52 McCaul St. (Third Floor), Toronto, Ontario

If you are in Integrated Media, Sculpture/Installation, or are otherwise experienced with electronics, computer programming, interaction design or virtual communities then please join us for a weekend of rapid prototyping centered around mobile technology.

Our PORTAGE team members will demonstrate what we have accomplished using mobile technology and will then guide participants in the following experimental projects:

EMF Detection Project: Electro magnetic frequency detectors and mobile devices
Public camera Project: Streaming surveillance video to servers and onto phones via our Wifi network
Wall of Sound Project: Building instruments from found materials and creating user interaction scenarios
Video Portal Project: Video manipulation and motion tracking using mobile devices.

Food and refreshments will be provided for the duration of the workshop.

To RSVP or find out more information, please contact one of the following representatives:
Jennie Ziemianin: jziemianin@mdcn.ocad.ca
Paula Gardner: pgardner@ocad.on.ca
Geoffrey Shea: gshea@faculty.ocad.ca

DateFriday, October 26, 2007 - 4:00am to Sunday, October 28, 2007 - 4:00am

Cost

Free

Email

jziemianin@mdcn.ocad.ca

Website Location

OCAD's Mobile Lab 52 McCaul St. (Third Floor), Toronto, Ontario

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Friday, October 26, 2007 - 4:00am to Sunday, October 28, 2007 - 4:00am

If you are in Integrated Media, Sculpture/Installation, or are otherwise experienced with electronics, computer programming, interaction design or virtual communities then please join us for a weekend of rapid prototyping centered around mobile technology.

Our PORTAGE team members will demonstrate what we have accomplished using mobile technology and will then guide participants in the following experimental projects:

EMF Detection Project: Electro magnetic frequency detectors and mobile devices
Public camera Project: Streaming surveillance video to servers and onto phones via our Wifi network
Wall of Sound Project: Building instruments from found materials and creating user interaction scenarios
Video Portal Project: Video manipulation and motion tracking using mobile devices.

Food and refreshments will be provided for the duration of the workshop.

To RSVP or find out more information, please contact one of the following representatives:
Jennie Ziemianin: jziemianin@mdcn.ocad.ca
Paula Gardner: pgardner@ocad.on.ca
Geoffrey Shea: gshea@faculty.ocad.ca

Venue & Address: 
OCAD's Mobile Lab 52 McCaul St. (Third Floor), Toronto, Ontario
Email: 
jziemianin@mdcn.ocad.ca
Cost: 
Free
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