[csaa-forum] IE Conference Deadline Extended

Esther Milne EMilne at groupwise.swin.edu.au
Wed Jun 20 08:23:40 CST 2007


3-5 December, 2007 
Storey Hall, RMIT University, 
Melbourne, Australia

An in-cooperation conference with the Association for Computer
Machinery (ACM).

****** Extended Submission Deadline *******

Full Papers (max 8 pages): 23 July 2007
Short papers (max 3 pages): 23 July 2007
Full and short papers will be refereed by an international program
committee for publication in the conference proceedings. All accepted
papers will be archived in the ACM Digital Library.
The Australasian Conference on Interactive Entertainment is a
cross-disciplinary conference that brings together researchers from
artificial intelligence, cognitive science, media studies, drama, HCI,
psychology, interactive media, cultural studies, graphics, audio, as
well as researchers from other disciplines working on new game specific
technologies or providing critical analysis of games and interactive
In an epoch marked by convergence, cross-platform media and the rise of
social software/ networks, how are the digital industries - most
especially gaming - being transformed? What types of new genres and
modes of interactivity are evolving? And how are these social
technologies informed by cultural context? The 2007 Interactive
Entertainment conference considers the difference between convergence as
rhetoric and practice, imaginary and reality.
The conference will accept innovative submission types that present new
scientific ideas, improvements to existing techniques or provide new
ways of examining, designing and using computer games. All full paper
and short paper submissions will be peer-reviewed by an international
program committee. 
Authors of selected IE2007 papers will be invited to revise and expand
their submission for submission to a special issue of the Journal of
Game development. These expanded versions would be subject to the
journal's existing review process.
The papers and presentations should include original and unpublished
contributions. Suggested research topics include but are not limited

  *  Artificial Intelligence
  *  Augmented, Virtual and Mixed Reality
  *  Art, Design and New Media
  *  Convergence and cross-platform media
  *  E-learning and the roles of games in pedagogy
  *  Technology, co-presence and place
  *  Pervasive (location aware) mobile technologies 
  *  Policy and legislative responses to mobile and locative media
  *  Cultural and Media Studies on Computer Games
  *  Education, Training, and Edutainment Technologies
  *  Graphics/Animation Techniques
  *  Interactive Digital Storytelling
  *  Mobile Media
  *  The rise of social software and networking (technical and social)
  *  Sound and Music
Please see the conference web site: http://www.ie.rmit.edu.au 
Inquiries should be forwarded to: ie2007 at ieconference.org 

Dr Esther Milne
Lecturer in Media and Communications
Faculty of Life and Social Sciences
Swinburne University of Technology
John Street, Hawthorn VIC 3122
+613 92148195

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