[artinfo] CFP - INTERACTIVOS?'10: NEIGHBORHOOD SCIENCE / community networks, free software and DIY

Medialab-Prado comunicacion difusion at medialab-prado.es
Thu Mar 25 14:47:56 CET 2010

*Call for Projects and Papers
Interactivos?'10: Neighborhood Science**

Deadline: *April 19,** 2010 **
*Dates of the workshop: *June 7 - 23, 2010
*Venue: Medialab-Prado in Madrid (Spain)

With the participation of: Platoniq, Douglas Repetto and the work group 
formed by Andrés Burbano, Alejandro Araque, Alejandro Duque and 
Alejandro Tamayo.

*Interactivos?'10 is a workshop which develops projects gathering and 
putting into action collaboration and local urban knowledge networks 
using free software and hardware technologies and "Do it yourself" (DIY) 
and "Do it with others" (DIWO) methods.

The proposals will be carried out in multidisciplinary task groups 
comprised by the author(s) and interested collaborators, with conceptual 
and technical advice from the teaching staff. The call for collaborators 
will be open from *May 4 through June 4*.

Some orientative subjects are:

    * Urban Infrastructure: mobility, transport, urban and
      telecommunication networks
    * Health and environmental issues: quality of the air and water,
      meteorology, nutrition, gastronomy and recipes, urban gardens, etc.
    * Social relations and cultural production, games, education and
      learning in the street; exchange of services and knowledge, etc.

A maximum of 5 theoretical works will be selected, among theoretical and 
research papers, presentations and analysis of the experiences about the 
proposed subject matter.

Submit your proposal before* April 19, 2010*. No fees.

More information, call guidelines and submission forms:

Questions: interactivos (at) medialab-prado.es

Plaza de las Letras
Calle Alameda, 15
28014 Madrid (Spain)

Nerea García Garmendia
Comunicación / Press
Área de Las Artes, Ayuntamiento de Madrid
Plaza de las Letras
Alameda, 15 28014 Madrid
Tfno. +34 914 202 754
difusion at medialab-prado.es

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