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Every Day Play


Katy Beale

UK, 2011

A one day interactive drop-in session at Alpha-ville’s Innovation Space, enabling visitors of any age to get involved in an entertaining, creative, hands-on process. Create, explore and prototype ideas about a ‘post-digital Hackney’, and create imaginary …
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TALK: Addressing Memory Failure – Archiving the UK Web

Helen Hockx-Yu, Head of Web Archiving at the British Library

Time: 2:30 – 3:00pm

Helen Hockx-Yu leads a team of web archivists and technologists to archive and preserve the UK web. Previously, Helen was project manager of the Planets project, …

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Alpha-ville Symposium on Post-Digital Culture

Time: 9:30am – 4:40pm

This year’s programme addresses the transition from a digital to a post-digital culture, that looks beyond technology at how human behaviours such as collaboration, participation and interaction have redefined the creative practice and society itself, and …

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Hybrid platforms and Social TV: The extension of Disbelief

Alexandra Wall

Time: 2:00 – 2:30pm

This presentation presents a brief outline of my Alexandra Wall’s experience in the working in the digital marketing and social media industry. Alexandra will discuss her work on television show Misfits’ Social Media campaign. …
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Drew Hemment

Time: 10:10 – 10:40

Dr. Drew Hemment is an artist, curator and researcher based in Manchester England. Recent projects have been on open data, remote collaboration, new mobilities and environmental mass observation. He is Director and Founder of FutureEverything (formerly

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SUPER PIKIX vs WALKABOUT Projection

Harajuku Zoo (Pikilipta & Prickimage)

Time: 3:30 – 4:00pm

HARAJUKU ZOO (PIKILIPTA & PRICKIMAGE) will host a workshop/presentation of the open source software SUPER PIKIX & how it is utilised for live interactive performance with WALKABOUT Projection (as used by …
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Networked Cities

Fabian Neuhaus

Time: TBC

Fabian Neuhaus will present and discuss his ‘Networked Cities’ project in the Innovation Space’s Speakers Corner. For this project Neuhaus examined the spatial and temporal nature of Twitter data from four cities: Brussels, The Hague, London …
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Moritz Stefaner

Time: 10:45 – 11:15am

Moritz Stefaner joins the symposium to speak about data for social innovation. Moritz works as a freelance designer on the crossroads of data visualization, information aesthetics and user interface design. With a background in Cognitive Science …

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DIY WORKSHOP: Create a Successful Social Media Strategy in 30 minutes

Ben Romberg, Community and Insights Manager at Spinnaker

Time: 3:30- 4:00pm

Freelancers, musicians, small organisations and anyone interested in promoting themselves online, learn how social media can help. How to create a strategy that will give your band, brand or …
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Tom Uglow

Time: 11:20am – 12:30pm

Tom Uglow leads Google’s Creative Lab in Europe, working on new ideas and global brand projects for Google and YouTube such as Life in a Day, Chrome, Art Project, Play, the YouTube Symphony Orchestra, Search On, …

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Scott Snibbe presents Bjork’s Biophilia


Time: 4:00 – 4:30pm
(Video Conference Presentation)

Scott Snibbe will join the Alpha-ville Symposium remotely to present Björk’s Biophilia – the first app album – and discuss how the emergence of music apps for mobile devices promises to reacquaint listeners …

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Katy Beale

Time: 11:20 – 12:30

Katy Beale is co-founder of Caper, an agency that inspires disruptive thinking and digital innovation, and who run the Culture Hack project. Most recently, she’s worked Royal Academy of Arts, London Word Festival, South London Gallery, …

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Filip Visnjic

Time: 11:20am – 12:30pm

Filip Visnjic is an architect, lecturer and a new media technologist born in Belgrade now living in London. He specialises in directing web, new media and architectural projects while also contributing to a number of blogs …

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Bill Thompson

Bill Thompson
Time: 1:20 – 2:00pm

Bill Thompson has been working in, on and around the Internet since 1984 and spends his time thinking, writing and speaking about the digital world we are in the midst of building. He appears weekly on

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Make Music Workshop

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A practical introductory workshop designed by Alpha-ville to learn creative ways of making, recording and mixing electronic music with Ableton Live software.
The workshop was led by experienced electronic music composer Jo Thomas who used examples drawn from her own …

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Patrick Hussey


Time: 2:10 – 2:30pm
Digital Manager & Social Media Consultant at Art & Business.
Patrick is digital manager at Arts & Business. Employed to create a social presence from scratch, Arts & Business now has over 10,000 fans and followers …

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Charles Beckett


Time: 2:10 – 2:30pm
Relationship manager – Digital and Creative Economy, ArtsCouncil London
‘Charles Beckett is the Relationship Manager for Digital and Creative Economy at Arts Council England’s London office. He helps artists and organisations based in London to take …

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Olivia Solon

Time:14:50 – 15:50 

Moderator

Olivia Solon is a writer and editor specialising in technology, science, startups and digital culture. Currently Associate Editor of Wired.co.uk , she has also had work published in Metro, The Telegraph, Marketing Week, Music Week, and …

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Keiichi Matsuda

Keiichi Matsuda
Time: 2:50 – 3:50pm
“The implications of immersive Augmented Reality are far-reaching and could dramatically change the way we construct and occupy urban environments. The internet is in the process of consuming the music and film industries, causing major changes

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Ronald Carpentier


Time: 2:50 – 3:50pm
VP Marketing & Operations at Layar.

Ronald (MScBA) is responsible for marketing at Layar, the world’s largest mobile augmented reality platform with more than 10M installs, 9,000 developers and 2,500 layers. Layar brings impactful augmented reality …

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Ben Stevenson

Times: 2:50 – 3:50pm

Times: 2:50 – 3:50pm
Ben Stevenson, creator of the Augmented Reality Cinema concept, is currently running a start-up in stealth-mode at the Design London incubator. Ben has a background in film with work screened at Cannes, …

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Your Community, Your movie – in 30 minutes

Fiona Whitty, Matt Spencer, Fraser Watson, Victoria Wareham, Julianne von Sivers

What time: 12am -5pm with 40 minute sessions + breaks 

(pop in Space Studios from 12-4 and sign up, FREE)

Learn how to make a movie from start …

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Turning the virtual page: the digital future of art publishing

Turning the virtual page: the digital future of art publishing
Study Studio (Free)

Alpha-ville, International Festival of Post-digital Culture invites Sophie Rochester, founder of The Literary Platform and Clare Hey editor at Shortfire Press to explore the impact of mobile …

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