"Through the Looking Glass"
41st MSA Conference
6-9 December 2018
Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts
Edith Cowan University, Perth, Western Australia
Convenor: Jonathan Paget
ACMC (Australasian Computer Music Association) 2018
The Conference of the Australasian Computer Music Association will hold its annual conference in conjunction with 41st MSA Conference 6-9 December 2018 at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, Edith Cowan University. The Association invites composers/sound artists, performers, academics, engineers, and technologists to present research and creative works on all aspects of electronic music, but especially work relevant to the conference theme Reflecting Worlds: The Promise and Limitations of Mimesis in Electronic Music. The conference theme encourages - but is not limited to - papers addressing the following sub- themes:
Papers and presentations may be in any of the categories outlined below, including creative works (ACMC only). Abstracts of up to 250 words to be submitted via the MSA abstract submission form below, subject to the same deadline. If relevant, please be sure to tick the box noting your intention for your paper to be considered for ACMC 2018. Note that the inclusion of creative work is encouraged as a means of research reporting. Stereo playback, and data projection facilities will be made available to all presenters.
Creative Work (ACMC only)
ACMC also invites the submission of creative works for inclusion in concerts or a multi-channel listening room. Both the concert venue and listening room will be equipped with 8 channel surround systems. This may include multi-channel electroacoustic live performances, interactive and/or fixed media, or installations. Creative works are submitted via the same online abstract submission process. Please be sure to provide a link to the creative work (or supporting material) within the body of the abstract.Guidelines for submission of full papers (subsequent to abstract acceptance)
A double-blind refereed conference proceedings will also be produced in advance of the conference. On acceptance to ACMC 2018 (on the submission of an abstract), authors will be invited to submit a full paper for consideration in the proceedings. Papers will be due by Friday 14 September 2018, emailing them to Lindsay Vickery (firstname.lastname@example.org). Guidelines for authors are shown here. Please download ACMC paper templates here.
Submissions are now closed
Abstract WA2018 was closed 26/05/2018