As in the last few years, the MTG has an active participation in a number of activities at Sonar Festival in Barcelona. For this year’s edition, that will be held from June 13th to 15th, 2013 at Fira de Montjuïc, the MTG will drive several activities in the frame of the Sonar+D section, having a more relevant presence than in previous editions.
MTG ACTIVITIES AT SONAR FESTIVAL:
Music Hack Day (MHD) – Thursday, June 13th at 9AM to Friday 14th at 6PM: This edition of MHD presents a special Neuro track (N+MHD) which aims at developing new applications interfacing music with the brain and other physiological signals. During the event, 24 amazing technologies (like Google glasses among others) will be presented and made available for 100 hackers. This MHD will happen thanks to the goodwill of 15 tech companies that are sponsoring the event.
Market Lab – Thursday, June 13th to Saturday 15th (everyday 12PM to 10PM): Exhibition of four interactive installations of students of UPF and Phonos grant:
Zoom Interactivo by Patricia Sanz and León David Cobo (CDSIM students)
Electro Bichos(CDSIM students)
Funambulista by Eva Domènech (MUAD student)
RdEs: Sonic Emergency Distributed Network by Oscar Martin (Phonos grant for creation)
Rethink the Music Innovation Summit – Thursday, June 13th from 4PM to 7PM– Panels Level 2: Sergi Jordà will be participating on this panel about the innovation in the music industry. http://www.sonar.es/en/2013/prg/sm/rethink-music-innovation-summit_32
Barcelona Laptop Orchestra concert – Thursday, June 13th at 5PM – Sonar Complex: Live show performing with tablets. http://www.sonar.es/ca/2013/prg/ar/_270
Meet the Expert – Thursday, June 13th from 5PM to 7PM: Enric Guaus, researcher and teacher of the MTG and ESMUC will be participating in a Meet the Expert session. http://www.sonar.es/ca/2013/pg/meet-the-expert_266#.UazJJcpj_Aw
Barcelona Laptop Orchestra demo – Friday, June 14th from 5PM to 5:30PM – Hands on Area: demo-workshop on how to make music with tablets.
Sinte ZA! MTG – Saturday, June 15th at 5PM – Hands on Area: The SMC student Hector Parra partners with the band ZA! to show the results of his master thesis in a demo-show. http://www.sonar.es/es/2013/prg/sm/_64
Some MTG former members or collaborators also participate in Sonar+D activities:
Smplr – Thursday, June 13th to Saturday 15th (everyday 12PM to 10PM) – App Bar: by Marcos Alonso (former MTG researcher) http://www.sonar.es/es/2013/prg/sm/samplr_87
Billaboop: Vidibox – Thursday 13th at 5PM, Friday 14th at 3PM and Saturday 15th at 4PM – Hands on area: by Amaury Hazan (former MTG PhD student) http://www.sonar.es/en/2013/prg/sm/billaboop:-vidibox_41
Motors & Music - Thursday 13th at 6:30PM, Friday 14th at 6:30PM and Saturday 15th at 6:30PM – Workshops area: this workshop was part of TEI’2013.
Creative Technologies Café – Friday 14th at 5PM – Panels Level 2: with Miguel García Risueño (former SMC student) http://www.sonar.es/en/2013/prg/sm/creative-technologies-cafe_46
And more coming soon.