On the Cusp
Game Design and Interactive Animation conversation with Musicians and Composers of the PSU New Music Network
Keynote discussion on the emergence of orchestrated musical interactivity in games, animation and CG
- Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at the Portland State University Lincoln Hall, Room 225
- Registration, appetizers and conversation starts at 7:00 pm; networking afterward
- In collaboration with the PSU New Music Network
- RSVP to “cascade siggraph at gmail dot com” so that we can plan for refreshments
Join the Portland State University New Music Network and Cascade ACM SIGGRAPH as game designers, musical composers discuss the ways that modern game technology and techniques empower musicians.
Topics cover classic methods of music in games, musically responsive graphics, ways for composers to get involved in the industry, and emerging trends in musical interactivity. The event will include information and conversation and serve as the starting point for an ongoing relationship between game designers, musicians and computer graphic artists.
Location Portland State University Lincoln Hall, Room 225 (SW Market Street and Park Avenue) 1620 Southwest Park Avenue Portland, OR 97201 Parking is available on the street. We recommend you carpool or use public transportation, if possible. Trimet buses and Max trains stop near PSU, as can be seen at http://trimet.org/maps/citycenter.ht
Registration and Amenities Although entrance to this event is free, information regarding annual local membership to Cascade ACM SIGGRAPH and the New Music Network will be available at the door or online. Also please check out our information at https://www.facebook.com/events/223005977813806.. Light appetizers will be available to attendees.
About the PSU New Music Network The mission of the Portland State University New Music Network is to facilitate collaboration between performers, composers, artists and creative organizations; and to provide a forum where students can share and exchange new music.