MIT Media Lab
Media Fabrics for Media Makers:
Realizing an Expressive Landscape for Digital Dialogues

Event Agenda and Video Archive

Media Fabrics for Media Makers was a collaboration between the MIT Media Lab and SEED-Schlumberger, documented using Confectionary software and Active Archives.

Click on the tv icon   webcast:   below to watch each section's program archive.

    T H U R S D A Y ,   J U N E    1 9    2 0 0 8
8:30 webcast: Media Jam: Glorianna Davenport, Principal Research Associate, Head of Media Fabrics Research Group
Presentations by alumni and collaborators
    F R I D A Y ,   J U N E    2 0    2 0 0 8
8:00   Breakfast
8:30 webcast: Welcome: Glorianna Davenport
8:45 webcast: Walter Bender, Reflection: Video as a First-Class Citizen
9:00 webcast: Barbara Barry, Story Performance
9:20 webcast: Glorianna Davenport, Media Fabrics for Media Makers
10:00 Coffee Break
10:15 webcast: The Entrepreneurial Spirit
Hans Peter Brondmo, The Network Is the Social Computer
Natalia Tsarkova, I-Concerts: MTV for the Next Generation
Pengkai Pan, Saybot: Spoken English for Chinese Speakers
Lee Morgenroth, Vfinity: MAM Where Context Is King
11:30 webcast: Nicholas Negroponte, One Laptop per Child and the Future of Learning
12:15 Lunch
2:00 webcast: Kevin Brooks, Story Performance
2:20 webcast: Learning by Design
Chair, Glorianna Davenport

Hyun-Yeul Lee, Assistant Professor, College of Communication, Boston University
Ali Mazalek, Assistant Professor, LCC / Digital Media and GVU Center, Georgia Institute of Technology
Amy Bruckman, Associate Professor, College of Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology
Claudia Urrea, Visiting Research Scientist, MIT Media Laboratory
Jonathan Harber, CEO,
3:30   Coffee Break
3:45 webcast: Making Media Happen: Art, Design, and Installation
Chair, David Small, MIT Media Laboratory

Phillip Tiongson, Founder, Design Potion
Flavia Sparacino, Founder, Sensing Places
Mike Murtaugh, Founder, Active Archives
Earl Mark, Associate Professor of Architecture, University of Virginia
5:00 webcast: Video Games, the Big Screen, and the Media Fabric
Chair, John Underkoffler, Chief Scientist, Oblong Industries

Alan Lasky, Digital Production Specialist
John Botti, Founder, BlackOps Entertainment, LLC
Stephan Fitch, Founder, Thinking Pictures
Ryan Evans, Director of Experience Design, Corey McPherson Nash
David Kung, Agent, New Media, Creative Artists Agency
6:15 webcast: Glorianna Davenport, Closing