[Air-l] Making Links 2007: Keynote speakers announced

Marcus Foth m.foth at qut.edu.au
Wed Jul 18 04:13:37 PDT 2007

Making Links 2007
Keynote speakers announced

Making Links is pleased to announce Danny Butt and Dr Christine  
Satchell as keynote speakers at the Making Links conference October  
30th - 31st.

Danny Butt is a consultant in new media, culture, and development  
based in Aotearoa New Zealand. In his presentation Danny will outline  
some of the ways that community-based practitioners can avoid some of  
the pitfalls of new technology in planning and evaluating their  

Dr Christine Satchell currently works at the University of  
Melbourne's Interaction Design Group. Christine will discuss emerging  
technology trends such as Web 2.0 with a particular focus on  
strategies non-profit and community organisations can employ to  
interact with youth and young people for social change and community  

You can view Danny and Christine’s abstracts at:

Abstracts still being accepted
Don’t forget, the deadline for abstracts is COB Monday July 30th. See  
http://www.makinglinks.org.au/papers.shtml for suggestions and  
submission guidelines.

Registrations are open
Register now to take advantage of our generous earlybird rate. http:// 

Making Links 2007 acknowledges the support of Bronze Sponsor
The Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation, Queensland  
University of Technology

Making Links 2007 is organised by:
Jill Sergeant, Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO)  
(Conference Chair)
Marcus Foth, Creative Industries Faculty, Queensland University of  
Technology (QUT) (Academic Program Chair)
Simon Gee, CommunIT, Community Information Strategies Australia (CISA)
Jonathan Hallett (Western Australian Centre for Health Promotion  
Research, Curtin University of Technology)
Liz Landray, Infoxchange Australia
Liliana Ruti, Information and Cultural Exchange (ICE)
Juan Salazar, Lecturer, Media Studies and Production, University of  
Western Sydney (UWS)

Dr Marcus Foth
Australian Postdoctoral Fellow
Visiting Fellow, Oxford Internet Institute

Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation
Queensland University of Technology (CRICOS No. 00213J)
Creative Industries Precinct, Brisbane QLD 4059, Australia
Phone +61 7 313 x88772 - Fax x88195 - Office Z6-511
m.foth at qut.edu.au - http://www.vrolik.de/publications/

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