[Air-L] Making Links 2008

Marcus Foth m.foth at qut.edu.au
Wed Oct 22 00:52:43 PDT 2008


Making Links 2008: Community - Responsibility - Sustainability
the conference where social action and technology converge

11th - 14th November 2008 at The University of Melbourne

Only 20 sleeps before the conference begins - register now at:
http://www.makinglinks.org.au/

Horse Bazaar Digital Arts Festival, Tuesday 11th November
We are very pleased to showcase exciting and engaging community  
produced films and digital stories at the Horse Bazaar digital bar,  
Tuesday 11th November 6pm. This should be a great night, with diverse  
viewing entertainment plus opportunities to network amongst pizza and  
drinks aplenty. While the exact program is yet to be confirmed,  
contributors of films include the Australian Centre for the Moving  
Image (ACMI), Information and Cultural Exchange (ICE), Vibewire’s  
Reelife youth film festival, and Straight Arrows, a service for HIV  
positive heterosexuals and their families in Victoria. Tickets are  
$15. Register at http://www.makinglinks.org.au/ to ensure your seat.  
Remaining tickets (if any) will be available at the door.

Intensive Web Day, Friday 14th November
We only have limited space for participants in the intensive web day  
on Friday November 14. Register now so you don't miss out. The final  
program is now available on the Making Links website. The day will  
cost $66 (Including GST) if you are also registering for Making Links,  
and $110 (including GST) if you are not.

About Making Links
The Making Links Conference is Australia's leading forum for the not- 
for-profit and community sectors to showcase their work and to explore  
current and emerging new media and information and communications  
technology. This year Making Links is focusing on how technology can  
enhance and support social inclusion. For more information about  
Making Links, visit the website at http://www.makinglinks.org.au/

Making Links Conference venue is disability accessible.

Conference Chair
Jill Sergeant, Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO)

Organising Committee
Marcus Foth, Creative Industries Faculty, Queensland University of  
Technology
Nathan Frick, Vibewire
Simon Gee, DonorTec / Connecting Up
Sriram Guddireddigari, Infoxchange Australia
Jonathan Hallett, WA Centre for Health Promotion Research, Curtin  
University of Technology
Jason King, Consultant
Liliana Ruti, Information and Cultural Exchange (ICE)
Dinna Tayao, Infoxchange Australia


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Dr Marcus Foth
Australian Postdoctoral Fellow

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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