XXMT: Symposium for Women & Technology

September 25th 2017
A 1 day event of workshops, seminars and performances that aim to highlight, support and encourage women working in music technology.

Everyone welcome - burgeoning practitioners, supporters, experts, and all genders.

10am-1pm | Arduino workshop: Build your own Arduino circuit with Sasha Leitman, PhD candidate at Victoria University of Wellington.

2pm-8:30pm | Symposium: Presentations + Film Screening + Performances

- Estère | electronic musician, artist, producer
- Bridget Johnson | sound artist, Music Technology Lecturer and Major Coordinator at College of Creative Arts Toi Rauwharangi at Massey University
- Sally Jane Norman | scholar-practitioner, Director and Professor at New Zealand School of Music-Te Kōkī at Victoria University of Wellington.

Followed by a panel discussion chaired by Anne Niemetz | media artist, senior lecturer at the School of Design at Victoria University of Wellington.

Screening of A Life in Waves, a documentary fresh from SXSW 2017 that explores the life and innovations of electronic music pioneer, Suzanne Ciani.

Flo Wilson, EDIE, Embedded Figures, Blaek, and visuals by Lady Lazer Light.

Tickets available from Eventbrite

More information here.


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