Category Archives: Networking

…as in social networking – and yes it means a lot of things but put it this way: if it may promote ties between folks in Austin, Porto and Lisbon, we’ll post it here.

International School on Digital Transformation

If you are interested in participating in this year’s International School on Digital Transformation, the application is now up. Applications are now open for the second annual International School on Digital Transformation, to be held July 25-30, 2010, at the … Continue reading

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Singapore-MIT GAMBIT Game Lab Podcast

Research Video Podcast Episode 1: DEFINING GAMBIT RESEARCH is available online. The Singapore-MIT GAMBIT Game Lab is a joint project of MIT and the Singaporean government to explore new ways to develop games as a medium. The podcast is available … Continue reading

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New Team Member: Derek Lackaff

Dr. Derek Lackaff recently joined the project as a Postdoctoral Fellow in RTF at the University of Texas at Austin. He completed his doctorate in Communication at SUNY-Buffalo, where his work focused on social media, social network analysis and methodologies, … Continue reading

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Summer Institute Classes Winding Up

We have had a very busy summer so far. The Summer Institute once again conducted classes in Lisbon and Porto for enrolled graduate students, individuals associated with our industrial affiliates, or interested individuals meeting the course qualifications. We offered two-week, … Continue reading

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Zon multimedia prize awarded

Congratulations to Nuno Rocha, winner of the national ZON-sponsored multimedia competition in Portugal.  The prize includes the opportunity to spend time at the University of Texas as part of the UT-Portugal program and also carries a 100,000 Euros award and … Continue reading

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Follow us on Twitter

Twitter, the microblogging tool, is not only a handy way to keep up with your friend’s breakfast, your friend’s cat, and your friend’s cat’s breakfast. Now you can also use it to keep up with activities of the UT Austin|Portugal … Continue reading

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International Day for Sharing Life Stories

Many institutions worldwide are endorsing May 16th as the first International Day for Sharing Life Stories. Bookmark www.ausculti.org to know about the events to occur that day as endorsing institutions get organized! I quote from the site: “ We invite … Continue reading

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Scott Stark kicks-off a new Avant Cinema series, with “Getting Nowhere Slow”

It was a great day for Austin when Scott Stark decided to swap San Francisco for the capital of Texas. And it was a great day yesterday when a small crowd gathered at the Austin Film Society for the bold … Continue reading

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ZBD – artists in residency “residências ZBD”

ESTA SEMANA Residências ZDB * Portas abertas ao público ============================================= Sábado e Domingo 19 e 20 de Janeiro das 16 às 22 horas. António Bolota, Natxo Checa, Rita GT, Luísa Seixas, Eduardo Guerra, Inês Botelho, Mattia Denisse, Gonçalo Pena, Ivo, … Continue reading

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Taking offf

I like this blog… entitled “a source of inspiration”: “Because the geography of post-digital art is based on continuous motion. Because frontiers are just lines on a map. Because OFFF is not about where. It is about when, what, who … Continue reading

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