ISEA International is pleased to announce the call for Expressions of Interest to host ISEA2018 (24th International Symposium on Electronic Art). Potential host organisations should consult the 2018 Guidelines for Symposium Host Candidates on the ISEA International website prior to making a bid. The Guidelines can be found here: http://bit.ly/1FRaAjU
The Expression of Interest should consist of a 3-5 page proposal including details about host organisation, partners, outline budget and finance plan, symposium themes, artistic programme, creation of International Program Committee, plans for proceedings, milestone dates, registration fees and other relevant details. In preparing your response please refer to the Symposium Guidelines, section 4.2.
Selected potential host organisations will be invited to meet with the Board and give a presentation on their Expression of Interest to delegates at the ISEA International General Meeting during ISEA2015 in Vancouver, Canada (August 14-18, 2015).
TIMETABLE FOR 2018 BIDS
May 31, 2015 Deadline for submitting Expression of Interest
June 15-30, 2015 Bidding organisations notified
August, 2015 Presentation of plans at ISEA2015 (Vancouver, Canada) and meeting with ISEA International board
November 15, 2015 Deadline for Full Bid documents
December, 2015 Possible Skype meeting with ISEA International Board
December 31, 2015 Candidates notified of outcome
QUESTIONS & CONTACT INFORMATION
Interested parties are encouraged to contact ISEA International HQ for further details. The Expression of Interest should be sent electronically to: Sue Gollifer, ISEA International HQ Director, University of Brighton, UK email: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
ISEA is a forum for interdisciplinary academic discourse and exchange among culturally diverse organisations and individuals working with art, science and technology. The Symposium is an annual nomadic event, hosted by organisations around the world. The first International Symposium on Electronic Art was held in 1988 in Utrecht, The Netherlands.
Future ISEA symposium schedule:
ISEA2015 Vancouver, Canada http://isea2015.org/
ISEA2016 Hong Kong, China http://isea2016.info/
ISEA2017 Manizales, Colombia
ISEA International http://isea-web.org