CALL: HASTAC 2010 “Grand Challenges and Global Innovations Conference”
Submitted by on Wed, 2009-12-02 16:30
Announcement from HASTAC (Humanities, Arts, Science and Technology Advanced Collaboratory)
HASTAC has announced the HASTAC 2010: Grand Challenges and Global Innovations Conference that will be held April 15-17, 2010 and hosted by the Institute for Computing in Humanities, Arts, and Social Science at the University of Illinois, HASTAC 2010: Grand Challenges and Global Innovations will be a free, entirely virtual event held in a multiplicity of digital spaces instigated from sites across the globe.
Please think about how you can participate. You can find the information on how to participate as an individual, a group, a panel on the Conference Website here. Please read and consider being an active participant.
HASTAC 2010 Conference submissions will be accepted through FRIDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2009.
This years’ event will focus on grand challenges and global innovations in the form of technologies, research, teaching, and inquiry that can be leveraged across personal, physical, geographical, institutional, disciplinary, and organizational boundaries. HASTAC 2010 seeks to ask: what are the influence(s) of virtual spaces that can transcend boundaries to impact global innovations? How will the next generation of digital technologies alter personal, physical, geographical, institutional, disciplinary, and organizational boundaries? What are the grand challenges in humanities, arts, and sciences that will shape the next generation of global innovation?
For more information about the conference and submission guidelines, please go to http://ichass.illinois.edu/Events/Entries/2009/10/30_HASTAC_2010.html.