Programme

The MEDIACITY 5 full schedule will run over three days on campus at the state-of-the-art Roland Levinsky Building, Plymouth University and in venues around the city of Plymouth, UK.

In addition to the peer-reviewed presentations and moderated panel discussions, MEDIACITY 5 will feature three keynote Speakers, four Workshops, and commissioned Exhibition artworks.

Friday 1st May 2015

9.30-13.00 Workshops and Doctoral Session
13.00-14.00 Registration
14:00-15.00 MEDIACITY 5 Opening
15.00-18.00 Conference Panel 1: Social smart cities, Urban prototyping, Hackable Cities and Urban Interfaces
18:00-19.00 Keynote Speaker: Saskia Sassen
19.00-20.00 Networking Event

Saturday 2nd May 2015

9.30-10.00 Coffee
10.00-13.00 Conference Panel 2: Spatial, social and technical frameworks, code and open data
Conference Panel 3: Internet of Things (IoT), Augmented Spaces and Sentient Cities
13.00-14.00 Lunch
14:00-15.00 Keynote Speaker: John Thackara
15.00-17.00 Conference Panel 4: Interfaces, Spatial Locative Media and Gamification
Conference Panel 5: Social participation, social media, activism and engagement
17.00-18.00 Keynote 3: Priya Prakash (D4SC)
18.00-19.00 Exhibition Opening
20.00 Conference Dinner

Sunday 3rd May 2015

9.30-10.00 Coffee
10:00-13.00 Conference Panel 6: Participatory urban planning, agency and control
13:00-14.00 Lunch
14.00-15.00 Conference plenary and Panel Discussion (chaired by Lucy Bullivant)
15.00 Close

Monday 4th May (UK Bank Holiday)

Exhibition Continues in and around Plymouth, UK