Official launch of KiiCS’ Art & Science incubation activities

Official launch of KiiCS’ Art & Science incubation activities

.The EU-project KiiCS’incubation activities were officially launched on 28th September, in Naples: artists, creative people and scientists will work together on innovative ideas and help communicate science in new and creative ways.

Highlights
From September 2012 until June 2014,KiiCS partners – science and arts centres and multidisciplinary platforms – will develop 9 original and innovative incubation actions associating people from the science and creative sectors (from arts to design to new media) to come up with new ideas for products, services or creative work places in different fields.
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Beca de producció musical que vincula tecnologia i neurociència per a joves creadors

Beca de producció musical que vincula tecnologia i neurociència per a joves creadors

.LObservatori de la Comunicació Científica i la Fundació Phonos obren una convocatòria per a projectes artístics de producció musical vinculada amb tecnologia i neurociència.

La beca de creació té l’objectiu de promoure la producció experimental musical (música electroacústica, mixta, electrònica…) amb l’ajut de sistemes informàtics de generació de sons i incorporant elements propis de la neurologia i la percepció sensorial.
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Presentation of the KiiCS project at the Music Hack Day in the Sónar Festival

Presentation of the KiiCS project at the Music Hack Day in the Sónar Festival

.This afternoon KiiCS project will be presented within the Music Hack Day (MHD), which is a 2-day international event that convenes music enthusiasts, technology and creativity to create new digital applications and projects related to music technology in a 24-hours hack session. The MHD is organized by the Music Technology Group at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona) and will take place as an event of the SonarPro within the Sónar 2012 Festival.
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KiiCS project is now on the web, Facebook and Twitter

KiiCS project is now on the web, Facebook and Twitter

.Knowledge Incubation in Innovation and Creation for Science, KiiCS, is an European Commission-funded project that dissolves the lines between creativity, science, technology and business to explore new solutions in the spirit of co-creation.

Led by ECSITE (European Network for Science Centres & Museums), and in which the Science Communication Observatory- UPF participates, the project will stimulate incubation processes involving creators and scientists, and nurture youth interest in science in a creative way.

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