Web Studies

First International Congress on Web Studies. March 3 to 5. Monterrey Tech, Toluca, Mexico.

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Workshops

Note: the result of all workshops will be shown in the last session of the congress, along with a demo of Tinderbox, by Mark Bernstein

Time & Date Place Workshop Software
Monday 1 and Tuesday 2
10:00 - 18:00
Sala Multimedia, CEDETEC Norte, 1st Level

Modeling 3D content for Google Earth and Social Networks
Dr. Marc Veyrat & M. Frank Soudan, University of Savoie, Annecy, France

Description: In the framework of the prject U-rss, participants agree on visual signs of the society. Then, they produce these signs as 3D models accesible from Google Earth and communicating with social networks via RSS.

Google Earth, Google SketchUp, HTML editor
Tuesday 2 and Thursday 4
14:30 - 16:00
Sala Multimedia, CEDETEC Norte, 1st Level

ActionScript 3.0 for games and information design
M. Samuel Szonieck, University of Paris, France

Description: The objective is to use ActionScript 3.0 for games and information design.

Adobe Flash CS4, Flare, WAMP, Flex Builder, Aptana or Web editor
Wednesday 3
12:00 - 15:00
Sala Multimedia, CEDETEC Norte, 1st Level

Virtual Worlds and Augmented Reality
Dr. Marissa Díaz, Tecnológico de Monterrey Campus Estado de México

Description: Assistants of this workshop use 3D objects to create a simple augmented reality program.

Instant Reality
Wednesday 3
15:00 - 18:00
Sala Multimedia, CEDETEC Norte, 1st Level

Exploring and Visualizing the Web: methods and tools
M. Matthieu Renault, Telecom ParisTech, France

Description: The aim of this workshop/class is to provide some elements of methods and some tools to explore topic-focused web territories and to visualize web places.

Mozilla Firefox, Gephi, Navicrawler
Friday 5
9:00 - 14:00
Sala Proyecciones, CEDETEC Norte, 1st Level

Hybrid Media
M. Justin Ascott, Tecnológico de Monterrey Campus Querétaro, Mexico

Description: It is hands-on workshop to put in practice art concept through audiovisual language. The result is a short video production using visual effects.

Adobe After Effects, Apple Final Cut, Adobe Photoshop

Organizers:
Monterrey Tech
Lab Paragraphe
Europia Publishing
Supporters:
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