AWMAT 2019

Alliance of Women in Media Arts and Technology Conference 2019

University of California at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106




Key Dates

October 15, 2018 – Deadline for Papers/Posters submissions => Extended to October 31, 2018

October 15, 2018 – Deadline for Workshop proposals

October 15, 2018 – Deadline for Installation/Demonstration submissions

October 31, 2018 – Deadline Performance/Concert submissions

November 2018 – Acceptance Notification


February 7-9, 2019 – AWMAT 2019 Conference

Proposals for performances, installations, workshop and paper presentations that address the significance of women in media arts today and that explore their works integrating data, science with media, sonic arts and engineering are welcome. Emphasis will be placed on how these works expressing new forms of artistic representation work in conjunction with technology to shape our culture.

Topics for AWMAT 2019 include new and emerging themes (but not limited to)

A. Multimedia System

  • Graphic Design and 3D Animation
  • Digital Signal, Image, and Video Processing
  • Embedded Systems
  • Graphical Visualization and Modeling
  • Multimedia Database and Security
  • Multimedia Learning and Networks
  • Game and Media Arts
  • Virtual Reality and Wearable System Design
  • Multimedia and E-learning
  • Sonification
  • Spatial Audio
  • Robotics
  • Data Visualization
  • Engineering

B. Internet of Things 

  • Medical Informatics and Ubiquitous Healthcare
  • Bio-Medical Engineering
  • Smartphone Applications
  • Radar and Navigation Systems
  • Information Technology in Management

C. Information and Security

  • Internet Technology and Social Media
  • Cloud and Ubiquitous Computing
  • Green IT Applications
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Human and Social Issues on IT
  • Intelligent Information Technologies and Control Systems


AWMAT workshops and tutorials provide in-depth opportunities for conference attendees to discuss and explore important aspects of the field of media arts and technology with like-minded researchers and practitioners.  Sessions can range from applications and programming methodologies to interdisciplinary research skills, emerging research areas, and challenge problems.