NUS CNM Graduate Conference

Conference Schedule

IM/Material Entanglements
The Meshing of Culture, Communication and Technology

23 August 2019 @ Central Library Theatrette, National University of Singapore
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9:00 a.m. Registration
Welcome and Keynote Address
9:30 a.m. Welcome Address, Professor Audrey Yue
National University of Singapore
9:40 a.m. Keynote Address, Professor Nikos Papastergiadis
University of Melbourne
10:20 a.m. Discussion and Question & Answer
10:30 a.m. Morning Tea
Panel I: Cultural Entanglements
Chair: Dr Wilson Koh, National University of Singapore
11:00 a.m Reclaiming Space and Engaging Fractured Social Memory: Chalewote Street Art Festival
Philip Kwame Boafo, National University of Singapore
11:15 a.m Remembering Crisis on Social Media: Collective Memories of Four Chinese Crises on Weibo
Zhang Xing, National University of Singapore
11:30 a.m From Physically to Spiritually Alive: An Exploratory Study of the Voice of Wong Ka Kui
Wong Hei Ting, National University of Singapore
11:45 a.m. Question & Answer
12:00 p.m. Lunch and Networking
Panel II: Technological Entanglements
Chair: Mr Chen Zhuo, National University of Singapore
1:30 p.m Rethinking Dynamic Difficulty Adjustment
Dennis Ang, National University of Singapore
1:45 p.m Pasibutbut: Liminality of Embodiment through 3D Soundscape Technology
Susan Shih Chang, National University of Singapore
2:00 p.m ‘The Character’s Destiny is Already Written’: Understanding Perceived Agency Through the Player-Character Relationship in Storygames
Liting Kway, National University of Singapore
2:15 p.m. Question & Answer
2:30 p.m. Afternoon Tea
Panel III: Networked Entanglements
Chair: Ms Lianshan Zhang, National University of Singapore
3:00 p.m How Does the Logic of "Network Traffic" Affect Content Production? ̶ An Empirical Study Based on Wechat Public Platform
Chen Changwen, National University of Singapore
3:15 p.m Looking Beyond Creative Support: An Experience of Musical Co-Improvisation
Prashanth Thattai Ravikumar, National University of Singapore
3:30 p.m New Return and Taste Cultivation: New Millennial Work Ethic and Neo-Entrepreneurship in Chinese Coffee Industry
Xu Xinyue, National University of Singapore
3:45 p.m. Question & Answer
4:00 p.m. Closing speech, Assistant Professor Hong Renyi
National University of Singapore
4:10 p.m. End of gCON 2019