D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER)
Thursday, April 25, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)
D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER) is a monthly discussion forum on art and science projects in the national capital region and beyond. DASERs provide a snapshot of the cultural environment and foster interdisciplinary networking. Reservations and a Photo ID are required for admittance. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the event begins at 6 p.m.
This month, DASER will explore the theme of data visualization.
5:30 to 6:00 p.m. East Court Check in
6:00 to 6:10 p.m. Lecture Room - Welcoming remarks and community sharing time. Anyone in the
audience currently working within the intersections of art and
science will have 30 seconds to share their work. Please
present your work as a teaser so that those who are
interested can seek you out during social time following the
6:10 to 7:10 p.m. Panelists' presentations (15 minutes each)
Gary Berg-Cross, Cognitive Psychologist; Executive Secretary,
Spatial Ontology Community of Practice: an Interdisciplinary
Network to Support Geospatial Data Sharing, Integration, and
Interoperability, INTEROP Project, National Science Foundation,
Katy Borner, Victor H. Yngve Professor of Information Science,
Indiana University, Bloomington;
Curator, Places & Spaces: Mapping Science exhibition
Ward Shelley, New York-based artist featured in the
Places & Spaces: Mapping Science exhibition
Stephen Mautner, Executive Editor, National Academies Press, Washington, D.C.
7:10 to 8:10 p.m. Discussion
8:10 to 9:00 p.m. Great Hall - Reception
DASER is co-sponsored by Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences (CPNAS) and Leonardo, the International Society for the Arts, Sciences, and Technology. DASER fosters community and discussion around the intersection of art and science. The thoughts and opinions expressed in the DASER events are those of the panelists and speakers and do not necessarily reflect the positions neither of the National Academy of Sciences nor of Leonardo.
Visit CPNAS's website for more information: http://www.cpnas.org/events/daser-042513.html
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Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences
Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences (CPNAS) organizes exhibitions and special events exploring relationships among art and science.