Dual Degree Master Students Present their Work at the Madeira-ITI Week

Date: December 13, 16 and 18, 2011
Place: Universidade da Madeira and Parque Temático da Madeira

During three days, the Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute will held a series of presentations of student work conducted in the Masters Human-Computer Interaction (MHCI) and the Masters of Entertainment Technology (MET). The events will include presentations, live demonstrations and shows. The two degrees are taught in collaboration between the Universidade da Madeira and Carnegie Mellon University, in the scope of the Carnegie Mellon Portugal program.

December 13th, 2011 

15:00-15:15 Official Opening (at the Room Cassiopeia IV @ Madeira)
    - Nuno Nunes, president of the Madeira-ITI and Vice-president of the Board of the Madeira Tecnopolo
    - José Castanheira da Costa, Rector of the Universidade da Madeira*
    - Jaime Freitas, regional secretary of State for Education and Human Resources

15:15-15:40 “Five-Minute Madness”, MHCI and MET students (at the Room Cassiopeia IV @ Madeira)

15:40-16:00 Break

16:00-17:30 MHCI capstone projects presentation (at the Room Cassiopeia IV @ Madeira)

17:30-18:00 Madeira D`Honra with live music by Marco Vieira (at the Bar dos docentes @ UMa, Ground Floor)

18:00-20:00 Game Design course play test (at the Bar dos docentes @ UMa, Ground Floor)

December 16, 2011

09:00-21:00 Interactive installation (at the Floor -1, 0 and 1 @ UMa)

16:00-16:20 MET project presentation (at the ʻSala do Senadoʼ @ UMa, Floor -2)

16:20-18:00 Play test (at the Room 31 @ UMa, Floor 2)

December 18, 2011 (at the Parque Temático da Madeira)

10:00-19:00 Animation and Interactive Music Experience

15:00-16:00 Reception and show for the official entities

16:00-17:00 Closing Cocktail

*to be confirmed