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Andre Holzapfel <[log in to unmask]>
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Andre Holzapfel <[log in to unmask]>
Wed, 12 Aug 2020 10:12:34 +0200
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Apologies for cross posting.

The paper and music deadliness have been extended one week to Aug 21.

*The 2020 Joint Conference on AI Music Creativity*
* *

October 19-23, 2020 organized and hosted virtually by the Royal 
Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden

The 2020 Joint Conference on AI Music Creativity brings together for the 
first time two overlapping research forums: The Computer Simulation of 
Music Creativity conference (est. 2016) 
<>, and The International Workshop on 
Musical Metacreation (est. 2012) <>. The 
principal goal is to bring together scholars and artists interested in 
the virtual emulation of musical creativity and its use for music 
creation, and to provide an interdisciplinary platform to promote, 
present and discuss their work in scientific and artistic contexts.

The 2020 Joint Conference on AI Music Creativity will consist of 
synchronous and asynchronous events. The five-day program will feature 
tutorials, research paper presentations, discussion panels, an online 
exhibition, nine invited spotlight presentations and two keynotes 
delivered by Professor Emeritus Dr. Johan Sundberg (Speech, Music and 
Hearing, KTH) 
<> and 
Dr. Alice Eldridge (Music, Sussex University, UK) 

Spotlight presenters are:

  * Holly Herndon <>
  * Anna Huang, Google <>
  * Christine Payne, OpenAI <>
  * Gérard Assayag, IRCAM <>
  * CJ Carr (dadabots) <>
  * Professor Sven Ahlbäck, KMH + DoReMIR <>
  * Professor Mary Simoni, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  * Henry Adam Svec, University of Waterloo <>
  * Ed Newton-Rex, TikTok (ByteDance)

Find specific instructions, templates and deadlines at the official 
conference website: * *

*Organization committee*
     Conference chair: Bob L. T. Sturm, Division of Speech, Music and 
Hearing, KTH
     Paper chair: Andy Elmsley, CTO Five Vectors
     Music chair: Mattias Sköld, Instutitionen för komposition, 
dirigering och musikteori, KMH
     Panel chair: Oded Ben-Tal, Department of Performing Arts, Kingston 
University, UK
     Tutorial chair: Iris Ren, Department of Information and Computing 
Sciences, Utrecht University
     Publicity chair: André Holzapfel, Division of Media Technology and 
Interaction Design, KTH
     Sound and music computing chair: Roberto Bresin, Division of Media 
Technology and Interaction Design, KTH

*Steering committee*
     Robert Keller, Harvey Mudd College, USA
     Philippe Pasquier, Simon Fraser University, Canada
     Robin Laney, The Open University, UK
     Anna Jordanous, University of Kent, UK
     Roisin Loughran, Dundalk Institute of Technology, Ireland
     Steven Jan, University of Huddersfield, UK

Andre Holzapfel
Assistant Professor
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
School of Computer Science and Communication
Media Technology and Interaction Design

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