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Panayiotis Zaphiris <[log in to unmask]>
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The department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts of the Cyprus University
of Technology is organizing the 1st International Conference on
Semiotics and Visual Communication themed “from theory to practice”.
The conference aims at exploring the broad subject of semiotics in a
wide sense, aspiring to bring together researchers and practitioners
who study and evaluate the ways that semiotic theories can be
analyzed, perceived and applied in the context of various forms in
visual communication.

The official languages of the conference are Greek and English.

Thematic areas

The conference is categorized into 6 main thematic areas, under the
scope of Semiotics and:

* Design for Print applications
* Design for Screen based media
* Design for three-dimensional products
* Pedagogy of Visual Communication
* Architecture and Spatial design
* Visual Arts
* Some indicative issues include, but are not limited to:

* Typography, Editorial design, Publishing, Advertising, Packaging and
Information design. Interface and web design, Multimedia design and
interactive applications, Animation, Motion graphics and
Kinetic-typography.
* Product design, Jewelry design, Fashion and Textile design.
* Architecture, Interior design, Landscape architecture, Scientific
mapping and mental maps. Photography, Illustration, Painting,
New-media art, Video, Film, Cinema and Television.

Speakers are invited to engage with the above thematic areas, and
should describe original work, either completed historical or
theoretical research or significant work in progress. Individual
papers will be allocated 30 minutes (20 minutes for presentation and
10 minutes for discussion).

Submissions will be reviewed on the basis of extended abstracts
between 400 and 600 words, to be received by e-mail no later than the
2nd of May 2011. Abstracts must include the thematic area, the title
of the paper, the full name/s, together with author/s brief c.v. of no
more than 200 words, institutional and e-mail addresses of all authors
and a telephone number for at least one contact author. Authors will
be notified by the 6th of June 2011 about review results for their
submissions. Publication opportunities of extended versions of a
selected range of papers will be considered in the form of an edited
book.

For abstract submission and proposal inquiries please contact:

Evripides Zantides, Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus,
Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts, e-mail:
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The abstract proposals should include the following information:

THEMATIC CHOICE
TITLE OF PAPER
AUTHOR/S NAME/S, INSTITUTION/S AND COUNTRY/IES, EMAIL ADDRESS/ES, ONE
TELEPHONE NUMBER
ABSTRACT (between 400 and 600 words)
BRIEF CV (of no more than 200 words)

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