Workshop on Sonification for Sports & Performance

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Members of DePIC will be running a workshop on Sonification for Sports and Performance as part of the 20th International Conference on Auditory Display which will be help at New York University on the 22nd of June 2014. This workshop focuses on the growing body of work on Sonification for use in sports, exercise and performance in drama and related applications. Current sonifications for sports and performance will be discussed, and the session will provide a forum for examining methods, techniques and tools do and do not work across different sports and performance applications, from requirements gathering through to final evaluation. Additionally, a roadmap for future research in design and evaluation practice, methodologies and theories will be developed.

Workshop participants will have an opportunity to discuss their experiences, present new findings and analyse the commonalities and differences in developing sonifications for applications in this area.