5th Meeting of Typography – Ubiquitous

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DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF PROPOSALS FOR SHORT PAPERS AND/OR POSTER:
10th JUNE
 
The 5th Meeting of Typography is organized by the Design Department of the Superior School of Technology (EST) of the Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave (IPCA) and is being held in Barcelos, Portugal.
This year’s meeting takes it’s theme – UBIQUITOUS – from the typography’s quality of existing everywhere, or almost everywhere, in it’s diferent contexts and aplications.
The main objective is to stimulate the dissemination, reflection and discussion about typographic research and development on a national and international scale. To do so, we will have a program that includes the participation of researchers, practitioners, teachers and students and their investigations or professional experientes dedicated to typography.
Paralel to the presentations program, there will be invited keynote speakers with an excellence path in the constantly evolving world of typography, as well as a discussion panel, an exhibitions, workshops and social events.
We aim to combine investigation, education, and professional activity, as well as contribute to a rich cooperation and sharing of creative ideas within the typographic community.
 
CALL FOR PAPERS
The organization of the 5th Meeting of Typography, with the subject ubiquitous, calls for submission and presentation of originals short papers or posters, academic contributions and/or professional in various application of typographic contexts:
• Typeface design
• Typography and Identity
• Typography and media technologies
• Education, history and critical studies on typography
• Typography and its contexts
More information in our website: http://web.ipca.pt/5et/5eteng.html#chamada_eng
The accepted papers and posters will be published in electronic format online, with ISBN.
 
IMPORTANT DATES
Until 10th of June > Call for papers and/or posters. Deadline for submission of proposals for short papers and/or poster
Until 31th of July > Notifications of acceptance. Communication of acceptance of proposals with or without recommendations for improvement
Until 22nd of August > Final versions. Delivery of the final versions of papers and/or posters
Until 15th of August > Early bird egistration. Registration in workshops and conferences
26th to 29th of November > 5thET, Barcelos, Portugal
More informations: 5et@ipca.pt
 
REGISTRATION OPENS ON MARCH 24
 
PROGRAM (PROVISIONAL)
Keynote speakers
Peter Bil’ak
Gerry Leonidas
Dave Crossland
Workshops, 26th 27th, November
a) Letterpress & bookbinding*
b) Collaborative Type*
c) Crafting type (Dave Crossland, Natanael Gama, Joana Correia)
*To be confirmed
Meeting of Typography, 28th 29th, November
Keynote speakers
Discussion panel
Communications
Poster exhibition
Typewalk Barcelos
Exhibitions
Social program
Closing Dinner
EST | IPCA, Barcelos, Portugal
28 and 29, November, 2014
26 and 27, November: workshops

www.ipca.pt/5et