WHAT: Sir Tim Berners-Lee in conversation with Professor Ross Harley
(Private event exclusively available to COFA staff and students only)
WHEN: Friday 1 February 2013, 4-5.30pm
WHERE: Ritchie Theatre, Scientia Building, University of New South Wales
High St, Kensington
HANGOUT URL: (public) https://plus.google.com/app/basic/events/c6je3ki80tls95va5qrmb6s7gd4
Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web, is coming to Australia for the first time in over a decade. In his five city tour, he will make a special visit to UNSW.
Professor Ross Harley, the Head of COFA's School of Media Arts and Deputy Director of NIEA will host a one-on-one dialogue with Tim on the innovations emerging from new research at the intersection of web science, engineering, creative arts and design.
There are two possible ways to experience this event. There are 166 free tickets to the theatre dialogue available on a first-come-first serve basis through EventBrite.
10 free tickets have been set aside for COFA students, which will be given away through COFA's Facebook page.
If you miss out on tickets to the live event, the conversation will also be available via a private Google Hangout. Details for how to participate in the Hangout will be available shortly.
This event is sponsored by The University of New South Wales (UNSW), COFA, the Faculty of Engineering at UNSW, the School of Computer Science and Engineering at UNSW, the School of Media Arts, Google Australia, dLux Media Arts and the National Institute for Experimental Arts (NIEA).
Sponsored by Google, dLux Media Arts and NIEA.