LCA MultiMedia 2016

LCA Multimedia Miniconf 2016

Call for Papers

The 2016 edition of the one-day Multimedia and Music Miniconf will be held during Linux.conf.au in Geelong on 1-5 February 2016. Proposals for presentations at the Multimedia and Music Miniconf are now invited.

Presentation formats

As in previous years we intend to offer two options for presenters:

  • A 20 minute presentation with 5 minutes for questions
  • A 45 minute presentation with 5 minutes for questions
  • 5 minute lightning talks

As part of the final session for the day we will be holding a demo session where members of the community can showcase their music and multimedia creations to the rest of the attendees. Expressions of interest for participation are welcomed.

Possible topics

Music and Multimedia encompasses a wide variety of topics, and submissions related to open software for multimedia or music are invited on diverse subjects such as (but not limited to):

  • Demonstrations of multimedia content authored using Open Source programs
  • Audio recording examples
  • Open Source games
  • Video and image editing on Linux
  • New multimedia software being written
  • Multimedia web APIs and applications
  • Unusual uses of Open Source multimedia software
  • Codec news

Submitting a proposal

To submit a proposal please email the miniconf organisers:

  • Jonathan Woithe (jwoithe @ atrad.com.au)
  • Silvia Pfeiffer (silviapfeiffer1 @ gmail.com)

Please include the following information:

  • A working title
  • A brief abstract
  • Your preferred presentation format

The Call for Papers will close at 00:00 UT on Sunday 18 January 2016 or once all talk slots have been filled. Preference will be given to those who submit early.