Bilkent Media Future Initiative (BMFI), September 16,17,18,19

The Department of Communication and Design is pleased to invite you to Bilkent Media Future Initiative (BMFI), a four-day interdisciplinary event on technology, audience engagement, UX/Game design and transmedia entertainment. BMFI will be opened by NOKIA Technology Keynote on September 16th, Wednesday at 19:00 at FF-B22, the Faculty of Fine Arts, Design and Architecture conference hall. Volker Ziegler, Chief Architect of Nokia Networks, will deliver a speech on future technologies of 5G.

Other highlights of BMFI include:

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 17TH
10:00-11:00 Onur Saka & Onur Şentüre – Two Developers: Keynotes on UX
/ Game Design [GSTMF FB 114]
19:30-20:30 Izlesene.com: On Audience engagement – Keynote by Cansu
Besim Nergiz and Burak Tokoğlu [GSTMF FB 114]

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18TH
19:30-20:15 Egbert van Wyngaarden: Transmedia entertainment keynote
with focus on TV
20:15-21:00 Gencay K. Evirgen: A trigonal bond: TV – Brands – Social
Media
Location: TTGV -Technology Development Foundation of Turkey, CYBERPLAZA
B-Blok Kat:5-6 Bilkent 06800 ANKARA

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19TH
15:30-17:00 Public project pitching with media industry guests
[GSTMF FB 114]

All keynote talks and project pitchings are open to public. The detailed program and the speaker profiles can be accessed from http://www.bmfi.bilkent.edu.tr/