MARK THE DATE!
The 2018 West Virginia MAD (Media Arts and Design) Festival will take place on the Campus of West Liberty University on Friday, April 6, from 8:30 AM until 3:00 PM. It will be a day filled with workshop sessions, professional presentations, and a student media arts awards competition and ceremony.
Schedule for Friday, April 6, 2018
8:00 – 9:00 – Students arrive. Continental breakfast. Table displays.
9:00 – 9:50 – Everyone gathers in College Hall (a large lecture hall). Guest jurors are introduced and each one provides a 15 minute multimedia presentation highlighting various aspects of their work and career in media arts.
10:00 – 11:30 – 2018 Media Arts and Design Award Ceremony. Jurors remain on stage and make brief comments about the work as the awards are presented.
11:50 – 12:40 – Session One (Half of attendees will go to lunch, half will attend Session One.)– (View session descriptions and register under the Registration tab).Lunch in Rogers Cafeteria
12:50 – 1:40 – Session Two (Half of attendees will go to lunch, half will attend Session Two.)– (View session descriptions and register under the Registration tab).
2:00 – 2:50 – Session Three – Keynote address with Andy J. Miller
3:00 – Buses leave for home.
3:00 – 4:00 Presenter Forum – (For College students and recent graduates).
Registration will open after February 15. Students and teachers will register separately. Click on the Registration tab in the menu at the top of the page to register.
James Haizlett – MAD Festival Director