Australian Research Council Linkage Grant Proposal–Working on proposal with Dr Stuart Bender and A. Prof Michael Broderick (Murdoch), based on Fading Lights.
West Australian Network for Dissemination WAND grant offered, role of advisor: (submission by Michael Ovens, CI., UWA). A project on game-based motion capture, diplomacy and sword play. See Michael’s blog https://thineenemyproject.wordpress.com/
Mentoring with Dr Karen Miller a project on building a GUI for gestures to connect Kinect to Minecraft and to other games. Project completed, next is handover and writeup.
Invited to talk at the Digital Humanities Pedagogies colloquium run by Dr Thomas Apperley, UNSW Sydney Friday 26 June.
Received small grant and iVEC summer intern scholarship to create motion tracked 3D surround environment presentation platform. Presentation by student in February. Discussed it at Digital Heritage 3D representation in Aarhus.
Invited to the LEAP (LEarning of Archaeology through Presence) project seminar at Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, May 18.
Panel presentations and talks for SIMTECT 2014 Adelaide, Digital Humanities Congress, and for talk in September at the University of Pisa, Italy, in November at Macquarie University Intelligent Agents Workshop, CITS Symposium China and in December for Critical Heritage.
To prepare journal article based on our successful Birds of a Feather session at Digital Humanities Australia.
Wrote a chapter (in press) for a book on virtual heritage and Egyptian archaeology, for Bloomsbury Publishing, edited by Jeffrey Jacobson and Robyn Gillam, expected publication 2015.
Book chapters for Shenzhen (Blue Book), Springer
WInner in the Aspire Awards, funding to lobby for a major conference in next 3 years in Perth.
Presentation at Culture+8 conference (to be book chapter), and Asia and Pacific seminars at Curtin, 22 May, the HIVE.
Prepared two talks for Berkeley and one for Naval Postgraduate School, San Francisco and Monterey, California.
Helped WA universities win bid to host world wide web 2017 conference.
Wrote project bid/outline for Digital Heritage Centre in the Middle East.
Grants to host four visiting fellows to Curtin. They all arrived and departed in November (two left in December). Start of grant and paper writing process, two talks were given, by Dr Jeffrey Jacobson and by Dr Rob Warren.
Involved in a COST project (but on moving to Australia had to relinquish my involvement)
Helped Aarhus negotiate a 1.3 million USD project with the Mellon Foundation and Paris Universities but that will probably go onto someone else.
Selection panel/writing for PhD scholarship holder in Virtual Culture at the University of Aarhus.
Final book chapter version published in The Oxford Handbook of Virtuality.
Invited to speak at King’s College London, University of Pisa, and University of Jyväskylä (2 day workshop?) in 2013.
Part of team writing DARIAH VCC2 poster at Digital Humanities 2013 in Paris, selected for Journal of Digital Humanities.