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The Twelfth Annual Interactive Music Conference
PROJECT BAR-B-Q 2007
SCHEDULE
October 18th-21st, 2007, Canyon of the Eagles
Lake Buchanan, Texas

Thursday, October 18th:


6:00-7:00 Opening Reception: Texas Beer and Pretzel Tasting
7:00-7:45 Welcome (George, Linda & Teresa)
Informal Introductions and Agenda Ventilation
7:45-8:15 Larry the O; "The Sin of Optimism, the Devil in Denial, the Positive Power of Negativity, & the True Meaning of Faith"
8:15-??? Huge Bar-B-Q Feast, Schmoozefest and Jam Session


Friday, October 19th:


7:30-9:00 Reveille and Chuckwagon Breakfast
9:00-9:20 Official Howdy, Overview and Welcome: The Fat Man
9:20-9:50 Hank Coleman, Open Labs; "The Liberation of Creation"
9:50-10:20 Keith McMillen, BEAM Foundation; "MAPPS: Technology and motivation for a new music performance aesthetic"
10:20-10:30 Break
10:30-11:00 Steve Turnidge, Ars Divina; “Gravity Wells and The Long Body”
11:00-11:45 Roundtable (George Sanger)
11:45-12:45 Deciding Issues/Dividing into Groups
12:45-2:00 Lunch - Hosted by Silver Sponsor AMP Alliance
2:00-7:00 Facilitated Group Breakout Session (facilitators)
4:00-4:15 Beer and Snacks
7:00-8:00 Evening Break
8:00-9:30 Silver Sponsor IDT Hosts Happy Hour and Dinner Outside Under the Stars
9:30-??? Hayride to Observatory, Bonfire, Acoustic Jam, Fine Cognac and Scotch & Cigars
Saturday, October 20th:

7:30-9:00 Morning Grub
9:00-9:30 Informal Discussion over Breakfast (George)
9:30-10:30 Group Breakout Session (facilitators)
10:30-10:45 Morning Break
10:45-12:30 Group Breakout Session (facilitators)
12:30-1:45 Lunch
1:45-4:00 Group Breakout Session - report work (facilitators)
4:00-5:30 Group Breakout Session - presentation work (facilitators)
5:30-7:00 Groups Gather to Present Results - Formal Reports, Final Discussions, Wrap-up, and Evaluations
7:00-8:00 Break
8:00-8:30 Happy Hour
8:30-??? Platinum Sponsor- Dolby hosts 12th Annual Awards Ceremony, Dinner & Big Jam in the Main House

Sunday, October 21st:


8:00-9:30 Breakfast
7:00-1:00 Shuttles to the Airport
9:30-11:00 Town Hall Meeting
Input from Attendees, Planning for Next Year's BBQ
Noon Lunch

Project Bar-B-Q 2007 Was Hosted by The Fat Man
and Platinum Sponsor Dolby Laboratories
Dolby Laboratories Licensing Corporation
Dolby Laboratories creates technologies that intensify and enhance the entertainment experience. For four decades, Dolby has been instrumental in defining high-quality audio and surround sound in cinema, broadcast, home audio systems, cars, DVDs, headphones, games, televisions, and personal computers.

With special thanks to our Silver Sponsors IDT, AMP Alliance

IDT      AMP Alliance


They Made BBQ 2007 Possible

section 11


select a section:
1. Introduction  2. Speakers  3. Executive Summary  
4. Th Unfnshd Smph... Fixing Broken PC Audio
5. iHear the Future
6. Overcoming Roadblocks in the Quest for Interactive Audio
7. Call for a Highly Distributed Metadata
8. Game Producer's Guide to Audio
9. Next Generation Hand/Glove Controller
10. The Computer as a Musical Instrument
11. Schedule & Sponsors