“Focus on Mt Gambier” DIGITAL SALON: 28 July 2011

Digital Salon in Mt Gambier will present the work of local Digital Media makers, and meet other people in regional SA by web conference, on on 28 July 2011.

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invitation to Mt Gambier Digital Media Makers:

Join us as DIGITAL SALON and community “FOCUS ON MT GAMBIER”
This is a fun networking event featuring multimedia presentations and live linkups to guest presenters via web conference, revealing ways that people use, make and present digital media technology around SA.

This event will also feature a presentation by the BORDER PROJECT working on interactive theatre in Mt Gambier.

Event offerings to the Mt Gambier community:

  • Meet other people using or learning digital media “at the table” in Mt Gambier – some you know and some you might not!
  • See a Showcase of Digital Media from around SA
  • join an online conference where you will converse with peers around SA

Event offerings to our online community:

  • Meet digital media makers online, and share your work, interests and questions with the community
  • Make connections with peers and collaborators
  • Gain the latest news on upcoming opportunities and training for regional SA people using and learning digital media
  • Join discussion about changing trends in multimedia and technology
  • Joining us online? Click here to check your set up or do a test connection

Digital Salon Program (Final)

  • Online guests get together at home or work, check in online at 6:15 PM in preparation.
  • Mt Gambier guests meet at Varcoes Foundry at 6:15 PM for a 6:30 start.
  • Program includes: Border Project, local presenters in Mt Gambier, online presenters, media showcase. See below for details:
  • Registration


Cindi and online guests
START DIGITAL SALON 6:30 PM (probably at 6:40 to allow for latecomers) Begin event, acknowledge traditional owners 

Introduce Digital Salon, acknowledge Country Arts and Australia Council, also acknowledge any presenter groups from SA who may have joined.




INTRODUCTIONS 6:55 PM Around the room and around the web – who is present at the Salon?  


FOCUS ON Mt Gambier 7:00 PM Lucia will talk about Mt Gambier, what is happening in the area, what interest you have found, and what questions people ask? 



Lucia Pichler

MEET THESE PEOPLE 7:10 PM Tim Gerrigson (ABC OPEN Mt Gambier) Tim will show ABC Open website and have a presentation on a USB stick Tim
7:20 PM Gina Ploenges (Mt Gambier Corner Project) Gina will show photos from a USB stick. Gina
7:30 PM Josh Lynagh (Mt Gambier MC / hip hop artist) Josh will show You Tube Clips Josh
7:40 PM 


Graeme Finn (Visual Artist) Graeme will show You Tube Clips Graeme 

DIGITAL SAMPLER & OPPORTUNITIES 7:50 PM A video sampler of digital media from regional artists and Border Project teaser via Malthouse Theatre Website. 



Cindi ?




8:00 PM





Tonight’s Topic: Digital Media in Performance Steve will introduce The Border Project to discuss & give examples of digital media in performance in Australia.





Questions and Answers 8:20 PM Around the room and online audience. Opportunities to exchange questions, explore new ideas etc. 


Steve and Cindi  

( During the evening Lucia to collect any questions written on pieces of paper to ask online audience)

Next Salon Topic 8:30 PM Where is the next Salon?


For more info about to how to attend this event in person or via web conference contact Digital Salon at:

E: info@digitalsalon.net.au
F: www.facebook.com/DigitalSalon
W: www.digitalsalon.net.au