Organization

Organizing Committee

  • Rui Torres, Chair (Univ. Fernando Pessoa, Porto)
  • Sandy Baldwin, Co-Chair (Rochester Inst. Technology, USA)
  • Manuel Portela, Scientific Committee Chair (Univ. Coimbra, Portugal)
  • Leonardo Flores, Artistic Committee Chair (Univ. Puerto Rico, Mayagüez)
  • Dene Grigar, Exhibits Chair (Washington State Univ. Vancouver, USA)
  • Nadine Trigo, Local Chair (Univ. Fernando Pessoa, Porto)

Scientific Committee

  • Manuel Portela, Chair (Univ. Coimbra, Portugal)
  • Alckmar Luiz dos Santos (Federal Univ. Santa Catarina, Brazil)
  • Alexandra Saemmer (Univ. Paris 8, France)
  • Claudia Kozak (Univ. Buenos Aires, Argentina)
  • Daniela Côrtes Maduro (Univ. Bremen, Germany)
  • Davin Heckman (Winona State Univ., USA)
  • Domingo Sánchez-Mesa Martínez (Univ. Granada, Spain)
  • Fernanda Bonacho (School of Communication and Media Studies, Polytechnic Institute of Lisbon, Portugal)
  • Helen Burgess (North Carolina State Univ., USA)
  • Jill Walker Rettberg (Univ. Bergen, Norway)
  • Johannah Rodgers (New York City College of Technology, USA)
  • Joellyn Rock (University of Minnesota Duluth, USA)
  • Jörgen Schäffer (Univ. Siegen, Germany)
  • Jorge Luiz Antonio (Independent Researcher, Brazil)
  • Joseph Tabbi (Univ. of Illinois at Chicago, USA)
  • Lisa Swanstrom (Florida Atlantic Univ., USA)
  • Maria Engberg (Malmö University, Sweden)
  • María Goicoechea (Univ. Complutense Madrid, Spain)
  • Nick Montfort (Massachusetts Inst. Technology, USA)
  • Patsy Baudoin (Digital Humanities, Media and Film Studies, and Women’s & Gender Studies Librarian at MIT, USA)
  • Pedro Reis (Univ. Fernando Pessoa, Portugal)
  • Piotr Marecki (Jagiellonian Univ. Kraków, Poland)
  • Raine Koskimaa (Univ. Jyvaskyla, Finland)
  • Rogério Barbosa da Silva (CEFET Minas Gerais, Brazil)
  • Sandy Baldwin (Rochester Inst. Technology, USA)
  • Scott Rettberg (Univ. Bergen, Norway)

Artistic Committee

  • Leonardo Flores, Chair (Univ. Puerto Rico, Mayagüez)
  • Alex Saum-Pascual (Univ. of California, Berkeley, USA)
  • Anastasia Salter (Univ. of Central Florida, USA)
  • André Rangel (Univ. Porto, Portugal)
  • Carolina Gainza (Univ. Diego Portales, Chile)
  • Chris Funkhouser (New Jersey Inst. Technology, USA)
  • Daniel Howe (City University's School of Creative Media, Hong Kong)
  • Friedrich W. Block (Brückner-Kühner-Foundation; Kunsttempel Gallery, Germany)
  • Giovanna de Rosario (b. Italy; Univ. Barcelona, Spain)
  • Jason Nelson (b. USA; Griffith Univ., Australia)
  • Jerome Fletcher (Falmouth Univ., UK)
  • JR Carpenter (b. Canada; UK)
  • Judd Morrissey (Art Institute of Chicago, USA)
  • Kathi Inman Berens (Portland State Univ., USA)
  • Laura Borràs Castanyer (Univ. Barcelona, Spain)
  • Maria Mencia (Kingston Univ., UK)
  • Mariusz Pisarsky (Techsty, Poland)
  • Mark Sample (Davidson College, USA)
  • Monika Gorska Olesinska (Univ. of Opole, Poland)
  • Philippe Bootz (Univ. Paris 8, France)
  • Reham Hosny (Minia Univ., Egypt)
  • Rui Torres (Univ. Fernando Pessoa, Porto)
  • Scott Weintraub (Univ. of New Hampshire, USA)
  • Serge Bouchardon (Sorbonne Univ., Univ. de technologie de Compiègne, France)
  • Stephanie Boluk (UC Davis, USA)

Curated Exhibitions

  • Dene Grigar, Chair (Washington State Univ. Vancouver, USA)
  • Affiliations - Curated by Álvaro Seiça and Daniela Côrtes Maduro
  • Communities - Curated by Bruno Ministro and Sandra Guerreiro Dias
  • Translations - Curated by Ana Marques da Silva and Diogo Marques
  • e-Lit for Kids - Curated by Mark Marino, Astrid Ensslin and Maria Goicoechea

Chair Coordinator

  • Anastasia Salter (Univ. of Central Florida, USA)

Festival hosts

  • Caitlin Fischer (York University, USA)
  • Leonardo Flores (Univ. Puerto Rico, Mayagüez)
  • Manuel Portela (Univ. Coimbra, Portugal)
  • Rob Wittig (Meanwhile Netprov Studio)
  • Sandy Baldwin (Rochester Inst. Technology, USA)