Cyberjaya (Wednesday 27 June 2012): Last year, Multimedia University (MMU) was one of twelve selected institutions in South-East Asia to participate in the Nokia Tap That App (NTTA) regional competition. Thirteen MMU students who successfully uploaded mobile apps to Nokia’s Ovi Store because of the NTTA received a total of USD40,000 from Nokia. The students, nine from the Faculty of Creative Multimedia (FCM) and four from the Faculty of Computing and Informatics (FCI), participated in the NTTA which was hosted by the Interface Design (ID) programme at FCM.
To close to the competition, FCM and Yayasan Universiti Multimedia (YUM) jointly held a ceremony to mark the occasion and it was attended by the President of MMU, Prof. Dato’ Dr. Muhamad Rasat Muhamad, Nokia’s Business Development Executive, Miss Huang Sze Jia, and MMU’s Vice President Academic, Prof. Dr. Ong Duu Sheng. FCM was represented by its Deputy Dean Tg Putri Norishah Tg Shariman. Also present at the ceremony were three industrial collabotrators from the ID programme, and staff and students from FCM.
Briefing on MaGICCA” MCMC Grant for Innovative & Creative Contents & Applications” on 19 July 2012 @ 2:30 pm @ e-Theatre. FCM students are encouraged to attend this briefing. For more info, click here.
Please register online latest by 18 July (6pm). URL is here.
Nobuo TAKAMORI received his Bachelor degree from the Department of Information Communication majoring in Digital Media Design in Yuan-Ze University, Taiwan. He has an MA degree from the Department of Applied Art at National Chiao Tung University, majoring in Visual Communication, where he joined the Interdisciplinary Digital Media Art program and the Empirical Aesthetic study program.
Be at the MALL from 930am to 1230pm, Thursday 27th July 2012.
He is currently in his 4th year of PhD study with National Chiao Tung University, focusing on curation theory and art theory. Meanwhile, he also teaches Cultural Studies at the National Taipei University of the Arts for, and Media Design & Media Marketing at Yuan Zee University
For his talk at FCM, Takamori will be speaking on the development of New-Media Art projects in Taiwan.