The theme of the Summer School will be 'Computational Ethnomusicology'.
The Chair of the Summer School is George Tzanetakis.
The Summer School will be having a mix of workshops and lectures from both industry and academia. The aim is to broaden the skills palette and hands-on technical skills of the participants.
Summer School will take place from 30th of June to 3rd of July, in the Cyprus University of Technology facilities.
Applicants for a place in the Summer School should express their interest by sending their Curriculum Vitae and a letter of interest that clearly indicates their motivation and previous experience with sound and music computing research by 1st of March, 2018.
A maximum of 20 selected participants will be notified by 3rd of June, 2018.
The cost of attending the summer school, including lectures, training sessions, laboratory material, lunches and coffee breaks is €250.
All applications and inquiries can be directed to the SMC Summer School Chair.
Subtopics will be defined soon.
George Tzanetakis is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science with cross-listed appointments in ECE and Music at the University of Victoria, Canada. He is the Canada Research Chair (Tier II) in the Computer Analysis of Audio and Music and received the Craigdarroch research award in artistic expression at the University of Victoria in 2012.