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International Conference of the German Semiotics Society, Sept. 28 – Oct. 02, 2021
Schedule

Schedule (Effective August 10, 2021)

Monday, September 27, 2021

  • From 02:00 p.m. – DGS Executive Board meeting
  • From 05:00 p.m. – DGS Advisory Committee meeting
  • From 07:00 p.m. – Get together in Gather.town


Tuesday, September 28, 2021

  • 09:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. – Breakfast to-Gather
  • 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. – Ceremonial conference opening
  • 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. – Hartmut Stöckl (Salzburg): “Transforming Pictorial Reference in the Age of Computer-Generated Imagery. A Multimodal View from Current Advertising”
  • 12:00 p.m. to 01:00 p.m. – Lars Elleström (Växjö): “Representing the Anthropocene: Transmediation of Narratives and Truthfulness from Science to Feature Film”
  • 01:00 p.m. to 02:00 p.m. – Lunch to-Gather
  • 02:00 p.m. to 04:00 p.m. – Parallel panelsessions
  • 04:00 p.m. to 04:30 p.m. – Coffee to-Gather
  • 04:30 p.m. to 05:30 p.m. – DGS Young Researchers Award
  • 05:45 p.m. to 06:45 p.m. – Reading Circus – A movie by Franziska Trapp and BENDA FILM. Screening followed by a panel discussion
  • From 6:45 p.m. – Night off


Wednesday, September 29, 2021

  • 09:00 a.m. to 09:30 a.m. – Breakfast to-Gather
  • 09:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. – Christian Pentzold (Leipzig): “Making the Future Visible: Infographics in Predictive Data Journalism”
  • 10_30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. – Coffee to-Gather
  • 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Parallel panelsessions
  • 12:30 p.m. to 02:00 p.m. – Lunch to-Gather
  • 02:00 p.m. to 03:30 p.m. – Parallel panelsessions
  • 03:30 p.m. to 04:00 p.m. – Coffee to-Gather
  • 04:00 p.m. to 06:00 p.m. – To-Gather: Poster session with student research projects / Reading.Signs excursion: Chemnitz – Living with the Volcano / Chemnitz Capital of Culture – preview
  • 06:00 p.m. to 08:00 p.m. – Evening event: “Transformations and infrastructures of scientific communication. The Architectural Research Stage as experimental pilot project: a dialogue”


Thursday, September 30, 2021

  • 09:00 a.m. to 09:30 a.m. – Breakfast to-Gather
  • 09:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. – Susanne Hauser (Berlin): “References: On Semiotics and Cultural Studies”
  • 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. – Coffee to-Gather
  • 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Discussion forums: Semiotica, quo vadis?
  • 12:30 p.m. to 01:30 p.m. – Lunch to-Gather
  • 01:30 p.m. to 03:30 p.m. – Agora: Semiotica, quo vadis?
  • 03:30 p.m. to 04:00 p.m. – Coffee to-Gather
  • 04:00 p.m. to 05:00 p.m. – Paul Bouissac (Toronto): “The Endless Frontiers of Semiotics”
  • 05:00 p.m. to 06:00 p.m. – Preparatory session for the transdisciplinary Workshop with Franziska Trapp and HIPPANA / MALETA Part I
  • 05:30 p.m. to 06:30 p.m. – Dinner to-Gather
  • 06:30 p.m. to 09:00 p.m. – DGS membersʼ meeting


Friday, October 1, 2021

  • 09:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. – Parallel panelsessions
  • 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. – Coffee to-Gather
  • 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. – Susan Petrilli (Bari): “Imag(in)ing Cultural Transformation between Idols and Icons”
  • 12:00 p.m. to 01:00 p.m. – Closing plenary
  • 01:00 p.m. to 02:00 p.m. – Lunch to-Gather
  • 02:00 p.m. to 05:00 p.m. – Associated events: Transdisciplinary Workshop with Franziska Trapp and HIPPANA / MALETA Part II / Panel Panel "Anthropomorphization from a Semiotic and Cognitive Perspective. A Contribution to Social Robotics" / Colloquium "House of Signs"


Saturday, October 2, 2021

  • 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. – Meeting of the new DGS Executive Board
  • 12:00 p.m. to 01:00 p.m. – Lunch to-Gather
  • 01:00 p.m. to 04:00 p.m. – Associated Panel „Challenges and Potentials of Palimpsest Dream Theory“

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