Check out www.digifestsouth.com and facebook.com/digifestsouth for details.
DigiFest South seeks the most innovative and progressive companies, organizations, and educational institutions to showcase their contributions to the digital age and inspire young minds to seek careers in the digital media industry. So, this includes pretty much any concept of combining art and technology to influence our culture and/or way of life. DigiFest South 2016 will feature:
- Technology Expo Floor Show w/Field Trips for Middle and High School Students
- Digital Industry Workshops and Panels
- Video Game Design Competition
- Digital Media Presentations
- Digital Art Exhibition
- Digital Music Concert
- Talks on Creativity & Technology
DigiFest South is an annual digital arts festival and tech expo that celebrates how digital technology combined with artistic creativity has helped our modern society progress. Participants have included Academy Award Winner Moonbot Studios, Sci-Port Louisiana’s Science Center, the Robinson Film Center, and many more.
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Art education is more than a school elective; it is a powerful vocational element and key to a well-rounded education that translates to lucrative career opportunities. DigiFest will demonstrate how art combined with technology leads to the innovations that shape our modern way of life and the direct contribution to strong economic development and cultural transformations.