Synergetics Collaborative (SNEC) presents its
Fourth Symposium in collaboration with The Edna Lawrence Nature Lab at
Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, RI, 2-4 Nov 2007

Symposium on Synergetics and Morphology: Explorations into the Shapes of Nature

Please register to attend the Symposium

Note: Schedule subject to change

All Presentations and the Epic MimeDance will be at the RISD Auditorium, 17 Canal Street (Canal Walkway at Market Square)
The Art Show will be in the Waterman Gallery in the Waterman Building, 11 Waterman Street

2 Nov 2007
Fri 7 PM - 9 PM
Reception
 
3 Nov 2007
Sat 8 AM - 9 AM
Saturday
Registration
Sat 9 AM - 9:30 AMWelcome, Introductory Remarks
CJ Fearnley
Sat 9:30 AM - 10:45 AMSynergetics 101
Joe Clinton
Sat 11:00 PM - 11:50 PMSponge Surfaces & Polyhedra: Their abundance in nature and in the realm of theoretically imaginable
Michael Burt
Sat 12:00 PM - 1:50 PMLunch (Included in Registration Fees); Art Show Presenters are invited to be available to discuss their pieces
Sat 2:00 PM - 2:50 PMSynergetics Magic
Caspar Schwabe
Sat 3:00 PM - 3:50 PMField Structures and Skew Geometry
Don Briddell
Sat 4:00 PM - 4:50 PMPanel Discussion
Moderated by CJ Fearnley
Sat 5:00 PM - 8 PMDinner (On Your Own); Artists are invited to be available to discuss their pieces
Sat 8 PM - 10 PM"The Struggle to Be" (a Dance Performance)
Karen Montanaro
4 Nov 2007
Sun 8 AM - 9 AM
Sunday
Registration
Sun 9:00 AM - 9:50 AMSoccer Ball Geometry
Peiter Huybers
Sun 10:00 AM - 10:30 AMIslamic Design Science and Sir R. Penrose's Tiling: The Chicken or The Egg
Wasma'a Chorbachi
Sun 11 AM - 11:50 AMExplorations into the Shapes of Sunflower Spirals
Al Rosenberg
Sun 12:00 PM - 1:50 PMLunch (Included in Registration Fees); Art Show Presenters are invited to be available to discuss their pieces
Sun 2:00 PM - 2:50 PMThe Arthur Loeb Design Science Teaching Collection
Karen Idoine, Caryn Johnson, Carl Fasano
Sun 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM"Show and Tell" of Participants/Philomorphs
Moderated by CJ Fearnley and Joe Clinton
Sun 4:10 PM - 5:00 PMPanel Discussion
Moderated by CJ Fearnley

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