Conference

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Thursday, 30 September 2021 - Session 1

Time Title Presenter(s) Type Category Language
8:00 AM CDT Yes, you can make a variable and colorful handwriting font!
  • Erwin Denissen
Workshop

Art

English

9:00 AM CDT Designing a Feminist Devanagari Typeface
  • Srishti Mitra
Talk

Emotion

  • English
9:30 AM CDT Structural Analysis of Practical Gujarati Calligraphy
  • Hiral Bhagat
Talk

Art

  • English
10:00 AM CDT Letters from home
  • Amrit Warwal
Talk

History

  • English
10:30 AM CDT Calligraphic typesetting exploration of religious scriptures to resurrect the emotional and spiritual connection originally existed in the traditional penmanship
  • Abhay Verma
Talk

History

  • English
11:00 AM CDT A Recapitulative Guide to Tirhuta Typography
  • Samrāṭ Jhā
Talk

History

  • English
  • Nepali
11:30 AM CDT Animating Variable Fonts in Real-Time with Coldtype & Python
  • Rob Stenson
Workshop

Tech

English

12:30 PM CDT Balancing Type Design with Language Learning (Hangeul/Korean)
  • Michelle Devlin
Talk

Art

  • English
1:00 PM CDT Modern History of Arabic Type: The reforming projects for the Arabic Script
  • Farah Abdel Hadi
Talk

History

  • English
1:30 PM CDT The Research of Tool Making Towards Intuitive Variable Font Specimens
  • Rony Ginosar
Talk

Art

  • English
2:00 PM CDT Chancho va, reloaded
  • Carolina Giovagnoli
  • Diogo Ramos
  • Angelina Sanchez
  • Florencia Yacante Biassoni
  • Muk Monsalve
Event
  • English
  • Spanish

Thursday, 30 September 2021 - Session 2

Time Title Presenter(s) Type Category Language
5:00 PM CDT Introduction to pricing custom font work
  • John Hudson
Workshop

Relationship

English

6:00 PM CDT Enrico Martínez: un rescate tipografico del México novohipano
  • Pedro Sosa
Talk

Relationship

  • Español
6:30 PM CDT Navigating the Process: Research Methodologies For Designing In Non-Native Scripts
  • Natalie Snodgrass
Talk

Art

  • English
7:00 PM CDT How To Design Your Country's National Font
  • Wayne Thompson
Talk

Emotion

  • English
7:30 PM CDT How people and their environment shape a type and visual language
  • Harshal Duddalwar
Talk

Relationship

  • English
8:00 PM CDT Evolving Baybayin Text Typeface Design Principles
  • Rafa Cases
Talk

History

  • English

Friday, 1 October 2021 - Session 3

Time Title Presenter(s) Type Category Language
8:00 AM CDT InkPlay with Gujarati Calligraphy
  • Hiral Bhagat
Workshop

Art

English

9:00 AM CDT Tamil type and typography: precedents to our paradigm
  • Aadarsh Rajan
Talk

History

  • English
9:30 AM CDT First attempt at Gujarati Type Design : Approach and Process
  • Krutika Shah
Talk

Art

  • English
10:00 AM CDT Creating from Kuppai: Finding the Type in Trash
  • Jayasri Sridhar
Talk

Relationship

  • English
10:30 AM CDT An Oasis of Type, and a Fount of Knowledge
  • Ishan Khosla
Talk

Art

  • English
  • Hindi
11:00 AM CDT A most Indian type
  • Taresh Vohra
Talk

Relationship

  • English
11:30 AM CDT HT LetterSpacer. A smarter approach to font spacing.
  • Carolina Giovagnoli
  • Juan Pablo del Peral
Workshop

Tech

English

12:30 PM CDT Moroccan design, works with shape and soul
  • Dina Benbrahim
Talk

Emotion

  • English
1:30 PM CDT All set! About characters, glyphs and which set to include in your font
  • Nina Botthof
Talk

Guidance

  • English
2:00 PM CDT Mauricio Asmter, tipógrafo antifascista
  • Joaquín Contreras
Talk

Emotion

  • Español

Friday, 1 October 2021 - Session 4

Time Title Presenter(s) Type Category Language
1:00 PM CDT Unicode Character Tools
  • Richard Ishida
Talk

Tech

  • English
5:00 PM CDT A dope of ink, a drop of Persian culture
  • Maryam Khaleghiyazdi
Workshop

Art

English

6:00 PM CDT Letters for a circular crossing: designing a typeface for yorùbá
  • B. Benedicto
Talk

Guidance

  • English
  • Portuguese
6:30 PM CDT Teaching cultural awareness with typography
  • Melanie Uribe
Talk

Guidance

  • English
7:00 PM CDT Likewise, same, similar: typeface differentiation in cultural festival identity design
  • Tonya Meyrick
Talk

Relationship

  • English
7:30 PM CDT Fonts for video games: overlooked and underserved
  • Justin Penner
Talk

Tech

  • English
8:00 PM CDT Exploring vernacular type in Hanoi
  • Elisabeth Kvernen
Talk

History

  • English

Saturday, 2 October 2021 - Session 5

Time Title Presenter(s) Type Category Language
8:00 AM CDT Proofing and debugging OpenType fonts
  • Muthu Nedumaran
Workshop

Tech

English

9:00 AM CDT Hearing Type and Seeing Sound: The Adaptation of Gamelan Sunda's Musical Characteristics into Variable Fonts and Kinetic Typography (Experimental Project)
  • Annisa Luthfiasari
Talk

Guidance

  • English
9:30 AM CDT Chakma script handwriting to digitization
  • Bivuti Suz Moriz
Talk

History

  • English
10:00 AM CDT Kashmir Type Hunt
  • Waqar Qamri
Talk

Emotion

  • English
10:30 AM CDT Don't judge a book designer by their layout
  • Ragini Siruguri
Talk

Relationship

  • English
11:00 AM CDT A comparative study of Tahoma and Segoe Arabic based on the structural principles of this script
  • Atefeh Mohammadi
Talk

Emotion

  • English
11:30 AM CDT Lettering Workshop: Making Cyrillic & Latin cohabit the same visual environment
  • Jovana Jocić
Workshop

Art

English

12:30 PM CDT Reviving the Nubian Script, Part II: Restarting Nubian Type Design
  • Arbaab Eujayl
Talk

History

  • Arabic
  • English
1:00 PM CDT Contemporary Arabic type between legibility and familiarity
  • Mohamed Gaber
Talk

Art

  • English
1:30 PM CDT Strategy for foundries
  • Joana Correia
Talk

Relationship

  • English
2:00 PM CDT Typotheque North American Syllabics:accommodating the typographic needs and preferences of local Syllabics-using Indigenous communities by reforming the Unified Canadian Aboriginal Syllabics text standard
  • Kevin King
Talk

Emotion

  • English

Saturday, 2 October 2021 - Session 6

Time Title Presenter(s) Type Category Language
5:00 PM CDT Type in motion. Storyboard for typography
  • Cecilia Brarda
Workshop

Art

English

6:00 PM CDT Gesture as data: explorations in hybrid calligraphy
  • Mariana Leal
Talk

Tech

  • Portuguese
6:30 PM CDT Exploring the Cherokee Syllabary
  • Chris Skillern
Talk

History

  • English
7:00 PM CDT Discovering the Recipe to Value-Based Pricing
  • Jasmine Holmes
Talk

Relationship

  • English
7:30 PM CDT Inversion of Thai Latinized
  • Potch Auacherdkul
Talk

Emotion

  • English
8:00 PM CDT Primer on Japanese typographic rules
  • Norbert Preining
Talk

History

  • English

Sunday, 3 October 2021 - Session 7

Time Title Presenter(s) Type Category Language
8:00 AM CDT Exploring the possibilities and getting started with 3D Typography
  • Abhay Verma
Workshop

Art

English

9:00 AM CDT Contemporary typographic exploration for a classical script
  • Saroj Ranjan Patra
Talk

Art

  • English
9:30 AM CDT Type around me ( focusing on negative - positive space and colour combination )
  • Daksh Kumar
Talk

Relationship

  • English
10:30 AM CDT A New Old Idiom of Design
  • Pooja Saxena
Talk

History

  • English
11:00 AM CDT Type X Sound
  • Vivek Thakker
Talk

Guidance

  • English
11:30 AM CDT Unicode is not for you
  • Liang Hai (梁海)
Workshop

Tech

English

12:30 PM CDT African Typography: The Case for Decolonising Design
  • Sara Biatchinyi
Talk

Emotion

  • English
1:00 PM CDT Justification of Arabic Text: what's next?
  • Kamal Mansour
Talk

Art

  • English
2:00 PM CDT The Wonders of Hebrew Wood Type
  • Shani Avni
Talk

History

  • English

Sunday, 3 October 2021 - Session 8

Time Title Presenter(s) Type Category Language
5:00 PM CDT Variable Workshop: Theory, Basics, and Playing with Potential in Glyphs
  • Kaleb Dean
Workshop

Art

English

6:00 PM CDT Relations between typography and politics from the perspective of a young Brazilian
  • Eduardo Cazon
Talk

Emotion

  • Portuguese
6:30 PM CDT Testing Fonts on the Web with TypeTuner
  • Mew Ophaswongse
Talk

Tech

  • English
7:00 PM CDT Reframing the Indian Vernacular Typography
  • Shantanu Suman
Talk

History

  • English
7:30 PM CDT The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly: Pushing Illegibility in Typographic Trends
  • Amy Fang
Talk

Relationship

  • English
8:00 PM CDT Engaging the Filipino Type Community
  • Jo Malinis
Talk

Emotion

  • English
  • Filipino

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