25 – 28 November 2019: 2nd SIMM-seminar in Antwerp

The international research platform SIMM, the Antwerp Research Institute for the Arts (ARIA), University of Antwerp and the Royal Conservatoire Antwerp have the pleasure to inform that the 2nd SIMM research seminar will be dedicated to the relationship between research and practice in SIMM-type projects. The seminar will take place from 25 – 28 November 2019 in Antwerp, Belgium.

This research-seminar proposes to allow post-graduate students and early-career researchers involved in ongoing research on the possible role of music in social and community work (SIMM) to spend a week together and share their research experiences.

A number of expert facilitators and researchers associated to SIMM will also be present: Dr. Graça Boal-Palheiros (CIPEM/INET-md, Porto), Dr. James Butterworth (University of Oxford, UK) and Dr. An De bisschop (University College Ghent, Belgium) will be the expert facilitators. Prof. John Sloboda (Guildhall School of Music and Drama, UK) and Dr. Lukas Pairon (founding director SIMM) will be assisting them.