VLL - Visual Learning Lab / a Képi Tanulás Műhelye
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Written by Horváth Cz. János   

Dear All, please see below the call for abstract for our November 11-12,
2016 VLL7 conference.
Best regards,
András Benedek

Call for abstracts - 7th Budapest Visual Learning Conference. Nov. 11–12, 2016


How do the visual and the virtual relate to each other, what are the relationships between image and truth? How can the visual be veridical, and how is the really real reflected by virtual reality? How are images handed down, and what do traditions amount to in the network age?

Invited speakers:
James E. Katz (Boston University)
Petra Aczél (Corvinus University of Budapest)
Zoltán Kövecses (Eötvös Lóránd University of Budapest)
Philipp Stoellger (Universität Heidelberg)
Kristóf Nyíri (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)

Conference to take place in Budapest, November 11–12, 2016
Conference organized by the http://vll.mpt.bme.hu Visual Learning Lab, Department of Technical Education, Budapest University of Technology and Economics.

Contributions are invited from educational, communication and media theorists, philosophers, linguists, psychologists, and other interested scholars on the following and related topics:
- educational theory and visual learning
- resemblance, representation, reality
- image and language
- images and media theory
- visual rhetoric
- pictorial meaning
- pictorial communication -- visual imagery
- visual intelligence
- the visual mind
- the image problem in the history of philosophy
- visual argument
- scientific visualization
- visualization and higher education
- images in the network age

A slot of altogether 30 minutes is planned for each presentation.

The selected papers will be published as an ISBN publication in the series Visual Learning (Peter Lang  Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften) as well as in the on-line journal Opus et Educatio.
Submission of abstracts (max. 200 words) and short biographical statements (max. 100
words) by July 15, 2016. Please send your submissions to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Those submitting abstracts will be notified of the decision concerning acceptance by Aug. 15, 2016.
The conference fee is € 90. Participants are encouraged to arrange their own accommodation.

The conference venue (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, 1117 Budapest, Magyar Tudósok körútja 2, Bld. Q, Wing A is located near downtown Budapest.

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Events at the Visual Learning Lab - 2016







Where can you find VLL?


Műszaki Pedagógia Tanszék (Department of Technical Education)

1117 Budapest, Magyar tudósok körútja 2., Wing A, 1st floor, room A123


Enter from Magyar tudósok körútja, at the blue sign in the picture!




(1. Kanyarodjunk le a Bogdánfy utcáról jobbra a Warga László útra)


(2. Haladjunk végig a Warga László úton)


(3. Különös ismertetőjel a Warga László út végén bal oldalon a kék színű Doboz Büfé)


(4. A BME Q épület a Warga László út végén jobbra)


(5. A BME Q épület fő bejárata)


(6. Lépjünk be a főkapun!)


(7. Menjünk az Aula bal oldali hátsó szárnyas ajtajához)


(8. Az aula bal hátsó szárnyas ajtó)


(9. Földszinti liftek)


(10. Induljunk az 1. emelet felé)


(11. A liftből kiszállva forduljunk jobbra, majd menjünk át a szárnyas ajtón!)


(12. A szárnyas ajtón túl az A123-as tanszéki ajtón lépjünk be, majd forduljunk jobbra)



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