Semiofest 2014 Program Released!

After reviewing many excellent submissions, we are putting together an exciting program. Here are some highlights! Global Meets Local: A Cross-cultural Celebration of Semiotic Thinking DAY 1 AM: TRENDS IN CULTURE – EXPLORING THE HORIZONS OF CHANGE Opening Remarks from Program Chair Vladimir Djurovic, LabbrandNetnography & Structural Semiotics for FB Campaign Evaluation By Anne-Flore Maman Lauraffie, Ph.D, SémioConsultSemiotics […]

Who Are Speaking at Semiofest 2014?

Semiofest has attracted a variety of excellent speakers this year. Check out who they are! View program and presentations at Semiofest 2014 Speakers Andris Teikmanis   Dr. Andris Teikmanis is Vice Rector of the Art Academy of Latvia (since 2007). He is a professor in the fields of Visual Semiotics, Soviet Art History and Art and Design […]

Training: Understanding and Applying Semiotics

Semiofest is proud to announce a semiotics training program (May 25th, 2014), which will introduce participants to semiotics research and interpretive methods from the four perspectives of consumer research, brand strategy, brand communication, and branded design. The trainer for the program is Dr. Anne-Flore Maman Larraufie, Ph.D. a leading practitioner and academic expert in the […]

Shanghai Flaneur Walks

This year at Semiofest, besides the main program, we are bringing you fun extra activities on the 3rd day! With Shanghai Flaneur Walks, we are taking the semiotics discussion into the urban realm and use flânerie as a methodology to decode the city’s signs and symbols. PARAMETERS: Theme: Urban Semiotics Date: May 25, 2014 from 10:00 am to […]

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In just four months, Semiofest will be coming to Shanghai! Although some of us might be wrapping up the New Year celebration, the Chinese New Year is just around the corner. Today, we are going to “celebrate” Chinese New Year with you. Chinese New Year is the longest and most important celebration in the Chinese […]

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In just five months, Semiofest will be coming to Shanghai! This city is known as one of the biggest cities in China and a global financial center. But do you really know Shanghai? What’s the city’s story besides being another metropolis? In the next few months, we’ll bring you to a virtual culture tour to […]