Beyond the conference’s interdisciplinary arrangement, an international dimension was added by two key notes, held by Gerome Guibert and Eva Georgii-Hemming.
During the conference, the executive committee and the advisory board were newly elected for the following two years and now are made up as follows:
Chair: Susanne Binas-Preisendörfer (University of Oldenburg)
General Secretary: Oliver Seibt (Goethe University Frankfurt)
Membership Secretary/Treasurer: Kerstin Klenke (University of Hildesheim)
Publications/Webmaster: David-Emil Wickström (Popakademie Baden-Württemberg, Mannheim)
National Representative Austria: Werner Jauk (University of Graz)
National Representative Germany: Monika Schoop (University of Cologne)
National Representative Switzerland: Thomas Burkhalter (Norient/Bern University of the Arts)
Jan Hemming (University of Kassel)
Christoph Jacke (University of Paderborn)
Sidney Koenig (Student Member, University of Cologne)
Jens Gerrit Papenburg (Humboldt University Berlin)
Sandra Passaro (Stars & Heroes, Berlin)
Another outcome of the plenary meeting was the venue for our second IASPM-D-A-CH conference that will be hosted by the University of Graz, Austria, in 2016.
The Programm can be found at iaspm-dach.net/konferenz-2014/program and the Call at iaspm-dach.net/konferenz-2014/conceptualising-popular-music-oeffnungen-aneignungen-positionen. The flyer with the program can also be downloaded at iaspm-dach.net/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/Flyer_IASPM-Tagung_kleinere-Auflösung.pdf.
The conference was organized in cooperation with