Carles Sora

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Carles Sora works as adjunct lecturer and researcher of interactive communication at the Audiovisual Communication Studies of UPF, where teaches in graduate and postgraduate courses. Sora holds a PhD in Communication in the field of digital temporalities from UPF (2015), an Interdisciplinary Master in Cognitive Systems and Interactive Media from UPF (2009) and a B.S. in Multimedia.

He works as interactive designer, directs and collaborates in interactive projects in contexts such as cultural and scientific dissemination, theater and education. He was founder member of the study Touche.cat (2009) and director of the Digital Technologies for the Stage programme (2010).

Research Lines:

Interactive Documentaries; Digital Time; Interactive Museography; Digital Performance; Digital Humanities; Digital Art, New Media.

Actual teaching at UPF:

  • End-of-Degree Workshop on Interactive Communication, Bachelor's degree in Audiovisual Communication. 
  • 3D animation, Bachelor's degree in Audiovisual Communication.
  • Design and Scripting interactive cultural apps, Bachelor's degree in Audiovisual Communication.
  • Interactive Narratives, Bachelor's degree in Audiovisual Communication.

Past courses at UPF: 

  • Digital Culture, Bachelor's degree in Audiovisual Communication.
  • Real-time audiovisual programming (max/msp/jitter). Master en Digital Arts.
  • Interactive interfaces for digital arts. Master en Digital Arts.
  • Interactive video for performing arts. Postgraduate course in Digital Technologies for the Stage.
  • Director of Postgraduate course in Digital Technologies for the Stage.
  • Video design, Bachelor's degree in Audiovisual Communication.
  • Infographic techniques, Bachelor's degree in Public Relations.

Publicacions

2010

Sora, Carles, and Pere Freixa. "Univers UPF: an inner university visualization project." In ICED 2010, Enhancing Strategies for Global Quality Learning in Higher Education . Barcelona, 2010.

2009

Carreras, Anna, and Carles Sora. "Exploring the boundaries of augmented reality in a magic show performance." In International ConferenceProceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Computer Enterntainment Technology - ACE '09, 441. Athens, GreeceNew York, New York, USA: ACM Press, 2009.
Carreras, Anna, and Carles Sora. "Coupling digital and physical worlds in an AR magic show performance: Lessons learned." In 2009 IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality 2009 - Arts, Media and Humanities2009, 25-28. Orlando, FL, USA: IEEE, 2009.

2008

Sora, Carles. "Set reformulacions per a una dramatúrgia interactiva." In iEnter: About Audiovisual Interactive Entertainment, Barcelona. Grup de Recerca en Imatge, So i Síntesi (GRISS), 2008.
Freixa, Pere, and Carles Sora. "Univers de Comunicació Audiovisual: un projecte transversal de socialització." In Actes del 5è Congrés Internacional de Docència Universitària i Innovació, V CIDUI. Universitat de Lleida, 2008.
Freixa, Pere, and Carles Sora. "Proyecto Universo de la Comunicación Audiovisual: una representación visual, transversal y participativa en la red." In I Jornadas de Innovación Docente aplicada a las Tecnologías de la Información y las Comunicaciones, ID+TIC 2008. Universidad de Alcalá de Henares, 2008.