I usually leave that kind of news to blogs that cater for the web 2.0-ish community but it looks like the upcoming edition of the conference will be different and if all goes as we hope it might even be quite an exciting place to hang around. Brady Forrest hopes to expand the range of the conference to biotech, sensor networks, alternate reality games, visualizations, robotics, policy, human enhancement and clean tech.
Bonus! i am on the program committee so i will fight tooth and nail for good papers coming from the art and the interaction design crowd.
Submit a proposal by September 17, 2007. This way!