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Check out a cool party reportage

Alternative Party 2009 reportage by "zuulkuul" at YouTube. Thanks for sharing this! You can still add your pictures to our web 2.0 page.

Compo results at Pouet

Here are the results for all of the compos. Great amount of entries with a lot of variety this year. Congratulations to all the winners!

Thank you for great event

This years event is now over. Alternative Party wants to thank all the visitors, speakers, artists, sceners, exhibitors, sponsors, partners and ALL of you for a warm and lovely event we got.

Competition prizes

Below is the prize list for the Alternative Party competitions.

The total value is over 8000 €, including 4500 € in cash.

Alternative Demo Competition

  • First place: 2000 € cash + a Nokia N900
  • Second place: 700 € cash
  • Third placce: 300 € cash

2009/tl_files/partner-logos/turku2011-bw-on-black.gifThe winner of the Alternative Party Demo Competition will automatically participate into one of competition category finals in the Live 2011 Grand Prix Digital Media Art Challenge with the total sum of prizes exceeding 140 000 euros. See also (sorry, Finnish only)

Competition prizes sponsored by Live 2011 and Nokia.

Dynamic demos

  • First place: Nokia N900.
  • First place and other places: Server and other hardware (value over 1000 €)

Competition prizes sponsored by Damicon Kraa and Nokia.

YLE Material Challenge

  • First place only: 1500 € cash

Competition prize sponsored by the Finnish Broadcasting Company YLE.

Supercomputer Competition

  • First prize only: A "hacker-friendly" compact file server based on open source software.
  • A special tour for all participants to see the most powerful computer in Finland, a Cray XT4/XT5 system called Louhi at CSC.

Competition prize sponsored by CSC - IT Center for Science.

3D-Theater Compo

Competition prizes sponsored by Epson.

Themed video competition

  • Prizes: (Unconfirmed. Will be published soon.)

Competition prizes sponsored by Wreck-a-movie.

Wildest Wild Competition

  • Prizes: (Unconfirmed. Will be published soon.)

Competition prizes sponsored by Puputsin Puoti.

Nuskool Music Competition

  • Prizes: Assembly Summer 2010 tickets and scene music.

Competition prizes sponsored by Assembly and Scenesat.

Oldskool Music Competition

  • Prizes: Assembly Summer 2010 tickets and scene music.

Competition prizes sponsored by Assembly and Scenesat.

Realtime Graphics Competition

Competition prizes sponsored by Epson.

Retro Graphics Competition

  • First place: Sony PlayStation 3 Slim 120GB -pelikonsoli
  • Second place: Sony PSP Slim & Lite PSP-3000 (Piano Black)
  • Third place: Apple iPod nano 16GB

Competition prizes sponsored by Nebula.

Cyberpunk Costume Contest

  • Prizes: IRC-Galleria notes ("IRC-Galleria seteleitä")

Competition prizes sponsored by IRC-Galleria.

The Most Obscure Computer Competition

  • First prize: A most obscure, obsolete and oldfashioned item of hardware.

Competition prize sponsored by Damicon Kraa.

Striptease Competition

  • First place: gift certificate (value 100€)
  • Second place: gift certificate (value 50€)
  • Third place: gift certificate (value 50€)

Competition prize sponsored by Bemine.

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