In February 2009, he left Köln after disagreements with club sporting director Michael Meier and manager Christoph Daum. The issue was subject to Antar's commitment to the first-team where which they had spoken to Antar and his adviser. The club's board of directions offered him support and individual training sessions as they felt obliged to fulfill the contractual agreement which initially ran until 30 June 2009, but no contact to him could be made after he did not turn up to the club's training sessions. Antar's agent stated that he had offers from Japan, Russia and China.
Antonio Roda' (1971) received a Master's degree in Electronic Engineering from the University of Padova (1996), and a PhD degree in Audiovisual Studies from the University of Udine (2007). In parallel, he conducted musical studies, graduating in Violin at the Conservatory of Padova (1994) and in Composition at the Conservatory of Verona (2009). He is with the Centro di Sonologia Computazionale and his main research interests are in models for expressiveness in music, affective computing, multimodal interaction, preservation and restoration of audio documents. He has participated in 13 national and international research projects, among them: 2010-2012 DREAM (Digital Reworking/reappropriation of ElectroAcoustic Music), Culture 2007; 2009-2012 SRSnet: Smart Multi-Resource-Aware Sensor Network, Interreg IV; 2005-2006 Preservation and On-line Fruition of the Audio Documents from the European Archives of Ethnic Music, Culture 2000; 2004-2008 ENACTIVE (Enactive Interfaces), European Network of Excellence; 2000-2003 MEGA-Multisensory Expressive Gesture Applications, IST-1999-20410. He is author and co-author of more the 100 papers on national and international journals and peer reviewed conferences. He is currently Associate Professor at the Department of Information Engineering, University of Padova and he is responsible for the courses of "Fundamental of Computer Science" and "Sound design and music technology".
Ziel des Projekts ist die Herstellung eines Freiraums für interkulturellen Dialog und gemeinschaftliches Arbeiten. 22 Gärtnerinnen und Gärtner bewirtschaften seit dem Frühjahr 2009 gemeinsam die Fläche in der Roda-Roda-Gasse. Sie sind Mitglieder des neu gegründeten Vereins, haben eigene Schlüssel für den Garten und können ihn jederzeit nutzen. 781b155fdc