⭐ Synergy 2024

Synergy 2024 is an event dedicated to the creative use of the ZX Spectrum, happening 4-5 May 2024 in Cantanhede, Portugal. It will feature international guests, demoscene competitions and creative workshops. It is organized by Associação Inércia and the Load ZX Spectrum Museum in collaboration with Câmara Municipal de Cantanhede.

💬 Talks

We have several talks planned to happen on different topics related to ZX Spectrum. Bridging topics of classic ZX Spectrum videogames, modern ZX Spectrum videogame modding and development, hardware projects related to the ZX Spectrum and the demoscene. Full program and list of speakers will be announced soon.

🧊 Demoscene

The Demoscene is an international computer art subculture focused on producing so-called demos: self-contained, sometimes extremely small, computer programs that display audiovisual content. The purpose of a demo is to show off programming, visual art, and musical skills.

At Synergy 2024 we will have several demoscene activities promoted by Associação Inércia:

🖥️ Get in Touch

Even if you can't make it in person, we will livestream the event on twitch/youtube. Information will be updated on the website when the event starts.

If you have any questions or want to get in touch with the active Portuguese demoscene community you are welcome to join the ScenePT discord server where we have a channel dedicated to Synergy 2024.