Events: 2013

November 9, 2013: Girl Scouts Girltopia LA. I’ll be speaking on a panel about WIGI’s new Girl Scout Game Development patch entitled “From STEM to STEAM.” As a former Girl Scout myself, I’m so happy to see this move forward!

October 3-6, 2013: Indiecade, Culver City. I’ll be speaking on a panel called “Exploring Game Design’s Dark Matter” that will be comprised of folks making and incubating experimental games in academia. I was honored at this IndieCade with the Trailblazer Award.

September 26, 2013: Players and Professors: Follow up to the AERA event, this gathering will extend the conversation about digital media and learning and getting great projects to market. The Game Innovation Lab will be co-hosting with Bill Tierney and Zoe Corwin of the Pullias Center for Higher Education. The Collegeology Games team will be presenting demos of our suite of college access games.

June 25, 2013: Redefining Animation, SAS 2013. I’ll be giving a keynote on Walden, a game, and The Night Journey entitled “Dream Worlds: Imagining the Worlds of Walden and The Night Journey.

June 11, 2013: ESA’s 4th Annual Games & Learning Roundtable at E3. I’ll be talking on a panel with David Sutphen of the Brunswick Group and Bobak Ferdowsi of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (perhaps best known as “mohawk guy”).

April 29, 2013: Players & Professors: Exploring the Future of Digital Media & Learning. I’ll be co-hosting this event at AERA with Bill Tierney and Zoe Corwin of the Pullias Center for Higher Education. The Collegeology Games team will be presenting demos of our suite of college access games.

April 18, 2013: Technoculture, Art and Games Research Centre at Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec. I’ll be presenting Walden, a game as part of an evening of Gaming Utopia with Brian Greenspan. Video available here. I’ll also be visiting Execution Labs while I’m town.

March 25, 2013: Game Developers Conference. I’ll be participating in the Game Design Curriculum Deathmatch with Eric Zimmerman, Mary Flanagan, Noah Wardrip-Fruin and Justin Hall as part of the Education Summit, Game Developer’s Conference.

February 15, 2013: UCSD Center for the Humanities. I’ll be presenting on Walden, a game.