FW: [IxDG SC] FW: invitation: 2-Day Conference by Games For Change -- Oct 21+22
14 Sep 2005 - 10:33pm
10 years ago
I thought the below might interest people. It is an outlier for sure, but I
have definitely been thinking a lot lately about using my powers for good
lately and this looks both interesting and fun.
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>> >> Games for Change Conference (G4C) >> October 21-22 2005 >> New York, NY USA >> >> THIS OCTOBER: The conference dedicated to Social Change through Digital Games >> will explore best practices, successful funding/distribution models, and >> partnership essentials. Here's your chance to: >> a) encounter this new movement first-hand >> [Gov't/Nonprofit/Foundations/Academic/Corporate/Artists] >> b) try the latest games and talk to their designers >> c) learn from leading experts in social-tech innovation (keynote by >> Clay >> Shirky) >> d) join with our community of practice for partnerships and fun (spicy >> food included!) >> >> AND Featuring: >> * INDUSTRY OVERVIEW: by Ian Bogost of Georgia Tech (and CEO of Persuasive >> Games) >> * FUNDING: hear advice from our foundation and government funders panel >> * BIG GAMES: (1) the UN's "Food Force", (2) Int'l Cntr. on >> Nonviolence/BreakAway: "A Force More Powerful" >> * LIVE PLAY: a game created especially for the conference by gameLab >> * FIND FREE RESOURCES: tips and action planning to make this all cheaper >> * CHANGE THEORY: why your game needs a Theory of Change >> * NETWORK: with nonprofits, developers, foundations, academics, artists >> * HOW-TO/SUCCESS: who to partner with, and why -- plus evaluation >> * And much more >> >> Register and read more at our conference website: >>http://www.seriousgames.org/gamesforchange/conference/2005/index.htm >> <http://www.seriousgames.org/gamesforchange/conference/2005/index.htm> >> (Save $50 by registering today!) >> >> Sincerely, >> The G4C Conference Committee >> (Suzanne Seggerman of Web Lab, Scott Bowling of WWWAC, Rachel Sokolow of >> Carnegie Hall/Weill Music Institute, Limor Schafman of World Future >> Society/Keystone Tech, Liam O'Malley of interFUEL, Jacob Troy, Glennette >> Clark >> of LazySmart, Franklin Madison of ITAC, Courtney Peck Peagler , Beth Bryant >> of >> Serious Games Initiative/Digital Mill, Benjamin Stokes of NetAid, Ben Sawyer >> of Serious Games Initiative/Digital Mill, Barry Joseph of Global Kids, Aldrin >> Bonilla of CUNY in the Heights) >> >> >> -- > > ------ End of Forwarded Message > > > _______________________________________________ > Sc-ixdg.org mailing list >Sc-ixdg.org at lists.ixdg.org >http://lists.ixdg.org/listinfo.cgi/sc-ixdg.org