Upcoming & Recent Events
May 21, 2012: Köln International School of Design. I'll be visiting the University while I'm in town for Clash of Realities, giving two talks titles tbd.
May 17, 2012: IT University Copenhagen. I'll be visiting the university for several days and giving a talk, title yet to be decided.
March 27, 2012: Arizona State University and Mesa College, Phoenix. I'll be giving two talks on Provocative Play in Phoenix.
March 11, 2012: SXSW, Austin. I'll be speaking on a panel about Multiplatform Storytelling: Frontline War Stories with Brian Seth Hurst, Lance Weiler, Tim Kring, Dina Benadon and Jon Chu.
March 5, 2012: Game Developers Conference, San Francisco. I'm on the advisory committee for the Education Summit this year, and will also be speaking on a panel called What is a Research Game? with Noah Wardrip-Fruin, Michael Mateas and Zoran Popovic.
March 2, 2012: Digital Media and Learning, San Francisco. I'm on the conference committee this year, and will be part of a panel called This is Not an Orientation: Gameful Layers for the Freshman Experience. The panel will compare two freshmen ARGs, including our Reality Ends Here game from SCA.
February 21, 2012: Sarah Lawrence College, New York. I'll be talking on "Provocations in Play: Experimental Designs from the USC Game Innovation Lab."
November 12, 2011: Chicago Humanities Festival. I'll be presenting on a panel about "Serious Play" with Susana Ruiz and Jane M. Saks. While I'm in Chicago, I'll also be stopping by the University of Chicago's Interactive Media Workshop to talk about works in progress at the Game Innovation Lab.
October 6-9, 2011: Indiecade, Culver City. I'll be presenting a discussion of Halcyon as part of the "Well Played" sessions. Also, our card game Application Crunch is a finalist in the festival! And the Reality Ends Here crew will also be doing a hands-on demo experience of the game and the USC Interactive Media Division will be sponsoring the Night Games!