November 2018: Clash of Realities

November 14, 2018
Co-Organization of  Clash of Realities – 9th International Conference on the Art, Technology and Theory of Digital Games as well as chairing the Town Hall Talk with Jesper Juul and Clara Fernandez-Vara. Cologne Game Lab of TH Köln – University of Technology, Arts and Sciences, Schanzenstr. 28, 51063 Köln.

November 2018: Playing Utopia

November 13, 2018
Co-Organization of the Game Studies-Summit Playing Utopia: Futures in Digital Games (with Benjamin Beil and Hanns Christian Schmidt) as well as moderation of the panel with Jesper Juul, Gerald Farca, Alex Gekker and Carmen Ng, Clash of Realities – 9th International Conference on the Art, Technology and Theory of Digital Games, Cologne Game Lab, Schanzenstr. 28, 51063 Köln.

 

October 2018: Immersion

October 10, 2018
Keynote Mediale Immersion. Eine kurze Geschichte, Der Große Immersive Day of Film Festival Cologne, Auditorium Cologne Game Lab, TH Köln, Schanzenstr. 28, 10:15-11 Uhr.

July 2018: Creating Larger Research Units in Game Studies

Introduction of the Cologne Game Lab and participation in the panel Next Level Creating Larger Research Units in Game Studies, organized by Frans Mäyrä, panel with Espen Aarseth, Jen Jensen, Mia Consalvo, Hiroshi Yoshida, DiGRA 2018 – The 11th Digital Games Research Association Conference, University of Turin, Aula Magna, July 27, 2:30 pm to 3:50 pm. More information -> here

June 2018: Games and AI

June 8, 2018
Keynote Digitale Spiele und Künstliche IntelligenzGeschichte und Gegenwart einer interdisziplinären Forschungssymbiose, DAAD-Stipendiatentreffens, TH Köln, Ubierring 48, 6:30-7:00 pm

May 2018: Games Summit

Foto: Land NRW / G. Ortmann

May 9, 2018
Talk Games Education at State Universities in North-Rhine Westphalia, first “Games Summit,” State Chancellery, Duesseldorf, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm