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Thursday, August 2 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
The Secret Process for Creating Games that Matter

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Jesse Schell, author of The Art of Game Design, and Barbara Chamberlin, head of the Learning Games Lab at New Mexico State University, are collaborating on a project to find best practices for creating educational and transformational games. In this workshop they describe what they have discovered about translating how players need to change into games they love to play. They will lead an interactive workshop with developers on how to work through this design process.

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Barbara Chamberlin

Professor, New Mexico State University
Barbara Chamberlin directs game and media development at New Mexico State University’s Learning Games Lab. The production team works on a variety of content and audiences, most recently completing Math Snacks games for mid school learners (mathsnacks.org). Dr. Chamberlin also conducts... Read More →
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Jesse Schell

CEO, Schell Games
Jesse is the CEO of Schell Games, the largest game design and development company in Pennsylvania. He also serves as Distinguished Professor of the Practice of Entertainment Technology at Carnegie Mellon University. Jesse has worked on a wide variety of innovative game and simulation... Read More →

Thursday August 2, 2018 11:00am - 12:00pm
Media Lab - Silverman Skyline, 6th Floor, Building E14 75 Amherst St, Cambridge, MA 02142, USA

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