Beleef de gehele breedte van het game-veld! In de week van 27 t/m 31 januari organiseert het Utrecht Center for Game Research diverse game-gerelateerde activiteiten, van retrogames tot wetenschappelijke lezingen.
Maandag 27 januari
13.15-15.00: Game and Media Technology colloquium – location tba
Serious Game Development at IJsfontein, by Jan-Willem Huisman and Evert Hoogendoorn (IJsfontein, Amsterdam).
Dinsdag 28 januari
12.00-14.00: network lunch with game companies – Mezzanine at Minnaert building
Study association Sticky organizes a networking lunch for students, researchers and game companies. Anyone who wants to work in or collaborate with the gaming industry is welcome. While enjoying a free sandwich, you can discuss possible opportunities with developers from the Dutch gaming industry. Game Technology alumni will also be present to show their final projects.
14.00-16.00: Introducing the 9 Special Interest Groups + Launch of the UU game development studio 253Games
Woensdag 29 januari
13.15-15.00 Classic Games, New Technologies – Hall Minaert Building
12 teams of students present and demo their re-designed and developed classic games with new style and technologies
15.15-16.00 Closing ceremony with public award ceremony
Donderdag 30 January
12.00-13.00 Lunch meeting: Introduction to Gamification and Game Based Learning
14.30-17.00 Game Software Project presentations
5 teams of students present the games the games they developed for (external) clients
Zaal Pangea, Victor Koningsbergergebouw, Budapestlaan 4a-b, Utrecht
- 14:30: Welcome and introduction
- 14:45: Project: Out-of-control op het spoor: wat nu?
- 15:05: Project: Play local2Local
- 15:25: Break
- 15:45: Project: A geo-located city application
- 16:05: Project: 3D-Game Gym AI Test Agents
- 16:25: Project: Virtual teaching assistants
- 16:45: Closing
Vrijdag 31 januari
13.00-18.00: Retro Games and Social Event – Downstairs hall of Koningsberger building
AwesomeSpace will set up the hall of the Koningsberger building as a real retro-gamespace. Here you can play famous and unknown retro classics on old game computers! From 16.00, student association Sticky offers drinks at the retro-gamespace.