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IFOG: Speaker Series (CMPS 280A)


Inventing the Future of Games (IFOG): Speaker Series

Cutting edge AI technology. Professionals sharing their experience in the field. Visionaries explaining their trials. The IFOG: Speaker Series is about all of these things, and more. Every Friday morning, we host a guest speaker who presents a thrilling look at the future of games.

The Inventing the Future Of Games: Speaker Series is Fridays from 11:00 - 12:00 pm in E2 180 (The Simularium). While open to all, IFOG can be taken for credit as well. The course is open for undergraduates and graduates; please contact cgpm-info@soe.ucsc.edu for a permission code to enroll. Enrollment is NOT required for attendence, all are welcome to attend - community and students alike!



Kevin Bruner, CTO/Co-Founder/Executive Producer of TellTale Games

"Scoreless" Gaming:  Beyond Video Games to Interactive Storytelling

Missed the event? Read our blog post about it.

October 12, 2012



Thomas Zimmerman, Master Inventor/Researcher of IBM

Video Games and the Human Interface: Past and Future

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October 19, 2012



Robin Hunicke, Co-Founder/Executive Designer of Funomena

Designing for Feeling

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October 26, 2012



Tawny Schlieski, Research Scientist/Media Expert of Intel Lab’s Interaction & Experience
Research Group

The Future of Narrative: Interactive Stories as a Genuinely New Entertainment Form

Missed the event? Read our blog post about it.

November 2, 2012



Andrew Gordon, Research Associate Professor of USC's Institute for Creative Technologies

The Collective Wisdom in Millions of Weblog Narratives

Missed the event? Read our blog post about it.

November 9, 2012



Isa Stamos, Director of Product Development of Double Fine Productions

A Definition of "Production"

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November 16, 2012



 

Lincoln Wallen, Chief Technology Officer of DreamWorks Animation

Frontiers in CG Animation

Missed the event? Read our blog post about it.

November 30, 2012