Entertainment or Edification: What's the Future of Gaming?

From humble beginnings, games have grown to become the largest media phenomenon in the world, driven by the quest for fun and novel experiences (ok, and ever-better graphics). Yet games can do more than simply entertain, as we are seeing each and every day. So what does the future hold for games, whether from AAA game studios, indie studios or even academic institutions? Join some of the finest minds in the industry as we tackle this question (and a number of others) and maybe leave you edified.


Kathleen Yin [Co-Founder, Serious Games Australia New Zealand], Matthew Lee [Chair, Serious Games, International Game Developers Association], Attila Szantner [CEO, MMOS Sarl, Project Discovery in EVE Online], Paulina Samy [Creative Director, Dragonbear Studios]