February 27, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

100+ Thought Leaders from the DOD, Industry and Higher Education To Share
Experience implementing Serious Games July 18-20 at George Mason University

WASHINGTON, DC – February 27, 2017 – More than100 thought leaders driving the adoption of game-based and simulation learning will gather at George Mason University’s Science and Technology Campus in Manassas, Virginia., Tuesday-Thursday, July 18 – 20, 2017.

Speakers include training personnel from the Office of National Intelligence, the Center for Deployment Psychology, Defense University, OPM, UCF and contractors from the Veterans Administration, the Army and the Navy, police departments and prisons as well as companies implementing gamification programs, healthcare providers, researchers, developers, instructional designers and K-12 faculty using games in education.

In addition to the 75 scheduled sessions, attendees will participate in interactive workshops on game design, funding opportunities and contracting tips.  A Game Arcade will feature Gold winners from the annual International Serious Play Awards competition.

The conference is being hosted by the Virginia Serious Games Institute, part of the Computer Design Program within the College of Visual and Performing Arts.

For more information, visit: www.seriousplayconference.com

Contact:

Sue Bohle
Executive Director
Serious Play Conference
sue@seriousplayconf.com
(310) 721 9083