Featured Speakers

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Anita Sarkeesian

Feminist Frequency
Executive Director
avatar for Eve Crevoshay

Eve Crevoshay

Take This
Executive Director
avatar for Chris Milk

Chris Milk

CEO and Co-founder
avatar for Colleen Macklin

Colleen Macklin

The New School
Associate Professor
avatar for Jenova Chen

Jenova Chen

Co-Founder/Creative Director
avatar for Stan Pierre-Louis

Stan Pierre-Louis

Entertainment Software Association
avatar for Asad Malik

Asad Malik

avatar for Hana Pestle

Hana Pestle

Artist / Producer / Streamer
avatar for Katie Salen Tekinbaş

Katie Salen Tekinbaş

University of California, Irvine
Professor, Department of Informatics
avatar for Tracy Fullerton

Tracy Fullerton

USC Game Innovation Lab
avatar for Dr. Adam Gazzaley

Dr. Adam Gazzaley

Neuroscape, UCSF
Professor & Executive Director
avatar for Siobhan Reddy

Siobhan Reddy

Media Molecule
Studio Director
avatar for Leo Olebe

Leo Olebe

Global Director, Games Partnerships
avatar for Mark Barlet

Mark Barlet

The AbleGamers Charity
avatar for Dr. Brennan Spiegel

Dr. Brennan Spiegel

Cedars-Sinai Health System
Director of Health Services
avatar for Jesse Schell

Jesse Schell

Schell Games
avatar for Gordon Bellamy

Gordon Bellamy

Gay Gaming Professionals
avatar for Megan Lawrence

Megan Lawrence

Senior Accessibility Evangelist
avatar for Courtney Cogburn

Courtney Cogburn

Columbia University
Associate Professor
avatar for Nonny de la Peña

Nonny de la Peña

Emblematic Group
CEO & Founder


avatar for Boo Aguilar

Boo Aguilar

Be Earth
avatar for Roger Altizer

Roger Altizer

University of Utah
Associate Professor
avatar for Sarah Applebaum

Sarah Applebaum

School of Interactive Arts
avatar for Dan Ayoub

Dan Ayoub

General Manager of Education
avatar for David Ball

David Ball

SecondMuse - Headstream
Headstream Director
avatar for Dennis Bartels

Dennis Bartels

Managing Director
avatar for Toti Beck

Toti Beck

avatar for Joel Benson

Joel Benson

VR360 Stories
Creative Director
avatar for Ayush Bhargava

Ayush Bhargava

Key Lime Interactive
XR UX Researcher
avatar for Jean-Michel Blottière

Jean-Michel Blottière

G4C Europe
avatar for Josh Bound

Josh Bound

Video Game Clubs of America
avatar for Amir Bozorgzadeh

Amir Bozorgzadeh

avatar for Nichol Bradford

Nichol Bradford

Transformative Tech Lab & Global Ecosystem
Executive Director & Co-Founder
avatar for Asi Burak

Asi Burak

Tilting Point
SVP Business Development
avatar for Robin Burgauer

Robin Burgauer

Inlusio Interactive
avatar for Matthew Seiji Burns

Matthew Seiji Burns

avatar for Aimée-Louise Carton

Aimée-Louise Carton

Co-Founder and CEO
avatar for Raul Carvajal

Raul Carvajal

Games for Change
Festival Producer
avatar for Anne del Castillo

Anne del Castillo

New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment
avatar for Francesco Cavallari

Francesco Cavallari

Video Games Without Borders
avatar for Barbara Chamberlin

Barbara Chamberlin

NMSU Learning Games Lab
Professor, Developer, Researcher
avatar for Awu Chen

Awu Chen

Ama Inc.
Chief Experience Officer
avatar for Michael Cheung

Michael Cheung

Makers Fund
General Partner
avatar for Jongho Choi

Jongho Choi

Kitten Planet
avatar for Brie Code

Brie Code

Founder and CEO
avatar for Cody Coltharp

Cody Coltharp

Smithsonian Institution
Digital Interactive Designer
avatar for Mia Consalvo

Mia Consalvo

Concordia University
avatar for Seth Cooper

Seth Cooper

Northeastern University
Assistant Professor
avatar for Drew Crecente

Drew Crecente

Jennifer Ann's Group
Executive Director
avatar for Jasminka Criley

Jasminka Criley

Indelible Learning
President and CEO
avatar for Giuseppe Crugliano

Giuseppe Crugliano

PlayMagic Ltd
CEO & Creative Director
avatar for Xiaoyu Cui

Xiaoyu Cui

Carnegie Mellon University
avatar for Jesse Damiani

Jesse Damiani

Southern New Hampshire University
Deputy Director of Emerging Technology
avatar for Rhiju Das

Rhiju Das

Stanford University
Associate Professor
avatar for Katie Davis

Katie Davis

University of Washington, Information School
Associate Professor
avatar for Angelina Dayton

Angelina Dayton

The VR Lady
avatar for Sara DeWitt

Sara DeWitt

avatar for Kelli Dunlap

Kelli Dunlap

American University
Adjunct Professor, Clinical Psychologist
avatar for Blair Durkee

Blair Durkee

Special Consultant for Gaming
avatar for Kate Edwards

Kate Edwards

Global Game Jam / Geogrify
Executive Director / CEO
avatar for Lakita Edwards

Lakita Edwards

National Endowment for the Arts
Arts Education Program Specialist
avatar for Jonathan Elmergreen

Jonathan Elmergreen

Higher Education Video Game Alliance
Executive Director
avatar for Nichlas Emmons

Nichlas Emmons

Indian Land Tenure Foundation
Program Officer
avatar for Jonas Eneroth

Jonas Eneroth

avatar for Liv Erickson

Liv Erickson

Staff Product Manager
avatar for Noah Falstein

Noah Falstein

The Inspiracy
avatar for Matt Farber

Matt Farber

University of Northern Colorado
Assistant Professor
avatar for Claudia-Santi  Fernandes

Claudia-Santi Fernandes

play2PREVENT Lab at Yale Center for Health & Learning Games
Associate Director
avatar for Lynn Fiellin

Lynn Fiellin

play2PREVENT Lab at the Yale Center for Health & Learning Games
Founding Director
avatar for Carlos Figueiredo

Carlos Figueiredo

Two Hat (and Fair Play Alliance)
Director, Community Trust & Safety (and Co-founder and Vice Chair for...
avatar for Ivan Filletti

Ivan Filletti

GamingMalta Foundation
Chief Operations Officer
avatar for Nick Fortugno

Nick Fortugno

Chief Creative Officer
avatar for Maxwell Foxman

Maxwell Foxman

Higher Education Video Game Association/University of Oregon
Assistant Professor of Media Studies and Game Studies
avatar for Kai Frazier

Kai Frazier

Kai XR
Founder & CEO
avatar for Nuria Freitas

Nuria Freitas

Devunlimit (Sparky - ChoomChoom)
Chief Marketing Officer
avatar for Saul Pena Gamero

Saul Pena Gamero

The Glimpse Group
Senior Software VR Developer
avatar for Paula Gangopadhyay

Paula Gangopadhyay

Institute of Museum and Library Services
Deputy Director for Museum Services
avatar for Megan Gately

Megan Gately

Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation & Institute
Associate Director of Education
avatar for Regine Gilbert

Regine Gilbert

New York University
Industry Associate Professor
avatar for Vanessa Gill

Vanessa Gill

Social Cipher
CEO and Co-Founder
avatar for Glenn Gillis

Glenn Gillis

Sea Monster
avatar for Renee Gittins

Renee Gittins

Executive Director
avatar for Alton Glass

Alton Glass

GRX Immersive Labs
avatar for David Gochfeld

David Gochfeld

XR Creator
avatar for Olivia Goldman

Olivia Goldman

NeuroStorm Studios
Co-Founder/Chief Creative Officer
avatar for Ron Goldman

Ron Goldman

Co-Founder & Chief Simulation Strategist
avatar for Lindsay Grace

Lindsay Grace

University of Miami
Knight Chair of Interactive Media
avatar for Marie Graham

Marie Graham

The Mount Vernon School
Director of VR/AR Program
avatar for Kishonna Gray

Kishonna Gray

University of Illinois - Chicago
Assistant Professor
avatar for Makeda Mays Green

Makeda Mays Green

Vice President, Nickelodeon Digital Consumer Insights
avatar for Ryan Green

Ryan Green

Numinous Games
Creative Director / Head of Narrative
avatar for Dr. Walter Greenleaf

Dr. Walter Greenleaf

Stanford University Virtual Human Interaction Lab
Neuroscientist, Medical Virtual Reality Expert
avatar for Mark Griswold

Mark Griswold

Case Western Reserve University
avatar for Stefano Gualeni

Stefano Gualeni

Institute of Digital Games - University of Malta
Associate Professor
avatar for Nidhi Gulati

Nidhi Gulati

Project for Public Spaces
Senior Director of Programs and Projects
avatar for Shobhana Gupta

Shobhana Gupta

NASA Headquarters
Open Innovation and Community Applications Manager
avatar for Tania Hack

Tania Hack

Games for Change
Senior Director of Programs
avatar for Ken Hall

Ken Hall

2Dogs Games Ltd.
CEO / Creative Director
avatar for Harry Hamer

Harry Hamer

avatar for Dr. Leah Hanes

Dr. Leah Hanes

Two Bit Circus Foundation
CEO & Chief Juggler
avatar for Stephanie Harvey

Stephanie Harvey

Counter Logic Gaming
Director of Esports Franchise Development and Outreach
avatar for Erin Hawley

Erin Hawley

The Geeky Gimp
Digital Content Producer
avatar for Trinidad Hermida

Trinidad Hermida

Niantic, Inc.
Diversity & Inclusion Program Manager
avatar for Evo Heyning

Evo Heyning

Playable Agency
avatar for Laura Higgins

Laura Higgins

Director of Community Safety and Digital Civility
avatar for Tristin Hightower

Tristin Hightower

Director of Chapter and Special Interest Group Operations
avatar for Celia Hodent

Celia Hodent

Independent Game UX Consultant
avatar for Michaela Holland

Michaela Holland

Immersive/Interactive Storyteller
avatar for Adrian Hon

Adrian Hon

Six to Start
avatar for Grant Hosford

Grant Hosford

CEO & Co-founder
avatar for Keisha Howard

Keisha Howard

avatar for Katy Huang

Katy Huang

University of Miami
Research Assistant
avatar for Steve Isaacs

Steve Isaacs

Bernards Township Board of Education
Teacher, Game Design and Development
avatar for Mimi Ito

Mimi Ito

Connected Learning Lab / UC Irvine
Director / Professor in Residence
avatar for Emilie Joly

Emilie Joly

avatar for Barry Joseph

Barry Joseph

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA)
Director, Digital User Experience
avatar for Matthew Kaplowitz

Matthew Kaplowitz

Bridge Multimedia
CEO and Chief Creative Officer
avatar for Sarah Keating

Sarah Keating

Girl Scouts of the USA
Digital Content Strategy Lead, Girl and Adult
avatar for Daniel Kelley

Daniel Kelley

Associate Director, Center for Technology and Society
avatar for Hyo Taek Kim

Hyo Taek Kim

Growing Seeds Corp.
avatar for Yeon Pyo Kim

Yeon Pyo Kim

Softzen Cp.,Ltd.
avatar for Tai King

Tai King

Cleveland Public Library
avatar for Myeongmi Ko

Myeongmi Ko

StudioCoin corp.
Communication Team Leader
avatar for Anthony Kozak

Anthony Kozak

Ubisoft Montréal
Senior Generalist Developer
avatar for Sarah Krasley

Sarah Krasley

avatar for Georgii Kurgan

Georgii Kurgan

Product Manager
avatar for Myra LalDin

Myra LalDin

avatar for Allisyn Levy

Allisyn Levy

VP, Product Lead
avatar for Jenny Lim

Jenny Lim

Gigantic Mechanic
Game Designer & Producer
avatar for Sharon Lin

Sharon Lin

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
avatar for Jesse Lindsley

Jesse Lindsley

Thrust Interactive
avatar for Dale Linegar

Dale Linegar

Games for Change Asia-Pacific
avatar for Sa Liu

Sa Liu

Interactive Media, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
Assistant Professor
avatar for Kat Lo

Kat Lo

Content Moderation Lead
avatar for David Lobser

David Lobser

Object Normal
Creative Technologist
avatar for Rob Lowe

Rob Lowe

LEGO Ventures
Head of Value Creation
avatar for Carmen MacDougall

Carmen MacDougall

Nuclear Threat Initiative
Vice President, Communications
avatar for Katherine Mahon

Katherine Mahon

HomeAgain VR Foundation
Founder and CEO
avatar for Pamela Martinez

Pamela Martinez

New Mexico State University - Learning Games Lab
Assistant Professor, Learning Technologies
avatar for Winston Matthews

Winston Matthews

Winston Matthews LLC
Founder & CEO
avatar for Tyi McCray

Tyi McCray

CEO, Founder
avatar for Edward Metz

Edward Metz

Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education
Program Manager for Small Business Innovation Research and SBIR and...
avatar for David Miller

David Miller

National Institutes of Health
Program Director
avatar for Michelle Miller

Michelle Miller

Games and Learning
Co-Founder and CEO
avatar for Rebecca Mir

Rebecca Mir

Ad Council
Director, Digital Product Management
avatar for Deepika Mohan

Deepika Mohan

University of Pittsburgh
Associate Professor of Critical Care Medicine and Surgery
avatar for Ernest Moniz

Ernest Moniz

Nuclear Threat Initiative
Co-chair and CEO
avatar for DJ Moreau

DJ Moreau

Games for Change
Senior Director of Programs and Partnerships
avatar for Jessica Murrey

Jessica Murrey

avatar for Davin Myoshi

Davin Myoshi

Co-Founder / CPO
avatar for Elizabeth Newbury

Elizabeth Newbury

The Wilson Center
Director for the Serious Games Initiative
avatar for Mickaël Newton

Mickaël Newton

Ubisoft HQ
CSR Manager
avatar for Jonathan Ogilvy

Jonathan Ogilvy

Little Red Robot
XR Producer
avatar for Christina Oliver

Christina Oliver

Classroom, Inc.
Executive Director
avatar for Sandro Olivieri

Sandro Olivieri

avatar for Maria Burns Ortiz

Maria Burns Ortiz

7 Generation Games
CEO and Co-Founder
avatar for Michael Owen

Michael Owen

avatar for Robin White Owen

Robin White Owen

MediaCombo, Inc.
avatar for Olivier Palmieri

Olivier Palmieri

Ubisoft Montreal
Game Director
avatar for Kavya Pearlman

Kavya Pearlman

XR Safety Initiative
Founder & CEO
avatar for Derrick Pemberton

Derrick Pemberton

Carnegie Mellon University
Game Producer and Designer
avatar for Mike Perrotto

Mike Perrotto

Numinous Games
Development Manager/Producer
avatar for Andy Phelps

Andy Phelps

University of Canterbury and American University
avatar for Peter Pichya

Peter Pichya

Creative Technologist / XR Developer / Experiential Designer
avatar for Rene Pinnell

Rene Pinnell

CEO & Designer
avatar for Susanna Pollack

Susanna Pollack

Games for Change
avatar for Phil Puthumana

Phil Puthumana

avatar for Jeremy Satyawan Putra

Jeremy Satyawan Putra

Video Game Clubs of America
VGC Ambassador
avatar for Samantha Quick

Samantha Quick

Samantha Quick LLC
avatar for Chethan Ramachandran

Chethan Ramachandran

Co-founder and CEO
avatar for Luna Ramirez

Luna Ramirez

Information Technology HS
CTE Teacher
avatar for Parker Ramsey

Parker Ramsey

Entertainment Technology Center
Programmer / Producer
avatar for Manjul Rathee

Manjul Rathee

BFB Labs
avatar for Gabriela Richard

Gabriela Richard

Pennsylvania State University, College of Education
Assistant Professor of Education
avatar for Susan Rivers

Susan Rivers

iThrive Games Foundation
Executive Director & Chief Scientist
avatar for Drew Robarge

Drew Robarge

Smithsonian Institution National Museum of American History
Museum Specialist
avatar for Jessica Robbins

Jessica Robbins

Global Disaster Preparedness Center (IFRC)
Technical Advisor, Preparedness ICTs
avatar for Robbert van Rooden

Robbert van Rooden

Inlusio Interactive
avatar for Marc Ruppel

Marc Ruppel

National Endowment for the Humanities
Senior Program Officer and Lead, Digital Projects for the Public
avatar for Nathan Sawatzky

Nathan Sawatzky

Trust & Safety Lead
avatar for Jasper Schellekens

Jasper Schellekens

Institute of Digital Games - University of Malta
Research Support Officer
avatar for Russell Schilling

Russell Schilling

Innovation Leader for Science and Technology
avatar for Kat Schrier

Kat Schrier

Marist College
Associate Professor/Director of Games
avatar for Gilson Schwartz

Gilson Schwartz

Games for Change Latin America
avatar for Ziba Scott

Ziba Scott

avatar for Linda Sellheim

Linda Sellheim

Epic Games
Education Lead
avatar for Arana Shapiro

Arana Shapiro

Games for Change
Managing Director
avatar for Robin Sharma

Robin Sharma

Gaming Curriculum Developer
avatar for Carrie Shaw

Carrie Shaw

Embodied Labs
avatar for Russell Shilling

Russell Shilling

Innovation Leader for Science and Technology
avatar for Mei Si

Mei Si

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Associate Professor
avatar for Nandini Chatterjee Singh

Nandini Chatterjee Singh

Senior Program Officer
avatar for Yennie Solheim

Yennie Solheim

Niantic, Inc.
Head of Social Impact
avatar for John Spinale

John Spinale

Jazz Ventures
Managing Director
avatar for Peter Stidwill

Peter Stidwill

FableVision Studios
Executive Producer
avatar for Benjamin Stokes

Benjamin Stokes

American University Game Lab
Assistant Professor
avatar for Archie Stonehill

Archie Stonehill

Makers Fund
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