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Tuesday, July 14 • 6:30pm - 6:50pm
SEL, Neurodiversity, Self Advocacy...and Space Pirates

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It's well known that the autism community has a special connection to games. They give us a place to experience interactions without fear of judgement or rejection. The Social Cipher team ran with that idea, and took it even further. Join Social Cipher Co-Founder and CEO Vanessa Castañeda Gill as she discusses her team's challenges, breakthroughs, and stories of building representative, story-driven educational games for autistic youth–and building her venture as an autistic person herself.

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Vanessa Gill

CEO and Co-Founder, Social Cipher
It's Vanessa Castañeda Gill's mission to unite her passions for art and stories in innovative ways that help people. Learning from her experiences growing up on the autism spectrum, she founded Social Cipher: a video game company that gives neurodivergent youth an empowering, accessible... Read More →

Tuesday July 14, 2020 6:30pm - 6:50pm EDT