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Thursday, July 16 • 11:30am - 1:00pm
Gaming the System: Making Games about Real-World Systems

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Games are a perfect medium for modeling, exploring, and ultimately changing systems - the hidden dynamics underneath the biggest social issues we face today, from structural racism to climate change. In this workshop we'll translate real-world systems into game-based models, through a series of short systems mapping and game prototyping exercises.

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Colleen Macklin

Associate Professor, The New School
Colleen Macklin is a game designer and Associate Professor in the school of Art, Media and Technology at Parsons School of Design. In 2006 she founded and co-directs PETLab (Prototyping Education and Technology Lab), a lab that develops games for experimental learning and social engagement... Read More →

Thursday July 16, 2020 11:30am - 1:00pm EDT