Guest Talk – George Kalmpourtzis

This week’s colloquium will feature Game Designer and Founder of Infinitivity Design Labs, George Kalmpourtzis, whose lecture is entitled “An Introduction to Educational Game Design”.

Date: 26 Apr 2018 (Thursday)
Time: 09:30 am
Venue: M6094 Future Cinema Studio, Run Run Shaw Creative Media Centre, 18 Tat Hong Avenue, Kowloon Tong

Topic: An introduction to Educational Game Design

About the Speaker: 
George Kalmpourtzis is an award-winning game designer and educator. Finding himself between the fields of education, game studies and user experience, he has been founder, director and board member of several European design studios. He has designed and produced numerous games for computers, consoles, virtual and augmented reality and he is constantly on a journey to discover new opportunities to play! George has been working as a consultant for corporations and non-government institutions around the world, identifying play as a key aspect of human expression and communication. George also holds bachelor’s degrees both in education and engineering, a master’s degree in information systems and a PhD in design pedagogy.