CITI Seminar

Brooks, A. L. (Speaker)

Activity: Talks and presentationsTalks and presentations in private or public companies

Description

CITI Seminar: Designing for Fun through Creative Expression and Video Game Play: Interaction Design International Collaboration for Emerging Technologies, CoLab - USA/Portugal An invited speaker series addressing design and computation (especially game environments and interactivity) - Digital Media doctoral program Partners = UT Austin, USA & the New University of Lisbon, & the Technical University of Lisbon PT. 27/5 Anfiteatro A5, IST-Taguspark - Av. Prof. Cavaco Silva, Porto Salvo / invited/hosted by Professor Rui Prada from the Computer Science Department of Instituto Superior Técnico – Technical University of Lisbon (IST-UTL), where he teaches courses on User Centred Design, Social Intelligent Agents and Game Design and Development. Professor Rui Prada research interests are on social intelligence of virtual agents and its application to games. The current research focus is on social power and social identification as means to achieve believability in complex social situations and on the use of online platforms, such as Facebook and OpenSimulator, for serious gaming. Professor Rui Prada is currently the vice-president of the SPCVideojogos (Sociedade Portuguesa de Ciências dos Videojogos).
Period27 May 2011
Event titleCITI Seminar
Event typeConference
LocationLisbon, Portugal