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Foundations of Digital Games 2012

May 29, 2012 - May 30, 2012 | Raleigh, North Carolina, USA

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FDG 2012, the International Conference on the Foundations of Digital Games, is a focal point for academic efforts in all areas of research and education involving games, game technologies, gameplay, and game design. The goal of the conference is the advancement of the study of digital games, including new game technologies, capabilities, designs, applications, educational uses, and modes of play.    

FDG 2012 invites Paper, Poster, Panel, Doctoral Consortium, Demo, and Workshop submissions in all research areas related to games.  This year we are also adding the Research and Experimental Game Festival which will showcase innovation in game design and game technologies.


Conference Chair
Magy Seif El-Nasr, Northeastern University

Program Chairs
Mia Consalvo, Concordia University
Steven Feiner, Columbia University

Doctoral Consortium Chair
Tiffany Barnes, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Workshops Chair
Rafael Bidarra, Delft University of Technology

Industrial Relations/Finance Chairs
Susan Gold, Full Sail University
Kent Foster, Microsoft Game Studios

Local Arrangments Chair
R. Michael Young, North Carolina State University

Pooya Amini, Simon Fraser University/Electronic ArtsLogo Design
Nasim Jahangiri, Simon Fraser University